University of Toledo: Acceptance Rate and Admissions Statistics

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University of Toledo is a public research university with an acceptance rate of 94%. Located in the northwest corner of Ohio near the Michigan border, the University of Toledo is one of Ohio's 13 state universities. Toledo offers over 230 degree programs and more than 400 student organizations. High achieving students might consider the Jesup Scott Honors College with its emphasis on undergraduate research. In athletics, the UT Rockets compete in the NCAA Division I Mid-American Conference.

Considering applying to University of Toledo? Here are the admissions statistics you should know, including average SAT/ACT scores and GPAs of admitted students.

Acceptance Rate

During the 2017-18 admissions cycle, University of Toledo had an acceptance rate of 94%. This means that for every 100 students who applied, 94 students were admitted, making Toledo's admissions process less competitive.

Admissions Statistics (2017-18)
Number of Applicants 10,792
Percent Admitted 94%
Percent Admitted Who Enrolled (Yield) 32%

SAT Scores and Requirements

University of Toledo requires that all applicants submit either SAT or ACT scores. During the 2017-18 admissions cycle, 29% of admitted students submitted SAT scores.

SAT Range (Admitted Students)
Section 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
ERW 510 610
Math 510 630
ERW=Evidence-Based Reading and Writing

This admissions data tells us that most of UT's admitted students fall within the top 35% nationally on the SAT. For the evidence-based reading and writing section, 50% of students admitted to Toledo scored between 510 and 610, while 25% scored below 510 and 25% scored above 610. On the math section, 50% of admitted students scored between 510 and 630, while 25% scored below 510 and 25% scored above 630. Applicants with a composite SAT score of 1240 or higher will have particularly competitive chances at University of Toledo.

Requirements

University of Toledo recommends, but does not require, the SAT writing section. Note that UT does not superscore SAT results, your highest composite SAT score from a single test date will be considered. SAT Subject tests are not required by University of Toledo.

ACT Scores and Requirements

University of Toledo requires that all applicants submit either SAT or ACT scores. During the 2017-18 admissions cycle, 79% of admitted students submitted ACT scores.

ACT Range (Admitted Students)
Section 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
English 19 25
Math  19 27
Composite 20 26

This admissions data tells us that most of Toledo's admitted students fall within the top 48% nationally on the ACT. The middle 50% of students admitted to UT received a composite ACT score between 20 and 26, while 25% scored above 26 and 25% scored below 20.

Requirements

UToledo recommends, but does not require, the ACT writing section. Note that Toledo does not superscore ACT results, your highest composite ACT score from a single test date will be considered.

GPA

In 2018, the average high school GPA of University of Toledo's incoming freshmen class was 3.45, and over 50% of incoming students had average GPAs of 3.5 and above. These results suggest that most successful applicants to University of Toledo have primarily high B grades.

Self-Reported GPA/SAT/ACT Graph

University of Toledo Applicants' Self-Reported GPA/SAT/ACT Graph.
University of Toledo Applicants' Self-Reported GPA/SAT/ACT Graph. Data courtesy of Cappex.

The admissions data in the graph is self-reported by applicants to University of Toledo. GPAs are unweighted. Find out how you compare to accepted students, see the real-time graph, and calculate your chances of getting in with a free Cappex account.

Admissions Chances

University of Toledo, which accepts over three-quarters of applicants, has a less selective admissions process. If your SAT/ACT scores and GPA fall within the school's average range, you have a strong chance of being accepted. Note that Toledo offers unconditional direct admission to students with a minimum GPA of 2.5 or above and a composite SAT score of 830 or above or a composite ACT score of 15 or above. Students with a minimum GPA of 2.0 or above can be admitted with an SAT score of 880 or higher, or an ACT score of 16 or above. In order to receive unconditional direct admission to UT, potential applicants should have completed college preparatory coursework including four years of English and math and three years of natural science and social science. Note that some programs at the University of Toledo have higher admissions standards than the rest of the university.

Students with slightly lower grades and test scores can still be considered for admission, but their applications will be subject to further review to determine college readiness.

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