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University of North Carolina School of the Arts Acceptance Rate, Requirements & Admissions Information

Winston-Salem, NC

Freshman Admission Requirements


Entrance Difficulty

Not reported

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 Required or Recommended

High School Units Required or Recommended
Subject Required Units Recommended Units
English 4  
Mathematics 3 4
Science 3  
Foreign Language 2  
Social Studies 2  
History 1  
Academic Electives    

Examinations

Examinations
Exam Required Units Scores Due in Admissions Office
SAT or ACT Required April 15
SAT Only    
ACT Only    
SAT and SAT Subject Tests, or ACT    
SAT Subject Tests Only  
SAT Essay Component Policy Not Reported
ACT Writing Test Policy Accepted with or without writing component
Use of SAT/ACT Essay SAT: No policy as of now
ACT: No policy as of now

Applying for Admission


Admissions Office

Address
1533 South Main Street
PO Box 12189
City, State, Zip
Winston-Salem, NC 27127-2738
Phone
 
Fax
(336) 770-3370
E-mail
admission@uncsa.edu

Application Dates and Fees

Regular Admisson Deadline
 
Application Fee
$95
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
Rolling, notification begins April 1
Accept Offer of Admission
By May 1 or within 3 weeks if notified after May 1
Waiting List Used
Yes
Defer Admission
Student can defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted

Early Admission

Early Decision Offered
No
Early Decision Deadline
 
Early Decision Notification
 
Early Action Offered
No
Early Action Deadline
 
Early Action Notification
 

Application Form

Common Application
Not accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application
Not reported

Other Application Requirements

Interview
Required
Essay or Personal Statement
Required for all freshmen
Letters of Recommendation
2 required for all freshmen
Other
Audition required for freshmen
Financial Need
Financial need is not a consideration in the admissions process

Selection of Students


Selection of Students
Factor Very Important Important Considered Not Considered
Rigor of Secondary School Record X
Academic GPA X
Standardized Tests X
Class Rank X
Recommendations X
Essay X
Interview X
Level of Applicant's Interest X
Extracurricular Activities X
Volunteer Work X
Particular Talent/Ability X
Character/Personal Qualities X
First Generation to Attend College X
State Residency X
Geographic Residence X
Relation with Alumnus X
Religious Affiliation/Commitment X
Ethnicity X
Work Experience X

Profile of Fall Admission


Overall Admission Rate
38% of 1,185 applicants were admitted
Women
38% of 749 applicants were admitted
Men
38% of 436 applicants were admitted
Students Enrolled
280 (62%) of 453 admitted students enrolled
Women
154 (54%) of 286 admitted students enrolled
Men
126 (75%) of 167 admitted students enrolled
Early Decision Admission Rate
 
Early Action Admission Rate
 
Students Offered Wait List
166
Students Accepting Wait List Position
163
Students Admitted From Wait List
1

Grade Point Average of Enrolled Freshmen (4.0 scale)

Average GPA
3.78
3.75 and Above
50%
3.50 - 3.74
14%
3.25 - 3.49
17%
3.00 - 3.24
9%
2.50 - 2.99
10%
2.00 - 2.49
 

SAT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen

SAT Math
578 average
530-620 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
5.56%
Score of 600 - 700
30.86%
Score of 500 - 600
54.32%
Score of 400 - 500
9.26%
Score of 300 - 400
0%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
SAT EBRW
607 average
560-660 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
11.8%
Score of 600 - 700
44.1%
Score of 500 - 600
38.51%
Score of 400 - 500
5.59%
Score of 300 - 400
0%
Score of 200 - 300
0%

ACT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen

ACT Composite
25 average
22-28 range of middle 50%
Score of 30 - 36
18.02%
Score of 24 - 29
44.14%
Score of 18 - 23
34.23%
Score of 12 - 17
3.6%
Score of 6 - 11
0%
Score of 5 or Below
0%

Other Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

High School Class Rank
Top tenth: 11%
Top quarter: 39%
Top half: 81%
National Merit Scholar
Not reported
Valedictorian
Not reported
Class President
Not reported
Student Government Officer
Not reported

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