Wabash College

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Wabash 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 Crawfordsville, IN, a predominately rural area. The small size of enrollment, which is approximately around 950 students, provides smaller class sizes for enrolled students.

A SAT or ACT exam may be required before applying to this school. Scores within the range of 1120 (25th percentile) to 1320 (75th percentile) on the SAT and in the range of 23 (25th percentile) to 29 (75th percentile) for the ACT exam is usually submitted among applicants that get into this school. Based on sampled GPA data collected and applied, it is estimated that the Wabash College average GPA range for accepted students is around 3.28 - 3.57. 64% of all those who apply are admitted to Wabash College, from which 27% choose to attend. You can get more information from the admissions office website at wabash.edu.

Overall Wabash College Acceptance Rate - Fall 2020


The overall acceptance rate for Wabash College was reported as 64.2% in Fall 2020 with over 1,310 applications submitted to Wabash 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: 23 - 29
  • Average GPA: 3.28 - 3.57

How Hard Is It to Get into Wabash College?

Applicant Selectivity: High

The selectivity of applicants for undergraduate admissions to Wabash 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.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2022 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2022-2023 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Wabash College has been slowly getting higher over the past years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2016-2017: 62.6%
  • 2017-2018: 63.0%
  • 2018-2019: 65.0%
  • 2019-2020: 64.2%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2022-2023: 59.5%

How Does Wabash College Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for Wabash College is thirteen percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 56.7%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Franklin College81.3%
Earlham College63.4%
Goshen College63.0%
Holy Cross College93.6%
Eureka College61.8%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • High School Class Rankings are Recommended
  • School Records are Required
  • College Prep Classes 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 2020)


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

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading560 - 650
Math560 - 670
Total Score1120 - 1320
ACT®Score Range
English21 - 28
Math23 - 29
Composite Score23 - 29
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