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Private 4 Year

Utica College Admission Requirements

Utica, New York

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Chances of getting into Utica College

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
86.8%
Admission Difficulty for Utica College
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsUnavailable
Applicant CompetitionVery Low
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How hard is it to get into Utica College and can I get accepted? The school has a 87% acceptance rate ranking it #138 in New York for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 3,332 out of 3,837 applicants were admitted making Utica College an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements. Utica College typically accepts and attracts "B-" average high school students. Only 15% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the top half of their high school class.

Test Optional

Submission of SAT or ACT scores is recommended but not required for admission to Utica College. If you submit test scores, they will be considered with your application.

Utica College SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
Not Reported
Applicants Submitting SAT
-
SAT Scores for Utica College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th N/A
SAT Math 25th N/A
SAT Composite 25th N/A
SAT Scores for Utica College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th N/A
SAT Math 75th N/A
SAT Composite 75th N/A
Average SAT Score N/A
Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class

Utica College ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
Not Reported
Applicants Submitting ACT
-
ACT Scores for Utica College
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th N/A
ACT Math 25th N/A
ACT Composite 25th N/A
ACT Scores for Utica College
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th N/A
ACT Math 75th N/A
ACT Composite 75th N/A
Average ACT Score N/A
Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class

Utica College GPA

Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
2.94
Typical High School Grades
B-

What GPA do you need to get into Utica College?

You can get into Utica College with slightly below average high school grades. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Utica College was 2.94 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B- students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #101 in New York for highest average GPA. If your high school grades are above the average 2.94 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as Utica College accepts 87% of all applicants.

 What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA's for admitted Utica College students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Competitiveness
3.75+ 9% Good
3.50 to 3.75 12% Good
3.25 to 3.50 8% Good
3.00 to 3.25 33% Avg +
2.75 to 3.00 13% Avg -
2.50 to 2.75 21% Avg -
2.25 to 2.50 2% Reach
2.00 to 2.25 N/A% Reach

GPA Data Source, Wintergreen Orchard House

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High School Class Rank

60% of Utica College freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.

High School Class Rank for admitted Utica College students
High School Class Rank Freshmen Within Range
Top 10% of class 11%
Top 25% of class 28%
Top 50% of class 60%
Bottom 50% of class 40%
Bottom 25% of class 16%
Data Source, Wintergreen Orchard House

Applying

Admission Statistics

Utica College admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 2,081 1,756 3,837
Accepted 1,819 1,513 3,332
Acceptance Rate 87% 86% 87%
Enrolled 241 274 515
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 13% 18% 15%
Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class

Application Fee

The cost for prospective students to apply to Utica College is $40.

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Utica College and what student information is used for admission decisions?

Utica College Admission Requirements
Test Scores Recommended
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Recommended
Completion of College Preparatory Program Recommended
Recommendations Required
Demonstration of Competencies Recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Utica College
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=197045 IPEDS survey data for Utica College.

FAQs

What is my chance of getting into Utica College?

87% of those who apply are granted admission to Utica College. Admission competition is and the college has unavailable admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.