St Olaf College is a test optional school meaning you are not required to submit SAT scores with your application. The position on SAT scores from the school is "considered but not required". If you do elect to submit your SAT scores, the following information is helpful to understand how you compare with other applicants.
The average composite SAT score for admitted St Olaf College freshman is 1335 out of 1600. St Olaf students have the 121st highest average SAT score in the United States. For perspective, a 1335 is in the 91st percentile of all SAT test takers.
The middle fifty percent of incoming students have SAT composite scores ranging from 1240 to 1430. The 75th percentile score is 1430 while the 25th percentile score is 1240.
The lowest SAT score accepted is not reported by St Olaf but we estimate it to be around a 1140 total composite SAT score.
The average score for St Olaf students on the math portion of the SAT is 665 out of 800. The 25th percentile of students score a 620 and the 75th percentile score 710.
The 25th and 75th percentile range for SAT reading scores range from 620 to 720 and the average score for St Olaf College students is 670.
Below are estimated chances of being accepted at St Olaf College based on SAT score ranges and the overall admission rate of 47.4%. These chances assume you have an average GPA for the school, around 3.68.
An SAT score of 1430 or higher is very competitive at St Olaf and is a better score than three quarters of students who are accepted. You have an above average chance of acceptance, around 63% or higher.
Scores between 1340 to 1420 are above average giving you an advantage over most applicants. You have a slightly above average chance of acceptance, around 48% to 61% but admission is competitive.
SAT scores between 1240 to 1330 are still in the middle range of accepted students a but a little lower than the average. You can get in and have about a 32% to 46% percent chance of being admitted.
SAT scores from 1140 to 1230 are on the very low end of the range where students are accepted. Scores in this range are not competitive with most other applicants but you still have a chance. We estimate scores in this range have less than a 30% chance of admission to St Olaf. SAT scores below 1140 likely fall out of the range where students are regularly accepted.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2021 starting class
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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=174844 IPEDS survey data for St Olaf College.