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 2022.

Middle 50% score Range:
SAT critical reading 640-720
SAT math 660-780
SAT writing Not Applicable
Mean Test Scores:
ACT Composite 30
TOEFL (internet) 104
Secondary School
Public 69%
Private 23%
Parochial 7%
Number of High Schools 531
Rank in Class
Top 10% 48%
Top 20% 75%
Geographic Distribution (home)
New England 32%
Middle States 17%
Midwestern 5%
Southern 6%
Southwest 3%
Western 10%
International residents 28%
Number of states 38
Number of foreign countries** 37

**2018 Countries: Armenia, Australia, Bangladesh, Barbados, Brazil, Canada, China, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Ethiopia, France, Germany, Ghana, Guatemala, India, Indonesia, Ireland, Japan, Kenya, Lebanon, Macau S.A.R., Maldives, Mauritius, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Pakistan, Peru, Phillipines, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Switzerland, Thailand, Turkey, United Kingdom, and Vietnam.

Alumnae Relatives
Total 71
Mothers 22
Sisters 13


Admission Statistics
First-year applicants 3,611
Early Decision applicants 343
Transfer applicants 182
Total First-Year acceptances 1,883
Total Early Decision acceptances 206
Total Transfer acceptances 66
Total First-Year acceptance rate 52.1%
Early Decision acceptance rate 60.1%
Total Transfer acceptance rate 36.3%
Total First-Year matriculants 636
Total Transfer matriculants 23
International matriculants 178

As of 8/21/2018