Class Profile

At Mount Holyoke we use many factors in determining a candidates potential for admission. Although there is no one "type" of Mount Holyoke student, these numbers reflect some general information about the class of 2025.

Middle 50% score Range:
SAT critical reading 670-750
SAT math 640-760
SAT writing Not Applicable
Mean Test Scores:
ACT Composite 32
TOEFL (internet) 106
Secondary School
Public/Charter 68.8%
Private 20.8%
Parochial/Religious 8.9%
Homeschooled 1.6%
Number of High Schools 546
Rank in Class
Top 10% 50%
Top 20% 72%
Geographic Distribution (home)
New England 30%
Middle States 19%
Midwestern 6%
Southern 8%
Southwest 4%
Western 13%
International residents 21%
Number of states 39
Number of foreign countries** 41

**2021 countries includes citizenship, home country, and institution:  Algeria, Argentina, Australia, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Ethiopia, France, Germany, Ghana, Guyana, India, Israel, Italy, Japan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Malaysia, Mauritius, Mexico, Mongolia, Myanmar, Nepal, Nigeria, Pakistan, Philippines, Poland, Russia, Singapore, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Tanzania, Uganda, Ukraine, United Kingdom, and Vietnam.

Admission Statistics
First-year applicants 3,971
Early Decision applicants 278
Transfer applicants 176
Total First-Year acceptances 2,077
Total Early Decision acceptances 151
Total Transfer acceptances 82
Total First-Year acceptance rate 52.3%
Early Decision acceptance rate 54.3%
Total Transfer acceptance rate 46.6%
Total First-Year matriculants 629
Total Transfer matriculants 37
International matriculants 122

As of 08/15/2021