If you are considering submitting an applicationto University of Idaho, the application fee is $60. Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students with financial need may qualify for for fee waiver for their application.
University of Idaho 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.
University of Idaho is amoderately difficult school to get into. University of Idaho evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.
In 2021, University of Idaho accepted 74% of all applicants., around 7,398 of the 9,938 students who applied.
Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like University of Idaho, accept fewer than 85% of all applicants. At least 75% of all admitted students have GPAs in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT or over 18 on the ACT.
Transfer student admissions is moderately difficult.
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 are most important when choose which applicants to admit, and which to deny. When creating your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengthsand any possible weaknesses in your application, and choose schools that prioritize the admissions factors where you shine.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Alumni/ae Relations||Not Considered|
|Character/Personal Qualities||Not Considered|
|Geographical Residence||Not Considered|
|Class Rank||Not Considered|
|Work Experience||Not Considered|
|Extracurricular Activities||Not Considered|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Not Considered|
|Application Essay||Not Considered|
|First Generation||Not Considered|
|Racial/Ethnic Status||Not Considered|
|Religious Affiliation/Commitment||Not Considered|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Not Considered|
|State Residency||Not Considered|
|Standardized Test Scores||Very Important|
|Volunteer Work||Not Considered|
To apply, all applicants to University of Idaho must submit the following items. Double check with University of Idaho'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)||2.2|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to University of Idaho have an average unweighted GPA of 3.4.
Out of all students that were admitted, 68.4% submitted a class rank. At University of Idaho 18% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 39% were in the top 25% and 71% were in the top 50%.
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.
|At University of Idaho, students GPAs fall in the following ranges|
|3.75 and 3.99||24.34%|
|3.50 and 3.74||19.6%|
|3.25 and 3.49||17.8%|
|3.00 and 3.24||13.57%|
|2.50 and 2.9||14.36%|
|2.00 and 2.49||2.58%|
|University of Idaho does look at standardized tests scores during the admissions process.|
University of Idaho 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 2021, 98% of University of Idaho's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 32% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
To be competitive with other University of Idaho applicants, you should strive to earn between 990 and 1210 (or higher!) on the SAT. At University of Idaho 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1210 and 25% of scored lower than 990, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.The mean composite SAT score for a University of Idaho student is 1106.
On the SAT Math Section, 25% of University of Idaho students scored 600 or higher and 75% of students scored 500 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of University of Idaho students scored 620 or higher, and 75% scored a 500 or higher.
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To be most competitive at University of Idaho, you should strive to earn between 20 and 26 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 26 means you fall in the 75th percentile for University of Idaho's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 26, and three out of four students scored lower than 26 on the ACT.
A 20 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for University of Idaho students. Only one out of every four students scored below 20.
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For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to University of Idaho.Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in University of Idaho during the following terms: Fall Term Spring Term Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to University of Idaho?
Students who are admitted to University of Idaho must attend in the term they start. Deferring admissions is not encouraged. If you have a unusual circumstance, contact the admissions department..
Does University of Idaho accept transfer credits?
University of Idaho accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. University of Idaho accepts:
DSST/DANTES ACE recommendations for credit
Does University of Idaho accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
University of Idaho accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) creditsand Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to University of Idaho?
University of Idaho. is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.
How hard is it to get into University of Idaho? University of Idaho is a somewhat selective institution. The University of Idaho acceptance rate is 74%. This means that the institution accepts 74 out of every 100 applicants.
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to University of Idaho is Continuous processing.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to University of Idaho is Continuous processing.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
The median ACT score of an admitted student to University of Idaho is 23. Students with an ACT score of 26 and above have a good chance of getting into University of Idaho. 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.
Composite SAT Range
Math SAT Range
Reading SAT Range
1210 and Above
990 to 1210
990 and Less
The median SAT score for University of Idaho students is 1106. Applicants with SAT scores of 1210 and above have a good chance of being admitted to University of Idaho, while applicants with SAT scores between 990 to 1210 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 990 have a low chance of being offered a spot at University of Idaho.
Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At University of Idaho, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.44. 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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