Overall Roanoke College Acceptance Rate
Accepted Applicants Profile
- SAT Scores: 970 - 1200
- ACT Scores: 21 - 27
How Hard Is It to Get into Roanoke College
Applicant Selectivity: Moderately Selective
The selectivity of applicants for undergraduate admissions to Roanoke is considered moderately selective. Many accepted applicants score in the mid-range on the SAT or ACT exam, as well as having a solid high school GPA and number of college prep courses.
How Does Roanoke College Compare to Other Liberal Arts Colleges in VA
Nearby College Acceptance Rates
|Eastern Mennonite University||62%|
|Emory & Henry College||76%|
|University of Richmond||31%|
|Virginia Military Institute||53%|
|Washington and Lee University||24%|
General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions
In addition to the online application, prospective students are also required to submit the following for consideration:
- (1) Official high school transcripts.
- (2) Official SAT and/or ACT test results.
- (3) Personal statement or essay (may be included under the “Additional Information” section of the application).
- (4) Letters of recommendation if desired.
Students who have a 3.0 cumulative GPA on a 4.0 scale may opt out of submitting standardized test results. There is no minimum required GPA for admission to Roanoke College. However, students who meet minimum GPA requirements may be eligible for merit scholarships.
Number of Applicants, Percent Admitted, and Enrolled Students
Average Standardized Test Scores
|SAT Section||Score Range|
|Critical Reading||490 - 610|
|Math||480 - 590|
|Total Score:||970 - 1200|
|ACT Section||Score Range|
|English||20 - 27|
|Math||19 - 25|
|Composite Score:||21 - 27|