University of Houston Downtown: Admission & Tests

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Here is a brief review of University of Houston Downtown 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 Houston Downtown admission criteria are rather easy - in 2015/16 the school accepted 78% of those who apply.

The school doesn't require you to submit reference letters with your application and does not require admission test scores.

UHD usually 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
$35
UHD requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at University of Houston Downtown is $35.00. The graduate application fee is $35.00.

SAT Test Scores

Completing Scholastic Ability Test is a necessary bit of the application process. 91 percent of applicants at University of Houston Downtown completed the SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 370 to 500 on Critical Reading and from 400 to 530 on Math. Judging from these numbers, if you scored above 470 in SAT Critical Reading and 500 in SAT Maththen it will most likely get you admitted at this college.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
350
440
470

SAT Math
370
470
500

ACT Test Scores

Submitting the results of American College Test is not a requied part of the application at University of Houston Downtown. Only 23 percent of applicants took the ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 15 to 21 on Composite, from 13 to 21 on English, and from 15 to 22 on Math. Therefore, if you have above 20 in ACT Composite, 19 in ACT English, and 20 in ACT Math, that is enough to be accepted at this college.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
14
18
20

ACT English
12
17
19

ACT Math
14
19
20

Contact Admissions

Phone
(713)
221-8000
To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at University of Houston Downtown, please contact this college directly.

You can call this school's general information office at (713) 221-8000 or check University of Houston Downtown Website

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