University of Memphis

Memphis, Tennessee

University of Memphis Admissions Overview

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What is the University of Memphis acceptance rate?

The University of Memphis has an acceptance rate of 84%. This means that if you have the right grades then you have a good shot of being accepted into the school. In the last academic year, 84% out of the people who applied to the University of Memphis were accepted into the school.

It's not just admissions rates that matter. Academics are an important consideration. In terms of academics, admissions standards are high. The average SAT score at the University of Memphis was 1,090 in the last academic year, and the average ACT score was 45.

Only 21% of students who are admitted into the University of Memphis go on to enroll at the school. This is reasonable because most students who apply for college apply to multiple schools.

Applicants to the University of Memphis are required to submit their GPA to the school.

University of Memphis SAT Scores

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What are the SAT requirements to get into the University of Memphis? In the last academic year, the University of Memphis accepted students with SAT scores as low as 485.

The upper range for SAT scores at the University of Memphis was 605. On average, applicants had an SAT score of 545.

4% of people who applied to the University of Memphis in fall 2018 submitted their SAT scores as part of their application. This means that you can get away with not submitting your SAT scores in your application.

ACT Scores

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How about ACT scores? What are the ACT requirements to get into the University of Memphis?

96% of applicants submit their ACT scores to the University of Memphis. This means that to have a good chance of being accepted you should submit your ACT scores.

According to admissions data, the University of Memphis usually accepts students who have composite ACT scores of 38 or greater. The average ACT score of an applicant in fall 2018 was 23. Some applicants had ACT scores of up to 26. The higher your ACT scores are, the more likely you are to be accepted into the school.

University of Memphis Admission Statistics

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In fall 2018, a total of 14,141 students applied to study at the University of Memphis. Of those students, 5,394 were men and 8,747 were women.

Applications are not the only admissions statistic you should consider; acceptance rate is also a key factor to think about. 84% of students at the University of Memphis were accepted into the school in fall 2018. This represents a total of 11,921 students. 4,505 of students who were accepted were male and 7,416 of the students accepted were female.

The percentage of students who were accepted that enrolled at the University of Memphis in the last academic year is 21%. Overall, 2,480 students who applied to the University of Memphis enrolled in the school. Of those students, 23% of women who were accepted and 19% of men who were accepted enrolled.

University of Memphis Admission Requirements

Test ScoresRequired
High School GPARequired
High School Class RankNeither required nor recommended
RecommendationsNeither required nor recommended
Demonstration of CompetenciesRecommended

What are the the University of Memphis admissions requirements?

At the University of Memphis, you are required to submit your high school test scores. The University of Memphis asks prospective students to submit their GPA to the school.

You'll be asked to submit your high school class rank as part of your application.

What's more, you need to submit letters of recommendation from your high school. You will also not be asked to demonstrate your competencies as part of your application.

As part of your application, the University of Memphis accepts AP Credit. Credit for life experiences is also accepted.

University of Memphis Credits Accepted

AP CreditYes
Dual CreditNo
Credit for Life ExperiencesYes

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