Amherst College Admissions Requirements
How hard is it to get into Amherst College ? Amherst College is a most selective institution. The Amherst College acceptance rate is 11%. This means that the institution accepts 11 out of every 100 applicants.
Amherst College Application Deadline
First-Year Applications are Due
Dec 31, 2019
Transfer Applications are Due
Feb 29, 2020
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Amherst College is Dec 31, 2019. There are 0 days left to apply.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications is unknown. There are 0 days left to apply.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted
The median ACT score of an admitted student to Amherst College is 33. Students with an ACT score of 34 and above have a good chance of getting into Amherst College . Students with an ACT score that falls between 31 and 34 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 31 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.
Amherst College SAT Scores
Composite SAT Range
1440 - 1580
Math SAT Range
720 - 790
Reading SAT Range
690 - 760
Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score
1580 and Above
1440 to 1580
1440 and Less
SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted
The median SAT score for Amherst College students is 33. Applicants with SAT scores of 34 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Amherst College , while applicants with SAT scores between 31 to 34 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 31 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Amherst College .
Amherst College GPA
Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
GPA Needed to Get Accepted
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Boltwood Avenue Amherst, MA 01002-5000
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