Reed College: Admission & Tests

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Here is a quick overview of Reed College general admissions procedures, application policies and fees, as well as desirable SAT and ACT college test scores that you might need to have in order to enroll at this school.

Admission Information

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
Reed College admission criteria are rather strong; in 2015/16 this college accepted only 35% of those who apply.

This college requires you to submit reference letters with your application but doesn't require admission test scores.

Reed College typically will accept your:
  • dual credits
    (from the courses giving both high school and college credits)
  • advanced placement credits
    (from the college-level courses taught in high school)
and will decline your:
  • credits for life experience

Application Fee

Application
Fee
$50
Reed College requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Reed College is $50.00. The graduate application fee is $75.00.

SAT Test Scores

Completing Scholastic Aptitude Test is a very important stage of the application procedure. 74% of applicants at Reed College completed the SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 640 to 790 on Critical Reading, from 600 to 750 on Math, and from 620 to 760 on Writing. So, if you got a score above 750 in SAT Critical Reading, 700 in SAT Math, and 720 in SAT Writing - this good enough to get admitted at this institution.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
600
720
750

SAT Math
550
670
700

SAT Writing
570
690
720

ACT Test Scores

American College Test is a typical bit of the application process at Reed College. 46 percent of applicants completed the ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 28 to 34 on Composite, from 29 to 37 on English, and from 25 to 33 on Math. Hence if you have above 33 in ACT Composite, 34 in ACT English, and 31 in ACT Math - that good enough to get admitted at this college.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
26
31
33

ACT English
27
33
34

ACT Math
23
29
31

Contact Admissions

Phone
(503)
771-1112
To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Reed College, please contact this school directly.

You can call this school's general information office at (503) 771-1112 or check Reed College Website

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