If you are thinking about applying to University of Louisiana at Monroe, the regular decision application deadline is August 15 and the fee for the application is $20.
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 Louisiana at Monroe 2021||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||3.5|
|Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class||23%|
|Admissions Test Policy||Not optional and are considered|
|Applicants Who Submit SATs||0%|
|Applicants Who Submit ACTs||95%|
University of Louisiana at Monroe 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 Louisiana at Monroe is a moderately difficult school to get into. University of Louisiana at Monroe evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.
In 2021, University of Louisiana at Monroe accepted 77% of all applicants, around 3,828 of the 4,960 students who applied.
Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like University of Louisiana at Monroe, 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.
It is moderately difficult to be admitted as a transfer student.
Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college determines which factors are are 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.
|Character/Personal Qualities||Not Considered|
|Geographical Residence||Not Considered|
|Work Experience||Not Considered|
|Extracurricular Activities||Not Considered|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Not Considered|
|First Generation||Not Considered|
|Racial/Ethnic Status||Not Considered|
|Religious Affiliation/Commitment||Not Considered|
|State Residency||Not Considered|
|Standardized Test Scores||Considered|
|Volunteer Work||Not Considered|
To apply, all applicants to University of Louisiana at Monroe must submit the following items. Double check with University of Louisiana at Monroe's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
|Area||Required||Recommended||Required for Some||Details (If Any)|
|Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale)||2.35|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to University of Louisiana at Monroe have an average unweighted GPA of 3.5.
Out of all students that were admitted, 95% submitted a class rank. At University of Louisiana at Monroe 23% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 48% were in the top 25% and 78% were in the top 50%.
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.
|At University of Louisiana at Monroe, student GPAs fall in the following ranges|
|3.75 and 3.99||27%|
|3.50 and 3.74||22%|
|3.25 and 3.49||19%|
|3.00 and 3.24||12%|
|2.50 and 2.9||9%|
|2.00 and 2.49||1%|
University of Louisiana at Monroe considers standardized tests scores during the admissions process.
University of Louisiana at Monroe is not test optional. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.
In 2021, 0% of University of Louisiana at Monroe's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 95% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
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To be most competitive at University of Louisiana at Monroe, you should strive to earn between 20 and 24 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 24 means you fall in the 75th percentile for University of Louisiana at Monroe's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 24, and three out of four students scored lower than 24 on the ACT.
A 20 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for University of Louisiana at Monroe 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 Louisiana at Monroe. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in University of Louisiana at Monroe during the following terms: - Fall Term - Winter Term - Spring Term - Winter Term - Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to University of Louisiana at Monroe?
Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to University of Louisiana at Monroe.
Does University of Louisiana at Monroe accept transfer credits?
University of Louisiana at Monroe accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. University of Louisiana at Monroe accepts:
Does University of Louisiana at Monroe accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
University of Louisiana at Monroe accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits and Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to University of Louisiana at Monroe?
University of Louisiana at Monroe is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.
What is University of Louisiana at Monroe's acceptance rate?
University of Louisiana at Monroe's acceptance rate is 77%.
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How hard is it to get into University of Louisiana at Monroe? University of Louisiana at Monroe is a somewhat selective institution. The University of Louisiana at Monroe acceptance rate is 77%. This means that the institution accepts 77 out of every 100 applicants.
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to University of Louisiana at Monroe is Aug 15.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to University of Louisiana at Monroe 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 Louisiana at Monroe is 23. Students with an ACT score of 24 and above have a good chance of getting into University of Louisiana at Monroe. Students with an ACT score that falls between 20 and 24 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.
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Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At University of Louisiana at Monroe, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.5. 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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