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 required
High School Units Req or Recommended
Subject Req Reco
English 4
Mathematics 3
Science 3
Foreign Language 2
Social Studies 3
Academic Electives 7
Examinations
Subject Required Units Due in Admissions Office
SAT or ACT Required August 1
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
410 Administration Dr
Lexington
KY
40506-0032
Phone
(866) 900-GO-UK
Fax
(859) 257-4000
Application Dates & Fees
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling
Application Fee
$50
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
Rolling
Accept Offer of Admission
Not reported
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
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application
Accepted
Other Application Requirements
Interview
Not Required
Essay or Personal Statement
Required for all freshmen
Other
Audition required of music and dance majors 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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Profile of Fall Admission
Profile of Fall Admission
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Overall Admission Rate
96% of 18,759 applicants were admitted
Women
96% of 11,111 applicants were admitted
Men
95% of 7,648 applicants were admitted
Students Enrolled
6,329 (35%) of 17,981 admitted students enrolled
Women
3,532 (33%) of 10,696 admitted students enrolled
Men
2,797 (38%) of 7,285 admitted students enrolled
Students Offered Wait List
178
Students Accepting Wait List Position
178
Students Admitted From Wait List
11
Grade Point Average of Enrolled Freshmen (4.0 Scale)
3.75 and Above
45%
3.50 - 3.74
17%
3.25 - 3.49
13%
3.00 - 3.24
11%
2.50 - 2.99
11%
2.00 - 2.49
3%
SAT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
SAT Math: 530-670 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
16.2%
Score of 600 - 700
32.9%
Score of 500 - 600
38.5%
Score of 400 - 500
11.7%
Score of 300 - 400
0.7%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
SAT EBRW: 540-650 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
12%
Score of 600 - 700
39.3%
Score of 500 - 600
38.5%
Score of 400 - 500
10%
Score of 300 - 400
0.2%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
ACT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
22-29 range of middle 50%
Score of 30 - 36
24.3%
Score of 24 - 29
42%
Score of 18 - 23
32%
Score of 12 - 17
1.8%
Score of 6 - 11
0%
Score of 5 or Below
0%
Other Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
High School Class Rank
Top tenth: 33%
Top quarter: 59%
Top half: 85%
National Merit Scholar
Not reported
Valedictorian
Not reported
Class President
Not reported
Student Government Officer
Not reported