Wellesley College, a liberal arts school, provides students a well rounded foundation in education by having a curriculum with a diverse range of subjects. This college is located in Wellesley, MA, a predominately suburban area. Wellesley College has an enrollment of about two thousand students.
An ACT or SAT exam may be required before applying to this college. Scores between 1980 (25th percentile) - 2270 (75th percentile) on the SAT and within the range of 29 (25th percentile) - 33 (75th percentile) on the ACT is typical among applicants accepted to Wellesley College. By applying sampled GPA data from over 150 schools, we are able to estimate that the Wellesley College average GPA ranges from 3.75 to 4 for accepted students. The competition to get accepted at this school runs high, given that only 30 percent of students who applied are accepted to the school. You can get more information from the admissions office website at web.wellesley.edu.
The overall acceptance rate for Wellesley College was reported as 29.1% in Fall 2013 with over 4,770 applications submitted to this school. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.
The selectivity of applicants for undergraduate admissions to Wellesley College is considered high, with many applicants scoring in the top percentiles on the SAT or ACT exam, as well as having an excellent high school GPA.
The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2019-2020 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Wellesley College has been getting lower when compared to averages from previous years.
The acceptance rate for Wellesley College is ninety-one percent lower than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.
|Franklin W. Olin College of Engineering||16.9%|
|Mount Ida College||60.7%|
|SAT® Section||Score Range|
|Critical Reading||660 - 760|
|Math||650 - 750|
|Writing||670 - 760|
|Total Score||1980 - 2270|
|English||0 - 0|
|Math||0 - 0|
|Composite Score||29 - 33|