University of Northern Colorado: Admission & Tests

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University of Northern Colorado LogoHere is a quick review of University of Northern Colorado 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 Northern Colorado admission requirements are rather easy - in 2013/14 this college accepted 70% of those who apply.

The school does not require you to submit reference letters with your application and doesn't require admission test scores.

University of Northern Colorado usually 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
$45
University of Northern Colorado requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at University of Northern Colorado is $45.00. The graduate application fee is $50.00.

SAT Test Scores

Taking Scholastic Assessment Test is not an important step of the application procedure. Only 12 percent of applicants at University of Northern Colorado submitted results of their SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 450 to 600 on Critical Reading and from 450 to 590 on Math. Taking these numbers into account, if you scored above 560 in SAT Critical Reading and 550 in SAT Math, this will most likely get you admitted at this college.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
420
530
560

SAT Math
420
520
550

ACT Test Scores

Completing American College Test is a really important component of the application process at University of Northern Colorado. 88 percent of applicants submitted results of their ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 19 to 25 on Composite, from 18 to 26 on English, and from 17 to 25 on Math. Therefore, if you scored above 24 in ACT Composite, 24 in ACT English, and 23 in ACT Maththen it will be good enough to get admitted at this college.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
18
22
24

ACT English
17
22
24

ACT Math
16
21
23

Contact Admissions

Phone Number
(970)
351-1890
To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at University of Northern Colorado, please contact this college directly.

You can call this school's general information office at (970) 351-1890 or check University of Northern Colorado Website

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