Institutional Research Reporting & Analytics About ODA

ODA Home > Institutional Research > Students  > Academic preparation of freshman > Applicants by residency


Academic preparation of freshman - Applicants by residency 2010 - present

See explanatory notes
- Pct in top x% of HS class calculated using cases with non-missing HS rank
- CU predicted GPA is primarily a function of HS GPA. Calculation is specific to college.
- CCHE index is a function of test scores and HS GPA/rank

Data from 2010 - present now include summer applicants

Also see data from - 1988 - 1998 ||  1999 - 2009 ||  2010 - present

 
All Students
Applicants Summer/Fall of
2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Total 21,129 20,504 21,763 22,477 28,837 31,316
No high school rank 53% 55% 57% 59% 63% 65%
Top 10% of HS class 27% 27% 27% 27% 27% 29%
Top 20% of HS class 49% 48% 47% 48% 47% 48%
Top 25% of HS class 58% 57% 56% 56% 55% 57%
Top 50% of HS class 88% 88% 86% 85% 86% 86%
Avg high school percentile rank 75.1 74.9 74.0 74.0 73.8 74.3
High school GPA 3.52 3.53 3.53 3.53 3.53 3.55
SAT-high components 1194 1191 1191 1188 1192 1190
ACT-high components 26.3 26.5 26.5 26.6 27.0 27.0
Predicted CU GPA 2.96 3.00 2.99 2.99 3.00 3.01
CCHE index-2004 revision 117.4 117.6 117.4 118.3 118.9 119.2
 



Residents
Applicants Summer/Fall of
2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Total 8,117 7,191 7,199 7,415 7,910 8,268
No high school rank 29% 29% 29% 32% 36% 37%
Top 10% of HS class 30% 30% 29% 30% 30% 31%
Top 20% of HS class 51% 51% 50% 50% 50% 51%
Top 25% of HS class 60% 59% 59% 59% 58% 59%
Top 50% of HS class 90% 90% 88% 88% 87% 87%
Avg high school percentile rank 76.3 76.4 75.5 75.6 75.4 75.7
High school GPA 3.59 3.62 3.62 3.63 3.65 3.65
SAT-high components 1213 1219 1224 1226 1232 1237
ACT-high components 26.0 26.5 26.5 26.5 26.8 26.9
Predicted CU GPA 3.00 3.05 3.05 3.05 3.07 3.07
CCHE index-2004 revision 118.3 119.3 119.2 120.3 121.2 121.2
 



Non-residents
Applicants Summer/Fall of
2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Total 13,012 13,313 14,564 15,062 20,927 23,048
No high school rank 68% 69% 70% 72% 74% 75%
Top 10% of HS class 25% 24% 24% 24% 24% 27%
Top 20% of HS class 46% 45% 44% 44% 45% 46%
Top 25% of HS class 55% 55% 53% 53% 53% 55%
Top 50% of HS class 86% 85% 84% 83% 84% 84%
Avg high school percentile rank 73.5 73.1 72.2 72.0 72.4 73.0
High school GPA 3.48 3.48 3.48 3.48 3.49 3.51
SAT-high components 1187 1183 1183 1180 1185 1183
ACT-high components 26.6 26.5 26.6 26.7 27.1 27.1
Predicted CU GPA 2.91 2.96 2.96 2.95 2.97 2.98
CCHE index-2004 revision 116.8 116.6 116.4 117.1 117.8 118.3

Source: SURDS UG applicant files -- may not match other records

Run Date 09/22/2015 -- L:\IR\emgt\ADM\qualcomp.sas

Last revision 05/25/16


ODA Home  |   Institutional Research  |   Reporting & Analytics  |   Contact |  Legal & Trademarks |  Privacy
15 UCB, University of Colorado Boulder, Boulder, CO 80309-0015, (303)492-8631
  © Regents of the University of Colorado