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Williams College Admissions

Williams admissions is very selective with an acceptance rate of 18%. Students that get into Williams have an average SAT score between 1330-1540 or an average ACT score of 31-34. The regular admissions application deadline for Williams is January 1. Interested students can apply for early decision, and the Williams early decision deadline is November 15.

Admissions Statistics

Acceptance Rate
18%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate
40%
Total Applicants
6,985
SAT Range
1330-1540
SAT Reading
670-770
SAT Math
660-770
Students Submitting SAT
68%
ACT Range
31-34
ACT English
32-35
ACT Math
30-35
ACT Writing
Students Submitting ACT
49%

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Admissions Deadlines

Application Deadline
January 1
Early Decision Deadline
November 15
Early Action Deadline
Offers Early Decision
Yes
Offers Early Action
No
Application Fee
$65
Application Website
Accepts Common App
Yes
Accepts Coalition App
Yes

Admissions Requirements

What Really Matters When Applying
  • High School GPA
    Neither required nor recommended
  • High School Rank
    Recommended
  • High School Transcript
    Required
  • College Prep Courses
    Recommended
  • SAT/ACT
    Required
  • Recommendations
    Required
Poll
83%
of students say the admissions process made them feel like the school cared about them as an applicant.6 responses
Poll
83%
of students feel the admissions process evaluated them individually as a real person, not just a set of numbers.6 responses
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