Asheville, North Carolina
University of North Carolina at Asheville Admission Requirements
Chances of getting into University of North Carolina at Asheville
|Applicant Competition||Very Low|
How hard is it to get into University of North Carolina at Asheville and can I get accepted? The school has a 80% acceptance rate. Last year, 2,763 out of 3,437 applicants were admitted making University of North Carolina at Asheville an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements. Academically, it has difficult requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 34 percent. University of North Carolina at Asheville typically accepts and attracts "A-" average high school students. Only 23% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the top quarter of their high school class.
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University of North Carolina at Asheville SAT Scores
Applicants Submitting SAT52%
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||590|
|SAT Math 25th||560|
|SAT Composite 25th||1150|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||690|
|SAT Math 75th||630|
|SAT Composite 75th||1320|
|Average SAT Score||1240|
SAT Scores you need to get in
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to University of North Carolina at Asheville?
University of North Carolina at Asheville typically requires applicants to be in the top 32 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1150 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 1060. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1240 out of 1600. 52 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.
|SAT Score (1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|1320 and Above||Good||>87%|
|1235 to 1320||Avg +||80%-87%|
|1150 to 1235||Avg -||70%-80%|
|1065 to 1150||Reach||58%-70%|
|Less than 1065||Low||<58%|
University of North Carolina at Asheville ACT Scores
Applicants Submitting ACT46%
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||22|
|ACT Math 25th||21|
|ACT Composite 25th||22|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||29|
|ACT Math 75th||26|
|ACT Composite 75th||28|
|Average ACT Score||25|
ACT Scores needed to get accepted
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into University of North Carolina at Asheville?
Admission data indicates that University of North Carolina at Asheville regularly accepts students with ACT's of 22 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 37 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 19 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 25 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 28 and above have very competitive chances. 46 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to University of North Carolina at Asheville.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|28 and Above||Good||>87%|
|25 to 28||Avg +||80%-87%|
|22 to 25||Avg -||70%-80%|
|19 to 22||Reach||58%-70%|
|Less than 19||Low||<58%|
Avg. High School GPA3.98
Typical High School GradesA-
You will need exceptionally good grades to get into University of North Carolina at Asheville. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at University of North Carolina at Asheville was 3.98 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily A- students are accepted and ultimately attend. If your high school grades are above the average 3.98 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as University of North Carolina at Asheville accepts 80% of all applicants.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Admission Chances|
|3.50 to 3.75||18%||Avg -|
|3.25 to 3.50||8%||Reach|
|3.00 to 3.25||3%||Reach|
|2.75 to 3.00||2%||Reach|
|2.50 to 2.75||N/A%||Low|
|2.25 to 2.50||N/A%||Low|
|2.00 to 2.25||N/A%||Low|
54% of University of North Carolina at Asheville freshman were in the top twenty five percent of their high school graduating class.
|High School Class Rank||Freshmen Within Range|
|Top 10% of class||22%|
|Top 25% of class||54%|
|Top 50% of class||90%|
|Bottom 50% of class||10%|
|Bottom 25% of class||1%|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||22%||27%||23%|
Applications were DueFeb 15, 2019
Days left to ApplyNone
The application deadline for Fall 2019 has passed. Applications were due on Feb 15, 2019.
What are the requirements for admission to University of North Carolina at Asheville and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Required|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Required|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Neither required nor recommended|
|Credit for Life Experiences||No|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=199111 IPEDS survey data for University of North Carolina at Asheville.