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University of Colorado - Boulder Admissions

Admissions Overview

University of Colorado admissions is somewhat selective with an acceptance rate of 78%. Students that get into University of Colorado have an average SAT score between 1140-1360 or an average ACT score of 25-31. The regular admissions application deadline for University of Colorado is January 15. Interested students can apply for early action, and the University of Colorado early action deadline is November 15.

Will You Get In?

Admissions Statistics

Acceptance Rate
78%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate
No data available  
Total Applicants
40,677
SAT Range
1140-1360
SAT Reading
580-670
SAT Math
560-690
Students Submitting SAT
72%
ACT Range
25-31
ACT English
24-32
ACT Math
24-29
ACT Writing
No data available  
Students Submitting ACT
47%

Admissions Deadlines

Application Deadline
January 15
Early Decision Deadline
No data available  
Early Action Deadline
November 15
Offers Early Decision
No
Offers Early Action
Yes
Application Fee
$50
Accepts Common App
Yes
Accepts Coalition App
No

Admissions Requirements

What Really Matters When Applying
  • High School GPA
    Required
  • High School Rank
    Recommended
  • High School Transcript
    Required
  • College Prep Courses
    Required
  • SAT/ACT
    Considered but not required
  • Recommendations
    Recommended
Poll
49%
of students say the admissions process made them feel like the school cared about them as an applicant. 97 responses
Poll
60%
of students feel the admissions process evaluated them individually as a real person, not just a set of numbers. 97 responses

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