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Acceptance Rate 80.16%
Yield 53.78%
SAT Score 1,040
ACT Score 20
Applicants 11,118

Applying To UTRGV

For the academic year 2019-20, the acceptance rate is 80.16% at The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley where a total of 11,118 students applied and 8,912 were accepted. The average SAT score of enrolled students is 1,040 and the average ACT score is 20. It requires five items and recommends 2 articles to submit to their applicants. The following table describes the general admission information for applying to The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley.
Open Admission Policy
Graduate Application Fees$50
Admission Informationwww.utrgv.edu/en-us/admissions/
Online Applicationhttps://www.applytexas.org
Acceptance Rate80%
Average Test Scores1,040 SAT / 20 ACT
Credits AcceptedDual Credits, Advanced placement (AP) Credits, Credit for Military Training

Acceptance Rate, Yield, and Headcounts

For the academic year 2019-2020, the acceptance rate is 80.16% where a total of 11,118 students (4,484 men and 6,634 women) have applied to UTRGV and 8,912 (3,623 men and 5,289 women) students have been admitted to the school. Among them, 2,006 male and 2,787 female students have enrolled into UTRGV and its yield, also known as enrollment rate is 53.78%. The following table shows the admission statistics including admission stats, acceptance rate, and yield.
Admission Statistics at UTRGV
TotalMenWomen
Applicants11,1184,4846,634
Admitted8,9123,6235,289
Enrolled4,7932,0062,787
Acceptance Rate 80.16% 80.80% 79.73%
Yield (Enrollment Rate) 53.78% 55.37% 52.69%
[Chart] Acceptance Rate and Yield

Average SAT and ACT Scores

At UTRGV, 2,496 applicants (52% of enrolled) have submitted their SAT scores and 3,389 applicants (71%) have submitted their ACT scores for seeking degrees. The average SAT score of those who submitted scores is 1,040 and the average ACT score is 20 at UTRGV. SAT 75th percentile score is 1,130 and 25th percentile score is 950. For ACT scores, the 75th percentile score is 65 and the 25th percentile score is 49. The following table shows the detailed SAT and ACT scores distribution of enrolled students at UTRGV.
Average SAT and ACT Scores at UTRGV
25th Percentile75th Percentile
SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing480580
SAT Math470550
ACT Composite1722
ACT Math1722
ACT English1521
[Chart] SAT Scores by Subject
[Chart] ACT Scores by Subject

Admission Requirements

The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley requires 5 item(s) (High School GPA, High School Rank, High School Record (or Transcript), Admission Test Scores, TOEFL) and recommends 2 articles (Completion of College Preparatory Program, Formal Demonstration of Competencies) to submit to their applicants. In addition, 1 item(s) (Recommendations) are considered but not required to submit. The following table summarizes the application requirements at The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley
Application Requirements for UTRGV
High School GPA
High School Rank
High School Record (or Transcript)
Completion of College Preparatory Program
Recommendations
Formal Demonstration of Competencies
Admission Test Scores
TOEFL
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
Required △ Considered (not Required) ✓ Recommended ✗ Neither Required nor Recommended

Calendar System and Accepted Credits

The calendar system at The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley is Semester. The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley accepts Dual Credits, Advanced placement (AP) Credits, Credit for Military Training. Next table describes credits that The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley accepts.
Calendar SystemSemester
Dual Credits
Credits for Life Experiences
Advanced placement (AP) Credits
Credit for military training