University of Washington Tacoma: Admission & Tests

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University of Washington Tacoma LogoHere is a quick review of University of Washington Tacoma 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 Washington Tacoma admission requirements are rather easy - in 2013/14 this school accepted 77 percent of the applicants.

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

University of Washington Tacoma 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
$60
University of Washington Tacoma requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at University of Washington Tacoma is $60.00. The graduate application fee is $75.00.

SAT Test Scores

Completing Scholastic Assessment Test is a necessary bit of the application. 92 percent of applicants at University of Washington Tacoma submitted results of their SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 420 to 580 on Critical Reading, from 440 to 590 on Math, and from 400 to 560 on Writing. Thus, if you have got above 540 in SAT Critical Reading, 550 in SAT Math, and 520 in SAT Writing, that good enough to get admitted at this school.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
390
500
540

SAT Math
410
520
550

SAT Writing
370
480
520

ACT Test Scores

Submitting the results of American College Test is not an important component of the application procedure at University of Washington Tacoma. Only 15 percent of applicants completed the ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 17 to 24 on Composite, from 16 to 24 on English, from 16 to 24 on Math, and from 5 to 9 on Writing. So, if you got above 23 in ACT Composite, 22 in ACT English, 22 in ACT Math, and 8 in ACT Writing - this gives good chances to get accepted at this institution.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
16
21
23

ACT English
15
20
22

ACT Math
15
20
22

ACT Writing
5
7
8

Contact Admissions

Phone Number
(253)
692-4000
To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to University of Washington Tacoma, please contact this college directly.

You can call this school's general information office at (253) 692-4000 or check University of Washington Tacoma Website

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