Can I get into Bryn Mawr College? The school has a 38% acceptance rate. Last year, 1,116 out of 2,936 applicants were admitted making Bryn Mawr College a highly competitive school to get into with a lesser chance of acceptance for qualifying applicants. Academically, it has exceptionally high requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 8 percent. Only 32% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the top ten percent of their high school class.
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||680|
|SAT Math 25th||690|
|SAT Composite 25th||1370|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||750|
|SAT Math 75th||780|
|SAT Composite 75th||1530|
|Estimated Average SAT||1450|
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Bryn Mawr College?
Bryn Mawr College typically requires applicants to be in the top 6 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1370 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 1290. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1450 out of 1600. 56 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|
|1530 and Above||Good||>51%|
|1450 to 1530||Avg +||38%-51%|
|1370 to 1450||Avg -||26%-38%|
|1290 to 1370||Reach||17%-26%|
|Less than 1290||Low||<17%|
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||30|
|ACT Math 25th||26|
|ACT Composite 25th||29|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||35|
|ACT Math 75th||32|
|ACT Composite 75th||33|
|Estimated Average ACT||31|
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Bryn Mawr College?
Admission data indicates that Bryn Mawr College regularly accepts students with ACT's of 29 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 9 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 27 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 31 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 33 and above have very competitive chances. 35 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Bryn Mawr College.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|33 and Above||Good||>51%|
|31 to 33||Avg +||38%-51%|
|29 to 31||Avg -||26%-38%|
|27 to 29||Reach||17%-26%|
|Less than 27||Low||<17%|
Bryn Mawr College has not reported high school GPA data for its accepted students.
65% of Bryn Mawr College freshman were in the top ten percent of their high school graduating class.
|High School Class Rank||Freshmen Within Range|
|Top 10% of class||65%|
|Top 25% of class||93%|
|Top 50% of class||99%|
|Bottom 50% of class||1%|
|Bottom 25% of class||0%|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||32%||?||32%|
The application deadline for Fall 2019 has passed. Applications were due on Jan 15, 2019.
What are the requirements for admission to Bryn Mawr College and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Neither required nor recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||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=211273 IPEDS survey data for Bryn Mawr College.