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Allegheny College

Meadville, PA 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate70%

About Allegheny College

At Allegheny College you can be anything you put your mind to. You won’t be molded into a major here. You’re capable of more than that. So we’re going to ask more of you. For the next four years, we’ll push you to think and question everything. And then question everything you think. Allegheny College is located in Meadville, PA and is an undergraduate-only liberal arts college of 1,500 students.

Allegheny College is a private, nonprofit college in the suburb of Meadville, Pennsylvania. Allegheny College was founded in 1815. The college currently enrolls around 1,353 students a year, including 1,358 undergrads.

Allegheny College Acceptance Rate

It is very difficult to get into Allegheny College. The acceptance rate at Allegheny College is 70%. In 2022, 2,889 out of 4,146 total applicants were accepted.

Allegheny College Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 70%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate 56%
Early Action Acceptance Rate 91%
Average GPA 3.5
Test Optional Yes
Applicants Submitting ACT scores 91%
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 21%

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Allegheny College is located in the town of Meadville, Pennsylvania,.

If you are interested in seeing Allegheny College for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 79 to Meadville, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Erie International.

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College Info

Allegheny College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Feb 15

Transfer Applications are Due

Jul 1

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Allegheny College is Feb 15.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Allegheny College is Jul 1.

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Allegheny College is a member of the Coalition for College.

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Allegheny College SAT Scores


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Math SAT Range

537 - 680


Reading SAT Range

577 - 692

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Allegheny College is like? There are approximately 1,353 students enrolled at Allegheny College, including 1,358 undergraduate students and -5 graduate students. 97% percent of students attend school full-time, 49% percent are from PA and 51% percent of students are from other states.


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