HMC Admissions

The application fee is $70 for applying undergraduate school at Harvey Mudd College. Next table presents general admission information.
General Admission Information
Open Admission PolicyNo
Undergraduate Application Fees$70
Admission Informationhttps://www.hmc.edu/admission.html
Online Applicationhttps://www.hmc.edu/admission/apply/
Calendar SystemSemester
Credits AcceptedNo credits accepted
Degree OfferedBachelor

Admission Statistics

For academic year 2019-20, the acceptance rate is 13.67% and yield is 40.51%. 2,815 men and 1,230 women applied to HMC and 260 men and 293 women students were accepted. Among them, 113 men and 111 women were enrolled into the school (Fall 2019). Following table and chart show the admission statistics including number of applicants, acceptance rate, and yield (also known as enrollment rate).
TotalMenWomen
Applicants4,0452,8151,230
Admitted553260293
Enrolled224113111
Acceptance Ratio 13.67%9.24%23.82%
Yield 40.51%43.46%37.88%

SAT and ACT Score Distribution

For academic year 2019-2020, 165 students (74% of enrolled) have submitted their SAT scores and 98 students (44%) have submitted their ACT scores for seeking degrees. For score submitters, SAT 75th percentile score of Evidence-Based Reading/Writing is 770 and 25th percentile is 710. The SAT Math score is 800 (75th) and 780 (25th). The submitted ACT score is 107 (75th percentile) and 107 (25th percentile). .
25th Percentile75th Percentile
SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing710770
SAT Math780800
ACT Composite3335
ACT Math3436
ACT English3536
The submitted SAT and ACT scores of admitted students at Harvey Mudd College are very competitive and high when comparing similar colleges (SAT: 1,203, ACT: 73 - Private (not-for-profit) Baccalaureate College - Arts & Sciences).

Application Requirements

HMC requires to submit High School GPA, High School Rank, High School Record (or Transcript), Completion of College Preparatory Program and Recommendations to its applicants. Next table summarizes Harvey Mudd College application requirements.
For more admission information such as minimum GPA and required years of subject, see HMC online application page .
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HMC Admission Requirements
High School GPAConsidered but not Required
High School RankConsidered but not Required
High School Record (or Transcript)Required
Completion of College Preparatory ProgramRequired
RecommendationsRequired
Formal Demonstration of CompetenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission Test ScoresRequired
TOEFLRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended


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