University of Toledo Admissions

University of Toledo Admissions

Most applicants to the University of Toledo will be accepted. Learn more about the school and its admission requirements.

Located in the northwest corner of Ohio near the Michigan border, the University of Toledo is one of Ohio's 13 state universities. Detroit is about an hour away, and Cincinnati and Fort Wayne are within two hours. In 2006, the University of Toledo merged with the Medical University of Ohio, and now UT has many excellent undergraduate and graduate programs in the health sciences.

High achieving students should check out the UT Honors Program with its emphasis on undergraduate research. The university takes pride in its diversity, and it has been listed as one of the 100 best colleges for African-American students. In athletics, the UT Rockets compete in the NCAA Division I Mid-American Conference.

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Admissions Data (2016)

  • University of Toledo Acceptance Rate: 94 percent
  • GPA, SAT and ACT graph for the University of Toledo
  • Test Scores: 25th / 75th Percentile
    • SAT Critical Reading: 450 / 590
    • SAT Math: 470 / 620
    • SAT Writing: - / -
    • ACT Composite: 20 / 26
    • ACT English: 18 / 25
    • ACT Math: 18 / 26

Enrollment (2016)

  • Total Enrollment: 20,615 (16,223 undergraduates)
  • Gender Breakdown: 51 percent Male / 49 percent Female
  • 80 percent Full-time

Costs (2016-17)

  • Tuition and Fees: $9,547 (in-state); $18,885 (out-of-state)
  • Books: $1,150 (why so much?)
  • Room and Board: $10,826
  • Other Expenses: $3,268
  • Total Cost: $24,791 (in-state); $34,129 (out-of-state)

University of Toledo Financial Aid (2015 -16)

  • Percentage of New Students Receiving Aid: 95 percent
  • Percentage of New Students Receiving Types of Aid
    • Grants: 93 percent
    • Loans: 57 percent
  • Average Amount of Aid
    • Grants: $8,554
    • Loans: $6,419

Academic Programs

  • Most Popular Majors: Communication Studies, Computer Engineering, Criminal Justice, Exercise Science, Finance, Human Resources, Interdisciplinary Studies, Marketing, Mechanical Engineering, Nursing, Pharmacy
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Graduation and Transfer Rates

  • First Year Student Retention (full-time students): 74 percent
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate: 22 percent
  • 6-Year Graduation Rate: 43 percent

Intercollegiate Athletic Programs

  • Men's Sports: Football, Baseball, Basketball, Golf, Track and Field, Cross Country
  • Women's Sports: Track and Field, Soccer, Basketball, Swimming, Volleyball, Softball

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University of Toledo Mission Statement

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"The mission of The University of Toledo is to improve the human condition; to advance knowledge through excellence in learning, discovery and engagement; and to serve as a diverse, student-centered public metropolitan research university."

Data Source: National Center for Educational Statistics