The Best Eastern Colleges for a 31 on the ACT

What Eastern colleges can I apply to with an ACT score of 31?

With a 31 on the ACT, these are the Eastern colleges you have a chance to get into

Looking at the most recent published freshman class ACT scores for all Eastern colleges, we've found 56 schools where a 31 ACT 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. They represent the better schools you have a competitive chance of getting into and those which have historically accepted a 31 ACT score. Keep in mind, an ACT 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 31 on the ACT a good score?

Yes, a score of 31 it is extremely good. It places you in the top 95th percentile nationally out of the 2 million students taking the ACT entrance exam this year. The score indicates you've done a significantly above above average job answering the questions on the English, Math, Reading and Science sections of the test.

For comparison purposes, a 31 on the ACT converts to a 1400 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.

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Displaying 56 target schools where your ACT score is within the typical range of past accepted applicants. You have a competitive chance at being accepted but admission is not a sure thing. Hint: You also have 19 reach schools and 209 safety schools you can consider.

    • SAT Range 1330/1520
    • ACT Range 30/34
    • Average HS GPA 3.86*
    • Students: 2,534
    • Tuition:$53,732
      Admissions Standards  Exceptionally High Standards
    • Your 31 ACT  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 20%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 16%
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    Wellesley College

    • SAT Range 1320/1510
    • ACT Range 31/34
    • Average HS GPA 3.64
    • Students: 2,969
    • Tuition:$55,870
      Admissions Standards  Exceptionally High Standards
    • Your 31 ACT  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 25%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 19%
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    Colgate University

    • SAT Range 1350/1510
    • ACT Range 31/34
    • Average HS GPA 3.87*
    • Students: 2,005
    • Tuition:$54,620
      Admissions Standards  Exceptionally High Standards
    • Your 31 ACT  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 21%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 16%
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    Hamilton College

    • SAT Range 1330/1500
    • ACT Range 31/34
    • Average HS GPA 3.89*
    • Students: 2,611
    • Tuition:$54,450
      Admissions Standards  Exceptionally High Standards
    • Your 31 ACT  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 17%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 13%
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    Middlebury College

    • SAT Range 1320/1490
    • ACT Range 31/34
    • Average HS GPA 3.86*
    • Students: 14,720
    • Tuition:$55,464
      Admissions Standards  Exceptionally High Standards
    • Your 31 ACT  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 28%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 21%
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    Boston College

    • SAT Range 1310/1510
    • ACT Range 29/34
    • Average HS GPA 3.6
    • Students: 51,847
    • Tuition:$51,828
      Admissions Standards  Exceptionally High Standards
    • Your 31 ACT  Avg +
    • Acceptance Rate 20%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 20%
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    New York University

    • SAT Range 1370/1510
    • ACT Range 31/33
    • Average HS GPA 3.8
    • Students: 2,456
    • Tuition:$56,960
      Admissions Standards  Extremely High Standards
    • Your 31 ACT  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 25%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 16%
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    Vassar College

    • SAT Range 1280/1500
    • ACT Range 29/33
    • Average HS GPA 3.87
    • Students: 5,800
    • Tuition:$55,395
      Admissions Standards  Extremely High Standards
    • Your 31 ACT  Avg +
    • Acceptance Rate 31%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 31%
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    Brandeis University

    • SAT Range 1330/1500
    • ACT Range 30/33
    • Average HS GPA 3.59
    • Students: 34,657
    • Tuition:$53,948
      Admissions Standards  Extremely High Standards
    • Your 31 ACT  Avg +
    • Acceptance Rate 22%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 22%
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    Boston University

    • SAT Range 1320/1500
    • ACT Range 30/34
    • Average HS GPA 3.8
    • Students: 11,817
    • Tuition:$53,909
      Admissions Standards  Exceptionally High Standards
    • Your 31 ACT  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 29%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 24%
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    University of Rochester