UCLA 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 UCLA.


Admit rate — Overall

18.0%
  • Admits
17,522
  • Applicants
97,115
  • California Residents (% of admits)
59.4%


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

  • High School GPA
4.12 - 4.30
  • ACT Composite Score
29 - 34
  • SAT Critical Reading
620 - 740
  • SAT Mathematics
640 - 770
  • SAT Writing
620 - 760

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