The acceptance rate at Lewis and Clark is 80%. It ranks #7 in Oregon for lowest rate of acceptance. Lewis & Clark College is an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance if you meet the admission requirements. Last year, 4,486 out of 5,620 applicants were admitted.
The school has very high admission requirements for SAT and ACT scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 15 percent (SAT 1198/1380 ACT 27/31). Lewis & Clark College typically accepts and attracts "A-" average high school students with an average GPA around 3.85. 11% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
The Lewis and Clark application fee is $0 and applications are due by Aug 1.
Submission of SAT or ACT scores is not required for admission to Lewis & Clark College. If you submit test scores, they will be considered with your application, but they are not mandatory. .
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||618|
|SAT Math 25th||580|
|SAT Composite 25th||1198|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||700|
|SAT Math 75th||680|
|SAT Composite 75th||1380|
|Average SAT Score||1290
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Lewis & Clark College?
Lewis & Clark College typically prefers applicants to be in the top 100 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1198 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 1110. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1290 out of 1600. Lewis and Clark ranks #1 in Oregon and #132 in the nation for highest average SAT composite score. 0 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.
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|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||27|
|ACT Math 25th||24|
|ACT Composite 25th||27|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||34|
|ACT Math 75th||29|
|ACT Composite 75th||31|
|Average ACT Score||29
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Lewis and Clark?
Admission data indicates that Lewis and Clark regularly accepts students with ACT's of 27 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 15 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 25 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 29 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 31 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #1 in Oregon and #123 in the U.S. for highest average ACT composite score. 0 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Lewis & Clark College.
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What GPA do you need to get into Lewis & Clark College?
Applicants require exceptionally good grades to get into Lewis and Clark. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Lewis & Clark College was 3.85 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily A- students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #3 in Oregon for highest average GPA. If your high school grades are above the average 3.85 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as Lewis and Clark accepts 80% of all applicants.
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|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Competitiveness|
|3.75 to 3.99||18.3%||Avg|
|3.50 to 3.74||15.59%||Reach|
|3.25 to 3.49||9.77%||Reach|
|3.00 to 3.24||5.82%||Reach|
|2.50 to 2.99||1.04%||Low|
|2.00 to 2.49||0%||Low|
|1.00 to 1.99||0%||Low|
|less than 1.00||0%||Low|
GPA Data Source, Peterson's Data 2021
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||11%||12%||11%|
Applicants have 311 days left until the Fall 2022 term applications are due on Aug 1, 2023.
The cost for prospective students to apply to Lewis & Clark College is $0. The school is free to apply to.
What are the requirements for admission to Lewis & Clark College and what student information is used for admission decisions?
|Test Scores||Considered but not required|
|High School GPA||Considered but not required|
|High School Class Rank||Considered but not required|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Considered but not required|
|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=209056 IPEDS survey data for Lewis & Clark College.
80% of those who apply are granted admission to Lewis and Clark. Admission competition is 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 1198 and 1380. 0% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have ACT scores between 27 and 31. 0% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.