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Colleges / University of Missouri - St. Louis

University of Missouri - St. Louis

St. Louis, MO 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate57%

About University of Missouri-St. Louis

With more than 15,000 students, the University of Missouri–St. Louis is the St. Louis region's premier public research university. UMSL provides excellent learning experiences and leadership opportunities to a diverse student body whose influence on the region upon graduation is immense - over 75,000 alumni call St. Louis home.

University of Missouri-St. Louis is a public, state university in the suburb of St. Louis, Missouri. University of Missouri-St. Louis was founded in 1963. The university enrolls around 15,189 students a year, including 12,350 undergrad students.

University of Missouri-St. Louis Acceptance Rate 2022

It is moderately difficult to get into University of Missouri-St. Louis. University of Missouri-St. Louis admitted 57% of all applicants in 2022. In 2022, 1,637 out of 2,869 total applicants were accepted.

University of Missouri-St. Louis Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 57%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate Info Not Available
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.5
Test Optional Yes
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 8%

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College Info

One University Boulevard St. Louis, MO 63021

Campus Setting: Suburban

University of Missouri-St. Louis Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

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University of Missouri-St. Louis SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

1040 - 1240


Math SAT Range

530 - 640


Reading SAT Range

490 - 660

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Wondering what life at University of Missouri-St. Louis is like? There are approximately 15,189 students enrolled at University of Missouri-St. Louis, including 12,350 undergraduate students and 2,839 graduate students. 36% percent of students attend school full-time, 89% percent are from MO and 11% percent of students are from other states.


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