Brown University: Admission & Tests

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Brown University LogoHere is a brief overview of Brown University general admissions procedures, aplication policies and fees, as well as desirable SAT and ACT college test scores that you might need to have in order to enroll at this school.

Admission Information

Dual Credits
Accepted
No
Brown University admission criteria are extremely hard - in 2013/14 the school accepted only 10 percent of those who apply.

The school requires you to submit reference letters with your application but doesn't require admission test scores.

Brown University as a rule will decline your:
  • dual credits
  • credits for life experience
  • advanced placement credits

Application Fee

Application
Fee
$75
Brown University requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Brown University is $75.00. The graduate application fee is $75.00. The first-professional application fee is $95.00.

SAT Test Scores

Taking Scholastic Assessment Test is a really important element of the application process. 82% of applicants at Brown University took the SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 640 to 790 on Critical Reading, from 640 to 800 on Math, and from 640 to 810 on Writing. Therefore, if you have above 740 in SAT Critical Reading, 750 in SAT Math, and 760 in SAT Writing, that should get you accepted at this school.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
590
710
740

SAT Math
590
720
750

SAT Writing
600
730
760

ACT Test Scores

Completing American College Test is common element of the application process at Brown University. 37 percent of applicants submitted results of their ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 28 to 36 on Composite, from 29 to 37 on English, and from 27 to 36 on Math. Hence if you have got above 33 in ACT Composite, 34 in ACT English, and 33 in ACT Math, this will be good enough to get accepted at this school.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
26
32
33

ACT English
27
33
34

ACT Math
25
31
33

Contact Admissions

Phone Number
(401)
863-1000
To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Brown University, please contact this college directly.

You can call the school's general information office at (401) 863-1000 or check Brown University Website

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