Amherst College

Admissions Fall 2008
Graduate application fee: $0
Undergraduate application fee: $60
First-professional application fee: $0
Admissions office web address: www.amherst.edu/admission/
Admission Information: Fall 2008
Total Male Female
Number of Applicants 7,745 3,289 4,456
Percent admitted 14.8% 16.0% 13.8%
Percent of admitted who enrolled 38.3% 41.4% 35.7%
Percent of admitted who enrolled part-time 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
Test Scores: Fall 2008 (enrolled first-time students)
Students submitting scores Count Percent
SAT 322 74%
ACT 118 27%
Test Scores: Fall 2008 (enrolled first-time students)
Test Score 25th Percentile* 75th Percentile**
SAT Critical Reading 660 760
SAT Math 660 760
SAT Writing 660 760
ACT Composite 29 33
NOTE:
* 25% of students scored at or below
** 25% of students scored above
- Data apply to first-time degree/certificate-seeking students.
- Institutions are asked to report test scores only if they are required for admission.
Admission Considerations
Required Recommended
Secondary school GPA x
Secondary school rank x
Secondary school record x
Completion of college-prepatory program x
Admission test scores(SAT/ACT) x
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language x
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