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Whittier College Admissions

Whittier admissions is somewhat selective with an acceptance rate of 69%. Students that get into Whittier have an average SAT score between 920-1130 or an average ACT score of 20-26.

Admissions Statistics

Acceptance Rate
69%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate
Total Applicants
5,146
SAT Range
920-1130
SAT Reading
460-570
SAT Math
460-560
Students Submitting SAT
79%
ACT Range
20-26
ACT English
ACT Math
ACT Writing
Students Submitting ACT
39%

Admissions Deadlines

Application Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Early Action Deadline
Offers Early Decision
Offers Early Action
Application Fee
$50
Accepts Common App
Yes
Accepts Coalition App
No

Admissions Requirements

What Really Matters When Applying
  • High School GPA
    Required
  • High School Rank
    Neither required nor recommended
  • High School Transcript
    Required
  • College Prep Courses
    Required
  • SAT/ACT
    Neither required nor recommended
  • Recommendations
    Required
Poll
79%
of students say the admissions process made them feel like the school cared about them as an applicant.24 responses
Poll
71%
of students feel the admissions process evaluated them individually as a real person, not just a set of numbers.24 responses
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