Colby 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 Waterville, ME, a predominately rural area. There are around two thousand students enrolled per year at Colby College.
Many of the students admitted to this school earned an SAT score in the range of 1880 - 2150, or got accepted with an ACT composite score in the range of 28 - 32. By applying sampled GPA data from over 150 schools, we are able to estimate that the Colby College average GPA ranges from 3.68 to 3.89 for accepted students. Only 26 percent of applicants are accepted to this school due to the large number of applicants for enrollment. You can get more information from the admissions office website at colby.edu.
The overall acceptance rate for Colby College was reported as 26.0% in Fall 2013 with over 5,410 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.
Colby College has a very competitive selection process for applicants, where most students accepted have a higher than average high school GPA and scored in the top percentiles on standardized tests like the SAT or ACT exam.
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 Colby College has been on a downward trend over the past few years.
The acceptance rate for Colby College is more than 100% lower than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.
|University of Maine at Farmington||83.7%|
|Maine Maritime Academy||65.4%|
|SAT® Section||Score Range|
|Critical Reading||620 - 710|
|Math||640 - 720|
|Writing||620 - 720|
|Total Score||1880 - 2150|
|English||28 - 34|
|Math||27 - 32|
|Composite Score||28 - 32|