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Applying to UIUC

Admission Scoreboard
Acceptance Rate 59.66%
Yield 29.22%
SAT Score 1,415
ACT Score 32
Applicants 47,593

Applying To UIUC

For the academic year 2021-22, the acceptance rate is 59.66% at University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign where a total of 47,593 students applied and 28,395 were accepted. The average SAT score of enrolled students is 1,415 and the average ACT score is 32. It requires three items to submit to their applicants.
The following table describes the general admission information for applying to UIUC.
Open Admission Policy
Undergraduate Application Fees$50
Graduate Application Fees$70
Admission Informationillinois.edu/admissions
Online Applicationadmissions.illinois.edu/apply
Acceptance Rate59.66%
Average Test Scores1,415 SAT / 32 ACT
Credits AcceptedDual Credits, Advanced placement (AP) Credits, Credit for Military Training

Acceptance Rate, Yield, and Headcounts

For the academic year 2021-2022, the acceptance rate is 59.66% where a total of 47,593 students (26,955 men and 20,638 women) have applied to UIUC and 28,395 (14,609 men and 13,786 women) students have been admitted to the school.
Among them, 4,459 male and 3,838 female students have enrolled into UIUC and its yield, also known as enrollment rate is 29.22%. The following table shows the admission statistics including admission stats, acceptance rate, and yield.
Admission Statistics at UIUC
TotalMenWomen
Applicants47,59326,95520,638
Admitted28,39514,60913,786
Enrolled8,2974,4593,838
Acceptance Rate 59.66% 54.20% 66.80%
Yield (Enrollment Rate) 29.22% 30.52% 27.84%
[Chart] Acceptance Rate and Yield

Average SAT and ACT Scores

At UIUC, 3,583 applicants (43% of enrolled) have submitted their SAT scores and 1,985 applicants (24%) have submitted their ACT scores for seeking degrees.
The average SAT score of those who submitted scores is 1,415 and the average ACT score is 32 at UIUC. SAT 75th percentile score is 1,510 and 25th percentile score is 1,320. For ACT scores, the 75th percentile score is 103 and the 25th percentile score is 86. The following table shows the detailed SAT and ACT scores distribution of enrolled students at UIUC.
Average SAT and ACT Scores at UIUC
25th Percentile75th Percentile
SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing640730
SAT Math680780
ACT Composite2934
ACT Math2834
ACT English2935
[Chart] SAT Scores by Subject
[Chart] ACT Scores by Subject

Admission Requirements

University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign requires 3 item(s) (High School Record (or Transcript), Completion of College Preparatory Program, TOEFL) to submit to their applicants. In addition, 1 item(s) (Admission Test Scores) are considered but not required to submit.
Application Requirements for UIUC
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 Illinois Urbana-Champaign is Semester. University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign accepts Dual Credits, Advanced placement (AP) Credits, Credit for Military Training. Next table describes credits that University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign accepts.
Calendar SystemSemester
Dual Credits
Credits for Life Experiences
Advanced placement (AP) Credits
Credit for military training