University of Connecticut-Stamford

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University of Connecticut-Stamford can be found in Stamford, CT, a public college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. University of Connecticut-Stamford has an enrollment of approximately two thousand students.

An ACT or SAT exam may be required before applying to this school. Scores within the range of 1010 (25th percentile) - 1210 (75th percentile) on the SAT and between 21 (25th percentile) - 27 (75th percentile) for the ACT exam is usually submitted among applicants admitted to University of Connecticut-Stamford. Based on sampled GPA data collected and applied, it is estimated that the University of Connecticut-Stamford average GPA range for accepted students is around 3.13 - 3.45. 91% of all applicants are admitted to University of Connecticut-Stamford, from which 17 percent choose to enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall University of Connecticut-Stamford Acceptance Rate - Fall 2020


The overall acceptance rate for University of Connecticut-Stamford was reported as 91.3% in Fall 2020 with over 4,370 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: 21 - 27
  • Average GPA: 3.13 - 3.45

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

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

When determining how difficult it is for students to get into University of Connecticut-Stamford, 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 University of Connecticut-Stamford has been getting much higher in the past few years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2016-2017: 57.4%
  • 2017-2018: 82.4%
  • 2018-2019: 78.2%
  • 2019-2020: 91.3%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2021-2022: 75.8%

How Does University of Connecticut-Stamford Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for University of Connecticut-Stamford is sixty-one percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 56.7%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
SUNY at Purchase College51.5%
Manhattanville College90.3%
Iona College84.1%
Concordia College-New York93.8%

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 2020)


Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to University of Connecticut-Stamford (Fall 2020)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading510 - 610
Math500 - 600
Total Score1010 - 1210
ACT®Score Range
English21 - 27
Math20 - 26
Composite Score21 - 27
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