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 1
History 1
Examinations
Subject Required Units Due in Admissions Office
SAT or ACT Required July 1
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
902 Sumter Street Access
Knoxville
TN
37996
Application Dates & Fees
Regular Admission Deadline
December 15, 2021
Application Fee
$50
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
December 15, 2021
Accept Offer of Admission
By May 1 or within 2 weeks if notified after 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
Essay or Personal Statement
Required for all freshmen
Letters of Recommendation
1 recommended for all 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
79% of 21,764 applicants were admitted
Women
78% of 12,846 applicants were admitted
Men
79% of 8,918 applicants were admitted
Students Enrolled
6,427 (37%) of 17,160 admitted students enrolled
Women
3,238 (32%) of 10,081 admitted students enrolled
Men
3,189 (45%) of 7,079 admitted students enrolled
Grade Point Average of Enrolled Freshmen (4.0 Scale)
3.75 and Above
64%
3.50 - 3.74
14%
3.25 - 3.49
10%
3.00 - 3.24
8%
2.50 - 2.99
4%
SAT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
SAT Math: 620 average, 570-670 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
16.6%
Score of 600 - 700
41.7%
Score of 500 - 600
39.4%
Score of 400 - 500
2.3%
Score of 300 - 400
0%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
SAT EBRW: 620 average, 580-660 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
11.8%
Score of 600 - 700
52.8%
Score of 500 - 600
33.9%
Score of 400 - 500
1.5%
Score of 300 - 400
0%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
ACT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
28 average, 24-29 range of middle 50%
Score of 30 - 36
29.8%
Score of 24 - 29
50.6%
Score of 18 - 23
19.3%
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: 35%
Top quarter: 63%
Top half: 88%
National Merit Scholar
0%
Valedictorian
Not reported
Class President
Not reported
Student Government Officer
Not reported