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Union Institute & University

Cincinnati, OH 4-Year Private
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UI&U Admissions

If you are applying to UI&U, there is no application fee, which means it is free to apply.

UI&U Admissions Stats at a Glance

Here's an overiew of some of UI&U's admissions stats.

UI&U 2022 Admissions Statistics
Admissions Test Policy Not optional and are not considered
Waitlist No

Union Institute & University Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Union Institute & University.

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

Applying Early to UI&U?

UI&U does not offer early decision or early action.

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

More on Union Institute & University Admissions

How To Get Into Union Institute & University

Getting into UI&U is not competitive. UI&U has open admissions, which means admission is not competitive and any applicants that met the basic requirements can enroll.

In 2021, UI&U **accepted .

Schools that are not competitive to get into, like UI&U, accept virtually all applicants regardless of high school rank or test scores. Admissions to social work programs is program moderately difficult.

Transferring to Union Institute & University

Transfer student admissions is not competitive.

For Students Waitlisted to UI&U

UI&U has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What's Most Important for Getting Into UI&U?

Colleges consider a range of factors when deciding who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college decides which factors are given the most weight 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 prioritize the areas where you shine.

Admissions Factors at UI&U

What does UI&U 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
Level of Applicant's Interest Very Important
Application Essay Very Important
Recommendation(s) Very Important
Interview Important
Character/Personal Qualities Considered
Work Experience Considered
Extracurricular Activities Considered
Talent/Ability Considered
Volunteer Work Considered

Make sure to check with UI&U for more information on admission factors.

UI&U Application Requirements

To apply to UI&U, all applicants must submit the following items. Double check with UI&U's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.

Area Required Recommended Required for Some Details (If Any)
Letter(s) of Recommendation 1
Transcript of High School Record
Written Essay or Personal Statement
Other Requirements recommendation from program faculty

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into UI&U?

UI&U has not provided an information about GPAs of accepted students. Any questions regarding applicant expectations should be addressed directly with the school.

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

UI&U does not consider ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.

UI&U 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.

More Information on Transferring to Union Institute & University

For transfer students, it is not competitive to get admitted to UI&U. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.

Transfer students can enroll in UI&U during the following terms:

• Fall Term

• Winter Term

• Spring Term

• Winter Term

• Summer Term

UI&U Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to UI&U?

✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to UI&U.

Does UI&U accept transfer credits?

✅ UI&U accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. UI&U accepts:

• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES • Life Long Learning Credit • Excelsior College Examinations

Does UI&U accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?

❌ UI&U does not accept International Baccalaureate credits but does accept Advanced Placement (AP) credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to UI&U?

✅ UI&U is not test optional. Test scores will not be considered during the admissions process, even if you submit them.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at UI&U?

❌ UI&U does not offer early decision.

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UI&U Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Open Admission



UI&U Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to UI&U is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to UI&U is Continuous processing.

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

UI&U SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

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Math SAT Range

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Reading SAT Range

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Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)

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