University of Massachusetts-Lowell (UMass)
UMass can be found in Lowell, MA, a public college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. There are around sixteen thousand students enrolled per year at UMass.
Students can report either the ACT or SAT exam scores at UMass. A score in the range of 1030 to 1230 on the SAT exam, or 22 to 28 on the ACT exam is among the 25th - 75th percentile range among accepted students. By applying sampled GPA data from over 150 schools, we are able to estimate that the UMass average GPA ranges from 3.23 to 3.52 for accepted students. University of Massachusetts-Lowell accepts approximately 60% of applicants each year. Of those that are admitted, nearly 28% of students enrolled. Based on historical acceptance rate data, the projected UMass acceptance rate 2015 is estimated to be 67%. You can get more information from the admissions office website at uml.edu.
Overall UMass Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013
The overall acceptance rate for University of Massachusetts-Lowell was reported as 64.0% in Fall 2013 with over 9,130 applications submitted to UMass. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.
Accepted Applicants Profile
- UMass ACT Scores: 22 - 28
- UMass Average GPA: 3.23 - 3.52
How Hard Is It to Get into University of Massachusetts-Lowell?
Applicant Selectivity: Medium
When determining how difficult it is for students to get into UMass, ACT/SAT test scores and high school average GPA ranges of accepted students of previous years can help estimate the selectivity of a school.
Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2020 Projection
The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2020-2021 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for University of Massachusetts-Lowell has been getting lower when compared to averages from previous years.
Acceptance Rate By Year
- 2009-2010: 75.2%
- 2010-2011: 73.6%
- 2011-2012: 64.5%
- 2012-2013: 65.8%
- 2013-2014: 64.0%
- Projected UMass Acceptance Rate 2020-2021: 66.5%
How Does UMass Compare?
Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details
General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions
- High School GPA Scores are Required
- School Records are Required
- College Prep Classes are Required
- Submit Recommendation Letters are Required
- Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Required
- TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required
Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2013)
Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to UMass (Fall 2013)
|English||21 - 27|
|Math||23 - 28|
|Composite Score||22 - 28|