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University of Baltimore Admissions

If you are thinking about applying to University of Baltimore, the application fee costs $30.

Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students with financial need may qualify for for an application fee waiver.

University of Baltimore Admissions Stats at a Glance

University of Baltimore 2021 Admissions Statistics
Mean Unweighted GPA 2.9
Admissions Test Policy Not optional and are considered
Applicants Who Submit SATs 89.7%
Applicants Who Submit ACTs 10.3%
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Applying Early to University of Baltimore?

University of Baltimore does not offer early decision or early action.

Some students apply to college early because they believe it will help their chances. Early deadlines may increase the chance of being admitted, since applying early shows your are very interested in a school, and your application is being considered before all the regular decision applicants apply.

See a list of some selective colleges that admit significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.

Is University of Baltimore Hard To Get Into?

It is slightly difficult to get into University of Baltimore. University of Baltimore evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.

In 2021, University of Baltimore accepted 60% of students, around 482 of the 806 students who applied.

Schools that are slightly difficult to get into, like University of Baltimore, 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 jurisprudence, forensic studies programs is program moderately difficult.

It is slightly difficult to be admitted as a transfer student.

What Does University of Baltimore 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 in the admissions process. When creating 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 admissions factors where you shine.

Admissions Factors at University of Baltimore

Admissions Factor Level
Academic GPA Very Important
Alumni/ae Relations Not Considered
Character/Personal Qualities Very Important
Geographical Residence Not Considered
Class Rank Not Considered
Work Experience Not Considered
Extracurricular Activities Important
Level of Applicant's Interest Important
Application Essay Very Important
First Generation Not Considered
Interview Important
Racial/Ethnic Status Not Considered
Recommendation(s) Considered
Religious Affiliation/Commitment Not Considered
Rigor of Secondary School Record Considered
State Residency Not Considered
Talent/Ability Important
Standardized Test Scores Very Important
Volunteer Work Not Considered

University of Baltimore Application Requirements

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

Area Required Recommended Required for Some Details (If Any)
Written Essay or Personal Statement
Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale) 3
Interview
Other Requirements
Letter(s) of Recommendation 2
Transcript of High School Record

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into University of Baltimore?

Students admitted to University of Baltimore have an average unweighted GPA of 2.9.

Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.

University of Baltimore does consider ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.

University of Baltimore 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.

In 2011, 89.7% of University of Baltimore's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 10.3% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.

What's a Good SAT Score for University of Baltimore?

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What's a Good ACT Score for University of Baltimore?

To be most competitive at University of Baltimore, you should strive to earn between 18 and 22 on the ACT.

An ACT score of 22 means you fall in the 75th percentile for University of Baltimore's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 22, and three out of four students scored lower than 22 on the ACT.

A 18 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for University of Baltimore students. Only one out of every four students scored below 18.

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Transferring to University of Baltimore

For transfer students, it is slightly difficult to get admitted to University of Baltimore.

For transfer students wishing to start in the Fall, the deadline to apply is June 1.

Transfer students can enroll in University of Baltimore during the following terms: - Fall Term - Spring Term - Summer Term

University of Baltimore Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to University of Baltimore?

Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to University of Baltimore.

Does University of Baltimore accept transfer credits?

University of Baltimore accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. University of Baltimore accepts:

  • CLEP subject tests
  • ACE recommendations for credit

Does University of Baltimore accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?

University of Baltimore accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits and Advanced Placement (AP) credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to University of Baltimore?

University of Baltimore is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.

What is University of Baltimore's acceptance rate?

University of Baltimore's acceptance rate is 60%.

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University of Baltimore Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Less Selective

60%

How hard is it to get into University of Baltimore? University of Baltimore is a less selective institution. The University of Baltimore acceptance rate is 60%. This means that the institution accepts 59 out of every 100 applicants.

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University of Baltimore Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Jun 1

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

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to University of Baltimore is Jun 1.

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

University of Baltimore ACT Scores

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ACT Range

18 - 22

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

22 and Above

Good

18 to 22

Avg

18 and Less

Low

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University of Baltimore GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)

2.89

GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At University of Baltimore, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 2.89. This is the average, which means that some applicants submit GPAs lower than this and some applicants submit GPAs above this level. If your GPA falls below the average, strong test scores or other qualifications may help you make you a more competitive applicant.

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

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Campus Setting

Urban

Acceptance Rate

60%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$9,096

Out-of-State

$21,456

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Application Deadline

Continuous processing
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