Grinnell College is known for being an extremely selective school. Around 5,850 applications are received by Grinnell College every year. With regards to the acceptance rate, it tends to be around 29 percent which is equal about 1,700 students being accepted to the school. But when the year starts, about 410 students will choose Grinnell College as their school of choice. The institution tends to see 47 percent of the applicants who applied are men compared to 52 percent who are women. When the semester begins, about 52 percent of those accepted women enrolled at Grinnell College and 47 percent were males.

First-year students should submit their ACT or SAT scores to Grinnell College when filling out the application. In most cases, accepted students have test scores in the range of 29 - 34 for ACT or 1,370 - 1,530 for SAT. This institution also accepts Advanced Placement (AP) credits. Grinnell College’s undergraduate application fee is $0. To submit your application to Grinnell College, you will need to have these documents: ACT/SAT scores, Recommendations, and a Secondary school record. The institution highly suggests that students have the completion of college-preparatory program, Secondary school GPA, and Secondary school rank.

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Student ACT Scores

25th %
75th %



Student SAT Scores

25th %
75th %



First-Year Admission Statistics

Application, Acceptance, Enrollment Statistics from the 2017 Admissions Cycle
Applications
5,850
Male 2,773
Female 3,077

 

Acceptance
1,696
Male 720
Female 953

 

Enrollment Total
414
Male 197
Female 217


Acceptance Rate
29%
Male
26%
Female
31%

 

Yield
24.4%
Male
27.4%
Female
22.8%


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

    Admission test scores
    Recommendations
    Secondary school record
    TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language


    Recommended

    Completion of college-preparatory program
    Secondary school GPA
    Secondary school rank