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Can I get into University of Memphis? These admission statistics provide an indication how difficult it is to get in and what your chances are. 6,632 out of 16,672 applicants or 40% were admitted making University of Memphis a more competitive school to get into with a lesser chance of acceptance for average applicants. Academically, it has average requirements for admission test scores. University of Memphis typically accepts and attracts B+ average high school students. Only 32% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||30%||35%||32%|
What are the SAT and ACT requirements for students to be admitted to University of Memphis 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 Memphis regularly accepts students with ACTs of 19 and above. 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 25 and above have very competitive chances. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 96 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to University of Memphis.
Reporting indicates the school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 960 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 830. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1090 out of 1600. 5 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|
|25 and Above||Good||>53%|
|22 to 25||Avg +||40%-53%|
|19 to 22||Avg -||28%-40%|
|16 to 19||Reach||19%-28%|
|Less than 16||Low||<19%|
|SAT Score (NEW 1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|1220 and Above||Good||>53%|
|1090 to 1220||Avg +||40%-53%|
|960 to 1090||Avg -||28%-40%|
|830 to 960||Reach||19%-28%|
|Less than 830||Low||<19%|
You will need above average high school grades to get into University of Memphis. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at University of Memphis was 3.33 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. Even with a competitive GPA, admission to University of Memphis will be challenging as the school denies more applicants than it admits.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Admission Chances|
|3.50 to 3.75||16%||Avg +|
|3.25 to 3.50||17%||Avg +|
|3.00 to 3.25||16%||Avg -|
|2.75 to 3.00||21%||Reach|
|2.50 to 2.75||3%||Reach|
|2.25 to 2.50||0%||Low|
|2.00 to 2.25||0%||Low|
You have 42 days left until 2017 Fall term applications are due on Jul 1, 2017.
What are the requirements for admission to University of Memphis 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||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=220862 IPEDS survey data for University of Memphis.