University of Minnesota-Morris

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University of Minnesota-Morris, a liberal arts school, provides students a well rounded foundation in education by having a curriculum with a diverse range of subjects. This college is located in Morris, MN, a predominately rural area. Over 2,000 students are enrolled at University of Minnesota-Morris.

Students can report either the SAT or ACT exam scores at University of Minnesota-Morris. A score in the range of 1550 to 1970 on the SAT exam, or 23 to 28 on the ACT exam is among the 25th - 75th percentile range among admitted students. By applying sampled GPA data from over 150 schools, we are able to estimate that the University of Minnesota-Morris average GPA ranges from 3.28 to 3.64 for accepted students. 58% of all those students that apply are granted admission to University of Minnesota-Morris, from which 31% choose to enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall University of Minnesota-Morris Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013


The overall acceptance rate for University of Minnesota-Morris was reported as 57.6% in Fall 2013 with over 2,650 college applications submitted to University of Minnesota-Morris. 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

  • SAT Scores: 1550 - 1970
  • ACT Scores: 23 - 28
  • Average GPA: 3.28 - 3.64

How Hard Is It to Get into University of Minnesota-Morris?

Applicant Selectivity: High

University of Minnesota-Morris has a very competitive selection process for applicants, where most students accepted have a higher than average high school GPA and scored in the top percentiles on standardized tests like the SAT or ACT exam.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2020 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2020-2021 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for University of Minnesota-Morris has been getting lower when compared to averages from previous years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 74.7%
  • 2010-2011: 64.6%
  • 2011-2012: 61.9%
  • 2012-2013: 59.8%
  • 2013-2014: 57.6%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2020-2021: 61.0%

How Does University of Minnesota-Morris Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for University of Minnesota-Morris is four percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Saint Johns University75.2%
College of Saint Benedict75.5%
Concordia College at Moorhead78.0%
Martin Luther College96.2%
Crown College55.0%

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
  • College Prep Classes 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 University of Minnesota-Morris (Fall 2013)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading530 - 690
Math530 - 640
Writing490 - 640
Total Score1550 - 1970
ACT®Score Range
English21 - 28
Math22 - 27
Composite Score23 - 28
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