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Scripps College

Claremont, CA 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate30%
Acceptance Rate30%

About Scripps College

Scripps College is a private, nonprofit institution in the suburb of Claremont, California. Scripps College was founded in 1926. The college enrolls around 1,116 students a year, including 1,095 undergraduate students.

Scripps College Acceptance Rate 2022

Scripps College admitted 30% of all applicants in 2022. Out of 2,952 applications received in 2022, 872 students were offered admission.

Scripps College Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 30%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate 51%
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 4.0
Test Optional Yes
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 30.8%

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Scripps College is locatedin the town of Claremont, California, near the city of Los Angeles.

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College Info

1030 Columbia Avenue Claremont, CA 91711

Campus Setting: Suburban

Scripps College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Jan 15

Transfer Applications are Due

Mar 15

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Scripps College is Jan 15.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Scripps College is Mar 15.

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Scripps College SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

1400 - 1510


Math SAT Range

680 - 760


Reading SAT Range

700 - 760

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

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Estimated Chance

1510 and Above


1400 to 1510


1400 and Less


SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for Scripps College students is 1445. Applicants with SAT scores of 1510 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Scripps College, while applicants with SAT scores between 1400 to 1510 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 1400 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Scripps College.

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