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|University of Maine at Machias 2021||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||3.3|
|Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class||7%|
|Admissions Test Policy||Not optional and are not even considered|
University of Maine at Machias does not offer early decision but does offer early action.
Mark your calendar!
The Early Action deadline is December 15, which is coming up fast!
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 Maine at Machias is a moderately difficult school to get into. University of Maine at Machias has open admissions, which means admission is not competitive and any applicants that met the basic requirements can enroll.
In 2021, University of Maine at Machias accepted 94% of all applicants, around 940 of the 1,004 students who applied.
Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like University of Maine at Machias, 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 has a different way of determining which factors are given the most weight 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 strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and apply to colleges that prioritize the areas where you stand out.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Alumni/ae Relations||Not Considered|
|Geographical Residence||Not Considered|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Considered|
|Application Essay||Very Important|
|First Generation||Not Considered|
|Racial/Ethnic Status||Not Considered|
|Religious Affiliation/Commitment||Not Considered|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Important|
|State Residency||Not Considered|
|Standardized Test Scores||Important|
To apply, all applicants to University of Maine at Machias must submit the following items. Double check with University of Maine at Machias'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)||2.5||2|
|Letter(s) of Recommendation||1||2|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to University of Maine at Machias have an average unweighted GPA of 3.3.
Out of all students that were admitted, 64% submitted a class rank. At University of Maine at Machias 7% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 31% were in the top 25% and 60% were in the top 50%.
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.
|At University of Maine at Machias, student GPAs fall in the following ranges|
|3.75 and 3.99||25.4%|
|3.50 and 3.74||11.9%|
|3.25 and 3.49||15.3%|
|3.00 and 3.24||20.3%|
|2.50 and 2.9||18.6%|
|2.00 and 2.49||6.8%|
University of Maine at Machias doesn't consider ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.
University of Maine at Machias 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.
For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to University of Maine at Machias. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in University of Maine at Machias during the following terms: - Fall Term - Spring Term - Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to University of Maine at Machias?
Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to University of Maine at Machias.
Does University of Maine at Machias accept transfer credits?
University of Maine at Machias accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. University of Maine at Machias accepts:
Do I have to submit test scores to University of Maine at Machias?
University of Maine at Machias is not test optional. Test scores will not be considered during the admissions process, even if you submit them.
What is University of Maine at Machias's acceptance rate?
University of Maine at Machias's acceptance rate is 94%.
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to University of Maine at Machias is Aug 15.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to University of Maine at Machias is Continuous processing.
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Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At University of Maine at Machias, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.26. 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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