Amherst College

School Name: Amherst College

School Location: Amherst, MA

School Type: Liberal Arts

Class of 2022

(Early/Regular Split not released yet)

  • Applications: 9,722
  • Admitted: 1,244
  • Acceptance Rate: 12.8
  • Percentage of Class Filled Through ED: 37

General Info

SAT/ACT Score

  • Mean SAT scores (reported SAT scores are March 2016 and after):
    • Evidence-based Reading & Writing: 742
    • Math: 750
  • Mean ACT score: 33

Category

  • High Reach

Dates/Deadlines

  • Early Decision: November 1
  • Early Results: By December 15
  • Regular Deadline: January 1
  • Regular Results: Mid-April

School Info

  • Schedule: Semesters
  • Curriculum Type: Open Curriculum
  • Greek Life: No
  • Athletics: NEASC