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Colleges / University of Minnesota, Crookston

University of Minnesota, Crookston

Crookston, MN 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate48%
Acceptance Rate48%

UMN Crookston Admissions

If you are applying to UMN Crookston, the regular decision application deadline is September 12 and the fee for the application costs $30.

Students who submit their applications to UMN Crookston for fall semester should receive an admissions decision no later than October 1.

UMN Crookston Admissions Stats at a Glance

Here is an overiew of some of UMN Crookston's admissions stats.

UMN Crookston 2022 Admissions Statistics
Mean Unweighted GPA 3.3
Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class 13%
Admissions Test Policy Not optional and are not considered
Waitlist No

University of Minnesota, Crookston Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for University of Minnesota, Crookston.

Application Type Offered Application Deadline Notification Deadline
Early Decision I No –– ––
Early Decision II –– –– ––
Early Action No –– ––

Applying Early to UMN Crookston?

UMN Crookston does not offer early decision or early action.

➡️ Discover 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 Minnesota, Crookston Admissions

Transferring to University of Minnesota, Crookston

Transfer student admissions is not difficult.

For Students Waitlisted to UMN Crookston

UMN Crookston has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What's Most Important for Getting Into UMN Crookston?

Colleges consider a range of factors when determining 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 choose schools that prioritize the areas where you stand out.

Admissions Factors at UMN Crookston

What does UMN Crookston 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
Extracurricular Activities Very Important
Rigor of Secondary School Record Very Important
Character/Personal Qualities Important
Level of Applicant's Interest Important
Application Essay Important
Talent/Ability Important
Class Rank Considered
Work Experience Considered
Recommendation(s) Considered
Volunteer Work Considered

Make sure to check with UMN Crookston for more information on admission factors.

UMN Crookston Application Requirements

To apply to UMN Crookston, all applicants must submit the following items. Check in with UMN Crookston's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.

Area Required Recommended Required for Some Details (If Any)
Transcript of High School Record
Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale) 2.0
Written Essay or Personal Statement

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into UMN Crookston?

Students admitted to UMN Crookston have an average unweighted GPA of 3.3.

Out of all students that were admitted, 48% submitted a class rank. At UMN Crookston 13% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 38% were in the top 25% and 72% were in the top 50%.

GPAs of Admitted Students

At University of Minnesota, Crookston, student GPAs fall in the following ranges.

GPA Percent of Students
4.0 GPA 3.57%
3.75 and 3.99 0.6%
3.50 and 3.74 8.93%
3.25 and 3.49 13.69%
3.00 and 3.24 8.93%
2.50 and 2.9 13.1%
2.00 and 2.49 16.07%

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 UMN Crookston directly.

About GPAs

Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that reflects 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

UMN Crookston does not consider ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.

UMN Crookston 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.

More Information on Transferring to University of Minnesota, Crookston

For transfer students, it is not difficult to get admitted to UMN Crookston.

Transfer students can enroll in UMN Crookston during the following terms:

• Fall Term

• Spring Term

• Summer Term

UMN Crookston Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to UMN Crookston?

✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to UMN Crookston.

Does UMN Crookston accept transfer credits?

✅ UMN Crookston accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. UMN Crookston accepts:

• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES

Does UMN Crookston accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?

✅ UMN Crookston accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits and Advanced Placement (AP) credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to UMN Crookston?

✅ UMN Crookston is not test optional. Test scores will not be considered during the admissions process, even if you submit them.

What is UMN Crookston's acceptance rate?

✅ The acceptance rate for UMN Crookston is 48%.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at UMN Crookston?

❌ UMN Crookston does not offer early decision.

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Admission Difficulty

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How hard is it to get into UMN Crookston? UMN Crookston is a less selective institution. The UMN Crookston acceptance rate is 48%. This means that the institution accepts 48 out of every 100 applicants.


UMN Crookston Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Sep 12

Transfer Applications are Due

Not available

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to UMN Crookston is Sep 12.

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

UMN Crookston ACT Scores


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UMN Crookston GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)


GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At UMN Crookston, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.28. 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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