Freshman Students

Admission to the Carlson School is competitive. On average, incoming freshmen rank in the top 10 percent of their graduating class and have an ACT score of 29.

Admission Requirements

Application Deadlines

What's Next?


The priority deadline for fall 2016 freshmen admission has passed. For more information, check the University of Minnesota Office of Admissions website.

The deadline for fall 2016 transfer admission is March 1, 2016.

University Honors Program

The University Honors Program (UHP) assists high-achieving students in making the most of their undergraduate education. Each freshmen applicant to the University of Minnesota is carefully reviewed for admission to the University Honors Program. There is no separate honors application.