Hope College: Admission & Tests

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Here is a brief overview of Hope 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
Hope College admission requirements are rather easy - in 2015/16 this school accepted 72% of the applicants.

The college doesn't require you to submit reference letters with your application and does not require admission test scores.

Hope College usually 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
$35
Hope College requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Hope College is $35.00.

SAT Test Scores

Scholastic Aptitude Test is not an important element of the application procedure. Only 11 percent of applicants at Hope College submitted results of their SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 520 to 670 on Critical Reading and from 530 to 700 on Math. Taking these numbers into account, if you got a score above 630 in SAT Critical Reading and 650 in SAT Math - that good enough to get accepted at this college.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
480
600
630

SAT Math
490
610
650

ACT Test Scores

Taking American College Test is a necessary stage of the application procedure at Hope College. 95 percent of applicants took the ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 23 to 30 on Composite, from 22 to 31 on English, and from 22 to 29 on Math. Hence if you got a score above 29 in ACT Composite, 29 in ACT English, and 28 in ACT Math, that should make you safe for being accepted at this college.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
21
27
29

ACT English
20
27
29

ACT Math
20
26
28

Contact Admissions

Phone
(616)
395-7000
To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Hope College, please contact this school directly.

You can call this school's general information office at (616) 395-7000 or check Hope College Website

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