Vassar College: Admission & Tests

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Vassar College LogoHere is a brief review of Vassar College 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
Yes
Vassar College admission criteria are very strong; in 2013-14 this college accepted only 23 percent of those who apply.

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

Vassar College generally will accept your:
  • advanced placement credits
    (from the college-level courses taught in high school)
and will decline your:
  • dual credits
  • credits for life experience

Application Fee

Application
Fee
$70
Vassar College requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Vassar College is $70.00. The graduate application fee is $70.00.

SAT Test Scores

Taking Scholastic Ability Test is a very important bit of the application. 75 percent of applicants at Vassar College submitted results of their SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 640 to 780 on Critical Reading, from 630 to 770 on Math, and from 630 to 780 on Writing. So, if you have above 740 in SAT Critical Reading, 730 in SAT Math, and 730 in SAT Writing, that should make you safe for being admitted at this institution.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
590
710
740

SAT Math
580
700
730

SAT Writing
580
700
730

ACT Test Scores

Taking American College Test is a rather common element of the application process at Vassar College. 25% of applicants completed the ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 28 to 33 on Composite, from 29 to 36 on English, from 26 to 34 on Math, and from 7 to 11 on Writing. Based off those numbers, if you have got above 32 in ACT Composite, 34 in ACT English, 32 in ACT Math, and 10 in ACT Writing, this good enough to get accepted at this institution.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
26
31
32

ACT English
27
32
34

ACT Math
24
30
32

ACT Writing
7
9
10

Contact Admissions

Phone Number
(845)
437-7000
To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Vassar College, please contact this school directly.

You can call the school's general information office at (845) 437-7000 or check Vassar College Website

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