Amherst College
247 reviews
  1. Amherst, MA
  2. 4 Year
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Amherst College Admissions

Can I Get In?

SAT Range
1350-1548
SAT Reading
670-778
SAT Math
680-770
SAT Writing
670-770
Students Submitting SAT
58%
ACT Range
30-34
ACT English
31-35
ACT Math
28-34
ACT Writing
Data not available
Students Submitting ACT
45%
Acceptance Rate
14%
Application Fee
$60
Female Applicants
4,588
Female Acceptance
596
Male Applicants
3,889
Male Acceptance
577

Admissions Considerations

What Really Matters When Applying
  • High School GPA
    Recommended
  • High School Rank
    Recommended
  • High School Transcript
    Required
  • College Prep Courses
    Recommended
  • SAT/ACT
    Required
  • Recommendations
    Required

What Students Say

Poll
71%
students say the admissions process made them feel like the school cared about them as an applicant.7 responses
Poll
100%
of students feel the admissions process evaluated them individually as a real person, not just a set of numbers.7 responses
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