University of Mary Hardin-Baylor (UMHB)

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University of Mary Hardin-Baylor can be found in Belton, TX, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. UMHB has an enrollment of around 4,000 students.

An ACT or SAT exam may be required before applying to this institution. Scores within the range of 1000 (25th percentile) to 1190 (75th percentile) for the SAT exam and between 19 (25th percentile) to 25 (75th percentile) on the ACT is typical among applicants that get into UMHB. We were able to estimate the UMHB average GPA (2.98 - 3.33) of admitted students by applying sampled GPA data on over 150 schools. 87% of all applicants are accepted to UMHB, from which 6% choose to enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall UMHB Acceptance Rate - Fall 2020


The overall acceptance rate for University of Mary Hardin-Baylor was reported as 87.4% in Fall 2020 with over 15,400 college applications submitted to UMHB. 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

  • UMHB ACT Scores: 19 - 25
  • UMHB Average GPA: 2.98 - 3.33

How Hard Is It to Get into University of Mary Hardin-Baylor?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

The applicant selectivity of UMHB 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 2023 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2023-2024 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for UMHB has been on an upward trend when compared to previous years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2016-2017: 78.8%
  • 2017-2018: 78.8%
  • 2018-2019: 86.7%
  • 2019-2020: 87.4%
  • Projected UMHB Acceptance Rate 2023-2024: 78.6%

How Does UMHB Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for University of Mary Hardin-Baylor is fifty-four percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 56.7%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Southwestern University49.0%
Concordia University-Texas90.5%
Huston-Tillotson University62.5%
Saint Edward's University88.2%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • High School Class Rankings are Required
  • School Records are Required
  • Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Required

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2020)


Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to UMHB (Fall 2020)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading500 - 610
Math500 - 580
Total Score1000 - 1190
ACT®Score Range
English17 - 24
Math17 - 25
Composite Score19 - 25
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