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Wellesley College Admissions

Wellesley admissions is very selective with an acceptance rate of 20%. Students that get into Wellesley have an average SAT score between 1330-1520 or an average ACT score of 30-34. The regular admissions application deadline for Wellesley is January 15. Interested students can apply for early decision, and the Wellesley early decision deadline is November 1.

Admissions Statistics

Acceptance Rate
20%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate
45%
Total Applicants
6,631
SAT Range
1330-1520
SAT Reading
670-740
SAT Math
660-780
Students Submitting SAT
66%
ACT Range
30-34
ACT English
32-35
ACT Math
27-33
ACT Writing
8-10
Students Submitting ACT
48%

Admissions Deadlines

Application Deadline
January 15
Early Decision Deadline
November 1
Early Action Deadline
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
    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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