Virginia Private Colleges Ranked by Highest ACT Score

List of Private Colleges by ACT Score

Below is a list of the 24 private colleges in Virginia with the highest ACT Score for incoming freshmen. Washington and Lee University tops the list with an average ACT Score of 32. Alternatively, check out the SAT version of these rankings.

List of Virginia Private Colleges Ranked by Highest ACT Score
School Average ACT Score
W

Lexington, VA

32
R

University of Richmond, VA

31
E

Harrisonburg, VA

26
H

Roanoke, VA

26
H

Hampden-Sydney, VA

24
L

Lynchburg, VA

24
R

Salem, VA

24
R

Ashland, VA

23
S

Winchester, VA

23
S

Buena Vista, VA

23
S

Sweet Briar, VA

23
V

Norfolk, VA

23
B

Bridgewater, VA

22
R

Virginia Beach, VA

22
E

Emory, VA

21
M

Staunton, VA

21
R

Lynchburg, VA

21
F

Ferrum, VA

20
M

Arlington, VA

20
V

Bristol, Virginia

20