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Applying to Houston

Acceptance Rate 64.98%
Yield 34.42%
SAT Score 1,225
ACT Score 25
Applicants 25,393

Applying To Houston

For the academic year 2019-20, the acceptance rate is 64.98% at University of Houston where a total of 25,393 students applied and 16,500 were accepted. The average SAT score of enrolled students is 1,225 and the average ACT score is 25. It requires five items and recommends 2 articles to submit to their applicants. The following table describes the general admission information for applying to University of Houston.
Open Admission Policy
Undergraduate Application Fees$75
Graduate Application Fees$75
Admission Informationwww.uh.edu/admissions/
Online Applicationwww.applytexas.org/adappc/gen/c_start.WBX?s_logon_msg=Y
Acceptance Rate65%
Average Test Scores1,225 SAT / 25 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 64.98% where a total of 25,393 students (11,698 men and 13,695 women) have applied to Houston and 16,500 (7,825 men and 8,675 women) students have been admitted to the school. Among them, 2,788 male and 2,892 female students have enrolled into Houston and its yield, also known as enrollment rate is 34.42%. The following table shows the admission statistics including admission stats, acceptance rate, and yield.
Admission Statistics at Houston
TotalMenWomen
Applicants25,39311,69813,695
Admitted16,5007,8258,675
Enrolled5,6802,7882,892
Acceptance Rate 64.98% 66.89% 63.34%
Yield (Enrollment Rate) 34.42% 35.63% 33.34%
[Chart] Acceptance Rate and Yield

Average SAT and ACT Scores

At Houston, 5,008 applicants (88% of enrolled) have submitted their SAT scores and 2,030 applicants (36%) have submitted their ACT scores for seeking degrees. The average SAT score of those who submitted scores is 1,225 and the average ACT score is 25 at Houston. SAT 75th percentile score is 1,310 and 25th percentile score is 1,140. For ACT scores, the 75th percentile score is 81 and the 25th percentile score is 64. The following table shows the detailed SAT and ACT scores distribution of enrolled students at Houston.
Average SAT and ACT Scores at Houston
25th Percentile75th Percentile
SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing570650
SAT Math570660
ACT Composite2227
ACT Math2127
ACT English2127
[Chart] SAT Scores by Subject
[Chart] ACT Scores by Subject

Admission Requirements

University of Houston requires 5 item(s) (High School Rank, High School Record (or Transcript), Completion of College Preparatory Program, Admission Test Scores, TOEFL) and recommends 2 articles (High School GPA, Recommendations) to submit to their applicants. The following table summarizes the application requirements at University of Houston
Application Requirements for Houston
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 University of Houston is Semester. University of Houston accepts Dual Credits, Advanced placement (AP) Credits, Credit for Military Training. Next table describes credits that University of Houston accepts.
Calendar SystemSemester
Dual Credits
Credits for Life Experiences
Advanced placement (AP) Credits
Credit for military training