University of Memphis: Admission & Tests

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Below is a brief overview of University of Memphis general admissions procedures, application 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 Memphis admission criteria are pretty competitive; in 2015/16 this school accepted only 40 percent of those who apply.

The college does not require you to submit reference letters with your application and does not require admission test scores.

University of Memphis as a rule will accept your:
  • dual credits
    (from the courses giving both high school and college credits)
  • credits for life experience
    (for instance, 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 Memphis requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at University of Memphis is $25.00. The graduate application fee is $35.00. The first-professional application fee is $25.00.

SAT Test Scores

Scholastic Ability Test is uncommon bit of the application process. Only 5% of applicants at University of Memphis took the SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 410 to 600 on Critical Reading, from 440 to 590 on Math, and from 390 to 570 on Writing. It looks like if you have above 550 in SAT Critical Reading, 550 in SAT Math, and 530 in SAT Writingthen it should get you accepted at this school.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
380
510
550

SAT Math
410
520
550

SAT Writing
360
480
530

ACT Test Scores

Submitting the results of American College Test is a necessary stage of the application process at University of Memphis. 96% of applicants submitted results of their ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 18 to 26 on Composite, from 18 to 27 on English, from 16 to 25 on Math, and from 5 to 8 on Writing. Judging from these numbers, if you have above 24 in ACT Composite, 25 in ACT English, 23 in ACT Math, and 7 in ACT Writing, that is enough to be accepted at this school.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
17
22
24

ACT English
17
23
25

ACT Math
15
21
23

ACT Writing
5
7
7

Contact Admissions

Phone
(901)
678-2000
To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to University of Memphis, please contact this school directly.

You can call this school's general information office at (901) 678-2000 or check University of Memphis Website

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