University of New Mexico: Admission & Tests

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Below is a brief review of University of New Mexico 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 Mexico admission criteria are moderately competitive; in 2015-16 this school accepted 58 percent of those who apply.

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

University of New Mexico 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
$20
University of New Mexico requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at University of New Mexico is $20.00. The graduate application fee is $50.00. The first-professional application fee is also 50 dollars.

SAT Test Scores

Scholastic Aptitude Test is not a requied stage of the application process. Only 21 percent of applicants at University of New Mexico took the SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 460 to 630 on Critical Reading and from 450 to 620 on Math. Hence if you have got above 590 in SAT Critical Reading and 580 in SAT Math, that good enough to get accepted at this college.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
430
550
590

SAT Math
420
540
580

ACT Test Scores

Taking American College Test is a necessary bit of the application procedure at University of New Mexico. 90 percent of applicants submitted results of their ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 18 to 26 on Composite, from 18 to 26 on English, and from 18 to 26 on Math. Hence if you have got above 24 in ACT Composite, 24 in ACT English, and 24 in ACT Math - this is enough to be admitted at this institution.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
17
22
24

ACT English
17
22
24

ACT Math
17
22
24

Contact Admissions

Phone
(505)
277-0111
To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at University of New Mexico, please contact this college directly.

You can call the school's general information office at (505) 277-0111 or check University of New Mexico Website

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