Freshman Class Profile

Admission to the University of Miami is very competitive. Applicants are considered based on the strength of their high school curriculum and grades earned, standardized test scores, letters of recommendation, essay, extracurricular activities, and awards/achievements. Check out the Fall 2017 Freshman Class Profile below for an overview of the typical academic achievements of recently admitted students.

Fall 2017 Freshman Class Profile

Male
48%
Female
52%
First-Year Applicants
30,622
Incoming Freshmen
2,075
Average Unweighted GPA
3.7

Freshmen Student Race/Ethnicity

Asian/Pacific Islander
16%
Black/African American
8%
Hispanic/Latino
18%
White
48%
Two or more races
3%
Not available
6%

International Student Enrollment

New Freshmen
14%

Top 12 Countries Enrolled (non-U.S.)

1. China 7. Venezuela
2. Canada 8. Turkey
3. Brazil 9. Kuwait
4. Great Britain 10. Colombia
5. Greece 11. Spain
6. India 12. Saudi Arabia

Admitted Student Mid-Range SAT Scores

75th Percentile
1440
25th Percentile
1320

Admitted Student Mid-Range ACT Scores

75th Percentile
33
25th Percentile
30

Average High School Curriculum

English
4 years
Mathematics
4 years
Natural Sciences
3 years
Social Sciences
3 years
Foreign Language
2 years

Ready to Apply?

For specific instructions on how to apply and to begin your application, please visit our Admission Requirements page.