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Basic Statistics

School Contact
Amherst College
Boltwood Avenue
Amherst, MA 01002
United States
(413) 542-2000
General Statistics
Control:Private Non-Profit
Academic Calendar:Semester
General Religion:None
Specific Religion:None
Cost Statistics
In-State Tuition:$46,574
Out-of-State Tuition:$46,574
Room & Board:$12,170
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:$46,574
Out-of-State Tuition:$46,574
Contact Financial Aid
Phone:(413) 542-2296
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:7,927
Male Applicants:3,601
Female Applicants:4,326
Total Acceptances:1,132
Male Acceptances:536
Female Acceptances:596
Acceptance Rate:14%
Yield: ? 41%
Contact Admissions
Phone:(413) 542-2328
Application Information
Open Admissions:No
Common Application:Yes
Application Fee:$60
Application Web
Dates To Know Deadline Notification
Early DecisionNovember 15December 15
Regular Decision January 1 April 1
Must-Reply-By May 1
RequiredRecommendedNeither Required
Nor Recommended
HS Rank
HS Transcript
College Prep Courses
Freshmen Enrollment Statistics
Total Freshmen Enrollment:466
Full-Time Male Enrollment:231
Full-Time Female Enrollment:235
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) 670 - 760 680 - 770 670 - 760 2020 - 2290 (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:63%
Students Submitting ACT:41%
SAT Subject Test Requirements
Writing required
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