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Pomona College Admissions

Pomona admissions is extremely selective with an acceptance rate of 8%. Students that get into Pomona have an average SAT score between 1400-1540 or an average ACT score of 31-34. The regular admissions application deadline for Pomona is January 8. Interested students can apply for early decision, and the Pomona early decision deadline is November 15.

Admissions Statistics

Acceptance Rate
8%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate
20%
Total Applicants
10,245
SAT Range
1400-1540
SAT Reading
700-760
SAT Math
700-780
Students Submitting SAT
62%
ACT Range
31-34
ACT English
34-36
ACT Math
29-34
ACT Writing
Students Submitting ACT
57%

Admissions Deadlines

Application Deadline
January 8
Early Decision Deadline
November 15
Early Action Deadline
Offers Early Decision
Yes
Offers Early Action
No
Application Fee
$70
Application Website
Accepts Common App
Yes
Accepts Coalition App
Yes

Admissions Requirements

What Really Matters When Applying
  • High School GPA
    Considered but not required
  • High School Rank
    Considered but not required
  • High School Transcript
    Required
  • College Prep Courses
    Required
  • SAT/ACT
    Considered but not required
  • Recommendations
    Required
Poll
73%
of students say the admissions process made them feel like the school cared about them as an applicant.11 responses
Poll
91%
of students feel the admissions process evaluated them individually as a real person, not just a set of numbers.11 responses