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 2,200 students enrolled per year at Lasell College.

Most of the students admitted to this school had an SAT score between 980 to 1170, or got accepted with an ACT score within the range of 20 to 25. We were able to estimate the Lasell College average GPA (3.06 - 3.33) 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 22% continued on to enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall Lasell College Acceptance Rate - Fall 2020


The overall acceptance rate for Lasell College was reported as 83.6% in Fall 2020 with over 2,490 college 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: 20 - 25
  • Average GPA: 3.06 - 3.33

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 2024 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2024-2025 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Lasell College has been on an upward trend when compared to previous years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2016-2017: 76.1%
  • 2017-2018: 80.7%
  • 2018-2019: 79.8%
  • 2019-2020: 83.6%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2024-2025: 75.3%

How Does Lasell College Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for Lasell College is forty-seven percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 56.7%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Babson College26.4%
Regis College79.3%
Franklin W. Olin College of Engineering15.7%
Pine Manor College45.4%
Wellesley College21.6%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • School Records are Required
  • Submit Recommendation Letters are Required
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2020)


Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to Lasell College (Fall 2020)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading490 - 580
Math490 - 590
Total Score980 - 1170
ACT®Score Range
English0 - 0
Math0 - 0
Composite Score20 - 25
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