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Colleges / Washington College

Washington College

Chestertown, MD 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate75%

About Washington College

Washington College is a private, nonprofit college in the town of Chestertown, Maryland. Washington College was founded in 1782. The college enrolls around 955 students per year, including 3,157 undergrad students.

Washington College Acceptance Rate 2022

It is moderately difficult to get into Washington College. The acceptance rate at Washington College is 75%. Out of 2,554 applications received in 2022, 1,908 students were offered admission.

Washington College Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 75%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate 98%
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA Offered but % not available
Average GPA 3.7
Test Optional Yes
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 29%

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Washington College is located in Chestertown, Maryland, near Baltimore and Washington and DC.

If you want to see Washington College for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Maryland Route 301 to Chestertown, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall.

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College Info

300 Washington Avenue Chestertown, MD 21620-1197

Campus Setting: Small Town

Washington College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Feb 15

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

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

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Washington College is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Washington College SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

1200 - 1370


Math SAT Range

570 - 680


Reading SAT Range

620 - 710

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

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Estimated Chance

1370 and Above


1200 to 1370


1200 and Less


SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for Washington College students is 1270. Applicants with SAT scores of 1370 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Washington College, while applicants with SAT scores between 1200 to 1370 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 1200 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Washington College.

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Washington College is like? There are approximately 955 students enrolled at Washington College, including 3,157 undergraduate students and -2,202 graduate students. 65% percent of students attend school full-time, 44% percent are from MD and 56% percent of students are from other states.


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