HAVE YOU HEARD? We're Test-Free!
What does "holistic" mean?
To support our ongoing commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion, and because many of your personal qualities cannot be measured by standardized tests, we provide plenty of opportunities throughout the application for you to demonstrate not only your academic success, but also success in the areas of leadership, community engagement, commitment, family responsibilities, special talents, and so on. To ensure that all applicants receive a fair, equitable review and evaluation, our application review process is a thorough, personal, and complete evaluation of your application. We evaluate the "whole you"!
On-campus and Online Students
- August 1, 2023 - Fall 2023 Deadline
- December 15, 2023 - Spring 2024 Deadline
- June 1, 2023 - Fall 2023 Deadline
- November 1, 2023 - Spring 2024 Deadline
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Will I qualify for merit scholarships without an ACT/SAT test score?
Are student-athletes required to submit test scores?
No. Students who initially enroll full time during the 2022-23 academic year and intend to play NCAA Division II athletics will NOT be required to take a standardized test to meet NCAA initial-eligibility requirements.
How will UMN Crookston evaluate my application without an ACT/SAT test score?
Through our holistic review process, we will review all other required materials including your high school transcript, involvement/activities in high school or your community, and short answer question(s). We will closely evaluate your school work including curriculum, trends in grades, and how you challenged yourself.