New England Colleges for a 31 on the ACT

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

With a 31 on the ACT, these New England colleges are a good match for your score

Looking at the most recent published freshman class ACT scores for all New England colleges, we've found 21 schools where submitting a 31 with your college application places you around the middle ACT score range of admitted students' average ACT scores. They represent the most popular schools where you will be a competitive applicant and those which have historically accepted a 31 ACT score. You can view your reach schools and safety schools by using the admission chance filter. 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 a good ACT score?

Yes, a score of 31 it is extremely good. It places you in the top 95th percentile nationally out of the 2 million test takers of the ACT entrance exam. 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.

What is the SAT equivalent to a 31 ACT score?

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.

21 results found

List of 31 ACT Colleges

Displaying 21 colleges where your 31 ACT 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 18 target schools (good chance), 10 reach (harder) schools and 71 safety (easier) schools you can consider.

Boston University
B
Boston, MA
Boston University

Private 4 Year

6 reviews

31 Average ACT

#10 Best Private Colleges in Massachusetts

  • 34,657enrollment
  • $33,728net price
  • 22%acceptance rate
  • 1330-1500SAT range
  • 30-33ACT range
  • 3.59Avg GPA
Your 31 ACT
Admission Chance22%
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Boston College
B
Chestnut Hill, MA
Boston College

Private 4 Year

3 reviews

32 Average ACT

#8 Best Private Colleges in Massachusetts

  • 14,720enrollment
  • $27,299net price
  • 28%acceptance rate
  • 1320-1490SAT range
  • 31-34ACT range
  • 3.86*Avg GPA
Your 31 ACT
Admission Chance21%
University of Massachusetts Amherst
M
Amherst, MA
University of Massachusetts Amherst

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

28 Average ACT

#1 Best Public Universities in Massachusetts

  • 30,593enrollment
  • $21,281net price
  • 60%acceptance rate
  • 1200-1390SAT range
  • 26-31ACT range
  • 3.73Avg GPA
Your 31 ACT
Admission Chance74%
Dartmouth College
D
Hanover, NH
Dartmouth College

Private 4 Year

3 reviews

33 Average ACT

#9 Best Colleges in America

  • 6,572enrollment
  • $22,303net price
  • 9%acceptance rate
  • 1420-1560SAT range
  • 31-35ACT range
  • 3.9*Avg GPA
Your 31 ACT
Admission Chance5%
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Tufts University
T
Medford, MA
Tufts University

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

32 Average ACT

#7 Best Private Colleges in Massachusetts

  • 11,586enrollment
  • $29,449net price
  • 15%acceptance rate
  • 1380-1530SAT range
  • 31-34ACT range
  • 3.91*Avg GPA
Your 31 ACT
Admission Chance11%
University of Connecticut
C
Storrs, CT
University of Connecticut

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

28 Average ACT

#19 Best Public Universities in America

  • 27,412enrollment
  • $18,699net price
  • 49%acceptance rate
  • 1210-1420SAT range
  • 26-31ACT range
  • 3.74*Avg GPA
Your 31 ACT
Admission Chance64%
Rhode Island School of Design
R
Providence, RI
Rhode Island School of Design

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

29 Average ACT

#2 Best Colleges in Rhode Island

  • 2,467enrollment
  • $39,777net price
  • 24%acceptance rate
  • 1180-1440SAT range
  • 26-32ACT range
  • 3.5Avg GPA
Your 31 ACT
Admission Chance31%
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Emerson College
E
Boston, MA
Emerson College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

28 Average ACT

#14 Best Private Colleges in Massachusetts

  • 4,573enrollment
  • $42,070net price
  • 36%acceptance rate
  • 1200-1390SAT range
  • 26-31ACT range
  • 3.6Avg GPA
Your 31 ACT
Admission Chance52%
Babson College
B
Wellesley, MA
Babson College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

30 Average ACT

#11 Best Private Colleges in Massachusetts

  • 3,357enrollment
  • $29,847net price
  • 24%acceptance rate
  • 1270-1450SAT range
  • 28-32ACT range
  • 3.6Avg GPA
Your 31 ACT
Admission Chance29%
Amherst College
A
Amherst, MA
Amherst College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

32 Average ACT

#17 Best Colleges in America

  • 1,855enrollment
  • $19,519net price
  • 13%acceptance rate
  • 1330-1530SAT range
  • 31-34ACT range
  • 3.91*Avg GPA
Your 31 ACT
Admission Chance9%
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Bentley University
B
Waltham, MA
Bentley University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

30 Average ACT

#13 Best Private Colleges in Massachusetts

  • 5,460enrollment
  • $36,613net price
  • 43%acceptance rate
  • 1240-1410SAT range
  • 28-32ACT range
  • 3.75*Avg GPA
Your 31 ACT
Admission Chance50%
Brandeis University
B
Waltham, MA
Brandeis University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

31 Average ACT

#9 Best Private Colleges in Massachusetts

  • 5,800enrollment
  • $32,714net price
  • 31%acceptance rate
  • 1280-1500SAT range
  • 29-33ACT range
  • 3.87Avg GPA
Your 31 ACT
Admission Chance31%
University of Vermont
V
Burlington, VT
University of Vermont

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

28 Average ACT

#1 Best Public Universities in Vermont

  • 13,395enrollment
  • $19,815net price
  • 68%acceptance rate
  • 1180-1360SAT range
  • 26-31ACT range
  • 3.69*Avg GPA
Your 31 ACT
Admission Chance80%
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Colby College
C
Waterville, ME
Colby College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

32 Average ACT

#1 Best Private Colleges in Maine

  • 2,000enrollment
  • $20,361net price
  • 13%acceptance rate
  • 1350-1510SAT range
  • 31-33ACT range
  • 3.86*Avg GPA
Your 31 ACT
Admission Chance8%
Wellesley College
W
Wellesley, MA
Wellesley College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

32 Average ACT

#6 Best Private Colleges in Massachusetts

  • 2,534enrollment
  • $20,189net price
  • 20%acceptance rate
  • 1330-1520SAT range
  • 30-34ACT range
  • 3.86*Avg GPA
Your 31 ACT
Admission Chance16%
Middlebury College
M
Middlebury, VT
Middlebury College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

32 Average ACT

#1 Best Private Colleges in Vermont

  • 2,611enrollment
  • $22,841net price
  • 17%acceptance rate
  • 1330-1500SAT range
  • 31-34ACT range
  • 3.89*Avg GPA
Your 31 ACT
Admission Chance13%
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Trinity College
T
Hartford, CT
Trinity College

Private 4 Year

5 reviews

30 Average ACT

#2 Best Colleges in Connecticut

  • 2,235enrollment
  • $28,594net price
  • 34%acceptance rate
  • 1300-1460SAT range
  • 29-32ACT range
  • 3.8*Avg GPA
Your 31 ACT
Admission Chance42%
Mount Holyoke College
M
South Hadley, MA
Mount Holyoke College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

30 Average ACT

#15 Best Private Colleges in Massachusetts

  • 2,335enrollment
  • $29,784net price
  • 51%acceptance rate
  • 1290-1500SAT range
  • 29-32ACT range
  • 3.74Avg GPA
Your 31 ACT
Admission Chance60%