University of Evansville (UE)

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University of Evansville can be found in Evansville, IN, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. There are around two thousand students enrolled each year at UE.

An ACT or SAT exam may be required before applying to this institution. Scores between 1090 (25th percentile) - 1288 (75th percentile) on the SAT and within the range of 23 (25th percentile) - 30 (75th percentile) for the ACT exam is typical among applicants accepted to University of Evansville. We were able to estimate the UE average GPA (3.28 - 3.64) of admitted students by applying sampled GPA data on over 150 schools. This school has an acceptance rate of about 71% with 15% of applicants deciding to continue on and enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall UE Acceptance Rate - Fall 2020


The overall acceptance rate for University of Evansville was reported as 70.7% in Fall 2020 with over 4,230 college applications submitted to UE. 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

  • UE ACT Scores: 23 - 30
  • UE Average GPA: 3.28 - 3.64

How Hard Is It to Get into University of Evansville?

Applicant Selectivity: High

The selectivity of applicants for undergraduate admissions to University of Evansville is considered high, with many applicants scoring in the top percentiles on the SAT or ACT exam, as well as having an excellent high school GPA.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2022 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2022-2023 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for University of Evansville has been staying about the same from year to year.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2016-2017: 70.9%
  • 2017-2018: 70.0%
  • 2018-2019: 69.5%
  • 2019-2020: 70.7%
  • Projected UE Acceptance Rate 2022-2023: 65.3%

How Does UE Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for University of Evansville is twenty-five percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 56.7%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Brescia University42.7%
Oakland City University54.8%
Kentucky Wesleyan College62.4%
Indiana University-Southeast81.9%
Spalding University79.4%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • School Records 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 UE (Fall 2020)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading550 - 640
Math540 - 648
Total Score1090 - 1288
ACT®Score Range
English22 - 30
Math22 - 28
Composite Score23 - 30
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