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Northwestern University Admissions

Will You Get In?

Test Scores and GPA for Northwestern University

Admissions Statistics

SAT Scores Range
1390-1560
SAT Reading
690-770
SAT Math
700-790
SAT Writing
690-770
Students Submitting SAT
65%
ACT Scores Range
31-34
ACT English
31-35
ACT Math
30-35
ACT Writing
8-10
Students Submitting ACT
55%
Acceptance Rate
13%
Application Fee
$75
Application Website
Female Applicants
17,326
Female Acceptance
2,280
Male Applicants
16,348
Male Acceptance
2,136

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

Getting Into Northwestern University

Poll
61%
of students say the admissions process made them feel like the school cared about them as an applicant.28 responses
Poll
68%
of students feel the admissions process evaluated them individually as a real person, not just a set of numbers.28 responses
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