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Hampshire College Admission Requirements


Acceptance Rate

62.8%
Admission Difficulty for Hampshire College
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsUnavailable
Applicant CompetitionLow

Can I get into Hampshire College? The school has a 63% acceptance rate. Last year, 1,448 out of 2,305 applicants were admitted making Hampshire College a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements. Hampshire College typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students. Only 22% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

63% are accepted,
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SAT Requirements

SAT Range
Not Reported
Applicants Submitting SAT
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SAT Scores for Hampshire College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th N/A
SAT Math 25th N/A
SAT Composite 25th N/A
SAT Scores for Hampshire College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th N/A
SAT Math 75th N/A
SAT Composite 75th N/A
Estimated Average SAT N/A

ACT Requirements

ACT Range
Not Reported
Applicants Submitting ACT
-
ACT Scores for Hampshire College
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th N/A
ACT Math 25th N/A
ACT Composite 25th N/A
ACT Scores for Hampshire College
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th N/A
ACT Math 75th N/A
ACT Composite 75th N/A
Estimated Average ACT N/A

Estimated GPA Requirements

Avg. High School GPA
3.45
Typical High School Grades
B+

You will need above average high school grades to get into Hampshire College. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Hampshire College was 3.45 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Hampshire College accepts 63% of students who apply.

 What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA's for admitted Hampshire College students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Admission Chances
3.75+ 29% Good
3.50 to 3.75 22% Avg +
3.25 to 3.50 16% Avg -
3.00 to 3.25 16% Avg -
2.75 to 3.00 15% Reach
2.50 to 2.75 7% Reach
2.25 to 2.50 1% Low
2.00 to 2.25 N/A% Low

Admission Statistics

Hampshire College admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 1,458 847 2,305
Accepted 954 494 1,448
Acceptance Rate 65% 58% 63%
Enrolled 208 117 325
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 22% 24% 22%

Fall 2019 Application Deadline

Applications were Due
Jan 1, 2019
Days left to Apply
None

The application deadline for Fall 2019 has passed. Applications were due on Jan 1, 2019.

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Hampshire College and what considerations affect admission decisions?

Hampshire College Admission Requirements
Test Scores Recommended
High School GPA Recommended
High School Class Rank Recommended
Completion of College Preparatory Program Recommended
Recommendations Required
Demonstration of Competencies Recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Hampshire College
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit No
Credit for Life Experiences No

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=166018 IPEDS survey data for Hampshire College.