The average composite SAT score for admitted University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill freshman is 1385 out of 1600. UNC Chapel Hill students have the 62nd highest average SAT score in the United States. For perspective, a 1385 is in the 95th percentile of all SAT test takers.
The middle fifty percent of incoming students have SAT composite scores ranging from 1280 to 1490. The 75th percentile score is 1490 while the 25th percentile score is 1280.
The lowest SAT score accepted is not reported by UNC Chapel Hill but we estimate it to be around a 1170 total composite SAT score.
The average score for UNC Chapel Hill students on the math portion of the SAT is 700 out of 800. The 25th percentile of students score a 640 and the 75th percentile score 760.
The 25th and 75th percentile range for SAT reading scores range from 640 to 730 and the average score for University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill students is 685.
Below are estimated chances of being accepted at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill based on SAT score ranges and the overall admission rate of 25%. These chances assume you have an average GPA for the school, around 4.39 weighted.
An SAT score of 1490 or higher is very competitive at UNC Chapel Hill and is a better score than three quarters of students who are accepted. While having an above average chance of acceptance, admission is very competitive. The estimated chance of getting in is around 39% or higher.
Scores between 1390 to 1480 are above average giving you an advantage over most applicants. While scores in this range are higher than many who apply, admission is very competitive. The estimated chance of getting in is around 26% to 37%.
SAT scores between 1280 to 1380 are still in the middle range of accepted students a but a little lower than the average. You can get in and have about a 15% to 24% percent chance of being admitted.
SAT scores from 1170 to 1270 are on the very low end of the range where students are accepted. Scores in this range are not competitive with most other applicants but you still have a chance. We estimate scores in this range have less than a 14% chance of admission to UNC Chapel Hill. SAT scores below 1170 likely fall out of the range where students are regularly accepted.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class
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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=199120 IPEDS survey data for University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.