Placed on the waiting list? How are your chances looking?

College NameNumber of qualified applicants offered a place on waiting listNumber accepting a place on the waiting listNumber of wait-listed students admittedWaiting Acceptance (based on number of students accepting a place on waiting)
Williams College (2019)1857651253.8
Amherst College (2019)1447762486.3
Swarthmore College (2018)40
Wellesley College (2018)19091245362.9
Pomona College (2019)839566478.3
Bowdoin College (2018)
Carleton College (2018)1486556346.1
Claremont McKenna College (2019)5783284313.1
Middlebury College (2019)157658411119.0
Washington and Lee University (2018)168980120.2
Colby College (2015)1497634426.6
Haverford College (2018)1349613111.8
Smith College (2018)931471194.0
Grinnell College (2016)
Hamilton College (2018)1406759283.7
Vassar College (2018)1138566488.5
Colgate University (2018)1788100700.0
Davidson College (2018)
Wesleyan University (2019)
Bates College (2018)190399400.0
Harvey Mudd College (2019)50034192.6
University of Richmond (2018)36531243282.3
Barnard College (2018)160811
Macalester College (2019)8014155413.0
Bryn Mawr College (2017)734313216.7
College of the Holy Cross (2018)1,58175200.0
Colorado College (2018)8512446024.6
Kenyon College (2018)185790740.4
Mount Holyoke College (2019)7694385713.0
Oberlin College (2019)10767938911.2
Scripps College (2018)78038841.0
Bucknell University (2018)27261188786.6
Pitzer College (2018)70723441.7
Franklin and Marshall College (2018)2106
Lafayette College (2019)2190874566.4
Source: CDS

Oberlin College (2019)

Applicants submitting Standardized Test scores

Percentage of Applicants submittingNumber of Applicants submitting
SAT68% 539
ACT41%326
Table: Percentage and number of applicants submitting Standardized Test Scores. Source: CDS

Percentile breakdown of scores

25th Percentile75th Percentile
SAT: Reading and Writing650730
SAT: Math630 630
ACT Composite29 (39 in CDS) 33
ACT Math
ACT English
ACT Writing
Table: Percentile Breakdown of Standardized Test Scores. Source: CDS

SAT breakdown score range for percentage of Freshman admitted

Score RangeEvidence Based
Reading and Writing
Math
700 – 80050.10% 49.00%
600 – 69942.50%36.20%
500 – 5996.30%12.80%
400 – 4990.90%1.50%
300 – 3990.20%0.50%
200 – 2990.00%0.00%
Table: SAT breakdown score range for percentage of Freshman admitted . Source: CDS

ACT score range for percentage of Freshman admitted

Score RangeACT CompositeACT EnglishACT Math
30 – 3668.70%
24 – 2927.60%
18 – 233.40%
12 – 170.30%
6 – 110.00%
Below 60.00%
Table: ACT score range for percentage of Freshman admitted. Source: CDS