University of New Orleans: Admission & Tests

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University of New Orleans LogoBelow is a quick overview of University of New Orleans 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 New Orleans admission criteria are pretty competitive, in 2013-14 this college accepted only 49 percent of those who apply.

This college recommends you to submit reference letters with your application and does not require admission test scores.

University of New Orleans generally 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
$50
University of New Orleans requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at University of New Orleans is $50.00. The graduate application fee is $50.00.

SAT Test Scores

Submitting the results of Scholastic Aptitude Test is unusual part of the application procedure. Only 9% of applicants at University of New Orleans submitted results of their SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 460 to 670 on Critical Reading and from 460 to 630 on Math. Thus, if you got a score above 620 in SAT Critical Reading and 590 in SAT Math - this will most likely get you accepted at this institution.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
430
570
620

SAT Math
430
550
590

ACT Test Scores

Completing American College Test is a necessary part of the application process at University of New Orleans. 92% of applicants submitted results of their ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 19 to 26 on Composite, from 20 to 27 on English, and from 19 to 25 on Math. Judging from these numbers, if you have got above 24 in ACT Composite, 25 in ACT English, and 24 in ACT Math - this gives good chances to get accepted at this institution.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
18
23
24

ACT English
18
24
25

ACT Math
18
22
24

Contact Admissions

Phone Number
(504)
280-6000
To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at University of New Orleans, please contact the college directly.

You can call this school's general information office at (504) 280-6000 or check University of New Orleans Website

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