Statistics

Location
Amherst, MA
Undergrads
1,817
Tuition
$44,610
Admission Difficulty
Very Hard
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Basic Statistics

School Contact
Amherst College
Boltwood Avenue
Amherst, MA 01002
United States
(413) 542-2000
www.amherst.edu
General Statistics
Founded:1821
Coed:Yes
Control:Private Non-Profit
Setting:Town
Academic Calendar:Semester
General Religion:None
Specific Religion:None
Cost Statistics
In-State Tuition:$44,610
Out-of-State Tuition:$44,610
Room & Board:$11,650
Books & Supplies:$1,000
Student Body Statistics
Full-Time Undergrads:1,817
Part-Time Undergrads:0
Male Undergrads:931
Female Undergrads:886
Total Grad Students:0
Full-Time Grad Students:0
Part-Time Grad Students:0

Financial Aid Statistics

General Information
Financial Aid Forms Deadline:February 15 (priority)
Tuition Guaranteed Plan:Not Available
Prepaid Tuition Plan:Not Available
Tuition Payment Plan:Available
In-State Tuition:$44,610
Out-of-State Tuition:$44,610
Contact Financial Aid
Phone:(413) 542-2296
Email:findaid@amherst.edu
Web Site:www.amherst.edu/~finaid
Aid/Loans Federal Grant Aid Institution Grant Aid State Grant Aid Student Loans Total ?
Average Amount $5,204 $39,189 $1,257 $5,197 $35,055
% Students That Got It 20% 53% 2% 19% 71%

NOTE: Financial aid is only available for those who qualify.

Admissions Statistics

Overall Admissions Statistics
Total Applicants:8,461
Male Applicants:3,656
Female Applicants:4,805
Total Acceptances:1,127
Male Acceptances:553
Female Acceptances:574
Acceptance Rate:13%
Yield: ? 41%
Contact Admissions
Phone:(413) 542-2328
Email:admission@amherst.edu
Web Site:www.amherst.edu/admission
Application Information
Open Admissions:No
Common Application:Yes
Application Fee:$60
Application Web Site:www.amherst.edu/admission/apply/firstyea...
Dates To Know Deadline Notification
Early DecisionNovember 15December 15
Regular Decision January 1 April 1
Must-Reply-By May 1
Admissions
Consideration
RequiredRecommendedNeither Required
Nor Recommended
GPA
HS Rank
HS Transcript
College Prep Courses
Recommendations
Audition/Portfolio
SAT/ACT
TOEFL
Freshmen Enrollment Statistics
Total Freshmen Enrollment:461
Full-Time Male Enrollment:243
Full-Time Female Enrollment:218
Part-Time Male Enrollment:0
Part-Time Female Enrollment:0
Waitlist Statistics
Applicants Placed: ? 1,462
Applicants Accepting: ? 574
Students Enrolled: ? 0
Transfer Statistics
Applications Received:162
Applicants Accepted:18
Students Enrolled:11

Standardized Tests Statistics

Standardized Test Scores Critical Reading Math Writing Composite (out of)
SAT (25th - 75th Percentile) 660 - 760 660 - 770 670 - 770 1990 - 2300 (2400)
ACT (25th - 75th Percentile) 31 - 35 29 - 34 28 - 33 30 - 34 (36)
General Statistics
Top 10% of HS Class:85%
SAT/ACT Required:Either
Students Submitting SAT:68%
Students Submitting ACT:36%
SAT Subject Test Requirements
Writing required
4
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