The Best Pacific Northwestern Colleges for a 30 on the ACT

What Pacific Northwestern colleges can I get into with an ACT score of 30?

With a 30 on the ACT, these are the Pacific Northwestern colleges you should have a chance to get into.

CollegeSimply analyzed the most recent published freshman class ACT scores for all Pacific Northwestern colleges and found 18 schools where a 30 places you within or slightly outside the middle fifty percent of admitted students. The colleges are ranked by their position on our best colleges ranking and thus represent the better schools you may be able to get into and those which have historically accepted a 30.

Is a 30 on the ACT a good score? Yes, it's very good. It places you in the top 93rd percentile nationally out of the 2 million students taking the ACT this year.

For comparison purposes, a 30 on the ACT converts to a 1370 on the SAT 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.

 What do these ratings mean?

College ACT 25th ACT 75th Chance with 30
Reed College
32 ACT Average
Portland, Oregon
30 33 Reach 28%  Chance
University of Washington Seattle Campus
30 ACT Average
Seattle, Washington
27 32 Avg + 51%  Chance
Whitman College
30 ACT Average
Walla Walla, Washington
28 32 Avg - 52%  Chance
Gonzaga University
28 ACT Average
Spokane, Washington
26 30 Avg + 76%  Chance
Lewis & Clark College
29 ACT Average
Portland, Oregon
27 31 Avg + 76%  Chance
University of Portland
26 ACT Average
Portland, Oregon
23 29 Good 83%  Chance
Seattle University
26 ACT Average
Seattle, Washington
24 29 Good 87%  Chance
Whitworth University
26 ACT Average
Spokane, Washington
23 29 Good 94%  Chance
Pacific Lutheran University
24 ACT Average
Tacoma, Washington
21 27 Good 90%  Chance
Western Washington University
25 ACT Average
Bellingham, Washington
22 28 Good 93%  Chance
Oregon State University
25 ACT Average
Corvallis, Oregon
22 28 Good 90%  Chance
University of Oregon
25 ACT Average
Eugene, Oregon
22 28 Good 92%  Chance
Northwest Nazarene University
24 ACT Average
Nampa, Idaho
20 27 Good 89%  Chance
Seattle Pacific University
24 ACT Average
Seattle, Washington
21 27 Good 97%  Chance
George Fox University
24 ACT Average
Newberg, Oregon
21 27 Good 93%  Chance
Pacific University
24 ACT Average
Forest Grove, Oregon
22 27 Good 95%  Chance
The Evergreen State College
23 ACT Average
Olympia, Washington
19 27 Good 98%  Chance
DigiPen Institute of Technology
28 ACT Average
Redmond, Washington
25 30 Avg + 69%  Chance