If you are thinking about applying to UW Superior, the regular decision application deadline is August 1 and the application fee costs $44. Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students with financial need may qualify for for an application fee waiver.
Students who submit their applications for Fall should receive an admissions decision no later than September 16.
University of Wisconsin-Superior 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 UW Superior is slightly difficult. UW Superior evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.
In 2021, UW Superior accepted 81% of all applicants., around 616 of the 760 students who applied.
Schools that are slightly difficult to get into, like UW Superior, MIN
Transfer student admissions is slightly difficult.
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 given the most weight in the admissions process. 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 areas where you stand out.
|Alumni/ae Relations||Not Considered|
|Geographical Residence||Not Considered|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Not Considered|
|Religious Affiliation/Commitment||Not Considered|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Very Important|
|State Residency||Not Considered|
|Standardized Test Scores||Important|
To apply, all applicants to UW Superior must submit the following items. Double check with UW Superior's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
|Area||Required||Recommended||Required for some||Details (if any)|
|Written Essay or Personal Statement||√|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to UW Superior have an average unweighted GPA of 3.2.
Out of all students that were admitted, 62% submitted a class rank. At UW Superior 10% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 26% were in the top 25% and 62% were in the top 50%.
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.
|At University of Wisconsin-Superior, students GPAs fall in the following ranges|
|3.75 and 3.99||19.14%|
|3.50 and 3.74||15.23%|
|3.25 and 3.49||16.02%|
|3.00 and 3.24||15.23%|
|2.50 and 2.9||19.53%|
|2.00 and 2.49||9.77%|
|UW Superior does look at standardized tests scores during the admissions process.|
UW Superior 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, 4% of UW Superior's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 88% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
To be competitive with other UW Superior applicants, you should strive to earn between 918 and 1170 (or higher!) on the SAT. At UW Superior 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1170 and 25% of scored lower than 918, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.
On the SAT Math Section, 25% of UW Superior students scored 588 or higher and 75% of students scored 470 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of UW Superior students scored 580 or higher, and 75% scored a 470 or higher.
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To be most competitive at UW Superior, you should strive to earn between 18 and 24 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 24 means you fall in the 75th percentile for UW Superior's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 24, and three out of four students scored lower than 24 on the ACT.
A 18 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for UW Superior students. Only one out of every four students scored below 18.
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For transfer students, it is slightly difficult to get admitted to UW Superior.Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in UW Superior during the following terms: Fall Term Spring Term Winter Term Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to UW Superior?
Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to UW Superior.
Does UW Superior accept transfer credits?
UW Superior accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. UW Superior accepts:
DSST/DANTES Life Long Learning Credit ACE recommendations for credit
Does UW Superior accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
Do I have to submit test scores to UW Superior?
UW Superior. is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.
How hard is it to get into UW Superior? UW Superior is a less selective institution. The UW Superior acceptance rate is 81%. This means that the institution accepts 81 out of every 100 applicants.
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to UW Superior is Aug 1.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to UW Superior is Continuous processing.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
Composite SAT Range
Math SAT Range
Reading SAT Range
Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At UW Superior, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.23. 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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