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 4 3
Foreign Language 4 3
Social Studies 4 3
Academic Electives 2
Examinations
Subject Required Units Due in Admissions Office
SAT or ACT Required February 1
SAT Subject Tests Only Not used if submitted
ACT Writing Test Policy Accepted with or without writing component SAT: Used for admission, ACT: Used for admission
Applying For Admission
Applying For Admission
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Admissions Office
Address
500 Lincoln Drive
Madison
WI
53706-1380
Fax
(608) 262-1429
Application Dates & Fees
Regular Admission Deadline
February 1, 2021
Application Fee
$60
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
February 1, 2021
Accept Offer of Admission
May 1
Waiting List Used
No
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
2 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
53% of 43,921 applicants were admitted
Women
55% of 22,227 applicants were admitted
Men
51% of 21,694 applicants were admitted
Students Enrolled
6,862 (29%) of 23,287 admitted students enrolled
Women
3,615 (30%) of 12,170 admitted students enrolled
Men
3,247 (29%) of 11,117 admitted students enrolled
Grade Point Average of Enrolled Freshmen (4.0 Scale)
3.75 and Above
75%
3.50 - 3.74
17%
3.25 - 3.49
6%
3.00 - 3.24
1%
2.50 - 2.99
1%
SAT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
SAT Math: 680-780 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
66.8%
Score of 600 - 700
26.3%
Score of 500 - 600
6.5%
Score of 400 - 500
0.4%
Score of 300 - 400
0%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
SAT EBRW: 630-710 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
30.7%
Score of 600 - 700
59.7%
Score of 500 - 600
9.1%
Score of 400 - 500
0.4%
Score of 300 - 400
0%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
ACT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
27-32 range of middle 50%
Score of 30 - 36
50.5%
Score of 24 - 29
45.3%
Score of 18 - 23
4.2%
Score of 12 - 17
0%
Score of 6 - 11
0%
Score of 5 or Below
0%
Other Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
High School Class Rank
Top tenth: 54%
Top quarter: 90%
Top half: 99%
National Merit Scholar
Not reported
Valedictorian
Not reported
Class President
Not reported
Student Government Officer
Not reported