Hampden Sydney College: Admission & Tests

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Here is a quick overview of Hampden Sydney 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
Hampden Sydney College admission requirements are moderately competitive - in 2015/16 this college accepted 55% of those who apply.

This school requires you to submit reference letters with your application but does not require admission test scores.

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

Application Fee

Application
Fee
$30
H-SC requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Hampden Sydney College is $30.00.

SAT Test Scores

Scholastic Aptitude Test is a necessary step of the application procedure. 100% of applicants at H-SC submitted results of their SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 480 to 640 on Critical Reading, from 480 to 630 on Math, and from 440 to 600 on Writing. It looks like if you have above 600 in SAT Critical Reading, 590 in SAT Math, and 560 in SAT Writing, that should get you accepted at this school.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
450
560
600

SAT Math
450
560
590

SAT Writing
410
520
560

ACT Test Scores

Submitting the results of American College Test is a typical element of the application process at Hampden Sydney College. 40 percent of applicants took the ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 20 to 28 on Composite, from 19 to 28 on English, and from 19 to 27 on Math. Hence if you got a score above 26 in ACT Composite, 26 in ACT English, and 25 in ACT Math, that should make you safe for being admitted at this school.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
18
24
26

ACT English
18
24
26

ACT Math
18
23
25

Contact Admissions

Phone
(434)
223-6000
To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Hampden Sydney College, please contact this college directly.

You can call this school's general information office at (434) 223-6000 or check Hampden Sydney College Website

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