University of Connecticut-Avery Point

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University of Connecticut-Avery Point can be found in Groton, CT, a public college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. The small size of enrollment, which is around 800 students, provides smaller class sizes for enrolled students.

Most of the students that got into this school got an SAT score in the range of 900 - 1110, or got accepted with an ACT composite score in the range of 22 - 26. We were able to estimate the University of Connecticut-Avery Point average GPA (3.23 - 3.38) of admitted students by applying sampled GPA data on over 150 schools. University of Connecticut-Avery Point admits about 60% of those that apply each year. Of those that are admitted, roughly 48% of students attended the school. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall University of Connecticut-Avery Point Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013


The overall acceptance rate for University of Connecticut-Avery Point was reported as 59.4% in Fall 2013 with over 335 college applications submitted to this school. 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

  • ACT Scores: 22 - 26
  • Average GPA: 3.23 - 3.38

How Hard Is It to Get into University of Connecticut-Avery Point?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

The applicant selectivity of University of Connecticut-Avery Point is about average, as determined by collecting standardized test scores e.g. ACT/SAT and high school average GPA ranges of students who were granted admissions from previous years.

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 University of Connecticut-Avery Point has been staying about the same from year to year.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 57.0%
  • 2010-2011: 66.1%
  • 2011-2012: 62.5%
  • 2012-2013: 61.0%
  • 2013-2014: 59.4%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2021-2022: 61.0%

How Does University of Connecticut-Avery Point Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for University of Connecticut-Avery Point is seven percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Mitchell College57.7%
United States Coast Guard Academy16.5%
Franklin W. Olin College of Engineering16.9%
New York College of Health Professions81.0%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • High School Class Rankings are Recommended
  • School Records are Required
  • College Prep Classes are Required
  • Submit Recommendation Letters are Recommended
  • 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 University of Connecticut-Avery Point (Fall 2013)

ACT®Score Range
English0 - 0
Math0 - 0
Composite Score22 - 26
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