University of Detroit Mercy: Admission & Tests

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Below is a brief review of University of Detroit Mercy general admissions procedures, aplication policies and fees, as well as desirable SAT and ACT college test scores that you might need to have in order to enroll at this school.

Admission Information

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
University of Detroit Mercy admission requirements are rather easy, in 2015-16 this school accepted 73% of the applicants.

This school recommends you to submit reference letters with your application and doesn't require admission test scores.

University of Detroit Mercy normally will accept your:
  • dual credits
    (from the courses giving both high school and college credits)
  • credits for life experience
    (for example, learned through independent study, non-credit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities)
  • advanced placement credits
    (from the college-level courses taught in high school)

Application Fee

Application
Fee
$25
University of Detroit Mercy requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at University of Detroit Mercy is $25.00. The graduate application fee is $30.00. The first-professional application fee is $50.00.

SAT Test Scores

Submitting the results of Scholastic Aptitude Test is uncommon step of the application procedure. Only 5 percent of applicants at University of Detroit Mercy submitted results of their SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 420 to 630 on Critical Reading, from 440 to 650 on Math, and from 410 to 630 on Writing. It looks like if you scored above 580 in SAT Critical Reading, 600 in SAT Math, and 580 in SAT Writing, that gives good chances to get admitted at this college.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
390
530
580

SAT Math
410
550
600

SAT Writing
380
520
580

ACT Test Scores

Submitting the results of American College Test is a necessary component of the application procedure at University of Detroit Mercy. 92 percent of applicants submitted results of their ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 21 to 28 on Composite, from 20 to 28 on English, and from 19 to 28 on Math. Judging from these numbers, if you scored above 26 in ACT Composite, 26 in ACT English, and 26 in ACT Maththen it is enough to be admitted at this school.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
19
25
26

ACT English
18
24
26

ACT Math
18
24
26

Contact Admissions

Phone
(313)
993-1000
To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to University of Detroit Mercy, please contact the school directly.

You can call this school's general information office at (313) 993-1000 or check University of Detroit Mercy Website

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