Freshman Admission Reqs
Freshman Admission Reqs
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High School Preparation
High School Graduation
High school diploma required and GED is not 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 1
History 1
Academic Electives 1
Examinations
Subject Required Units Due in Admissions Office
SAT or ACT Recommended January 31
SAT Subject Tests Only Considered if submitted
ACT Writing Test Policy Accepted with or without writing component Not reported
Applying For Admission
Applying For Admission
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Admissions Office
Address
153A Country Club Road
Chapel Hill
NC
27599
Application Dates & Fees
Regular Admission Deadline
January 15, 2022
Application Fee
$85
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
January 15, 2022
Accept Offer of Admission
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
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
Counselor's statement 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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Factor Very Important Important Considered Not Considered
State Residency X
Ethnicity X
Academic GPA X
Essay X
First Generation to Attend College X
Recommendations X
Religious Affiliation/Commitment X
Class Rank X
Interview X
Geographic Residence X
Relation with Alumnus X
Profile of Fall Admission
Profile of Fall Admission
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Overall Admission Rate
23% of 42,466 applicants were admitted
Women
22% of 25,173 applicants were admitted
Men
23% of 17,293 applicants were admitted
Students Enrolled
4,474 (47%) of 9,608 admitted students enrolled
Women
2,659 (47%) of 5,655 admitted students enrolled
Men
1,815 (46%) of 3,953 admitted students enrolled
Students Offered Wait List
5,572
Students Accepting Wait List Position
3,717
Students Admitted From Wait List
156
Grade Point Average of Enrolled Freshmen (4.0 Scale)
3.75 and Above
96%
3.50 - 3.74
1%
3.25 - 3.49
1%
3.00 - 3.24
1%
2.50 - 2.99
1%
SAT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
SAT Math: 695 average, 650-760 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
51.7%
Score of 600 - 700
37.9%
Score of 500 - 600
10.1%
Score of 400 - 500
0.3%
Score of 300 - 400
0%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
SAT EBRW: 684 average, 650-730 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
47.2%
Score of 600 - 700
44.8%
Score of 500 - 600
7.8%
Score of 400 - 500
0.3%
Score of 300 - 400
0%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
ACT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
30 average, 27-33 range of middle 50%
Score of 30 - 36
57.5%
Score of 24 - 29
34.7%
Score of 18 - 23
7.4%
Score of 12 - 17
0.4%
Score of 6 - 11
0%
Score of 5 or Below
0%
Other Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
High School Class Rank
Top tenth: 78%
Top quarter: 95%
Top half: 99%
National Merit Scholar
Not reported
Valedictorian
6%
Class President
Not reported
Student Government Officer
Not reported
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