|Admission Standards||Very High|
Can I get into Hobart William Smith Colleges? The school has a 64% acceptance rate. 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.
|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|
|Estimated Average SAT||1310|
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. 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%|
|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|
|Estimated Average ACT||27|
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. 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%|
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. 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||Admission Chances|
|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%|
The application deadline for Fall 2019 has passed. Applications were due on Feb 1, 2019.
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.