The institution is an extremely selective school. They receive about 28,000 applications every admission cycle. The overall acceptance rate tends to be 9 percent which equals about 2,500 students who passed the admission process of the institution. But, when the semester begins, only about 1,590 or 64 percent of the students will have decided on the University of Chicago as their future school. The school tends to see 47 percent of the students who applied are men compared to 52 percent who are women. When the semester begins, about 50 percent of those accepted females decided to study at the University of Chicago and 49 percent were males.

First-year students are requested to submit their ACT or SAT scores to the University of Chicago when applying. In most cases, accepted students have test scores in the range of 32 - 35 for ACT or 1,480 - 1,580 for SAT. This school also allows submissions of Advanced Placement (AP) credits. the University of Chicago’s undergraduate application fee is $75. To submit your application to the University of Chicago, you are required to present these required documents: ACT/SAT scores, Recommendations, and a Secondary school record. The institution recommends that students who are applying have Secondary school GPA, and Secondary school rank.

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Student ACT Scores

25th %
75th %



Student SAT Scores

25th %
75th %



First-Year Admission Statistics

Application, Acceptance, Enrollment Statistics from the 2017 Admissions Cycle
Applications
27,694
Male 13,050
Female 14,644

 

Acceptance
2,492
Male 1,174
Female 1,171

 

Enrollment Total
1,591
Male 791
Female 800


Acceptance Rate
9%
Male
9%
Female
8%

 

Yield
63.8%
Male
67.4%
Female
68.3%


Application Fees and Other Information

Application Fees

Undergraduate

$75


Graduate

$90



Credit from AP or Pre-college classes

  • Advanced Placement (AP) credits

    Admission considerations

    Required

    Admission test scores
    Recommendations
    Secondary school record
    TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language


    Recommended

    Secondary school GPA
    Secondary school rank