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The University of Toledo

Toledo, OH 4-Year Public

About The University of Toledo

The University of Toledo is a public, state school located in the urban setting of Toledo, OH, less than an hour from Detroit.

Founded in 1872, The University of Toledo currently enrolls around 18,417 students a year, including 14,406 undergrads. The institution runs on a semester academic calendar.

The University of Toledo's endowment was valued at $306,920,922 in 2021. For each full-time student, The University of Toledo spends about $11,147.

2021 Admissions Facts About The University of Toledo

Acceptance rate: 95%

Average GPA: 3.54

Early Decision or Early Action: No/No

2022 Regular Decision Notification Date: October 1

What's the acceptance rate at The University of Toledo in 2021?

Admission to The University of Toledo is noncompetitive. The acceptance rate at The University of Toledo is 95 percent.

Admitted students have an average high school GPA of 3.54 on a 4.0 scale.

In 2021, 0 applicants were waitlisted and 0 students were ultimating offered a spot off the waitlist.

Is The University of Toledo a good school?

There is no one way to define a "good" college or university. Admissions difficulty and admitted student statistics can give you a sense of how selective a college is, but they don't tell you how happy or successful students are.

Retention, graduation rates, and job placement statistics can help you understand how satisfied students are with their school experience, and how effectively an institution prepares students for careers.

Retention and graduation rates

About 78 percent of students who start at The University of Toledo come back for their second year of college.

Compare this to the average six-year graduation rate for colleges and universities in the U.S., which is around 61 percent for public schools and 67 percent for private.

Job outcomes and student debt

Job placement and student debt statistics for recent graduates can give you a sense of the return on investment a school offers. In 2020, students graduated with an average of $25,356 in student loans for each student with debt. For context, compare this number with the average national debt, which is around $36,000 per borrower.

Based on this information, how does The University of Toledo sound? Remember, a school that is perfect for one person may not be the right school for another! So the real question to ask yourself: is The University of Toledo a good school for YOU?

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College Info

2801 West Bancroft Toledo, OH 43606-3390

Campus Setting: Urban

The University of Toledo Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to The University of Toledo is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to The University of Toledo is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

The University of Toledo ACT Scores


ACT Range

20 - 26

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

26 and Above


20 to 26


20 and Less


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ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median ACT score of an admitted student to The University of Toledo is 23. Students with an ACT score of 26 and above have a good chance of getting into The University of Toledo. Students with an ACT score that falls between 20 and 26 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 20 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.

The University of Toledo SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

Not available


Math SAT Range

500 - 620


Reading SAT Range

500 - 620

The University of Toledo Tuition & Fees

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State Tuition

Student Life

Wondering what life at The University of Toledo is like? There are approximately 19,782 students enrolled at The University of Toledo, including 15,568 undergraduate students and 4,214 graduate students. 81% percent of students attend school full-time, 79% percent are from OH and 21% percent of students are from other states.


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