The University of Tampa (UT)

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The University of Tampa can be found in Tampa, FL, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. Around six thousand students are enrolled at UT.

Students can submit either the ACT or SAT exam scores at UT. A score between 1460 - 1710 on the SAT exam, or 21 - 26 on the ACT exam is among the 25th - 75th percentile range among accepted students. We were able to estimate the The University of Tampa (UT) average GPA (3.13 - 3.38) of admitted students by applying sampled GPA data on over 150 schools. UT has an acceptance rate of about 52% with 20% of applicants choosing to enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall The University of Tampa (UT) Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013


The overall acceptance rate for The University of Tampa was reported as 52.2% in Fall 2013 with over 15,300 college applications submitted to UT. 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

  • UT SAT Scores: 1460 - 1710
  • UT ACT Scores: 21 - 26
  • UT Average GPA: 3.13 - 3.38

How Hard Is It to Get into The University of Tampa?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

When determining how difficult it is for students to get into UT, 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 2021 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2021-2022 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for UT has been getting lower when compared to averages from previous years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 60.4%
  • 2010-2011: 53.2%
  • 2011-2012: 52.9%
  • 2012-2013: 46.9%
  • 2013-2014: 52.2%
  • Projected UT Acceptance Rate 2021-2022: 51.6%

How Does The University of Tampa (UT) Compare?

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The acceptance rate for The University of Tampa is six percent lower than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
University of South Florida-St. Petersburg44.0%
Eckerd College71.0%
Florida Southern College49.9%

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 The University of Tampa (UT) (Fall 2013)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading480 - 570
Math500 - 580
Writing480 - 560
Total Score1460 - 1710
ACT®Score Range
English21 - 26
Math21 - 25
Composite Score21 - 26
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