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 5
Science 2 4
Foreign Language 2 5
Social Studies 1 4
Examinations
Subject Required Units Due in Admissions Office
SAT or ACT Required January 1
SAT Only Not reported Not reported
ACT Only Not reported Not reported
SAT & SAT Subject Tests, or ACT Not reported Not reported
SAT Subject Tests Only Not reported Not reported
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
400 Emmet Street South
Charlottesville
VA
22903
Fax
(434) 924-3587
Application Dates & Fees
Regular Admission Deadline
January 3, 2022
Application Fee
$75
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
April 1
Accept Offer of Admission
By May 1 or within 2 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
Yes
Early Decision Deadline
November 1
Early Decision Notification
January 31
Early Action Offered
Yes
Early Action Deadline
November 1
Early Action Notification
January 31
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 required 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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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
Profile of Fall Admission
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Overall Admission Rate
23% of 40,878 applicants were admitted
Women
23% of 21,760 applicants were admitted
Men
22% of 19,118 applicants were admitted
Students Enrolled
3,816 (41%) of 9,230 admitted students enrolled
Women
2,167 (43%) of 5,093 admitted students enrolled
Men
1,649 (40%) of 4,137 admitted students enrolled
Students Offered Wait List
6,465
Students Accepting Wait List Position
3,780
Students Admitted From Wait List
165
Grade Point Average of Enrolled Freshmen (4.0 Scale)
4.00 and Above
89.6%
3.50 - 3.74
5.5%
3.25 - 3.49
1%
3.00 - 3.24
1%
SAT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
SAT Math: 708 average , 660-770 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
60%
Score of 600 - 700
30%
Score of 500 - 600
8%
Score of 400 - 500
1%
Score of 300 - 400
1%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
SAT EBRW: 696 average , 660-740 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
56.6%
Score of 600 - 700
37.7%
Score of 500 - 600
5.3%
Score of 400 - 500
0.5%
Score of 300 - 400
0%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
ACT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
32 average , 30-34 range of middle 50%
Score of 30 - 36
80.5%
Score of 24 - 29
15.5%
Score of 18 - 23
3.5%
Score of 12 - 17
0.5%
Score of 6 - 11
0%
Score of 5 or Below
0%
ACT Math: 30
Score of 30 - 36
63%
Score of 24 - 29
32%
Score of 18 - 23
4%
Score of 12 - 17
1%
Score of 6 - 11
0%
Score of 5 or Below
0%
ACT Eng: 33
Score of 30 - 36
82%
Score of 24 - 29
13%
Score of 18 - 23
4%
Score of 12 - 17
1%
Score of 6 - 11
0%
Score of 5 or Below
0%
Other Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
High School Class Rank
Top tenth: 90%
Top quarter: 98%
Top half: 100%
National Merit Scholar
Not reported
Valedictorian
Not reported
Class President
Not reported
Student Government Officer
Not reported
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