If you are thinking about applying to University of Rio Grande, the fee for the application costs $25.
Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students with financial need may be eligible for an application fee waiver.
|University of Rio Grande 2021||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||3.1|
|Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class||5%|
|Admissions Test Policy||Not optional and are considered|
|Applicants Who Submit SATs||0%|
|Applicants Who Submit ACTs||60%|
University of Rio Grande 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.
Getting into University of Rio Grande is not competitive. University of Rio Grande has open admissions, which means admission is not competitive and any applicants that met the basic requirements can enroll.
In 2021, University of Rio Grande accepted 73% of students, around 1,280 of the 1,754 students who applied.
Schools that are not competitive to get into, like University of Rio Grande, accept virtually all applicants regardless of high school rank or test scores.
Transfer student admissions is not competitive.
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 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 prioritize the admissions factors where you stand out.
|Alumni/ae Relations||Not Considered|
|Character/Personal Qualities||Not Considered|
|Geographical Residence||Not Considered|
|Class Rank||Not Considered|
|Work Experience||Not Considered|
|Extracurricular Activities||Not Considered|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Not Considered|
|Application Essay||Not Considered|
|First Generation||Not Considered|
|Racial/Ethnic Status||Not Considered|
|Religious Affiliation/Commitment||Not Considered|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Not Considered|
|State Residency||Not Considered|
|Standardized Test Scores||Considered|
|Volunteer Work||Not Considered|
To apply, all applicants to University of Rio Grande must submit the following items. Double check with University of Rio Grande's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
|Area||Required||Recommended||Required for Some||Details (If Any)|
|Other Requirements||√||medical history|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to University of Rio Grande have an average unweighted GPA of 3.1.
Out of all students that were admitted, 86% submitted a class rank. At University of Rio Grande 5% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 20% were in the top 25% and 49% were in the top 50%.
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.
|At University of Rio Grande, student GPAs fall in the following ranges|
University of Rio Grande does consider ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.
University of Rio Grande 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 2019, 0% of University of Rio Grande's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 60% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
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For transfer students, it is not competitive to get admitted to University of Rio Grande. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in University of Rio Grande during the following terms: - Fall Term - Spring Term - Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to University of Rio Grande?
Students who are admitted to University of Rio Grande must attend in the term they start. Deferring admissions is not encouraged. If you have a unusual circumstance, contact the admissions department.
Does University of Rio Grande accept transfer credits?
University of Rio Grande accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. University of Rio Grande accepts:
Does University of Rio Grande accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
University of Rio Grande does not accept International Baccalaureate credits but does accept Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to University of Rio Grande?
University of Rio Grande is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.
What is University of Rio Grande's acceptance rate?
University of Rio Grande's acceptance rate is 73%.
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How hard is it to get into University of Rio Grande? University of Rio Grande is a open admission institution. The University of Rio Grande acceptance rate is 73%. This means that the institution accepts 72 out of every 100 applicants.
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to University of Rio Grande is Continuous processing.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to University of Rio Grande is Continuous processing.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
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Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At University of Rio Grande, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.06. 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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