University of New Orleans: Admission & Tests

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Below is a quick overview of University of New Orleans 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 New Orleans admission criteria are moderately competitive, in 2015-16 this college accepted 58 percent of those who apply.

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

University of New Orleans usually 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
$20
University of New Orleans requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at University of New Orleans is $20.00. The graduate application fee is $20.00.

SAT Test Scores

Submitting the results of Scholastic Aptitude Test is unusual step of the application. Only 8 percent of applicants at University of New Orleans took the SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 440 to 620 on Critical Reading and from 460 to 650 on Math. It looks like if you have got above 580 in SAT Critical Reading and 600 in SAT Math - this should make you safe for being accepted at this institution.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
410
530
580

SAT Math
420
560
600

ACT Test Scores

Taking American College Test is a necessary element of the application process at University of New Orleans. 94 percent of applicants completed the ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 19 to 25 on Composite, from 19 to 27 on English, and from 18 to 25 on Math. So, if you have got above 24 in ACT Composite, 25 in ACT English, and 24 in ACT Math, that gives good chances to get accepted at this institution.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
18
22
24

ACT English
18
23
25

ACT Math
17
22
24

Contact Admissions

Phone
(888)
514-4275
To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to University of New Orleans, please contact the school directly.

You can call the school's general information office at (888) 514-4275 or check University of New Orleans Website

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