StudentsReview :: The University of Chicago - How to Get into UC (Undergraduate)
-or-
Search for Schools by Region
 

or within distance of city

Similar Schools
Columbia University in the City of New York -- New York, NY
Harvard University -- Cambridge, MA
University of California -- Los Angeles, CA


  Who's got the Best?

Perceptual Rankings:
You Make 'Em.
We Post 'Em.
You Vote 'Em Up.
You Vote 'Em Down.
Aww yeah.


The University of Chicago

Your Combined ACT:
SAT Math + Verbal:
Your Chances at UC
(on ACT score alone)
Your Chances at UC
(on SAT score alone)
Men
Women
# Applicants
10,720
11,042
# Admitted
1,826
1,713
% Admitted
17.0%
15.5%
% Overall
16.3%
Dec 28 2013Economics
2200 plus SAT, top 5% of class, outstanding essays and letters of recommendation. Great essays can overcome a deficiency or two like marginal ECs and leadership.
SAT: 1550 Female
Aug 13 2012Religion/Religious
I think that the quirky essay question is one of the most important elements in the process. Do not give into the temptation to write the same kind of cookie-cutter essay that you wrote for other colleges. Let your creative (or even weird) side come out. Also, talk about the value of liberal education.
ACT: 32 Male
May 15 2012Anthropology
I am a minority so I didn't have to do as much, however, I really regret coming here.
SAT: 1890 Male
Feb 13 2012English
Be genuine in your application. The University of Chicago really wants to see that a person is interested in learning.
Female
Oct 31 2011Philosophy
I wrote an interesting essay and worked on my junior year grades. I scored well on the SAT.
SAT: 1500 Female
Oct 12 2011Economics
write a great essay. be creative.
SAT: 1420 Female
The University of Chicago
The University of Chicago

StudentsReview Advice!

• What is a good school?
• Statistical Significance
• How to choose a Major
• How to choose your Career
• What you make of it?
• How Ivy League Admissions works
• On the Student/Faculty Ratio

• FAFSA: Who is a Parent?
• FAFSA: Parent Contribution
• FAFSA: Dream out of reach

• College Financial Planning
• Survive College and Graduate
• Sniffing Out Commuter Schools
• Preparing for College: A HS Roadmap
• Talking to Your Parents about College.
• Is a top college worth it?
• Why is college hard?
• Why Kids Aren't Happy in Traditional Schools
• Essential College Tips
• Cost of College Increasing Faster Than Inflation
• For parents filling out the FAFSA and PROFILE (from a veteran paper slinger)
• How to choose the right college?
• Create The Right Career Habits Now
• Senior Year (Tips and experience)
• Informational Overload! What Should I Look For in a College or University?
• Personality Type and College Choice
• A Free Application is a Good Application
• College Academic Survival Guide
• Getting Involved: The Key to College Happiness
• Choose a Path, Not a Major
• The Scoop on State Schools
• The Purpose of a Higher Education
• The Importance of Choosing the Right College Major (2012)
• How to choose a college major
• How to guarantee your acceptance to many colleges
• Nailing the College Application Process
• What to do for a Successful Interview
• I Don't Know Where to Start (General College Advice)
• Attitude and Dress Code for an Interview (General College Advice)
• Starting College (General College Advice)
Earn $$
Write an Article for us!
About Us | Advertise! | Press
Send Comments/Suggestions to: sradmin@studentsreview.com.

Copyright © 2000-2014. StudentsReview, All Rights Reserved.
 

 

Disclaimer: StudentsReview makes no claims, promises, or guarantees about the accuracy, completeness, or adequacy of the contents of this site, and expressly disclaims liability for errors and omissions in the contents of this site. Furthermore, StudentsReview is not affiliated with any University or Institution.

All Universities in Illinois (IL), College Search, College Rankings