Admissions Information

The application fee is $70 for applying undergraduate school and $70 for graduate school at Vassar College. Next table presents general admission information.
General Admission Information
Open Admission PolicyNo
Undergraduate Application Fees$70
Graduate Application Fees$70
Admission Informationwww.vassar.edu/admissions/
Online Applicationwww.vassar.edu/admissions/apply/
Calendar SystemSemester
Credits AcceptedAdvanced placement (AP) Credits
Degree OfferedBachelor, Master

Admission Statistics

For the academic year 2019-20, the acceptance rate is 23.74% and the yield is 32.49%. 2,887 men and 6,074 women applied to Vassar College and 870 men and 1,257 women students were accepted. Among them, 281 men and 410 women were enrolled in the school (Fall 2019). The following table and chart show the admission statistics including the number of applicants, acceptance rate, and yield (also known as enrollment rate).
TotalMenWomen
Applicants8,9612,8876,074
Admitted2,1278701,257
Enrolled691281410
Acceptance Rate 23.74%30.14%20.69%
Yield 32.49%32.30%32.62%

SAT and ACT Score Distribution

For the academic year 2019-2020, 476 students (69% of enrolled) have submitted their SAT scores and 277 students (40%) have submitted their ACT scores for seeking degrees. For score submitters, SAT 75th percentile score of Evidence-Based Reading/Writing is 750 and the 25th percentile is 680. The SAT Math score is 770 (75th) and 690 (25th). The submitted ACT composite score is 34 (75th percentile) and 31 (25th percentile).
25th Percentile75th Percentile
SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing680750
SAT Math690770
ACT Composite3134
ACT Math2833
ACT English3235
The submitted SAT and ACT scores of admitted students at Vassar 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

It requires to submit High School GPA, High School Rank, High School Record (or Transcript), Completion of College Preparatory Program, and Recommendations to its applicants.The school recommends to submit High School GPA and High School Rank. The next table summarizes the application requirements to apply Vassar College.
For more admission information such as minimum GPA and deadlines, see its online application page .
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Admission Requirements
High School GPARecommended
High School RankRecommended
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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