University of Delaware: Admission & Tests

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University of Delaware LogoBelow is a brief overview of University of Delaware general admissions procedures, aplication policies and fees, as well as desirable SAT and ACT college test scores that you might need to have in order to enroll at this school.

Admission Information

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
University of Delaware admission criteria are moderately competitive - in 2013-14 the school accepted 59% of those who apply.

This college requires you to submit reference letters with your application but doesn't require admission test scores.

University of Delaware normally will accept your:
  • dual credits
    (from the courses giving both high school and college credits)
  • advanced placement credits
    (from the college-level courses taught in high school)
and will decline your:
  • credits for life experience

Application Fee

Application
Fee
$75
University of Delaware requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at University of Delaware is $75.00. The graduate application fee is $75.00.

SAT Test Scores

Completing Scholastic Assessment Test is a necessary component of the application. 99% of applicants at University of Delaware completed the SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 510 to 660 on Critical Reading, from 520 to 680 on Math, and from 510 to 660 on Writing. Judging from these numbers, if you scored above 620 in SAT Critical Reading, 640 in SAT Math, and 620 in SAT Writingthen it will most likely get you accepted at this college.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
470
590
620

SAT Math
480
600
640

SAT Writing
470
590
620

ACT Test Scores

Taking American College Test is a rather common bit of the application process at University of Delaware. 29 percent of applicants completed the ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 23 to 29 on Composite, from 23 to 31 on English, from 23 to 30 on Math, and from 7 to 10 on Writing. It looks like if you have got above 28 in ACT Composite, 29 in ACT English, 29 in ACT Math, and 9 in ACT Writing, that should make you safe for being accepted at this institution.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
21
26
28

ACT English
21
27
29

ACT Math
21
27
29

ACT Writing
7
9
9

Contact Admissions

Phone Number
(302)
831-2000
To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to University of Delaware, please contact the college directly.

You can call this school's general information office at (302) 831-2000 or check University of Delaware Website

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