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New Student Applications (Fall 2015)

Of the 31,326 new freshman applicants, 80% were admitted and 25% of the admitted students enrolled at University of Colorado Boulder in Fall 2015.
Of the 2,812 transfer applicants, 67% were admitted and 55% of the admitted students enrolled at University of Colorado Boulder in Fall 2015.

New Freshmen High School Background and Test Scores

Test(s) Required for Admission: SAT or ACT

Test Scores of Enrolled New Freshmen ACT SAT
Composite 24 - 30  
Math 24 - 29 540 - 640
English 24 - 31  
Critical Reading   530 - 640
50% of enrolled students have test scores within the ranges listed, 25% have scores above, and 25% have scores below.
High School Background of Enrolled New Freshmen
Percent in top 25% of High School Graduating Class 57%
Percent in top 50% of High School Graduating Class 89%
Percent of new freshmen reporting High School Rank 48%
Average High School GPA (4-point scale) 3.62
Percent of new freshmen reporting High School GPA 93%