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Colleges / Robert Morris University Illinois

Robert Morris University Illinois

Chicago, IL 4-Year Private

RMC Admissions

If you are considering submitting an application to RMC, the fee for the application is $20.

RMC Admissions Stats at a Glance

The following is an overiew of some of RMC's admissions stats.

RMC 2022 Admissions Statistics
Mean Unweighted GPA 2.7
Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class 3%
Admissions Test Policy Not optional and are considered
Applicants Who Submit ACTs 67%
Waitlist Yes

Robert Morris University Illinois Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Robert Morris University Illinois.

Application Type Offered Application Deadline Notification Deadline
Early Decision I No –– ––
Early Decision II –– –– ––
Early Action No –– ––

Want to Apply Early to RMC?

RMC does not offer early decision or early action.

➡️ See a list of some top colleges that accept significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.

More on Robert Morris University Illinois Admissions

Is RMC Difficult To Get Into?

Getting into RMC is not difficult. RMC evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny or waitlist.

In 2021, RMC accepted 16% of students, about 427 from the 2,705 applicants.

Schools that are not difficult to get into, like RMC, accept up to 95% of applicants. Most admitted students scored at most a 1010 on the SAT and a 19 on the ACT. Admissions to nursing program is program moderately difficult.

Transferring to Robert Morris University Illinois

It is not difficult to be admitted as a transfer student.

For Students Waitlisted to RMC

RMC has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What Does RMC Look For in an Applicant?

Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college has a different way of determining which factors are they consider most important when choose which applicants to admit, and which to deny. When assembling your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and apply to colleges that put the most emphasis on the areas where you're strong.

Admissions Factors at RMC

What does RMC consider during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.

Admissions Factor Level
Academic GPA Very Important
Class Rank Very Important
Interview Very Important
Rigor of Secondary School Record Very Important
Level of Applicant's Interest Important
Character/Personal Qualities Considered
Work Experience Considered
Extracurricular Activities Considered
Talent/Ability Considered
Standardized Test Scores Considered
Volunteer Work Considered

Make sure to check with RMC for more information on admission factors.

RMC 2022-2023 Application Requirements

To apply to RMC, all applicants must submit the following items. Check in with RMC's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.

Area Required Recommended Required for Some Details (If Any)
Transcript of High School Record

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into RMC?

Students admitted to RMC have an average unweighted GPA of 2.7.

Out of all students that were admitted, 71% submitted a class rank. At RMC 3% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 10% were in the top 25% and 40% were in the top 50%.

GPAs of Admitted Students

At Robert Morris University Illinois, student GPAs fall in the following ranges.

GPA Percent of Students
4.0 GPA ––
3.75 and 3.99 ––
3.50 and 3.74 ––
3.25 and 3.49 ––
3.00 and 3.24 ––
2.50 and 2.9 ––
2.00 and 2.49 ––

This chart depicts the percentage of all enrolled, degree-seeking, first-time, first year (freshmen) students who had high school grade point average within the given ranges.

Note: Some schools choose not release this information. If you have any questions regarding missing numbers, be sure to reach out to RMC directly.

About GPAs

Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that reflects your high school academic performance. A weighted GPA or an unweighted GPA are the two possible GPA scores considered by colleges.

An unweighted GPA is an average of your scores from each class on a four-point scale. Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0. A weighted GPA considers your average grade and the difficulty of your classes. A weighted GPA boosts your average by adding extra points for honors or Advanced Placement courses.

Standardized Test Scores

RMC considers standardized tests scores during the admissions process.

RMC does not have a test optional admissions policy. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not. 67% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.

What is a Good SAT Score for RMC?

What is a Good ACT Score for RMC?

To be most competitive at RMC, you should strive to earn between 16 and 20 on the ACT.

An ACT score of 20 means you fall in the 75th percentile for RMC's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 20, and three out of four students scored lower than 20 on the ACT.

A 16 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for RMC students. Only one out of every four students scored below 16.

Want To Bring Up Your ACT Score? Access ACT practice tests and study tips and see upcoming ACT test dates.

More Information on Transferring to Robert Morris University Illinois

For transfer students, it is not difficult to get admitted to RMC. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.

Transfer students can enroll in RMC during the following terms:

• Fall Term

• Winter Term

• Spring Term

• Winter Term

• Summer Term

RMC Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to RMC?

✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to RMC.

Does RMC accept transfer credits?

✅ RMC accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. RMC accepts:

• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES

Does RMC accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?

❌ RMC does not accept International Baccalaureate credits but does accept Advanced Placement (AP) credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to RMC?

✅ RMC is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.

What is RMC's acceptance rate?

✅ RMC's acceptance rate is 16%.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at RMC?

❌ RMC does not offer early decision.

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