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University of Iowa
  • 4 Year
  • IOWA CITY, IA

University of Iowa Admissions

Admissions Overview

Iowa admissions is somewhat selective with an acceptance rate of 83%. Students that get into Iowa have an average SAT score between 1130-1340 or an average ACT score of 22-29. The regular admissions application deadline for Iowa is May 3.

Will You Get In?

Admissions Statistics

Acceptance Rate
83%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate
No data available  
Total Applicants
25,928
SAT Range
1130-1340
SAT Reading
560-660
SAT Math
570-680
Students Submitting SAT
29%
ACT Range
22-29
ACT English
21-30
ACT Math
21-28
ACT Writing
No data available  
Students Submitting ACT
87%

Admissions Deadlines

Application Deadline
May 3
Early Decision Deadline
No data available  
Early Action Deadline
No data available  
Offers Early Decision
No
Offers Early Action
No
Application Fee
$40
Application Website
Accepts Common App
Yes
Accepts Coalition App
Yes

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
    Neither required nor recommended
Poll
59%
of students say the admissions process made them feel like the school cared about them as an applicant. 93 responses
Poll
56%
of students feel the admissions process evaluated them individually as a real person, not just a set of numbers. 93 responses

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