Davidson College Campus, Davidson, NC

Applying to Davidson College

Acceptance Rate 19.50%
Yield 46.15%
SAT Average 1,370
Applicants 5,724
Admitted 1,116

Applying To Davidson College

For academic year 2018-19, the acceptance rate is 19.5% at Davidson College where total 5,724 students applied and 1,116 were accepted. Next table describes the general admission information for applying to Davidson College.

Open Admission Policy
Undergraduate Application Fees$50
Admission Informationwww.davidson.edu/admission-and-financial-aid
Online Applicationwww.davidson.edu/admission-and-financial-aid/how-to-apply

Acceptance Rate, Yield, and Headcounts

For academic year 2018-2019, total 5,724 students (2,595 men and 3,129 women) applied to Davidson College and 1,116 (516 men and 600 women) students were admitted to the school. Among them, 250 men and 265 women were enrolled into Davidson College. Following table shows the Davidson College Admission Statistics including admission stats, acceptance rate, and yield, also known as enrolment rate, where the acceptance rate is 19.50% and yield is 46.15%.

Admission Statistics at Davidson College
Acceptance Rate 19.50% 19.88% 19.18%
Yield (Enrollment Rate) 46.15% 48.45% 44.17%
[Chart] Davidson College Acceptance Rate and Yield

Average SAT and ACT Scores

311 applicants (60% of enrolled) have submitted their SAT scores and 289 applicants (56%) have submitted their ACT scores for seeking degrees. For score submitters, SAT 75th percentile score is 1,450 and 25th percentile score is 1,290. For ACT scores, 75th percentile score is 33 and 25th percentile score is 29. Next table shows detail SAT and ACT scores distribution of enrolled students at Davidson College.

Average SAT and ACT Scores at Davidson College
25th Percentile75th Percentile
SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing640720
SAT Math650730
ACT Composite2933
ACT Math00
ACT English00
[Chart] SAT Scores at Davidson College
[Chart] ACT Scores at Davidson College

Admission Requirements

Davidson College requires 6 articles to submit to their applicants. Next table summarizes the application requirements at Davidson College

Application Requirements for Davidson College
High School GPA
High School Rank
High School Record (or Transcript)
Completion of College Preparatory Program
Formal Demonstration of Competencies
Admission Test Scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
Required △ Considered (not Required) ✓ Recommended ✗ Neither Required nor Recommended

Calendar System and Accepted Credits

The calendar system at Davidson College is Semester. Davidson College accepts Advanced placement (AP) Credits. Next table describes credits that Davidson College accepts.

Calendar SystemSemester
Dual Credits
Credits for Life Experiences
Advanced placement (AP) Credits