Generally, Colby College is known for being an extremely selective school. Approximately 12,300 applications are received by the school each year. The overall acceptance rate is around 13 percent which is equal about 1,600 students who passed the admission process of the school. But, when the year begins, only about 580 or 36 percent of the students will have picked Colby College as their school of choice. The institution’s application data shows that 46 percent of the applicants who applied are men compared to 53 percent who are women. When the year begins, about 53 percent of those accepted females decided to study at Colby College and 46 percent were men.

Colby College’s undergraduate application fee is $0. To apply to Colby College, you are required to present these required documents: Recommendations, and a Secondary school record. First-year students are asked to submit their ACT or SAT scores to Colby College when applying. Usually, an ACT score of 31 - 33 or a 1,350 - 1,510 SAT score is the range in which applicants have greater chances to be accepted. This school also accepts Advanced Placement (AP) credits.

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Student ACT Scores

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75th %



Student SAT Scores

25th %
75th %



First-Year Admission Statistics

Application, Acceptance, Enrollment Statistics from the 2018 Admissions Cycle
Applications
12,313
Male 5,782
Female 6,531

 

Acceptance
1,600
Male 693
Female 914

 

Enrollment Total
576
Male 270
Female 310


Acceptance Rate
13%
Male
12%
Female
14%

 

Yield
36%
Male
39%
Female
33.9%


Application Fees and Other Information

Application Fees

Undergraduate

$0


Graduate

Unknown



Credit from AP or Pre-college classes

  • Advanced Placement (AP) credits

    Admission considerations

    Required

    Recommendations
    Secondary school record
    TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)



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