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2017 VAULT RANKINGS
Best Undergraduate Schools

Admissions

Most Difficult

Setting

Small Town

Founded

1821

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Student Body

928
908

Male / Female

Average Test Scores Among Freshmen

  • 1492

    SAT Total

  • 742

    SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing

  • 750

    SAT Math

  • 33

    ACT Composite

  • Fall Application Deadline:
    January 1
  • Fall Application Notification:
    April 1

Amherst College at a Glance

Amherst College
http://www.amherst.edu/

PO Box 5000
Amherst, MA 01002-5000
(413) 542-2000
(413) 542-2040

  • Institution Type: Four-Year College; Private, Nonprofit
  • Degrees Offered: Bachelor's
  • Founded: 1821
  • On-Campus Housing: Yes
  • School Calendar: Semesters
  • Total Enrollment: 1,836
  • Undergraduate Enrollment: 1,836
  • Undergraduate Retention: 96%
  • Total Full-Time Undergraduate Men Enrolled: 928
  • Total Full-Time Undergraduate Women Enrolled: 908


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