Hobart William Smith Colleges Admission Requirements
Chances of getting into Hobart William Smith Colleges
|Admission Standards||Very High|
How hard is it to get into Hobart William Smith Colleges and can I get accepted? The school has a 64% acceptance rate ranking it #71 in New York for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 2,817 out of 4,407 applicants were admitted making Hobart William Smith Colleges a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements. Academically, it has very high requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 22 percent. Hobart William Smith Colleges typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students. Only 23% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the top quarter of their high school class.
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Hobart William Smith Colleges SAT Scores
Applicants Submitting SAT39%
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||630|
|SAT Math 25th||590|
|SAT Composite 25th||1220|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||700|
|SAT Math 75th||690|
|SAT Composite 75th||1390|
|Average SAT Score||1310|
SAT Scores you need to get in
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Hobart William Smith Colleges?
Hobart William Smith Colleges typically requires applicants to be in the top 22 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1220 on a 1600 scale, below which admission should be considered a reach. We estimate some students could be accepted with SAT's as low as 1130. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1310 out of 1600. The school ranks #24 in New York for highest average SAT composite score. 39 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school. Note: SAT scores presented on this page have been adjusted upwards per the College Board's concordance tables for test takers after March 2016.
|SAT Score (1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|1390 and Above||Good||>75%|
|1305 to 1390||Avg +||64%-75%|
|1220 to 1305||Avg -||51%-64%|
|1135 to 1220||Reach||38%-51%|
|Less than 1135||Low||<38%|
Hobart William Smith Colleges ACT Scores
Applicants Submitting ACT30%
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||24|
|ACT Math 25th||24|
|ACT Composite 25th||25|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||31|
|ACT Math 75th||28|
|ACT Composite 75th||30|
|Average ACT Score||27|
ACT Scores needed to get accepted
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Hobart William Smith Colleges?
Admission data indicates that Hobart William Smith Colleges regularly accepts students with ACT's of 25 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 22 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 22 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 28 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 30 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #20 in New York for highest average ACT composite score. 30 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Hobart William Smith Colleges.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|30 and Above||Good||>77%|
|27 to 30||Avg +||64%-77%|
|25 to 27||Avg -||54%-64%|
|23 to 25||Reach||43%-54%|
|Less than 23||Low||<43%|
Avg. High School GPA3.32
Typical High School GradesB+
You will need above average high school grades to get into Hobart William Smith Colleges. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Hobart William Smith Colleges was 3.32 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #58 in New York for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Hobart William Smith Colleges accepts 64% of students who apply.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Competitiveness|
|3.50 to 3.75||14%||Good|
|3.25 to 3.50||18%||Avg +|
|3.00 to 3.25||18%||Avg -|
|2.75 to 3.00||22%||Avg -|
|2.50 to 2.75||4%||Reach|
|2.25 to 2.50||N/A%||Low|
|2.00 to 2.25||N/A%||Low|
63% of Hobart William Smith Colleges freshman were in the top twenty five percent of their high school graduating class.
|High School Class Rank||Freshmen Within Range|
|Top 10% of class||34%|
|Top 25% of class||63%|
|Top 50% of class||90%|
|Bottom 50% of class||10%|
|Bottom 25% of class||0%|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||21%||24%||23%|
Applications are DueFeb 1, 2020
Days left to Apply52
Applicants have 52 days left until the Fall 2020 term applications are due on Feb 1, 2020.
Seniors, these are the SAT and ACT test dates you can still sit for a test and send your results to Hobart William Smith Colleges before the Feb 1 application deadline.
|ACT Test Date||Scores Available|
|Dec 14||Dec 24|
What are the requirements for admission to Hobart William Smith Colleges and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|Test Scores||Neither required nor recommended|
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Required|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Neither required nor recommended|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Neither required nor recommended|
|Credit for Life Experiences||No|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=191630 IPEDS survey data for Hobart William Smith Colleges.
Frequently Asked Questions
39% of students submit their SAT scores to Hobart William Smith Colleges. 30% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
64% of those who apply are granted admission to Hobart William Smith Colleges. Admission competition is low and the college has very high admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 1220 and 1390. 39% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.