University of Arkansas: Admission & Tests

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Below is a quick review of University of Arkansas 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 Arkansas admission requirements are somewhat competitive; in 2015/16 this college accepted 60% of those who apply.

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

University of Arkansas usually will accept your:
  • dual credits
    (from the courses giving both high school and college credits)
  • credits for life experience
    (for instance, learned through independent study, non-credit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities)
  • advanced placement credits
    (from the college-level courses taught in high school)

Application Fee

Application
Fee
$40
University of Arkansas requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at University of Arkansas is $40.00. The graduate application fee is $40.00.

SAT Test Scores

Completing Scholastic Aptitude Test is a rather common bit of the application procedure. 25 percent of applicants at University of Arkansas submitted results of their SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 480 to 620 on Critical Reading and from 490 to 640 on Math. Taking these numbers into account, if you have got above 580 in SAT Critical Reading and 600 in SAT Math - this gives good chances to get admitted at this college.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
450
550
580

SAT Math
450
570
600

ACT Test Scores

American College Test is a necessary component of the application at University of Arkansas. 91 percent of applicants took the ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 22 to 29 on Composite, from 22 to 30 on English, and from 21 to 28 on Math. Based off those numbers, if you have above 28 in ACT Composite, 28 in ACT English, and 26 in ACT Maththen it good enough to get admitted at this institution.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
20
26
28

ACT English
20
26
28

ACT Math
19
25
26

Contact Admissions

Phone
(479)
575-2000
To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at University of Arkansas, please contact the college directly.

You can call the school's general information office at (479) 575-2000 or check University of Arkansas Website

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