Grinnell College is known for being an extremely selective school. Around 7,370 applications are received by Grinnell College every year. With regards to the acceptance rate, it tends to be around 20 percent which is equal about 1,490 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 46 percent of the applicants who applied are men compared to 53 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 - 1,520 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 2016 Admissions Cycle
Applications
7,370
Male 3,406
Female 3,946

 

Acceptance
1,488
Male 699
Female 789

 

Enrollment Total
414
Male 197
Female 217


Acceptance Rate
20.2%
Male
20.5%
Female
20%

 

Yield
27.8%
Male
28.2%
Female
27.5%


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