Freshman Admission Reqs
Freshman Admission Reqs
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High School Preparation
High School Graduation
High school diploma required and GED is accepted
High School Program
College preparatory program is recommended
High School Units Req or Recommended
Subject Req Reco
English 4
Mathematics 4
Science 3
Foreign Language 3
Social Studies 3
Examinations
Subject Required Units Due in Admissions Office
SAT or ACT Required January 15
SAT Only Not reported
SAT Subject Tests Only Not used if submitted
ACT Writing Test Policy Accepted with or without writing component SAT: Not used, ACT: Not used
Applying For Admission
Applying For Admission
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Admissions Office
Address
3100 Marine Street
Boulder
CO
80309
Fax
(303) 492-7115
Application Dates & Fees
Regular Admission Deadline
January 15, 2022
Application Fee
$50
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
April 1
Accept Offer of Admission
By May 1 or within 2 weeks if notified after May 1
Waiting List Used
Yes
Defer Admission
Student can defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted
Early Admission
Early Decision Offered
No
Application Form
Common Application
Accepted, supplemental forms required
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application
Accepted
Other Application Requirements
Interview
Not Required
Essay or Personal Statement
Required for all freshmen
Letters of Recommendation
1 required for all freshmen
Other
Audition for music program recommended for some freshmen
Financial Need
Financial need is not a consideration in the admissions process
Selection of Students
Selection of Students
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Factor Very Important Important Considered Not Considered
State Residency X
Relation with Alumnus X
Ethnicity X
First Generation to Attend College X
Class Rank X
Geographic Residence X
Religious Affiliation/Commitment X
Academic GPA X
Essay X
Interview X
Recommendations X
Profile of Fall Admission
Profile of Fall Admission
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Overall Admission Rate
78% of 40,740 applicants were admitted
Women
80% of 20,545 applicants were admitted
Men
76% of 20,195 applicants were admitted
Students Enrolled
9,244 (29%) of 31,933 admitted students enrolled
Women
4,388 (27%) of 16,501 admitted students enrolled
Men
4,856 (31%) of 15,432 admitted students enrolled
Students Offered Wait List
4,380
Students Accepting Wait List Position
1,380
Students Admitted From Wait List
558
Grade Point Average of Enrolled Freshmen (4.0 Scale)
3.75 and Above
48%
3.50 - 3.74
18%
3.25 - 3.49
18%
3.00 - 3.24
12%
2.50 - 2.99
4%
SAT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
SAT Math: 626 average, 560-690 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
22%
Score of 600 - 700
40%
Score of 500 - 600
33%
Score of 400 - 500
5%
Score of 300 - 400
0%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
SAT EBRW: 625 average, 580-670 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
16%
Score of 600 - 700
51%
Score of 500 - 600
28%
Score of 400 - 500
5%
Score of 300 - 400
0%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
ACT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
28 average, 25-31 range of middle 50%
Score of 30 - 36
35%
Score of 24 - 29
47%
Score of 18 - 23
16%
Score of 12 - 17
2%
Score of 6 - 11
0%
Score of 5 or Below
0%
Other Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
High School Class Rank
Top tenth: 26%
Top quarter: 56%
Top half: 86%
National Merit Scholar
Not reported
Valedictorian
Not reported
Class President
Not reported
Student Government Officer
Not reported
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