New England Colleges for a 33 on the ACT

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

With a 33 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 15 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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15 results

List of 33 ACT Colleges

Displaying 15 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 32 target schools (good chance), 22 reach (harder) schools and 142 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%
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%
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%
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%
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%
Amherst College
A
Amherst, MA
Amherst College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

32 Average ACT

#17 Best Colleges in America

  • 1,855enrollment
  • $16,339net price
  • 11%acceptance rate
  • 1310-1520SAT range
  • 30-34ACT range
  • 3.91*Avg GPA
Your 33 ACT
Admission Chance14%
Brandeis University
B
Waltham, MA
Brandeis University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

31 Average ACT

#10 Best Private Colleges in Massachusetts

  • 5,800enrollment
  • $37,264net price
  • 30%acceptance rate
  • 1350-1520SAT range
  • 30-33ACT range
  • 3.87Avg GPA
Your 33 ACT
Admission Chance47%
Williams College
W
Williamstown, MA
Williams College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

33 Average ACT

#13 Best Colleges in America

  • 2,149enrollment
  • $17,303net price
  • 13%acceptance rate
  • 1410-1550SAT range
  • 32-35ACT range
  • 3.94*Avg GPA
Your 33 ACT
Admission Chance13%
Colby College
C
Waterville, ME
Colby College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

32 Average ACT

#13 Best Value Colleges in America

  • 2,000enrollment
  • $19,592net price
  • 10%acceptance rate
  • 1380-1520SAT range
  • 31-34ACT range
  • 3.86*Avg GPA
Your 33 ACT
Admission Chance14%
Wellesley College
W
Wellesley, MA
Wellesley College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

32 Average ACT

#23 Best Colleges in America

  • 2,534enrollment
  • $19,805net price
  • 22%acceptance rate
  • 1360-1530SAT range
  • 31-34ACT range
  • 3.86*Avg GPA
Your 33 ACT
Admission Chance29%
Middlebury College
M
Middlebury, VT
Middlebury College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

33 Average ACT

#24 Best Value Colleges in America

  • 2,611enrollment
  • $23,367net price
  • 15%acceptance rate
  • 1360-1530SAT range
  • 32-34ACT range
  • 3.89*Avg GPA
Your 33 ACT
Admission Chance15%
Connecticut College
C
New London, CT
Connecticut College

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

31 Average ACT

#3 Best Colleges in Connecticut

  • 1,844enrollment
  • $40,707net price
  • 37%acceptance rate
  • 1310-1450SAT range
  • 30-33ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA
Your 33 ACT
Admission Chance54%