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Cornell College Admissions

Cornell College admissions is somewhat selective with an acceptance rate of 65%. Students that get into Cornell College have an average SAT score between 1100-1340 or an average ACT score of 23-29. The regular admissions application deadline for Cornell College is February 1. Interested students can apply for early action and early decision. The early action deadline is December 1, and the early decision deadline is November 1.

Admissions Statistics

Acceptance Rate
65%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate
45%
Total Applicants
2,276
SAT Range
1100-1340
SAT Reading
550-680
SAT Math
550-660
Students Submitting SAT
18%
ACT Range
23-29
ACT English
22-31
ACT Math
22-29
ACT Writing
7-8
Students Submitting ACT
83%

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Admissions Deadlines

Application Deadline
February 1
Early Decision Deadline
November 1
Early Action Deadline
December 1
Offers Early Decision
Yes
Offers Early Action
Yes
Application Fee
$0
Accepts Common App
Yes
Accepts Coalition App
No

Admissions Requirements

What Really Matters When Applying
  • High School GPA
    Required
  • High School Rank
    Considered but not required
  • High School Transcript
    Required
  • College Prep Courses
    Neither required nor recommended
  • SAT/ACT
    Considered but not required
  • Recommendations
    Considered but not required
Poll
94%
of students say the admissions process made them feel like the school cared about them as an applicant.16 responses
Poll
88%
of students feel the admissions process evaluated them individually as a real person, not just a set of numbers.16 responses
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