University of North Dakota (UND)

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University of North Dakota can be found in Grand Forks, ND, a public college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. There are around 16,000 students enrolled each year at UND.

The majority of students admitted to University of North Dakota had an SAT score within the range of 1420 - 1750, or got accepted with an ACT score between 21 - 26. We were able to estimate the UND average GPA (3.13 - 3.38) of admitted students by applying sampled GPA data on over 150 schools. University of North Dakota admits about 70 percent of applicants. Of those that are admitted, around 59 percent of students enrolled. Based on historical acceptance rate data, the projected UND acceptance rate 2015 is estimated to be 72%. You can get more information from the admissions office website at und.edu.

Overall UND Acceptance Rate - Fall 2012

73.7%

The overall acceptance rate for University of North Dakota was reported as 73.7% in Fall 2012 with over 5,400 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

  • UND SAT Scores: 1420 - 1750
  • UND ACT Scores: 21 - 26
  • UND Average GPA: 3.13 - 3.38

How Hard Is It to Get into University of North Dakota?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

The applicant selectivity of University of North Dakota 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 2019 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2019-2020 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for University of North Dakota has been staying about the same from year to year.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2008-2009: 75.4%
  • 2009-2010: 73.0%
  • 2010-2011: 70.0%
  • 2011-2012: 70.8%
  • 2012-2013: 73.7%
  • Projected UND Acceptance Rate 2019-2020: 72.3%

How Does UND Compare?

73.7%
This School
55.5%
National Avg

The acceptance rate for UND is thirty-three percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
North Dakota State University-Main Campus84.1%
Minnesota State University Moorhead89.1%
Saint Cloud State University86.9%
University of Minnesota-Duluth78.2%
Southwest Minnesota State University65.5%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores 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 2012)

TotalMaleFemale
Applicants5,40454.9%45.1%
Admitted3,98355.0%45.0%
Enrolled2,36055.6%44.4%

Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to UND (Fall 2012)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading470 - 590
Math500 - 610
Writing450 - 550
Total Score1420 - 1750
ACT®Score Range
English20 - 25
Math21 - 26
Composite Score21 - 26
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