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New London, New Hampshire

Colby-Sawyer Admission Requirements

Chances of getting into Colby Sawyer College

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
89.6%
Admission Difficulty for Colby Sawyer College
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsUnavailable
Applicant CompetitionVery Low

How hard is it to get into Colby-Sawyer and can I get accepted? The school has a 90% acceptance rate ranking it #14 in New Hampshire for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 2,230 out of 2,488 applicants were admitted making Colby Sawyer College an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements. Colby Sawyer College typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Only 11% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

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Colby-Sawyer SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
Not Reported
Applicants Submitting SAT
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SAT Scores for Colby Sawyer College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
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SAT Scores for Colby Sawyer College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th N/A
SAT Math 75th N/A
SAT Composite 75th N/A
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Colby-Sawyer ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
Not Reported
Applicants Submitting ACT
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ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th N/A
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ACT Composite 25th N/A
ACT Scores for Colby Sawyer College
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ACT Reading 75th N/A
ACT Math 75th N/A
ACT Composite 75th N/A
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Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
3.22
Typical High School Grades
B

You will need about average high school grades to get into Colby Sawyer College. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Colby Sawyer College was 3.22 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #6 in New Hampshire for highest average GPA. If your high school grades are above the average 3.22 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as Colby-Sawyer accepts 90% of all applicants.

 What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA's for admitted Colby Sawyer College students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Competitiveness
3.75+ 11% Good
3.50 to 3.75 24% Good
3.25 to 3.50 16% Avg +
3.00 to 3.25 18% Avg -
2.75 to 3.00 20% Avg -
2.50 to 2.75 6% Reach
2.25 to 2.50 N/A% Reach
2.00 to 2.25 N/A% Reach

Admission Statistics

Colby Sawyer College admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 1,642 846 2,488
Accepted 1,516 714 2,230
Acceptance Rate 92% 84% 90%
Enrolled 165 70 235
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 11% 10% 11%

Fall 2020 Application Deadline

Applications were Due
Apr 1, 2020
Days left to Apply
None

The application deadline for Fall 2020 has passed. Applications were due on Apr 1, 2020.

Admission Requirements

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

Colby Sawyer College Admission Requirements
Test Scores Neither required nor recommended
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Neither required nor recommended
Completion of College Preparatory Program Recommended
Recommendations Required
Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Colby Sawyer College
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=182634 IPEDS survey data for Colby Sawyer College.

Frequently Asked Questions

90% of those who apply are granted admission to Colby-Sawyer. Admission competition is and the college has unavailable admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.