Overall Smith College Acceptance Rate
Accepted Applicants Profile
- SAT Scores: 1240 - 1480
- ACT Scores: 28 - 32
- Average GPA: 4
How Hard Is It to Get into Smith College
Applicant Selectivity: Moderately Selective
The selectivity of applicants for undergraduate admissions to Smith 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 Smith College Compare to Other Liberal Arts Colleges in MA
Nearby College Acceptance Rates
|College of the Holy Cross||37%|
|Eastern Nazarene College||61%|
|Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts||73%|
|Mount Holyoke College||50%|
|Wheaton College (MA)||65%|
General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions
Prospective applicants should complete either the Coalition Application or the Common Application, including a Smith Writing Supplement.
Students should request a Secondary School Report, including an official transcript with the following coursework completed:
- 4 years of English, composition and literature
- 3 years of Foreign Language, or two years each of two languages
- 3 years of Mathematics
- 3 years of Lab Science
- 3 years of History
A midyear report must also be submitted with updated coursework and grades. Applicants must send in a Counselor Recommendation and two Teacher Evaluation Forms.
The submission of SAT and ACT scores is optional. An admissions interview is recommended.
Number of Applicants, Percent Admitted, and Enrolled Students
Average Standardized Test Scores
|SAT Section||Score Range|
|Critical Reading||620 - 740|
|Math||620 - 740|
|Total Score:||1240 - 1480|
|ACT Section||Score Range|
|Composite Score:||28 - 32|