University of Michigan-Flint Admissions: Everything You Want to and Need to Know

Overview of University of Michigan-Flint

The University of Michigan-Flint is one of 15 four-year public universities in Michigan. The institution has a large selection of over 100 undergraduate and graduate degree programs for students to select from. Students are backed by a 12 to 1 student/faculty ratio, and professors take a personalized approach to the teaching and learning process. Outside of the classroom, students will find plenty of opportunities to engage with the campus community via the university’s many clubs and organizations. The university does not have any varsity intercollegiate athletic teams, but UM-F students can buy tickets to the University of Michigan games at a discounted price.


  • Total Enrollment: 7,532 (6,097 undergraduates)
  • Gender Breakdown: 39% Male/61% Female
  • 60% Full-time

Cost of Attendance Information

  • Tuition and Fees: $12,406 (in-state); $23,692 (out-of-state)
  • Books: $1,000
  • Room and Board: $9,116
  • Other Expenses: $3,928
  • Total Cost: $26,450 (in-state); $37,736 (out-of-state)

Financial Aid Information

  • Percentage of New Students Receiving Aid: 96%
  • Percentage of New Students Receiving Types of Aid
    • Grants: 85%
    • Loans: 53%
  • Mean Amount of Aid
    • Grants: $7,272
    • Loans: $7,452

Academic Programs Offered

  • Most Popular Majors: Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse; Health/Health Care Administration/Management; Business Administration and Management, General; Psychology, General; and Social Work

Retention and Graduation

  • First-Year Student Retention (full-time students): 72%
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate: 15%
  • 6-Year Graduation Rate: 46%

Overview of University of Michigan Admissions

Students whose SAT/ACT scores and GPA are within the institution’s requirements have a good chance of being admitted. Applicants must complete an online application and send test scores from either the SAT or ACT and high school transcripts. Students with unique talents and accomplishments can still receive strong consideration even if their GPAs are outside of the admissions offices mean range. After applying, students will receive a message from an admissions counselor about the application process’s next steps. Students should make a campus visit to determine if the institution is a good fit for them.

Admissions Data                        

  • University of Michigan – Flint Acceptance Rate: 66%
  • Test Scores — 25th/75th Percentile
    • SAT Critical Reading: 500/610
    • SAT Math: 480/590
    • SAT Writing: -/-
    • ACT Cumulative: 19/26
    • ACT English: 18/26
    • ACT Math: 18/26

Safety Net Schools: Easy to Gain Admission

If past admission data predicts that you would be a competitive candidate for the University of Michigan-Flint, then it should be easy for you to gain admissions to the schools below. If the University of Michigan-Flint is currently out of your reach, then you are sure to be a competitive candidate for the schools below.

University of Texas at El Paso, California State University Sacramento, California State University Northridge, Indiana University of Pennsylvania, California State University East Bay, Kean University, California State University Los Angeles

Same Tier: Just As Hard to Gain Admission

If you’re a competitive candidate for the University of Michigan-Flint, you should have an equal chance of gaining admissions at these schools.

Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, Old Dominion University, Texas State University, Georgia State University, University of North Carolina at Greensboro, University of California, Merced, Liberty University

Reach Institutions: Gaining Admissions Will be More of a Challenge

These schools are more challenging to gain admission into than the University of Michigan-Flint. If you improve your GPA and SAT/ACT scores, then you’ll be a competitive candidate for these schools.

University of Alabama, Quinnipiac University, Ohio University, University of North Texas, California State University Long Beach, Pace University, Florida Gulf Coast University

Applying to the University of Michigan-Flint

Application Deadline: August 22

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