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The University of Colorado Boulder

Your Combined ACT:
SAT Math + Verbal:
Your Chances at UCB
(on ACT score alone)
Your Chances at UCB
(on SAT score alone)
Men
Women
# Applicants
10,571
9,935
# Admitted
9,030
8,798
% Admitted
85.4%
88.6%
% Overall
86.9%

Students who got into UCB:

Tips mention: Interview (0), ACT/SAT (19), Grades (27), Sports/Extracurriculars (9), College Essay (9)
Stay awayMar 26 2015Unknown
Stay away. The rotten apples have contaminated the campus.
ACT: 29 Male
It's super easy in state, high school isn't hardMay 27 2014Electrical Engineering
It's super easy in state, high school isn't hard if you work hard enough. Out of State is a little more difficult, but still not difficult. If your out of state work hard to get in state. In state at CU is one of the best values especially in college.
ACT: 30 Male
Make sure they know you are diverse in whateverApr 10 2014Finance
Make sure they know you are diverse in whatever way you are, and that you have the drive to succeed.
ACT: 28 Female
Getting in for me was very easyFeb 21 2013English
Getting in for me was very easy. As a colorado resident, HS students who have above a certain GPA are automatically accepted. I didn't even write letters of rec or do an essay. However, for those who don't have a high enough GPA will have to work for it.
ACT: 24 Female
To get into CU, I would recommend maintaining aboutFeb 12 2013Journalism
To get into CU, I would recommend maintaining about a 3.5 GPA and getting at least 1700 on your SAT.
ACT: 31 Female
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