If you are thinking about applying to UMN Morris, the regular decision application deadline is August 1 and the fee for the application is $25.
Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students who are struggling to afford application fees may qualify for for an application fee waiver.
|UMN Morris 2021||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||3.6|
|Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class||26%|
|Admissions Test Policy||Not optional and are considered|
|Applicants Who Submit SATs||9%|
|Applicants Who Submit ACTs||90%|
University of Minnesota, Morris 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.
UMN Morris is a moderately difficult school to get into. UMN Morris evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.
In 2021, UMN Morris accepted 65% of students, around 2,709 of the 4,190 students who applied.
Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like UMN Morris, 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 determines 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 strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and choose schools that prioritize the areas where you stand out.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Alumni/ae Relations||Not Considered|
|Class Rank||Very Important|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Considered|
|Racial/Ethnic Status||Not Considered|
|Religious Affiliation/Commitment||Not Considered|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Very Important|
|Standardized Test Scores||Very Important|
To apply, all applicants to UMN Morris must submit the following items. Double check with UMN Morris's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
|Area||Required||Recommended||Required for Some||Details (If Any)|
|Written Essay or Personal Statement||√|
|Letter(s) of Recommendation||1|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to UMN Morris have an average unweighted GPA of 3.6.
Out of all students that were admitted, 69% submitted a class rank. At UMN Morris 26% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 52% were in the top 25% and 86% were in the top 50%.
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.
|At University of Minnesota, Morris, student GPAs fall in the following ranges|
|3.75 and 3.99||26.74%|
|3.50 and 3.74||25.64%|
|3.25 and 3.49||14.65%|
|3.00 and 3.24||10.26%|
|2.50 and 2.9||7.33%|
|2.00 and 2.49||0.73%|
UMN Morris does look at standardized tests scores during the admissions process.
UMN Morris 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, 9% of UMN Morris's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 90% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
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To be most competitive at UMN Morris, you should strive to earn between 21 and 28 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 28 means you fall in the 75th percentile for UMN Morris's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 28, and three out of four students scored lower than 28 on the ACT.
A 21 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for UMN Morris students. Only one out of every four students scored below 21.
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For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to UMN Morris.
For transfer students wishing to start in the Fall, the deadline to apply is May 1.
Transfer students can enroll in UMN Morris during the following terms: - Fall Term - Spring Term
Can I defer my acceptance to UMN Morris?
Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to UMN Morris.
Does UMN Morris accept transfer credits?
UMN Morris accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. UMN Morris accepts:
Does UMN Morris accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
UMN Morris accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits and Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to UMN Morris?
UMN Morris is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.
What is UMN Morris's acceptance rate?
UMN Morris's acceptance rate is 65%.
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How hard is it to get into UMN Morris? UMN Morris is a somewhat selective institution. The UMN Morris acceptance rate is 65%. This means that the institution accepts 64 out of every 100 applicants.
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to UMN Morris is Aug 1.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to UMN Morris is May 1.
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 UMN Morris is 25. Students with an ACT score of 28 and above have a good chance of getting into UMN Morris. Students with an ACT score that falls between 21 and 28 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.
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Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At UMN Morris, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.6. 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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