Eastern Colleges for a 33 on the ACT

What Eastern colleges can I apply to with an ACT score of 33?

With a 33 on the ACT, these Eastern colleges are a good match for your score

Looking at the most recent published freshman class ACT scores for all Eastern colleges, we've found 36 schools where submitting a 33 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 33 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 33 a good ACT score?

A score of 33 rocks. You're a top one percenter now. It places you in the top 98th percentile nationally out of the 2 million test takers of the ACT entrance exam. The score indicates you've done an exceptional job answering the questions on the English, Math, Reading and Science sections of the test.

What is the SAT equivalent to a 33 ACT score?

For comparison purposes, a 33 on the ACT converts to a 1460 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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List of 33 ACT Colleges

Displaying 34 colleges where your 33 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 90 target schools (good chance), 38 reach (harder) schools and 478 safety (easier) schools you can consider.

Harvard University
H
Cambridge, MA
Harvard University

Private 4 Year

4 reviews

34 Average ACT

#4 Best Colleges in America

  • 31,566enrollment
  • $18,030net price
  • 5%acceptance rate
  • 1460-1570SAT range
  • 33-35ACT range
  • 4.04Avg GPA
Your 33 ACT
Admission Chance3%
New York University
N
New York, NY
New York University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

32 Average ACT

#6 Best Private Colleges in New York

  • 51,847enrollment
  • $37,739net price
  • 16%acceptance rate
  • 1350-1530SAT range
  • 30-34ACT range
  • 3.6Avg GPA
Your 33 ACT
Admission Chance20%
Princeton University
P
Princeton, NJ
Princeton University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

34 Average ACT

#1 Best Colleges in America

  • 8,374enrollment
  • $18,712net price
  • 6%acceptance rate
  • 1460-1570SAT range
  • 33-35ACT range
  • 3.87Avg GPA
Your 33 ACT
Admission Chance4%
Boston University
B
Boston, MA
Boston University

Private 4 Year

6 reviews

32 Average ACT

#8 Best Private Colleges in Massachusetts

  • 34,657enrollment
  • $29,479net price
  • 19%acceptance rate
  • 1340-1510SAT range
  • 30-34ACT range
  • 3.59Avg GPA
Your 33 ACT
Admission Chance23%
University of Pennsylvania
P
Philadelphia, PA
University of Pennsylvania

Private 4 Year

3 reviews

34 Average ACT

#16 Best Colleges in America

  • 25,860enrollment
  • $24,771net price
  • 8%acceptance rate
  • 1450-1560SAT range
  • 33-35ACT range
  • 3.9Avg GPA
Your 33 ACT
Admission Chance5%
Yale University
Y
New Haven, CT
Yale University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

34 Average ACT

#5 Best Colleges in America

  • 13,433enrollment
  • $18,073net price
  • 6%acceptance rate
  • 1460-1570SAT range
  • 33-35ACT range
  • 3.95*Avg GPA
Your 33 ACT
Admission Chance4%
Villanova University
V
Villanova, PA
Villanova University

Private 4 Year

3 reviews

32 Average ACT

#8 Best Private Colleges in Pennsylvania

  • 11,030enrollment
  • $36,840net price
  • 28%acceptance rate
  • 1320-1470SAT range
  • 31-34ACT range
  • 3.86Avg GPA
Your 33 ACT
Admission Chance36%
Cornell University
C
Ithaca, NY
Cornell University

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

33 Average ACT

#18 Best Colleges in America

  • 23,600enrollment
  • $28,921net price
  • 11%acceptance rate
  • 1400-1560SAT range
  • 32-35ACT range
  • 3.9*Avg GPA
Your 33 ACT
Admission Chance11%
Carnegie Mellon University
C
Pittsburgh, PA
Carnegie Mellon University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

34 Average ACT

#5 Best Private Colleges in Pennsylvania

  • 14,029enrollment
  • $30,618net price
  • 15%acceptance rate
  • 1460-1560SAT range
  • 33-35ACT range
  • 3.69Avg GPA
Your 33 ACT
Admission Chance9%
Boston College
B
Chestnut Hill, MA
Boston College

Private 4 Year

4 reviews

32 Average ACT

#7 Best Private Colleges in Massachusetts

  • 14,720enrollment
  • $28,354net price
  • 27%acceptance rate
  • 1340-1500SAT range
  • 31-34ACT range
  • 3.86*Avg GPA
Your 33 ACT
Admission Chance35%
Brown University
B
Providence, RI
Brown University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

34 Average ACT

#10 Best Colleges in America

  • 10,257enrollment
  • $27,218net price
  • 7%acceptance rate
  • 1440-1570SAT range
  • 33-35ACT range
  • 3.94*Avg GPA
Your 33 ACT
Admission Chance4%
Northeastern University
N
Boston, MA
Northeastern University

Private 4 Year

3 reviews

33 Average ACT

#13 Best Private Colleges in Massachusetts

  • 21,627enrollment
  • $36,479net price
  • 18%acceptance rate
  • 1390-1540SAT range
  • 32-35ACT range
  • 3.91*Avg GPA
Your 33 ACT
Admission Chance18%
Columbia University in the City of New York
C
New York, NY
Columbia University in the City of New York

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

34 Average ACT

#22 Best Colleges in America

  • 31,077enrollment
  • $21,828net price
  • 5%acceptance rate
  • 1440-1570SAT range
  • 33-35ACT range
  • 3.91*Avg GPA
Your 33 ACT
Admission Chance3%
University of Pittsburgh Pittsburgh Campus
P
Pittsburgh, PA
University of Pittsburgh Pittsburgh Campus

Public 4 Year

3 reviews

30 Average ACT

#1 Best Public Universities in Pennsylvania

  • 28,673enrollment
  • $22,600net price
  • 57%acceptance rate
  • 1260-1440SAT range
  • 28-33ACT range
  • 3.97Avg GPA
Your 33 ACT
Admission Chance71%
Dartmouth College
D
Hanover, NH
Dartmouth College

Private 4 Year

3 reviews

33 Average ACT

#11 Best Colleges in America

  • 6,572enrollment
  • $23,869net price
  • 8%acceptance rate
  • 1440-1560SAT range
  • 32-35ACT range
  • 3.9*Avg GPA
Your 33 ACT
Admission Chance8%
Tufts University
T
Medford, MA
Tufts University

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

33 Average ACT

#6 Best Private Colleges in Massachusetts

  • 11,586enrollment
  • $26,280net price
  • 15%acceptance rate
  • 1390-1540SAT range
  • 32-34ACT range
  • 3.91*Avg GPA
Your 33 ACT
Admission Chance15%
Colgate University
C
Hamilton, NY
Colgate University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

32 Average ACT

#21 Best Value Colleges in America

  • 2,969enrollment
  • $23,503net price
  • 23%acceptance rate
  • 1330-1500SAT range
  • 31-34ACT range
  • 3.64Avg GPA
Your 33 ACT
Admission Chance30%
Lehigh University
L
Bethlehem, PA
Lehigh University

Private 4 Year

5 reviews

31 Average ACT

#4 Best Private Colleges in Pennsylvania

  • 6,849enrollment
  • $26,631net price
  • 32%acceptance rate
  • 1280-1450SAT range
  • 29-33ACT range
  • 3.81*Avg GPA
Your 33 ACT
Admission Chance44%