Yes, getting an underage DUI can have a negative impact on your college applications. College admissions committees consider various factors when evaluating applicants, including their character, behavior, and responsibility. A DUI, especially at a young age, can raise concerns about your judgment, decision-making abilities, and adherence to the law. It may also reflect negatively on your maturity and ability to handle responsibility. Admissions committees take these factors into consideration when assessing an applicant’s suitability for their institution.