Eastern Colleges for a 35 on the ACT

What Eastern colleges can I apply to with an ACT score of 35?

With a 35 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 51 schools where submitting a 35 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 35 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 35 a good ACT score?

Absolutely. You're amongst the truly elite and should qualify to get into any top tier school with a score of 35. It places you in the top 99th percentile nationally out of the 2 million test takers of the ACT entrance exam. The score indicates you've done a nearly perfect job answering the questions on the English, Math, Reading and Science sections of the test.

What is the SAT equivalent to a 35 ACT score?

For comparison purposes, a 35 on the ACT converts to a 1540 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.

51 results found

List of 35 ACT Colleges

Displaying 51 colleges where your 35 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 66 target schools (good chance), 32 reach (harder) schools and 556 safety (easier) schools you can consider.

Harvard University
H
Cambridge, MA
Harvard University

Private 4 Year

3 reviews

34 Average ACT

#4 Best Colleges in America

  • 31,566enrollment
  • $17,030net price
  • 5%acceptance rate
  • 1460-1580SAT range
  • 33-35ACT range
  • 4.04Avg GPA
Your 35 ACT
Admission Chance8%
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New York University
N
New York, NY
New York University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

31 Average ACT

#6 Best Private Colleges in New York

  • 51,847enrollment
  • $36,256net price
  • 20%acceptance rate
  • 1310-1510SAT range
  • 29-34ACT range
  • 3.6Avg GPA
Your 35 ACT
Admission Chance37%
Princeton University
P
Princeton, NJ
Princeton University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

33 Average ACT

#1 Best Colleges in America

  • 8,374enrollment
  • $16,302net price
  • 5%acceptance rate
  • 1440-1570SAT range
  • 32-35ACT range
  • 3.87Avg GPA
Your 35 ACT
Admission Chance10%
Boston University
B
Boston, MA
Boston University

Private 4 Year

6 reviews

31 Average ACT

#8 Best Private Colleges in Massachusetts

  • 34,657enrollment
  • $33,728net price
  • 22%acceptance rate
  • 1330-1500SAT range
  • 30-33ACT range
  • 3.59Avg GPA
Your 35 ACT
Admission Chance54%
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University of Pennsylvania
P
Philadelphia, PA
University of Pennsylvania

Private 4 Year

3 reviews

33 Average ACT

#16 Best Colleges in America

  • 25,860enrollment
  • $24,539net price
  • 8%acceptance rate
  • 1420-1550SAT range
  • 32-35ACT range
  • 3.9Avg GPA
Your 35 ACT
Admission Chance15%
Yale University
Y
New Haven, CT
Yale University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

34 Average ACT

#5 Best Colleges in America

  • 13,433enrollment
  • $18,053net price
  • 6%acceptance rate
  • 1460-1570SAT range
  • 33-35ACT range
  • 3.95*Avg GPA
Your 35 ACT
Admission Chance10%
Villanova University
V
Villanova, PA
Villanova University

Private 4 Year

3 reviews

31 Average ACT

#8 Best Private Colleges in Pennsylvania

  • 11,030enrollment
  • $35,491net price
  • 29%acceptance rate
  • 1300-1470SAT range
  • 30-33ACT range
  • 3.86Avg GPA
Your 35 ACT
Admission Chance63%
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Cornell University
C
Ithaca, NY
Cornell University

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

33 Average ACT

#19 Best Colleges in America

  • 23,600enrollment
  • $31,449net price
  • 11%acceptance rate
  • 1390-1540SAT range
  • 32-34ACT range
  • 3.9*Avg GPA
Your 35 ACT
Admission Chance26%
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
  • $29,817net price
  • 17%acceptance rate
  • 1450-1550SAT range
  • 33-35ACT range
  • 3.69Avg GPA
Your 35 ACT
Admission Chance26%
Boston College
B
Chestnut Hill, MA
Boston College

Private 4 Year

3 reviews

32 Average ACT

#7 Best Private Colleges in Massachusetts

  • 14,720enrollment
  • $27,299net price
  • 28%acceptance rate
  • 1320-1490SAT range
  • 31-34ACT range
  • 3.86*Avg GPA
Your 35 ACT
Admission Chance53%
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Brown University
B
Providence, RI
Brown University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

33 Average ACT

#10 Best Colleges in America

  • 10,257enrollment
  • $25,651net price
  • 8%acceptance rate
  • 1420-1550SAT range
  • 32-35ACT range
  • 3.94*Avg GPA
Your 35 ACT
Admission Chance15%
SUNY at Binghamton
B
Vestal, NY
SUNY at Binghamton

Public 4 Year

3 reviews

30 Average ACT

#2 Best Public Universities in New York

  • 17,768enrollment
  • $16,775net price
  • 40%acceptance rate
  • 1310-1440SAT range
  • 28-32ACT range
  • 3.6Avg GPA
Your 35 ACT
Admission Chance72%
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
M
Cambridge, MA
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

35 Average ACT

#9 Best Colleges in America

  • 11,574enrollment
  • $22,230net price
  • 7%acceptance rate
  • 1500-1570SAT range
  • 34-36ACT range
  • 3.96*Avg GPA
Your 35 ACT
Admission Chance7%
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Northeastern University
N
Boston, MA
Northeastern University

Private 4 Year

3 reviews

33 Average ACT

#14 Best Private Colleges in Massachusetts

  • 21,627enrollment
  • $30,784net price
  • 19%acceptance rate
  • 1360-1540SAT range
  • 32-34ACT range
  • 3.91*Avg GPA
Your 35 ACT
Admission Chance40%
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
  • $22,824net price
  • 6%acceptance rate
  • 1450-1560SAT range
  • 33-35ACT range
  • 3.91*Avg GPA
Your 35 ACT
Admission Chance10%
University of Pittsburgh Pittsburgh Campus
P
Pittsburgh, PA
University of Pittsburgh Pittsburgh Campus

Public 4 Year

3 reviews

30 Average ACT

#2 Best Public Universities in Pennsylvania

  • 28,673enrollment
  • $22,848net price
  • 59%acceptance rate
  • 1270-1430SAT range
  • 28-33ACT range
  • 3.97Avg GPA
Your 35 ACT
Admission Chance81%
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Fordham University
F
Bronx, NY
Fordham University

Private 4 Year

5 reviews

30 Average ACT

#13 Best Private Colleges in New York

  • 16,515enrollment
  • $38,503net price
  • 46%acceptance rate
  • 1250-1430SAT range
  • 28-32ACT range
  • 3.59Avg GPA
Your 35 ACT
Admission Chance76%
Dartmouth College
D
Hanover, NH
Dartmouth College

Private 4 Year

3 reviews

33 Average ACT

#11 Best Colleges in America

  • 6,572enrollment
  • $22,303net price
  • 9%acceptance rate
  • 1420-1560SAT range
  • 31-35ACT range
  • 3.9*Avg GPA
Your 35 ACT
Admission Chance14%