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Amherst College Admissions

Will You Get In?

Test Scores and GPA for Amherst College

Admissions Statistics

SAT Range
1360-1553
SAT Reading
680-773
SAT Math
680-780
SAT Writing
680-770
Students Submitting SAT
53%
ACT Range
31-34
ACT English
32-35
ACT Math
29-34
ACT Writing
Students Submitting ACT
49%
Acceptance Rate
14%
Application Fee
$60
Female Applicants
4,686
Female Acceptance
627
Male Applicants
3,882
Male Acceptance
583

Admissions Requirements

What Really Matters When Applying
  • High School GPA
    Recommended
  • High School Rank
    Recommended
  • High School Transcript
    Required
  • College Prep Courses
    Recommended
  • SAT/ACT
    Required
  • Recommendations
    Required

Getting Into Amherst College

Poll
71%
of students say the admissions process made them feel like the school cared about them as an applicant.7 responses
Poll
100%
of students feel the admissions process evaluated them individually as a real person, not just a set of numbers.7 responses
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