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Amherst College

Amherst, MA 4-Year Private http://www.amherst.edu/

Amherst College Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Most Selective

11%

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

Amherst College ACT Scores

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ACT Range

31 - 34

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

34 and Above

Good

31 to 34

Avg

31 and Less

Low

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

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Composite SAT Range

1440 - 1580

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Math SAT Range

720 - 790

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Reading SAT Range

690 - 760

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

SAT Score

Estimated Chance

1580 and Above

Good

1440 to 1580

Avg

1440 and Less

Low

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)

Not available

GPA Needed to Get Accepted

Data provided by IPEDs and Peterson's Databases, © 2020 Peterson's LLC. All rights reserved.

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

1,839

Campus Settings

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

11%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$50,562

Out-of-State

$50,562

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Dec 31

School Info

Boltwood Avenue Amherst, MA 01002-5000

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