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University of Kentucky Admissions

Kentucky admissions is not selective with an acceptance rate of 91%. Students that get into Kentucky have an average SAT score between 1000-1250 or an average ACT score of 22-29. The regular admissions application deadline for Kentucky is February 15. Interested students can apply for early action, and the Kentucky early action deadline is December 1.

Admissions Statistics

Acceptance Rate
91%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate
Total Applicants
20,480
SAT Range
1000-1250
SAT Reading
500-620
SAT Math
500-630
Students Submitting SAT
16%
ACT Range
22-29
ACT English
22-30
ACT Math
22-28
ACT Writing
7-8
Students Submitting ACT
93%

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Admissions Deadlines

Application Deadline
February 15
Early Decision Deadline
Early Action Deadline
December 1
Offers Early Decision
No
Offers Early Action
Yes
Application Fee
$50
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
    Required
  • Recommendations
    Required
Poll
60%
of students say the admissions process made them feel like the school cared about them as an applicant.120 responses
Poll
64%
of students feel the admissions process evaluated them individually as a real person, not just a set of numbers.120 responses
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