Check in with Lasell College's admissions department for any important information, including application fees.
Students who submit their applications to Lasell College for fall semester should anticipate a decision by March 15.
The following is an overiew of some of Lasell College's admissions stats.
|Lasell College 2022||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||3.1|
|Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class||15%|
|Admissions Test Policy||Test Optional|
|Applicants Who Submit SATs||3%|
|Applicants Who Submit ACTs||0%|
These are the application deadlines for Lasell College.
|Application Type||Offered||Application Deadline||Notification Deadline|
|Early Decision I||No||––||––|
|Early Decision II||––||––||––|
|Early Action||Yes||November 15||––|
Lasell College does not offer early decision but does offer early action.
🗓️ The Early Action deadline is November 15.
Lasell College accepts about 99% of early action applicants and 85% all applicants for all deadlines. In 2021, Lasell College admitted 1,63 of the 1,76 who applied early action.
Getting into Lasell College is moderately difficult. Lasell College evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.
In 2021, Lasell College accepted 85% of all applicants, around 2,169 of the 2,550 students who applied.
Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like Lasell College, accept fewer than 85% of all applicants. At least 75% of all admitted students have GPAs in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT or over 18 on the ACT.
Transfer student admissions is moderately difficult.
Lasell College has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.
Colleges consider a range of factors when determining who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college decides which factors are they consider most important in the admissions process. When creating your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and apply to colleges that prioritize the areas where you're strong.
What does Lasell College consider during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Very Important|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Considered|
|Standardized Test Scores||Considered|
Make sure to check with Lasell College for more information on admission factors.
To apply to Lasell College, all applicants must submit the following items. Make sure to check in with Lasell College's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
|Area||Required||Recommended||Required for Some||Details (If Any)|
|Letter(s) of Recommendation||2|
|Written Essay or Personal Statement||√|
|Other Requirements||√||college preparatory program|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to Lasell College have an average unweighted GPA of 3.1.
Out of all students that were admitted, 26% submitted a class rank. At Lasell College 15% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 40% were in the top 25% and 76% were in the top 50%.
At Lasell College, student GPAs fall in the following ranges.
|GPA||Percent of Students|
|3.75 and 3.99||9.2%|
|3.50 and 3.74||11.9%|
|3.25 and 3.49||12.5%|
|3.00 and 3.24||15.8%|
|2.50 and 2.9||18.9%|
|2.00 and 2.49||18.5%|
This chart depicts the percentage of all enrolled, degree-seeking, first-time, first year (freshmen) students who had high school grade point average within the given ranges.
Note: Some schools choose not release this information. If you have any questions regarding missing numbers, be sure to reach out to Lasell College directly.
Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that reflects your high school academic performance. A weighted GPA or an unweighted GPA are the two possible GPA scores considered by colleges.
An unweighted GPA is an average of your scores from each class on a four-point scale. Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0. A weighted GPA considers your average grade and the difficulty of your classes. A weighted GPA boosts your average by adding extra points for honors or Advanced Placement courses.
Lasell College considers standardized tests scores during the admissions process.
Lasell College is test optional. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.
In 2022, 3% of Lasell College's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 0% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
To be competitive with other Lasell College applicants, you should strive to score between 1105 and 1325 (or higher!) on the SAT. At Lasell College 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1325 and 25% of scored lower than 1105, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.
On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Lasell College students scored 620 or higher and 75% of students scored 570 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Lasell College students scored 705 or higher, and 75% scored a 570 or higher.
To be most competitive at Lasell College, you should strive to earn between 24 and 28.5 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 28.5 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Lasell College's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 28.5, and three out of four students scored lower than 28.5 on the ACT.
A 24 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Lasell College students. Only one out of every four students scored below 24.
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For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to Lasell College. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in Lasell College during the following terms:
• Fall Term
• Spring Term
Can I defer my acceptance to Lasell College?
✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Lasell College.
Does Lasell College accept transfer credits?
✅ Lasell College accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Lasell College accepts:
• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES
Does Lasell College accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
✅ Lasell College accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits and Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to Lasell College?
❌ No, Lasell College is test optional, so it's up to you if you want to submit test scores or not. If your scores are higher than the school's average, you probably want to include them. If your scores are average or below average, you it might make sense to leave them out of your application.
What is Lasell College's acceptance rate?
✅ Lasell College's acceptance rate is 85%.
What is the early decision acceptance rate at Lasell College?
❌ Lasell College does not offer early decision.
What is the early action acceptance rate at Lasell College?
✅ The early action acceptance rate at Lasell College was 99% in 2021.
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How hard is it to get into Lasell College? Lasell College is a somewhat selective institution. The Lasell College acceptance rate is 85%. This means that the institution accepts 85 out of every 100 applicants.
First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Lasell College is Continuous processing.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Lasell College is Continuous processing.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
Composite SAT Range
Math SAT Range
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Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At Lasell College, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.12. This is the average, which means that some applicants submit GPAs lower than this and some applicants submit GPAs above this level. If your GPA falls below the average, strong test scores or other qualifications may help you make you a more competitive applicant.
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