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Colleges / University of Michigan-Flint

University of Michigan-Flint

Flint, MI 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate74%
Acceptance Rate74%

UMich Flint Admissions

If you are applying to UMich Flint, the regular decision application deadline is August 22 and the fee for the application is $30.

UMich Flint Admissions Stats at a Glance

The following is an overiew of some of UMich Flint's admissions stats.

UMich Flint 2022 Admissions Statistics
Mean Unweighted GPA 3.5
Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class 19%
Mean SAT Score 1086
Admissions Test Policy Not optional and are considered
Applicants Who Submit SATs 65%
Applicants Who Submit ACTs 7%
Waitlist No

University of Michigan-Flint Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for University of Michigan-Flint.

Application Type Offered Application Deadline Notification Deadline
Early Decision I No –– ––
Early Decision II –– –– ––
Early Action No –– ––
Regular Decision Yes August 20 ––

Considering Applying Early to UMich Flint?

UMich Flint does not offer early decision or early action.

➡️ Find a list of some competetive colleges that admit significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.

More on University of Michigan-Flint Admissions

Transferring to University of Michigan-Flint

Transfer student admissions is moderately difficult.

For Students Waitlisted to UMich Flint

UMich Flint has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What's Most Important for Getting Into UMich Flint?

Colleges consider a range of factors when deciding who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college has a different way of determining 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 put the most emphasis on the areas where you're strong.

Admissions Factors at UMich Flint

What does UMich Flint consider during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.

Admissions Factor Level
Academic GPA Very Important
Standardized Test Scores Very Important
Extracurricular Activities Important
Class Rank Considered
Application Essay Considered
First Generation Considered
Interview Considered
Recommendation(s) Considered
Talent/Ability Considered

Make sure to check with UMich Flint for more information on admission factors.

UMich Flint Application Requirements

To apply to UMich Flint, all applicants must submit the following items. Make sure to check in with UMich Flint's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.

Area Required Recommended Required for Some Details (If Any)
Written Essay or Personal Statement
Transcript(S) of College Record
Standardized Test Scores
Statement of Good Standing From Prior Institution(S)
Transcript of High School Record
Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale) 2.7

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into UMich Flint?

Students admitted to UMich Flint have an average unweighted GPA of 3.5.

Out of all students that were admitted, 9% submitted a class rank. At UMich Flint 19% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 60% were in the top 25% and 86% were in the top 50%.

GPAs of Admitted Students

At University of Michigan-Flint, student GPAs fall in the following ranges.

GPA Percent of Students
4.0 GPA 16%
3.75 and 3.99 26%
3.50 and 3.74 17%
3.25 and 3.49 13%
3.00 and 3.24 12%
2.50 and 2.9 14%
2.00 and 2.49 2%

This chart depicts the percentage of all enrolled, degree-seeking, first-time, first year (freshmen) students who had high school grade point average within the given ranges.

Note: Some schools choose not release this information. If you have any questions regarding missing numbers, be sure to reach out to UMich Flint directly.

About GPAs

Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that highlights your high school academic performance. A weighted GPA or an unweighted GPA are the two possible GPA scores considered by colleges.

An unweighted GPA is an average of your scores from each class on a four-point scale. Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0. A weighted GPA considers your average grade and the difficulty of your classes. A weighted GPA boosts your average by adding extra points for honors or Advanced Placement courses.

Standardized Test Scores

UMich Flint considers ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.

UMich Flint 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 2022, 65% of UMich Flint's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 7% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.

What is a Good SAT Score for UMich Flint?

To be competitive with other UMich Flint applicants, you should strive to score between 1020 and 1250 (or higher!) on the SAT. At UMich Flint 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1250 and 25% of scored lower than 1020, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.The mean composite SAT score for a UMich Flint student is 1086.

On the SAT Math Section, 25% of UMich Flint students scored 510 or higher and 75% of students scored 515 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of UMich Flint students scored 640 or higher, and 75% scored a 515 or higher.

What is a Good ACT Score for UMich Flint?

To be most competitive at UMich Flint, you should strive to earn between 21 and 29 on the ACT.

An ACT score of 29 means you fall in the 75th percentile for UMich Flint's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 29, and three out of four students scored lower than 29 on the ACT.

A 21 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for UMich Flint students. Only one out of every four students scored below 21.

Want To Bring Up Your ACT Score? Access ACT practice tests and study tips and see upcoming ACT test dates.

More Information on Transferring to University of Michigan-Flint

For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to UMich Flint.

For transfer students wishing to start in the fall, the deadline to apply is August 20. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.

Transfer students can enroll in UMich Flint during the following terms:

• Fall Term

• Winter Term

• Spring Term

• Winter Term

• Summer Term

UMich Flint Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to UMich Flint?

✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to UMich Flint.

Does UMich Flint accept transfer credits?

✅ UMich Flint accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions.

Do I have to submit test scores to UMich Flint?

✅ UMich Flint is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.

What is UMich Flint's acceptance rate?

✅ UMich Flint has an acceptance rate of 74%.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at UMich Flint?

❌ UMich Flint does not offer early decision.

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UMich Flint Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Somewhat Selective


How hard is it to get into UMich Flint? UMich Flint is a somewhat selective institution. The UMich Flint acceptance rate is 74%. This means that the institution accepts 73 out of every 100 applicants.


UMich Flint Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Aug 22

Transfer Applications are Due

Aug 20

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to UMich Flint is Aug 22.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to UMich Flint is Aug 20.

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

UMich Flint ACT Scores


ACT Range

21 - 29

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

29 and Above


21 to 29


21 and Less


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ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median ACT score of an admitted student to UMich Flint is 22. Students with an ACT score of 29 and above have a good chance of getting into UMich Flint. Students with an ACT score that falls between 21 and 29 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 21 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.

UMich Flint SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

1020 - 1250


Math SAT Range

500 - 510


Reading SAT Range

515 - 640

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

SAT Score

Estimated Chance

1250 and Above


1020 to 1250


1020 and Less


SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for UMich Flint students is 1086. Applicants with SAT scores of 1250 and above have a good chance of being admitted to UMich Flint, while applicants with SAT scores between 1020 to 1250 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 1020 have a low chance of being offered a spot at UMich Flint.

UMich Flint GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)


GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At UMich Flint, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.54. 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.

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

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