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Wellesley College
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  • 4 Year
  • WELLESLEY, MA

Wellesley College Admissions

What is the acceptance rate for Wellesley?

Wellesley admissions is very selective with an acceptance rate of 20%. Students that get into Wellesley have an average SAT score between 1350-1520 or an average ACT score of 31-34. The regular admissions application deadline for Wellesley is January 8. Interested students can apply for early decision, and the Wellesley early decision deadline is November 1.

Will You Get In?

Admissions Statistics

Acceptance Rate
20%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate
45%
Total Applicants
6,581
SAT Range
1350-1520
SAT Reading
680-750
SAT Math
670-770
Students Submitting SAT
64%
ACT Range
31-34
ACT English
33-35
ACT Math
28-33
ACT Writing
8-10
Students Submitting ACT
37%

Admissions Deadlines

Application Deadline
January 8
Early Decision Deadline
November 1
Early Action Deadline
No data available  
Offers Early Decision
Yes
Offers Early Action
No
Application Fee
$0
Accepts Common App
Yes
Accepts Coalition App
Yes

Admissions Requirements

What Really Matters When Applying
  • High School GPA
    Recommended
  • High School Rank
    Recommended
  • High School Transcript
    Required
  • College Prep Courses
    Recommended
  • SAT/ACT
    Considered but not required
  • Recommendations
    Required
Poll
89%
of students say the admissions process made them feel like the school cared about them as an applicant. 9 responses
Poll
89%
of students feel the admissions process evaluated them individually as a real person, not just a set of numbers. 9 responses

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