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University of Northern Iowa - Admission Criteria

Criteria Ranking | High School GPA and Class Rank | Standardized Tests

Criteria Ranking

  • Academic ranking criteria for this college is listed below. Academic criteria are ranked in order of importance from 1 (Most important) through 5 (Least important) or N (Not relevant).

      Rank Criterion
      1 Secondary School Record
      2 Class Rank
      4 School's Recommendation
      3 Standardized Test Scores
      N Essay

  • The following non-academic criteria are indicated as E (Emphasized), I (Important), C Considered, or N (Not relevant).

      Rank Criterion
      C Character and Personality
      C Extracurricular participation
      C Particular talent or ability
      C Geographical distribution
      C Alumni/ae relationship

High School GPA and Class Rank

  • Following is a breakdown of the high school class rank of enrolled freshmen.

    Rank Percent
    Top fifth 36%
    Second fifth 38%
    Third fifth 20%
    Fourth fifth 2%
    Unknown 4%

Standardized Test Score Criteria

    SAT verbal scores over 500 63%, SAT math scores over 500 61%, ACT scores over 18 94%, SAT verbal scores over 600 28%, SAT math scores over 600 31%, ACT scores over 24 41%, SAT verbal scores over 700 4%, SAT math scores over 700 7%, ACT scores over 30 5%
  • The majority of accepted applicants took the ACT test.
  • Here are the scores of enrolled freshmen who took the ACT:

      Score English Math Composite
      30-36 n/an/a 3%
      24-29 n/an/a 38%
      18-23 n/an/a 53%
      12-17 n/an/a 5%
      No Score n/an/a 1%