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Colleges / Union University

Union University

Jackson, TN 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate53%

About Union University

Union University is a private, religious university in the suburb of Jackson, Tennessee. Union University was founded in 1823. The college currently enrolls around 2,730 students a year, including 1,899 undergrads.

Union University Acceptance Rate 2022

It is moderately difficult to get into Union University. The acceptance rate at Union University is 53%. In 2022, 1,479 out of 2,814 total applicants were accepted.

Union University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 53%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.8
Test Optional Yes
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 14.5%

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Union University is located in the town of Jackson, Tennessee, near Memphis.

If you would like to see Union University for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 40 to Jackson, or book a flight to the nearest airport, McKellar-Sipes Regional.

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College Info

1050 Union University Drive Jackson, TN 38305-3697

Campus Setting: Suburban

Union University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

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Transfer Applications are Due

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

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

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Union University SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

1100 - 1360


Math SAT Range

530 - 670


Reading SAT Range

570 - 700

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

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1360 and Above


1100 to 1360


1100 and Less


SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for Union University students is 1225. Applicants with SAT scores of 1360 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Union University, while applicants with SAT scores between 1100 to 1360 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 1100 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Union University.

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Union University is like? There are approximately 2,730 students enrolled at Union University, including 1,899 undergraduate students and 831 graduate students. 82% percent of students attend school full-time, 63% percent are from TN and 37% percent of students are from other states.


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