University of Akron Main Campus Admission Requirements
Chances of getting into University of Akron Main Campus
Can I get into University of Akron Main Campus? University of Akron Main Campus is an open admission policy institution. Open admission colleges typically have few admission thresholds and will admit all applicants so long as certain minimum requirements are met. New admission is often granted continually throughout the year. Please consult University of Akron Main Campus directly to learn the specifics of its open admission policy.
University of Akron Main Campus SAT Scores
Applicants Submitting SAT17%
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||490|
|SAT Math 25th||500|
|SAT Composite 25th||990|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||620|
|SAT Math 75th||630|
|SAT Composite 75th||1250|
|Average SAT Score||1120|
SAT Scores you need to get in
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to University of Akron Main Campus?
University of Akron Main Campus typically requires applicants to be in the top 62 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 990 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 860. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1120 out of 1600. The school ranks #22 in Ohio for highest average SAT composite score. 17 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|
|1250 and Above||Good||>79%|
|1120 to 1250||Avg +||69%-79%|
|990 to 1120||Avg -||57%-69%|
|860 to 990||Reach||44%-57%|
|Less than 860||Low||<44%|
University of Akron Main Campus ACT Scores
Applicants Submitting ACT95%
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||18|
|ACT Math 25th||17|
|ACT Composite 25th||19|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||25|
|ACT Math 75th||26|
|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 University of Akron Main Campus?
Admission data indicates that University of Akron Main Campus 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. The school ranks #23 in Ohio for highest average ACT composite score. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 95 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to University of Akron Main Campus.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|26 and Above||Good||>80%|
|22 to 26||Avg +||69%-80%|
|19 to 22||Avg -||59%-69%|
|16 to 19||Reach||47%-59%|
|Less than 16||Low||<47%|
Avg. High School GPA3.0
Typical High School GradesB
You will need about average high school grades to get into University of Akron Main Campus. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at University of Akron Main Campus was 3.0 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #53 in Ohio for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as University of Akron Main Campus accepts 69% of students who apply.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Competitiveness|
|3.50 to 3.75||12%||Good|
|3.25 to 3.50||12%||Avg +|
|3.00 to 3.25||13%||Avg +|
|2.75 to 3.00||22%||Avg -|
|2.50 to 2.75||18%||Avg -|
|2.25 to 2.50||7%||Reach|
|2.00 to 2.25||N/A%||Low|
57% of University of Akron Main Campus freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.
|High School Class Rank||Freshmen Within Range|
|Top 10% of class||12%|
|Top 25% of class||30%|
|Top 50% of class||57%|
|Bottom 50% of class||43%|
|Bottom 25% of class||18%|
Applications are DueJul 1, 2020
Days left to Apply165
Applicants have 165 days left until the Fall 2020 term applications are due on Jul 1, 2020.
Seniors, these are the SAT and ACT test dates you can still sit for a test and send your results to University of Akron Main Campus before the Jul 1 application deadline.
|SAT Test Date||Scores Available|
|Mar 14||Mar 27|
|May 2||May 15|
|ACT Test Date||Scores Available|
|Feb 8||Feb 19|
|Apr 4||Apr 14|
|Jun 13||Jun 23|
What are the requirements for admission to University of Akron Main Campus and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Required|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Neither required nor recommended|
|Credit for Life Experiences||Yes|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=200800 IPEDS survey data for University of Akron Main Campus.
Frequently Asked Questions
17% of students submit their SAT scores to University of Akron Main Campus. 95% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
University of Akron Main Campus has an open admission policy. Open admission colleges generally only require a high school diploma or a GED certificate to be admitted.