Lasell College

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Lasell College can be found in Newton, MA, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. There are around 2,000 students enrolled per year at Lasell College.

Most of the students admitted to this school had an SAT score between 880 to 1070, or got accepted with an ACT score within the range of 18 to 23. We were able to estimate the Lasell College average GPA (2.89 - 3.18) of admitted students by applying sampled GPA data on over 150 schools. An estimated 80% of all applicant were accepted at Lasell College, and from those that were granted acceptance nearly 18% continued on to enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall Lasell College Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013


The overall acceptance rate for Lasell College was reported as 76.1% in Fall 2013 with over 3,580 applications submitted to Lasell College. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.

Accepted Applicants Profile

  • ACT Scores: 18 - 23
  • Average GPA: 2.89 - 3.18

How Hard Is It to Get into Lasell College?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

When determining how difficult it is for students to get into Lasell College, ACT/SAT test scores and high school average GPA ranges of accepted students of previous years can help estimate the selectivity of a school.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2021 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2021-2022 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Lasell College has been getting much higher in the past few years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 46.0%
  • 2010-2011: 67.5%
  • 2011-2012: 74.0%
  • 2012-2013: 70.0%
  • 2013-2014: 76.1%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2021-2022: 71.0%

How Does Lasell College Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for Lasell College is thirty-seven percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Regis College72.4%
Babson College28.2%
Franklin W. Olin College of Engineering16.9%
Mount Ida College60.7%
Pine Manor College64.1%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • School Records are Required
  • College Prep Classes are Required
  • Submit Recommendation Letters are Required
  • Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Required
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2013)


Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to Lasell College (Fall 2013)

ACT®Score Range
English0 - 0
Math0 - 0
Composite Score18 - 23
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