|Applicant Competition||Very Low|
How hard is it to get into UW-Superior and can I get accepted? The school has a 78% acceptance rate ranking it #27 in Wisconsin for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 904 out of 1,165 applicants were admitted making University of Wisconsin Superior 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 56 percent. University of Wisconsin Superior typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Only 36% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the top half of their high school class.
Find out which students are getting accepted at UW-Superior, which are not, and how your GPA, SAT, or ACT scores compare.
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|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||N/A|
|SAT Math 25th||N/A|
|SAT Composite 25th||N/A|
|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|
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||17|
|ACT Math 25th||18|
|ACT Composite 25th||19|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||24|
|ACT Math 75th||25|
|ACT Composite 75th||24|
|Average ACT Score||21|
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into UW-Superior?
Admission data indicates that UW-Superior 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 24 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #26 in Wisconsin for highest average ACT composite score. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 83 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to University of Wisconsin Superior.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2018 starting class
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|24 and Above||Good||>87%|
|21 to 24||Avg +||78%-87%|
|19 to 21||Avg -||70%-78%|
|17 to 19||Reach||60%-70%|
|Less than 17||Low||<60%|
What GPA do you need to get into University of Wisconsin Superior?
Applicants require above average high school grades to get into UW-Superior. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at University of Wisconsin Superior was 3.25 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #24 in Wisconsin for highest average GPA. If your high school grades are above the average 3.25 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as UW-Superior accepts 78% of all applicants.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Competitiveness|
|3.50 to 3.75||15%||Good|
|3.25 to 3.50||19%||Avg +|
|3.00 to 3.25||18%||Avg -|
|2.75 to 3.00||25%||Avg -|
|2.50 to 2.75||5%||Reach|
|2.25 to 2.50||N/A%||Reach|
|2.00 to 2.25||N/A%||Reach|
GPA Data Source, Wintergreen Orchard House
73% of University of Wisconsin Superior freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.
|High School Class Rank||Freshmen Within Range|
|Top 10% of class||10%|
|Top 25% of class||17%|
|Top 50% of class||73%|
|Bottom 50% of class||27%|
|Bottom 25% of class||6%|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||33%||41%||36%|
The application deadline for Fall 2020 has passed. Applications were due on Aug 1, 2020.
What are the requirements for admission to University of Wisconsin Superior and what student information is used for admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Required|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Required|
|Recommendations||Neither required nor recommended|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Neither required nor recommended|
|Credit for Life Experiences||Yes|
|Subject||Percent of Class|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=240426 IPEDS survey data for University of Wisconsin Superior.
83% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
78% of those who apply are granted admission to UW-Superior. Admission competition is and the college has easy admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have ACT scores between 19 and 24. 83% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.