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 4
Science 3
Foreign Language 2
Social Studies 2
History 1
Examinations
Subject Required Units Due in Admissions Office
SAT or ACT Required July 15
SAT Only Considered if submitted July 15
ACT Only Recommended July 15
SAT & SAT Subject Tests, or ACT Not used if submitted July 15
SAT Subject Tests Only Not used if submitted
ACT Writing Test Policy Accepted with or without writing component SAT: No policy as of now, ACT: No policy as of now
Applying For Admission
Applying For Admission
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Admissions Office
Address
14th and R Streets
Lincoln
NE
68588
Phone
(800) 742-8800
Fax
(402) 472-0670
Application Dates & Fees
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling
Application Fee
$45
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
Rolling
Accept Offer of Admission
May 1
Waiting List Used
No
Defer Admission
Student cannot 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
Other
Minimum ACT score of 20 or combined total of 1030 or higher on the SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing and SAT Math sections or rank in upper 50% of high school class, or a HS GPA of 3.0 or higher required for freshmen
Financial Need
Financial need is not a consideration in the admissions process
Selection of Students
Selection of Students
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Very Important
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Profile of Fall Admission
Profile of Fall Admission
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Overall Admission Rate
78% of 16,829 applicants were admitted
Women
78% of 9,056 applicants were admitted
Men
78% of 7,773 applicants were admitted
Students Enrolled
5,550 (42%) of 13,165 admitted students enrolled
Women
2,711 (38%) of 7,072 admitted students enrolled
Men
2,839 (47%) of 6,093 admitted students enrolled
Grade Point Average of Enrolled Freshmen (4.0 Scale)
3.75 and Above
39%
3.50 - 3.74
20%
3.25 - 3.49
17%
3.00 - 3.24
12%
2.50 - 2.99
10%
2.00 - 2.49
2%
SAT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
SAT Math: 627 average, 560-690 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
25%
Score of 600 - 700
38%
Score of 500 - 600
30%
Score of 400 - 500
6%
Score of 300 - 400
1%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
SAT EBRW: 615 average, 560-670 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
18%
Score of 600 - 700
41%
Score of 500 - 600
34%
Score of 400 - 500
6%
Score of 300 - 400
1%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
ACT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
25 average, 22-28 range of middle 50%
Score of 30 - 36
23%
Score of 24 - 29
40%
Score of 18 - 23
34%
Score of 12 - 17
3%
Score of 6 - 11
0%
Score of 5 or Below
0%
Other Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
High School Class Rank
Top tenth: 28%
Top quarter: 56%
Top half: 87%
National Merit Scholar
1%
Valedictorian
Not reported
Class President
Not reported
Student Government Officer
Not reported