Pacific Northwestern Colleges for a 1250 on the SAT

What Pacific Northwestern colleges can I apply to with a SAT score of 1250?

With a 1250 on the SAT, these Pacific Northwestern colleges are a good match for your score

Looking at the most recent published freshman class SAT scores for all Pacific Northwestern colleges, we've found 15 schools where submitting a 1250 with your college application places you around the middle SAT score range of admitted students' average SAT scores. They represent the most popular schools where you will be a competitive applicant and those which have historically accepted a 1250 SAT score. You can view your reach schools and safety schools by using the admission chance filter. Keep in mind, a SAT score alone won't get you admitted. It's equally important to have the GPA that the college is expecting for incoming students.

Is a 1250 a good SAT score?

Yes, a score of 1250 is very competitive. It places you in the top 82nd percentile nationally out of the 1.7 million test takers of the SAT entrance exam. The score indicates you've done a well above above average job answering the questions on the Math and Evidence-Based Reading & Writing sections of the test. If a 1250 isn't strong enough to get into your dream school, consider taking a test prep course to see if you can raise your score.

What is the ACT equivalent to a 1250 SAT score?

For comparison purposes, a 1250 on the SAT converts to a 26 on the ACT based on the College Board / ACT concordance. Not all colleges report both SAT and ACT score admission data so you should check our comparable listings for both standardized tests to find academically similar schools.


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15 results

List of 1250 SAT Colleges

Displaying 15 colleges where your 1250 SAT score is within the typical range of past accepted students. You have a chance at being accepted but admission may be challenging at more selective colleges. Hint: Filter by admission chance for 45 target schools (good chance), 3 reach (harder) schools and 117 safety (easier) schools you can consider.

University of Washington Seattle Campus
W
Seattle, WA
University of Washington Seattle Campus

Public 4 Year

3 reviews

1350 Average SAT

#7 Best Public Universities in America

  • 47,400enrollment
  • $10,692net price
  • 52%acceptance rate
  • 1220-1470SAT range
  • 27-33ACT range
  • 3.75Avg GPA
Your 1250 SAT
Admission Chance42%
University of Oregon
O
Eugene, OR
University of Oregon

Public 4 Year

3 reviews

1210 Average SAT

#1 Best Public Universities in Oregon

  • 22,644enrollment
  • $16,080net price
  • 82%acceptance rate
  • 1100-1310SAT range
  • 22-28ACT range
  • 3.6Avg GPA
Your 1250 SAT
Admission Chance85%
Oregon State University
O
Corvallis, OR
Oregon State University

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

1200 Average SAT

#2 Best Public Universities in Oregon

  • 30,986enrollment
  • $19,273net price
  • 82%acceptance rate
  • 1080-1320SAT range
  • 21-28ACT range
  • 3.56Avg GPA
Your 1250 SAT
Admission Chance85%
Western Washington University
W
Bellingham, WA
Western Washington University

Public 4 Year

2 reviews

1170 Average SAT

#3 Best Public Universities in Washington

  • 16,121enrollment
  • $17,728net price
  • 90%acceptance rate
  • 1060-1280SAT range
  • 22-28ACT range
  • 3.42Avg GPA
Your 1250 SAT
Admission Chance93%
Seattle University
S
Seattle, WA
Seattle University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

1240 Average SAT

#3 Best Colleges in Washington

  • 7,291enrollment
  • $35,569net price
  • 78%acceptance rate
  • 1150-1320SAT range
  • 24-30ACT range
  • 3.58Avg GPA
Your 1250 SAT
Admission Chance80%
University of Portland
P
Portland, OR
University of Portland

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

1250 Average SAT

#2 Best Colleges in Oregon

  • 4,280enrollment
  • $36,051net price
  • 77%acceptance rate
  • 1150-1350SAT range
  • 23-29ACT range
  • 3.63Avg GPA
Your 1250 SAT
Admission Chance77%
Gonzaga University
G
Spokane, WA
Gonzaga University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

1280 Average SAT

#3 Best Private Colleges in Washington

  • 7,563enrollment
  • $36,578net price
  • 62%acceptance rate
  • 1200-1360SAT range
  • 25-30ACT range
  • 3.73Avg GPA
Your 1250 SAT
Admission Chance57%
Seattle Pacific University
S
Seattle, WA
Seattle Pacific University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

1140 Average SAT

#6 Best Private Colleges in Washington

  • 3,688enrollment
  • $27,947net price
  • 91%acceptance rate
  • 1020-1250SAT range
  • 19-26ACT range
  • 3.55Avg GPA
Your 1250 SAT
Admission Chance95%
Lewis & Clark College
L
Portland, OR
Lewis & Clark College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

1310 Average SAT

#3 Best Colleges in Oregon

  • 3,396enrollment
  • $36,026net price
  • 72%acceptance rate
  • 1220-1400SAT range
  • 27-31ACT range
  • 3.9Avg GPA
Your 1250 SAT
Admission Chance64%
Whitman College
W
Walla Walla, WA
Whitman College

Private 4 Year

3 reviews

1350 Average SAT

#1 Best Private Colleges in Washington

  • 1,475enrollment
  • $41,822net price
  • 56%acceptance rate
  • 1240-1450SAT range
  • 28-33ACT range
  • 3.74Avg GPA
Your 1250 SAT
Admission Chance44%
Pacific University
P
Forest Grove, OR
Pacific University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

1160 Average SAT

#6 Best Private Colleges in Oregon

  • 3,938enrollment
  • $29,432net price
  • 87%acceptance rate
  • 1060-1260SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.6Avg GPA
Your 1250 SAT
Admission Chance92%
Pacific Lutheran University
P
Tacoma, WA
Pacific Lutheran University

Private 4 Year

3 reviews

1190 Average SAT

#2 Best Value Colleges in Washington

  • 3,207enrollment
  • $25,362net price
  • 86%acceptance rate
  • 1080-1290SAT range
  • 24-29ACT range
  • 3.66Avg GPA
Your 1250 SAT
Admission Chance90%
University of Washington Bothell Campus
W
Bothell, WA
University of Washington Bothell Campus

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

1140 Average SAT

 

  • 5,970enrollment
  • $9,469net price
  • 74%acceptance rate
  • 1020-1260SAT range
  • 19-28ACT range
  • 3.25Avg GPA
Your 1250 SAT
Admission Chance82%
George Fox University
G
Newberg, OR
George Fox University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

1150 Average SAT

#5 Best Private Colleges in Oregon

  • 3,941enrollment
  • $30,827net price
  • 82%acceptance rate
  • 1030-1270SAT range
  • 19-27ACT range
  • 3.56Avg GPA
Your 1250 SAT
Admission Chance88%
Whitworth University
W
Spokane, WA
Whitworth University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

1170 Average SAT

#3 Best Value Colleges in Washington

  • 2,776enrollment
  • $26,249net price
  • 91%acceptance rate
  • 1050-1290SAT range
  • 21-29ACT range
  • 3.74Avg GPA
Your 1250 SAT
Admission Chance94%