UNO Admissions

The application fee is $25 for applying undergraduate school and $40 for graduate school at University of New Orleans. Next table presents general admission information.
General Admission Information
Open Admission PolicyNo
Undergraduate Application Fees$25
Graduate Application Fees$40
Calendar SystemSemester
Credits AcceptedDual Credits, Credits for Life Experiences, Advanced placement (AP) Credits
Degree OfferedBachelor, Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master, Doctorate (Research)

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Admission Statistics

For academic year 2018-19, the acceptance rate is 57.01% and yield is 37.98%. 1,891 men and 2,824 women applied to UNO and 1,154 men and 1,553 women students were accepted. Among them, 519 men and 512 women were enrolled into the school (Fall 2018). Following table and chart show the admission statistics including number of applicants, acceptance rate, and yield (also known as enrollment rate).
Acceptance Ratio 57.01%61.03%54.99%
Yield 37.98%44.97%32.97%

SAT and ACT Score Distribution

For academic year 2018-2019, 74 students (7% of enrolled) have submitted their SAT scores and 968 students (95%) have submitted their ACT scores for seeking degrees. For score submitters, SAT 75th percentile score of Evidence-Based Reading/Writing is 640 and 25th percentile is 540. The SAT Math score is 620 (75th) and 510 (25th). The submitted ACT score is 77 (75th percentile) and 77 (25th percentile). .
25th Percentile75th Percentile
SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing540640
SAT Math510620
ACT Composite2025
ACT Math1925
ACT English2127
The submitted SAT and ACT scores of admitted students at University of New Orleans are similar to the average score when comparing similar colleges (SAT: 1,160, ACT: 68 - Public Research University (high research activity)).

Application Requirements

UNO requires to submit High School GPA, High School Rank, High School Record (or Transcript), Completion of College Preparatory Program and Recommendations to its applicants.The school recommends to submit High School GPA, Next table summarizes University of New Orleans application requirements.
For more admission information such as minimum GPA and required years of subject, see UNO online application page .
UNO Admission Requirements
High School GPARequired
High School RankNeither required nor recommended
High School Record (or Transcript)Required
Completion of College Preparatory ProgramRequired
RecommendationsNeither required nor recommended
Formal Demonstration of CompetenciesRecommended
Admission Test ScoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended

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