The acceptance rate at OU is 83%. It ranks #0 in Oklahoma for lowest rate of acceptance. University of Oklahoma Norman Campus is an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance if you meet the admission requirements. Last year, 12,883 out of 15,451 applicants were admitted.
The school has difficult admission requirements for SAT and ACT scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 36 percent (SAT 1100/1300 ACT 23/29). University of Oklahoma Norman Campus typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students with an average GPA around 3.63. Most incoming freshmen graduate in the top quarter of their high school class. 34% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
The OU application fee is $40 and applications are due by Apr 1.
Submission of SAT or ACT scores is not required for admission to University of Oklahoma Norman Campus. If you submit test scores, they will be considered with your application, but they are not mandatory. 34% of students submitted SAT scores and 84% submitted ACT scores for admission for the 2021/2022 academic year..
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||560|
|SAT Math 25th||540|
|SAT Composite 25th||1100|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||650|
|SAT Math 75th||650|
|SAT Composite 75th||1300|
|Average SAT Score||1200
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to University of Oklahoma Norman Campus?
University of Oklahoma Norman Campus typically prefers applicants to be in the top 41 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1100 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 1000. The average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1200 out of 1600. OU ranks #0 in Oklahoma for highest average SAT composite score. 34 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.
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|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||22|
|ACT Math 25th||21|
|ACT Composite 25th||23|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||30|
|ACT Math 75th||27|
|ACT Composite 75th||29|
|Average ACT Score||26
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into OU?
Admission data indicates that OU regularly accepts students with ACT's of 23 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 32 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 20 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 26 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 29 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #0 in Oklahoma for highest average ACT composite score. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 84 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to University of Oklahoma Norman Campus.
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What GPA do you need to get into University of Oklahoma Norman Campus?
Applicants require very good grades in high school to get into OU. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at University of Oklahoma Norman Campus was 3.63 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #0 in Oklahoma for highest average GPA. If your high school grades are above the average 3.63 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as OU accepts 83% of all applicants.
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|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Competitiveness|
|3.75 to 3.99||32.9%||Avg +|
|3.50 to 3.74||25.1%||Avg -|
|3.25 to 3.49||16.4%||Reach|
|3.00 to 3.24||9.3%||Reach|
|2.50 to 2.99||4.1%||Reach|
|2.00 to 2.49||0.2%||Reach|
|1.00 to 1.99||0%||Reach|
|less than 1.00||0%||Reach|
GPA Data Source, Peterson's Data 2021
62.2% of University of Oklahoma Norman Campus 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||31.2%|
|Top 25% of class||62.2%|
|Top 50% of class||91%|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||33%||36%||34%|
Applicants have 122 days left until the Fall 2022 term applications are due on Apr 1, 2023.
The cost for prospective students to apply to University of Oklahoma Norman Campus is $40.
What are the requirements for admission to University of Oklahoma Norman Campus and what student information is used for admission decisions?
|Test Scores||Considered but not required|
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Considered but not required|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Recommended|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Recommended|
|Credit for Life Experiences||Yes|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=207500 IPEDS survey data for University of Oklahoma Norman Campus.
34% of students submit their SAT scores to OU. 84% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
83% of those who apply are granted admission to OU. Admission competition is and the college has difficult admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 1100 and 1300. 34% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have ACT scores between 23 and 29. 84% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.