Vassar College

Poughkeepsie, New York

Vassar College Admissions Overview

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SAT Range

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What is Vassar College acceptance rate?

Vassar College has an acceptance rate of 25%. This means that if you have the right grades then you have a good shot of being accepted into the school. In the last academic year, 25% out of the people who applied to Vassar College were accepted into the school.

It's not just admissions rates that matter. Academics are an important consideration. In terms of academics, admissions standards are high. The average SAT score at Vassar College was 1,440 in the last academic year, and the average ACT score was 64.

Only 34% of students who are admitted into Vassar College go on to enroll at the school. This is reasonable because most students who apply for college apply to multiple schools.

Applicants to Vassar College are required to submit their GPA to the school.

Vassar College SAT Scores

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What are the SAT requirements to get into Vassar College? In the last academic year, Vassar College accepted students with SAT scores as low as 685.

The upper range for SAT scores at Vassar College was 755. On average, applicants had an SAT score of 720.

This shows that even if you don't have the best SAT scores, you will still have a shot of admittance. However, having strong SAT scores will definitely improve your chances of being accepted.

61% of people who applied to Vassar College in fall 2018 submitted their SAT scores as part of their application. So, no matter what your scores are, you'll probably want to submit them to the school if you want a good chance of being accepted.

ACT Scores

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How about ACT scores? What are the ACT requirements to get into Vassar College?

While only 48% of applicants submit their ACT scores to Vassar College, submitting them is a good way of showcasing to the admissions board that you are a good fit for the school.

According to admissions data, Vassar College usually accepts students who have composite ACT scores of 61 or greater. The average ACT score of an applicant in fall 2018 was 32. Some applicants had ACT scores of up to 34. The higher your ACT scores are, the more likely you are to be accepted into the school.

Vassar College Admission Statistics

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In fall 2018, a total of 8,312 students applied to study at Vassar College. Of those students, 2,511 were men and 5,801 were women.

Applications are not the only admissions statistic you should consider; acceptance rate is also a key factor to think about. 25% of students at Vassar College were accepted into the school in fall 2018. This represents a total of 2,043 students. 828 of students who were accepted were male and 1,215 of the students accepted were female.

The percentage of students who were accepted that enrolled at Vassar College in the last academic year is 34%. Overall, 686 students who applied to Vassar College enrolled in the school. Of those students, 34% of women who were accepted and 33% of men who were accepted enrolled.

Vassar College Admission Requirements

Test ScoresRequired
High School GPARequired
High School Class RankRecommended
RecommendationsRequired
Demonstration of CompetenciesNeither required nor recommended

What are the Vassar College admissions requirements?

At Vassar College, you are required to submit your high school test scores. Vassar College asks prospective students to submit their GPA to the school.

You'll be asked to submit your high school class rank as part of your application.

What's more, you do not need to submit letters of recommendation from your high school. You will also not be asked to demonstrate your competencies as part of your application.

Vassar College Credits Accepted

AP CreditNo
Dual CreditNo
Credit for Life ExperiencesNo

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