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Boston College Admissions

Boston College admissions is selective with an acceptance rate of 32%. Students that get into Boston College have an average SAT score between 1320-1490 or an average ACT score of 31-33.

Admissions Statistics

Acceptance Rate
32%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate
Total Applicants
28,454
SAT Range
1320-1490
SAT Reading
660-760
SAT Math
660-730
Students Submitting SAT
60%
ACT Range
31-33
ACT English
31-35
ACT Math
28-33
ACT Writing
8-10
Students Submitting ACT
56%

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Admissions Deadlines

Application Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Early Action Deadline
Offers Early Decision
Offers Early Action
Application Fee
$75
Accepts Common App
Yes
Accepts Coalition App
No

Admissions Requirements

What Really Matters When Applying
  • High School GPA
    Required
  • High School Rank
    Recommended
  • High School Transcript
    Required
  • College Prep Courses
    Required
  • SAT/ACT
    Required
  • Recommendations
    Required
Poll
63%
of students say the admissions process made them feel like the school cared about them as an applicant.24 responses
Poll
67%
of students feel the admissions process evaluated them individually as a real person, not just a set of numbers.24 responses
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