Applications & Admissions: Stats at a Glance
|SAT/ACT Scores as an Admission Factor?||Required|
|Advanced Placement Credits Accepted?||Implied No|
|Regular Decision Deadline||January 1|
Learn more about applications and admissions at Amherst College.
How Selective is This School?
|Selectivity of College||More Selective|
|Average Old SAT (math/reading)||1,456|
|Average New SAT Score||1,500|
|Average ACT Score||32|
Learn more about the entering class of 2016 at Amherst College.
Two Questions to Ask
- Does this college require an interview? Even if not required, should you set one up anyway so you can learn more about the college?
- Many college applications require a letter of recommendation or reference. Even if not required, it is often a good idea to include one. Should you?