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Colleges / University of Utah

University of Utah

Salt Lake City, UT 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate84%
Acceptance Rate84%

About University of Utah

University of Utah is a public, state school in the city of Salt Lake City, Utah. University of Utah was founded in 1850. The college enrolls around 34,464 students a year, including 25,826 undergraduates.

University of Utah Acceptance Rate

It is moderately difficult to get into University of Utah. In 2022, University of Utah accepted 84% of applicants. Out of 20,644 applications received in 2022, 17,341 students were offered admission.

University of Utah Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 84%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate Info Not Available
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA Offered but % not available
Average GPA 3.6
Test Optional Yes
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 13%

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University of Utah is located in Salt Lake City.

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College Info

201 Presidents Circle Salt Lake City, UT 84112-1107

Campus Setting: Urban

University of Utah Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Apr 1

Transfer Applications are Due

Apr 1

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to University of Utah is Apr 1.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to University of Utah is Apr 1.

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University of Utah ACT Scores


ACT Range

22 - 30

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

30 and Above


22 to 30


22 and Less


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ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median ACT score of an admitted student to University of Utah is 27. Students with an ACT score of 30 and above have a good chance of getting into University of Utah. Students with an ACT score that falls between 22 and 30 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 22 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.

University of Utah SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

1190 - 1380


Math SAT Range

590 - 700


Reading SAT Range

590 - 690

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

SAT Score

Estimated Chance

1380 and Above


1190 to 1380


1190 and Less


SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for University of Utah students is 1285. Applicants with SAT scores of 1380 and above have a good chance of being admitted to University of Utah, while applicants with SAT scores between 1190 to 1380 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 1190 have a low chance of being offered a spot at University of Utah.

University of Utah Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at University of Utah is like? There are approximately 34,464 students enrolled at University of Utah, including 25,826 undergraduate students and 8,638 graduate students. 79% percent of students attend school full-time, 73% percent are from UT and 27% percent of students are from other states.


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