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Washington College

Chestertown, MD 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate70%
Acceptance Rate70%

About Washington College

Washington College is a private, nonprofit institution in the town of Chestertown, Maryland. Washington College was founded in 1782. The college enrolls around 1,026 students a year, including 1,026 undergrad students.

Washington College Acceptance Rate

It is moderately difficult to get into Washington College. Washington College admitted 70% of all applicants in 2022. Out of 2,893 applications received in 2022, 2,021 students were offered admission.

Washington College Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 70%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED offered but % not available
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA Offered but % not available
Average GPA 3.7
Test Optional Yes
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 25%

Click below to find out more about the admissions requirements and deadlines, student life, academics, majors and more.


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Washington College is locatedin Chestertown, Maryland, near the city of Baltimore and Washington and DC.

If you would like 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

1170 - 1350


Math SAT Range

580 - 660


Reading SAT Range

588 - 693

Washington College Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees


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Cost Breakdown
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Student Life

Wondering what life at Washington College is like? There are approximately 1,026 students enrolled at Washington College. 99% percent of students attend school full-time, 43% percent are from MD and 57% percent of students are from other states.


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Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate


Tuition and Fees

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Feb 15
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