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Private 4 Year

Simon's Rock Admission Requirements

Great Barrington, Massachusetts

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Chances of getting into Bard College at Simon's Rock

Acceptance Rate

Admitted 
94%
Admission Difficulty for Bard College at Simon's Rock
Measure Difficulty
Admission Standards Unavailable 
Applicant Competition Very Low 
How hard is it to get into Simon's Rock and can I get accepted?

The acceptance rate at Simon's Rock is 94%.  It ranks #70 in Massachusetts for lowest rate of acceptance. Bard College at Simon's Rock is an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance if you meet the admission requirements. Last year, 202 out of 215 applicants were admitted.

Bard College at Simon's Rock typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students with an average GPA around 3.54. Most incoming freshmen graduate in the top ten percent of their high school class. Of those applicants who were admitted, 61% enrolled. With over half of admitted students enrolling, acceptance by Bard College at Simon's Rock is a prized outcome for many students.

The Simon's Rock application fee is $0 and applications are due by May 31.

Test Optional

Submission of SAT or ACT scores is not required or recommended by Bard College at Simon's Rock.

Simon's Rock SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range 
Not Reported
Applicants Submitting SAT 
-
SAT Scores for Bard College at Simon's Rock
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th N/A
SAT Math 25th N/A
SAT Composite 25th N/A
SAT Scores for Bard College at Simon's Rock
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th N/A
SAT Math 75th N/A
SAT Composite 75th N/A
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Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class

Simon's Rock ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range 
Not Reported
Applicants Submitting ACT 
-
ACT Scores for Bard College at Simon's Rock
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th N/A
ACT Math 25th N/A
ACT Composite 25th N/A
ACT Scores for Bard College at Simon's Rock
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th N/A
ACT Math 75th N/A
ACT Composite 75th N/A
Average ACT Score N/A
Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class

Simon's Rock GPA

Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA 
3.54
Typical High School Grades 
B+

What GPA do you need to get into Bard College at Simon's Rock?

Applicants require very good grades in high school to get into Simon's Rock. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Bard College at Simon's Rock was 3.54 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #24 in Massachusetts for highest average GPA. If your high school grades are above the average 3.54 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as Simon's Rock accepts 94% of all applicants.

 What do these ratings mean?

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GPA Data Source, Peterson's Data 2021

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High School Class Rank

60% of Bard College at Simon's Rock freshman were in the top ten percent of their high school graduating class.

High School Class Rank for admitted Bard College at Simon's Rock students
High School Class Rank Freshmen Within Range
Top 10% of class 60%
Top 25% of class 81%
Top 50% of class 96%
Data Source, Peterson's Data

Applying

Admission Statistics

Bard College at Simon's Rock admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 143 72 215
Accepted 136 66 202
Acceptance Rate 95% 92% 94%
Enrolled 82 41 123
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 60% 62% 61%
Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class

Fall 2022 Application Deadline

Applications are Due
May 31, 2023
Days left to Apply
184

Applicants have 184 days left until the Fall 2022 term applications are due on May 31, 2023.

Application Fee

The cost for prospective students to apply to Bard College at Simon's Rock is $0. The school is free to apply to.

Application Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Bard College at Simon's Rock and what student information is used for admission decisions?

Bard College at Simon's Rock Application Requirements
Test Scores Neither required nor recommended
High School GPA Recommended
High School Class Rank Recommended
Completion of College Preparatory Program Considered but not required
Recommendations Required
Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Bard College at Simon's Rock
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences No

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=167792 IPEDS survey data for Bard College at Simon's Rock.

FAQs

What is my chance of getting into Bard College at Simon's Rock?

94% of those who apply are granted admission to Simon's Rock. Admission competition is and the college has unavailable admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.