Chances of getting into University of Nebraska at Omaha

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
86.5%
Admission Difficulty for University of Nebraska at Omaha
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsEasy
Applicant CompetitionVery Low

How hard is it to get into UNOMAHA and can I get accepted? The school has a 87% acceptance rate. Last year, 7,924 out of 9,158 applicants were admitted making University of Nebraska at Omaha an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements.  Academically, it has easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 65 percent. University of Nebraska at Omaha typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students. Only 27% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the top half of their high school class.

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UNOMAHA SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
920-1170
Applicants Submitting SAT
1%
SAT Scores for University of Nebraska at Omaha
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 460
SAT Math 25th 460
SAT Composite 25th 920
SAT Scores for University of Nebraska at Omaha
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 600
SAT Math 75th 570
SAT Composite 75th 1170
Average SAT Score 1050

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What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to University of Nebraska at Omaha?

University of Nebraska at Omaha typically requires applicants to be in the top 74 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 920 on a 1600 scale, below which admission should be considered a reach. We estimate some students could be accepted with SAT's as low as 790. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1050 out of 1600. 1 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school. Note: SAT scores presented on this page have been adjusted upwards per the College Board's concordance tables for test takers after March 2016.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

University of Nebraska at Omaha admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1170 and Above Good >92%
1045 to 1170 Avg + 87%-92%
920 to 1045 Avg - 80%-87%
795 to 920 Reach 70%-80%
Less than 795 Low <70%
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UNOMAHA ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
19-26 
Applicants Submitting ACT
97%
ACT Scores for University of Nebraska at Omaha
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 18
ACT Math 25th 17
ACT Composite 25th 19
ACT Scores for University of Nebraska at Omaha
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 26
ACT Math 75th 25
ACT Composite 75th 26
Average ACT Score 22

ACT Scores needed to get accepted

What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into UNOMAHA?

Admission data indicates that UNOMAHA regularly accepts students with ACT's of 19 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 56 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 16 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 22 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 26 and above have very competitive chances. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 97 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to University of Nebraska at Omaha.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

University of Nebraska at Omaha admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
26 and Above Good >92%
22 to 26 Avg + 87%-92%
19 to 22 Avg - 81%-87%
16 to 19 Reach 73%-81%
Less than 16 Low <73%
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Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
3.4
Typical High School Grades
B+

You will need above average high school grades to get into University of Nebraska at Omaha. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at University of Nebraska at Omaha was 3.4 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. If your high school grades are above the average 3.4 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as UNOMAHA accepts 87% of all applicants.

 What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA's for admitted University of Nebraska at Omaha students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Admission Chances
3.75+ 30% Good
3.50 to 3.75 16% Avg +
3.25 to 3.50 14% Avg +
3.00 to 3.25 15% Avg -
2.75 to 3.00 18% Avg -
2.50 to 2.75 6% Reach
2.25 to 2.50 1% Reach
2.00 to 2.25 N/A% Low

High School Class Rank

75% of University of Nebraska at Omaha freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.

High School Class Rank for admitted University of Nebraska at Omaha students
High School Class Rank Freshmen Within Range
Top 10% of class 15%
Top 25% of class 40%
Top 50% of class 75%
Bottom 50% of class 25%
Bottom 25% of class 7%

Admission Statistics

University of Nebraska at Omaha admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 5,098 4,060 9,158
Accepted 4,452 3,472 7,924
Acceptance Rate 87% 86% 87%
Enrolled 1,189 911 2,100
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 27% 26% 27%

Fall 2019 Application Deadline

Applications are Due
Aug 1, 2019
Days left to Apply
10

Applicants have 10 days left until the Fall 2019 term applications are due on Aug 1, 2019.

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to University of Nebraska at Omaha and what considerations affect admission decisions?

University of Nebraska at Omaha Admission Requirements
Test Scores Required
High School GPA Recommended
High School Class Rank Required
Completion of College Preparatory Program Required
Recommendations Recommended
Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at University of Nebraska at Omaha
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=181394 IPEDS survey data for University of Nebraska at Omaha.