The acceptance rate at University of Montevallo is 61%. It ranks #7 in Alabama for lowest rate of acceptance. University of Montevallo is a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements. Last year, 2,998 out of 4,954 applicants were admitted.
The school has average admission requirements for SAT and ACT scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 59 percent (SAT 990/1215 ACT 19/26). University of Montevallo typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students with an average GPA around 3.57. 16% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
The University of Montevallo application fee is $35 and applications are due by Jun 1.
You are required to submit admission test scores with your application. University of Montevallo is not a test optional school. Note: Please consult the school directly to determine if testing requirements are temporarily suspended due to COVID-19.
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||500|
|SAT Math 25th||490|
|SAT Composite 25th||990|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||600|
|SAT Math 75th||615|
|SAT Composite 75th||1215|
|Average SAT Score||1100
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to University of Montevallo?
University of Montevallo typically prefers applicants to be in the top 62 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 990 on a 1600 scale, below which admission should be considered a reach. We estimate some students could be accepted with SAT's as low as 880. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1100 out of 1600. University of Montevallo ranks #9 in Alabama for highest average SAT composite score. 1 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class
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|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||20|
|ACT Math 25th||17|
|ACT Composite 25th||19|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||27|
|ACT Math 75th||24|
|ACT Composite 75th||26|
|Average ACT Score||22
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into University of Montevallo?
Admission data indicates that University of Montevallo regularly accepts students with ACT's of 19 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 56 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 16 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 22 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 26 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #9 in Alabama for highest average ACT composite score. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 92 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to University of Montevallo.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class
What GPA do you need to get into University of Montevallo?
Applicants require very good grades in high school to get into University of Montevallo. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at University of Montevallo was 3.57 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #8 in Alabama for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as University of Montevallo accepts 61% of students who apply.
GPA Data Source, Peterson's Data 2021
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||15%||18%||16%|
The application deadline for Fall 2022 has passed. Applications were due on Jun 1, 2022.
The cost for prospective students to apply to University of Montevallo is $35.
What are the requirements for admission to University of Montevallo and what student information is used for admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Recommended|
|Recommendations||Neither required nor recommended|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Neither required nor recommended|
|Credit for Life Experiences||No|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=101709 IPEDS survey data for University of Montevallo.
1% of students submit their SAT scores to University of Montevallo. 92% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
61% of those who apply are granted admission to University of Montevallo. Admission competition is low and the college has average admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 990 and 1215. 1% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have ACT scores between 19 and 26. 92% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.