Reed College Overview

Student population

Address3203 SE Woodstock Blvd
Portland, OR
School Websitewww.reed.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Size

Large

StatusPrivate not-for-profit
On Campus HousingNo
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

Reed College is a small private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Portland, Oregon that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is master's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 5,957 students applied to Reed College. Of those students, 2,087 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Reed College was $56,030, in addition to fees of $310. This number excludes room and board. The school does not provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Reed College.

Reed College has a 81% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Reed College Requirements

Academic standards

Moderate

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GPARequired
Applicants admitted

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The Reed College acceptance rate is 35%. To put this into perspective, 2,087 of the 5,957 students who applied to Reed College in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Reed College is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Reed College had an SAT score between the range of 1,310 and 1,520. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Reed College was between 30 and 33 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Reed College as part of their application.

Reed College Cost

In-State resident tuition

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Reed College, the tuition for in-state residents is $56,030. Combined with fees of $310, room and board costs of $14,210, other expenses of $1,607 and the $1,050 cost of books and supplies.

Out-of-state students can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $56,340 in tuition.

Students at Reed College are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Reed College was $4,721 last year, with 16% of students being awarded federal aid.

Reed College Student Life

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio9:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Reed College.

Reed College has a good gender split, with 54% of undergraduates being female and 46% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are out-of-state residents; in fact, 84% of all students reside out-of-state. However, 6% of students come from in-state and 10% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Reed College is 9:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need to thrive in your studies.

Reed College Popular Majors and Programs

SOCIAL SCIENCES
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES
FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS
PSYCHOLOGY
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
HISTORY
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS

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