If you are considering submitting an application to RMC, the fee for the application is $20.
The following is an overiew of some of RMC's admissions stats.
|RMC 2022||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||2.7|
|Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class||3%|
|Admissions Test Policy||Not optional and are considered|
|Applicants Who Submit ACTs||67%|
These are the application deadlines for Robert Morris University Illinois.
|Application Type||Offered||Application Deadline||Notification Deadline|
|Early Decision I||No||––||––|
|Early Decision II||––||––||––|
RMC does not offer early decision or early action.
➡️ See a list of some top colleges that accept significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.
Getting into RMC is not difficult. RMC evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny or waitlist.
In 2021, RMC accepted 16% of students, about 427 from the 2,705 applicants.
Schools that are not difficult to get into, like RMC, accept up to 95% of applicants. Most admitted students scored at most a 1010 on the SAT and a 19 on the ACT. Admissions to nursing program is program moderately difficult.
It is not difficult to be admitted as a transfer student.
RMC has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.
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 assembling 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 put the most emphasis on the areas where you're strong.
What does RMC consider during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Class Rank||Very Important|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Very Important|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Important|
|Standardized Test Scores||Considered|
Make sure to check with RMC for more information on admission factors.
To apply to RMC, all applicants must submit the following items. Check in with RMC's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
|Area||Required||Recommended||Required for Some||Details (If Any)|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to RMC have an average unweighted GPA of 2.7.
Out of all students that were admitted, 71% submitted a class rank. At RMC 3% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 10% were in the top 25% and 40% were in the top 50%.
At Robert Morris University Illinois, student GPAs fall in the following ranges.
|GPA||Percent of Students|
|3.75 and 3.99||––|
|3.50 and 3.74||––|
|3.25 and 3.49||––|
|3.00 and 3.24||––|
|2.50 and 2.9||––|
|2.00 and 2.49||––|
This chart depicts the percentage of all enrolled, degree-seeking, first-time, first year (freshmen) students who had high school grade point average within the given ranges.
Note: Some schools choose not release this information. If you have any questions regarding missing numbers, be sure to reach out to RMC directly.
Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that reflects your high school academic performance. A weighted GPA or an unweighted GPA are the two possible GPA scores considered by colleges.
An unweighted GPA is an average of your scores from each class on a four-point scale. Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0. A weighted GPA considers your average grade and the difficulty of your classes. A weighted GPA boosts your average by adding extra points for honors or Advanced Placement courses.
RMC considers standardized tests scores during the admissions process.
RMC 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. 67% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
To be most competitive at RMC, you should strive to earn between 16 and 20 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 20 means you fall in the 75th percentile for RMC'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 16 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for RMC students. Only one out of every four students scored below 16.
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For transfer students, it is not difficult to get admitted to RMC. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in RMC during the following terms:
• Fall Term
• Winter Term
• Spring Term
• Winter Term
• Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to RMC?
✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to RMC.
Does RMC accept transfer credits?
✅ RMC accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. RMC accepts:
• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES
Does RMC accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
❌ RMC does not accept International Baccalaureate credits but does accept Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to RMC?
✅ RMC is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.
What is RMC's acceptance rate?
✅ RMC's acceptance rate is 16%.
What is the early decision acceptance rate at RMC?
❌ RMC does not offer early decision.
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How hard is it to get into RMC? RMC is a less selective institution. The RMC acceptance rate is 16%. This means that the institution accepts 15 out of every 100 applicants.
First-Year Applications are Due
Transfer Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to RMC is Continuous processing.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to RMC is Continuous processing.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
20 and Above
16 to 20
16 and Less
The median ACT score of an admitted student to RMC is 19. Students with an ACT score of 20 and above have a good chance of getting into RMC. Students with an ACT score that falls between 16 and 20 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 16 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.
Composite SAT Range
Math SAT Range
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Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At RMC, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 2.73. 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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