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Can I get into UH at Hilo? These admission statistics provide an indication how difficult it is to get in and what your chances are. 1,098 out of 1,541 applicants or 71% were admitted making UH at Hilo a moderately competitive school to get into with a good chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements. Academically, it has extremely easy requirements for admission test scores. University of Hawaii at Hilo typically accepts and attracts B+ average high school students. Only 35% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||35%||35%||35%|
What are the SAT and ACT requirements for students to be admitted to University of Hawaii at Hilo and what score do you need to get in? The tables below describe the SAT and ACT test score percentile profile of the Fall 2015 starting class.
Admission data indicates that UH at Hilo regularly accepts students with ACTs of 16 and above. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 13 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 19 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 22 and above have very competitive chances. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 64 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to University of Hawaii at Hilo.
Reporting indicates the school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 910 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 800. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1020 out of 1600. A competitive SAT score is critical as 73 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.
|25th Percentile Score||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Est. Admission Chances|
|22 and Above||Good||>81%|
|19 to 22||Avg +||71%-81%|
|16 to 19||Avg -||59%-71%|
|13 to 16||Reach||46%-59%|
|Less than 13||Low||<46%|
|SAT Score (NEW 1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|1130 and Above||Good||>81%|
|1020 to 1130||Avg +||71%-81%|
|910 to 1020||Avg -||59%-71%|
|800 to 910||Reach||46%-59%|
|Less than 800||Low||<46%|
You will need above average high school grades to get into University of Hawaii at Hilo. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at University of Hawaii at Hilo was 3.34 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as UH at Hilo accepts 71% of students who apply.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Admission Chances|
|3.50 to 3.75||21%||Good|
|3.25 to 3.50||20%||Avg +|
|3.00 to 3.25||20%||Avg -|
|2.75 to 3.00||18%||Reach|
|2.50 to 2.75||3%||Reach|
|2.25 to 2.50||0%||Low|
|2.00 to 2.25||0%||Low|
You have 41 days left until 2017 Fall term applications are due on Jul 1, 2017.
What are the requirements for admission to University of Hawaii at Hilo 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|
Does accept high school AP credits or award dual credit towards both a college and high school degree?
|Credit for Life Experiences||No|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=141565 IPEDS survey data for University of Hawaii at Hilo.