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Merrimack College Admissions

Merrimack admissions is somewhat selective with an acceptance rate of 83%. Students that get into Merrimack have an average SAT score between 930-1120 or an average ACT score of 20-24. The regular admissions application deadline for Merrimack is rolling. Interested students can apply for early action and early decision. The early action deadline is November 15, and the early decision deadline is November 1.

Admissions Statistics

Acceptance Rate
83%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate
Total Applicants
8,668
SAT Range
930-1120
SAT Reading
460-550
SAT Math
470-570
Students Submitting SAT
ACT Range
20-24
ACT English
ACT Math
ACT Writing
Students Submitting ACT

Admissions Deadlines

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Early Decision Deadline
November 1
Early Action Deadline
November 15
Offers Early Decision
Yes
Offers Early Action
Yes
Application Fee
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
    Neither required nor recommended
  • Recommendations
    Required
Poll
67%
of students say the admissions process made them feel like the school cared about them as an applicant.18 responses
Poll
78%
of students feel the admissions process evaluated them individually as a real person, not just a set of numbers.18 responses