UC Irvine freshman admission profile

This is a snapshot of the admitted freshman class for fall 2016.

Please be cautious in drawing conclusions from this information. Use it as a general guide to selectivity and not as a predictor of your chance for admission to UC Irvine.


Admit rate — Overall

40.7%
  • Admits
31,639
  • Applicants
77,817
  • California Residents (% of admits)
67.1%


GPA and test scores of middle 25%-75% students

  • High School GPA
3.93 - 4.22
  • ACT Composite Score
25 - 32
  • SAT Critical Reading
530 - 670
  • SAT Mathematics
590 - 740
  • SAT Writing
550 - 690

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