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UNT Dallas Admissions

If you are thinking about applying to UNT Dallas, the deadline for Fall 2022 admissions is August 6 and 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 fee waiver for their application.

Considering Applying Early to UNT Dallas?

University of North Texas at Dallas 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.

See a list of some selective colleges that admit significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.

What Does UNT Dallas Look For in an Applicant?

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 they consider 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 strengthsand any possible weaknesses in your application, and choose schools that prioritize the admissions factors where you shine.

Admissions Factors at UNT Dallas

Admissions Factor Level
Academic GPA Very Important
Character/Personal Qualities Considered
Class Rank Very Important
Extracurricular Activities Considered
Application Essay Considered
First Generation Considered
Recommendation(s) Considered
Rigor of Secondary School Record Very Important
Talent/Ability Not Considered
Standardized Test Scores Very Important

UNT Dallas Application Requirements

To apply, all applicants to UNT Dallas must submit the following items. Double check with UNT Dallas's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.

Area Required Recommended Required for some Details (if any)
Written Essay or Personal Statement
Other Requirements Portfolios, Resume
Letter(s) of Recommendation 1
Transcript of High School Record

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into UNT Dallas?

Out of all students that were admitted, 98% submitted a class rank. At UNT Dallas 24.5% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 47% were in the top 25% and 79.6% were in the top 50%.

Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.

At University of North Texas at Dallas, students GPAs fall in the following ranges
4.0 GPA 98%

UNT Dallas 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.

In 2021, 71% of UNT Dallas's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 27% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.

What's a Good SAT Score for UNT Dallas?

On the SAT Math Section, 25% of UNT Dallas students scored 530 or higher and 75% of students scored 460 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of UNT Dallas students scored 550 or higher, and 75% scored a 460 or higher.

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What's a Good ACT Score for UNT Dallas?

To be most competitive at UNT Dallas, you should strive to earn between 17 and 20 on the ACT.

An ACT score of 20 means you fall in the 75th percentile for UNT Dallas's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 20, and three out of four students scored lower than 20 on the ACT.

A 17 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for UNT Dallas students. Only one out of every four students scored below 17.

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Transferring to University of North Texas at Dallas

For transfer students wishing to start in the Fall, the deadline to apply is June 1.

Transfer students can enroll in UNT Dallas during the following terms: Fall Term Spring Term Summer Term

UNT Dallas Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to UNT Dallas?

Students who are admitted to UNT Dallas must attend in the term they start. Deferring admissions is not encouraged. If you have a unusual circumstance, contact the admissions department..

Does UNT Dallas accept transfer credits?

UNT Dallas accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions.

Does UNT Dallas accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?

UNT Dallas does not accept International Baccalaureate credits but does accept Advanced Placement (AP) credits

Do I have to submit test scores to UNT Dallas?

UNT Dallas. is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.

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UNT Dallas Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

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UNT Dallas Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Aug 6

Transfer Applications are Due

Jun 1

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to UNT Dallas is Aug 6.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to UNT Dallas is Jun 1.

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

UNT Dallas ACT Scores

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ACT Range

17 - 20

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

20 and Above

Good

17 to 20

Avg

17 and Less

Low

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ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median ACT score of an admitted student to UNT Dallas is 19. Students with an ACT score of 20 and above have a good chance of getting into UNT Dallas. Students with an ACT score that falls between 17 and 20 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 17 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.

UNT Dallas SAT Scores

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Composite SAT Range

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Math SAT Range

460 - 530

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Reading SAT Range

460 - 550

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UNT Dallas GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

4,209

Campus Setting

Urban

Acceptance Rate

47%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$4,220

Out-of-State

$12,788

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Aug 6
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