This table provides a general overview of the middle 50 percentile high school rank, high school unweighted grade point average, and standardized test scores of freshman applicants admitted for Fall 2021.
Overall, the middle 50 percent of students admitted for Fall 2021:
- Had a high school rank percentile between 78 and 95
- Had an unweighted calculated high school grade point average between 3.56 - 3.95
- Scored between 28 and 33 on the ACT*
- Scored between 1330 and 1480 on the SAT*
Please note the data presented in the table are a composite picture of admitted freshman applicants; they are not admission criteria. Admission decisions are based on an individual, overall assessment of each application. Applicants are first considered for admission to the colleges listed in their application, in the order in which they are listed. Then, applicants are automatically considered for other U of M freshman-admitting colleges that may be a good match with their academic interests and preparation. For complete information on our application review factors, please see our Admissions Overview web page.
|Biological Sciences||Design||Education and Human Development||Food, Agricultural and Natural Resource Sciences||Liberal Arts||Management (Carlson School of)||School of Nursing||Science and Engineering|
|High School Rank|
|High School Rank (if provided)||88 - 98%||72 - 92%||70 - 91%||70 - 92%||72 - 92%||86 - 97%||90 - 98%||85 - 98%|
|High School Unweighted GPA|
|High School Grade Point Average (unweighted)||3.78 - 3.99||3.43 - 3.86||3.41 - 3.86||3.31 - 3.85||3.46 - 3.87||3.70 - 3.96||3.83 - 4.00||3.70 - 3.99|
|ACT Composite Score||29 - 33||26 - 30||25 - 30||26 - 31||26- 32||28 - 32||29 - 32||30 - 34|
|SAT Composite Score||1360 - 1480||1270 - 1430||1240 - 1360||1260 - 1430||1300 - 1460||1340 - 1470||1330 - 1440||1370 - 1500|
*Please note: the University of Minnesota Twin Cities will not be requiring an ACT or SAT score for the 2022 undergraduate application.