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Can I get into University of Nevada-Reno? These admission statistics provide an indication how difficult it is to get in and what your chances are. 8,208 out of 10,454 applicants or 79% were admitted making University of Nevada Reno an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements. Academically, it has challenging requirements for admission test scores. University of Nevada Reno typically accepts and attracts B+ average high school students. Only 47% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||45%||50%||47%|
What are the SAT and ACT requirements for students to be admitted to University of Nevada Reno 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 University of Nevada-Reno regularly accepts students with ACTs of 21 and above. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 18 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 24 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 26 and above have very competitive chances. 60 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to University of Nevada Reno.
Reporting indicates the school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1050 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 945. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1155 out of 1600. A competitive SAT score is critical as 76 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|
|26 and Above||Good||>88%|
|23 to 26||Avg +||79%-88%|
|21 to 23||Avg -||71%-79%|
|19 to 21||Reach||62%-71%|
|Less than 19||Low||<62%|
|SAT Score (NEW 1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|1260 and Above||Good||>86%|
|1155 to 1260||Avg +||79%-86%|
|1050 to 1155||Avg -||69%-79%|
|945 to 1050||Reach||57%-69%|
|Less than 945||Low||<57%|
You will need above average high school grades to get into University of Nevada Reno. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at University of Nevada Reno was 3.37 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. If your high school grades are above the average 3.37 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as University of Nevada-Reno accepts 79% of all applicants.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Admission Chances|
|3.50 to 3.75||23%||Good|
|3.25 to 3.50||22%||Avg +|
|3.00 to 3.25||20%||Avg -|
|2.75 to 3.00||15%||Reach|
|2.50 to 2.75||2%||Reach|
|2.25 to 2.50||0%||Low|
|2.00 to 2.25||0%||Low|
You have 9 days left until 2017 Fall term applications are due on May 31, 2017.
What are the requirements for admission to University of Nevada Reno and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Neither required nor recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Required|
|Recommendations||Neither required nor recommended|
|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||Yes|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=182290 IPEDS survey data for University of Nevada Reno.