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Washington College

Overview
Type of school: Private institution
Year founded: 1782
Affiliation: None
Academic calendar: Semester
Undergraduate student body: 1,307
Environment: Rural
Endowment: $144,307,754
Admissions Address

300 Washington Avenue
Chestertown, MD 21620

Website

http://www.washcoll.edu

Admissions E-mail

ivictorius2@washcoll.edu


 

QuickFacts
Selectivity: More Selective
Average high school GPA: 3.4
Send application by: March 1
Admissions Contact Information
Admissions director: Kevin Coveney
Admissions office telephone: (410) 778-7700
Fall 2008 Admissions Deadlines Regular decision
Send application by: March 1
Decision sent by: Accept offer by: May 1
Early decision
Send application by: November 15
 
Decision sent by: December 15
Early action
Send application by: December 1
 
Decision sent by: December 20
Application fee: $45
Is the fee refundable? No
Can fee be waived for students with financial need? Yes
Does school have a waiting list? Yes
Can admission be deferred? Yes
Accepted application formats:
Applications on floppy disks: No
Applications via E-mail: No
Electronic application:
 
https://app.commonapp.org Tuition deposit: $300 (Refundable by April 30)
Room deposit: $200 (Nonrefundable)
Admissions Requirements
High school completion requirement: High school diploma is required and GED is accepted
General college-preparatory program: Required
Distribution of high school units required and/or recommended*
  Units Required Units Recommended
English 4 4
Mathematics 3 4
Science 3 4
Lab 2 4
Foreign language 2 4
Social studies 2 4
History N/A N/A
Academic electives N/A N/A
Total academic units 16 20

*One unit equals one year of study or its equivalent.
 
Campus visit: Recommended
Admissions interview: N/A
Off-campus interview: Not available
 
Does the college use SAT or ACT scores in admissions decisions for first-time, first-year applicants? Yes
SAT/ACT requirements: Either SAT or ACT required.
SAT/ACT scores must be received by: February 28
Tests accepted for Fall 2008 entering class: ACT without writing
SAT Subject Test scores must be received by: N/A
 
Open admission policy? No
What is the relative importance of specific academic factors in admission decisions?
Rigor of secondary school record: Very important
 
Class rank: Important
Academic GPA: Very important
Standardized test scores: Considered
Application essay: Important
Recommendation: Considered
What is the relative importance of specific nonacademic factors in admission decisions?
Interview: Very important
Extracurricular activities: Considered
Talent/ability: Considered
Character/personal qualities: Considered
First generation: Considered
Alumni/ae relation: Considered
Geographical residence: Considered
State residency: Considered
Religious affiliation/commitment: Not considered
Racial/ethnic status: Considered
Volunteer work: Considered
Work experience: Considered
Level of applicant's interest: Important
2006-2007 Admissions Statistics
Selectivity: More Selective
Overall acceptance rate: 60%
Early-decision acceptance rate: 80%
Early-action acceptance rate: N/A
Acceptance rate (excluding early-action and early-decision students): 60%
Total applicants: 2,134
Total acceptances: 1,279
Total freshman enrollment: 314
 
Proportion of freshman enrolled from early action and early decision: N/A
 
Proportion of freshman enrolled from early action and early decision is not available for graphing.

 
Male applicants: 915
Male acceptances: 539
Male freshman enrollment: 134
 
Female applicants: 1,219
Female acceptances: 740
Female freshman enrollment: 180
 
Students that applied here may also have applied to: N/A
 
Out-of-state freshmen: N/A
 
Qualified applicants offered a place on waiting list: 654
Applicants accepting a place on waiting list: 235
Students enrolled from waiting list: 36

 2006-2007 Freshman Class Profile
Top 10 percent of high school class: 37%
Top 25 percent of high school class: 70%
Top 50 percent of high school class: 94%
 
First-year students submitting high school class standing: 61%
Average high school GPA: 3.4
 
First-year students submitting GPA: 99%
 
First-year students submitting SAT scores: 95%
SAT scores (25/75 percentile):
Critical Reading: 510 – 620
Math: 510 – 610
Combined: 1020 – 1230

 Percent of first-time, first-year students enrolled in Fall 2006 with scores in each range:
  SAT Critical Reading SAT Math
700-800 7.0% 4.0%
600-699 29.0% 28.0%
500-599 46.0% 52.0%
400-499 18.0% 16.0%
300-399 N/A N/A
200-299 N/A N/A

 
First-year students submitting ACT scores: 15%
ACT scores (25/75 percentile):
English: N/A
Math: N/A
Composite: 20 – 25

 Percent of first-time, first-year students enrolled in Fall 2006 with scores in each range:
  ACT Composite ACT English ACT Math
30-36 2.0% N/A N/A
24-29 35.0% N/A N/A
18-23 57.0% N/A N/A
12-17 6.0% N/A N/A
6-11 N/A N/A N/A
Below 6 N/A N/A N/A

 



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