Randolph Admission Requirements
Chances of getting into Randolph College
|Applicant Competition||Very Low|
How hard is it to get into Randolph and can I get accepted? The school has a 86% acceptance rate ranking it #38 in Virginia for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 1,466 out of 1,696 applicants were admitted making Randolph College an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements. Academically, it has moderate requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 56 percent. Randolph College typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students. Only 14% 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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Randolph SAT Scores
Applicants Submitting SAT81%
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||530|
|SAT Math 25th||500|
|SAT Composite 25th||1030|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||660|
|SAT Math 75th||600|
|SAT Composite 75th||1260|
|Average SAT Score||1150|
SAT Scores you need to get in
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Randolph College?
Randolph College typically requires applicants to be in the top 55 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1030 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 910. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1150 out of 1600. The school ranks #24 in Virginia for highest average SAT composite score. A competitive SAT score is critical as 81 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|
|1260 and Above||Good||>91%|
|1145 to 1260||Avg +||86%-91%|
|1030 to 1145||Avg -||78%-86%|
|915 to 1030||Reach||68%-78%|
|Less than 915||Low||<68%|
Randolph ACT Scores
Applicants Submitting ACT28%
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||17|
|ACT Math 25th||17|
|ACT Composite 25th||19|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||25|
|ACT Math 75th||25|
|ACT Composite 75th||25|
|Average ACT Score||22|
ACT Scores needed to get accepted
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Randolph?
Admission data indicates that Randolph regularly accepts students with ACT's of 19 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 56 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 16 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 22 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 25 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #24 in Virginia for highest average ACT composite score. 28 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Randolph College.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|25 and Above||Good||>91%|
|22 to 25||Avg +||86%-91%|
|19 to 22||Avg -||78%-86%|
|16 to 19||Reach||68%-78%|
|Less than 16||Low||<68%|
Avg. High School GPA3.61
Typical High School GradesB+
You will need very good grades in high school to get into Randolph College. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Randolph College was 3.61 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #6 in Virginia for highest average GPA. If your high school grades are above the average 3.61 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as Randolph accepts 86% of all applicants.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Admission Chances|
|3.50 to 3.75||23%||Avg +|
|3.25 to 3.50||15%||Avg -|
|3.00 to 3.25||15%||Reach|
|2.75 to 3.00||8%||Reach|
|2.50 to 2.75||1%||Reach|
|2.25 to 2.50||N/A%||Low|
|2.00 to 2.25||N/A%||Low|
54% of Randolph College 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||17%|
|Top 25% of class||54%|
|Top 50% of class||91%|
|Bottom 50% of class||9%|
|Bottom 25% of class||1%|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||11%||18%||14%|
Applications are DueFeb 1, 2020
Days left to Apply132
Applicants have 132 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 Randolph before the Feb 1 application deadline.
|SAT Test Date||Scores Available|
|Oct 5||Oct 18|
|Nov 2||Nov 15|
|Dec 7||Dec 20|
|ACT Test Date||Scores Available|
|Oct 26||Nov 14|
|Dec 14||Dec 24|
What are the requirements for admission to Randolph College and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Required|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Neither required nor recommended|
|Credit for Life Experiences||Yes|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=233301 IPEDS survey data for Randolph College.