Although the University of Dallas has a high acceptance rate, students are self-selecting and tend to have grades and standardized test scores that are above average. In the scattergram above, the blue and green dots represent students who were accepted. You can see that the majority of students who got in had high school GPAs of "B+" or higher, and they had combined SAT scores of about 1650 or higher and ACT composite scores of 23 or higher. Many University of Dallas students had solid "A" averages in high school.
Admission to the University of Dallas, however, is not based entirely upon grades and test scores. The university uses The Common Application and has holistic admissions. The admissions folks will take into consideration your personal statement, extracurricular activities, and letters of recommendation.
To learn more about the University of Dallas, high school GPAs, SAT scores and ACT scores, these articles can help:
- University of Dallas Admissions Profile
- What's a Good SAT Score?
- What's a Good ACT Score?
- What's Considered a Good Academic Record?
- What is a Weighted GPA?