Applicants to Class of 2022

Number of applicants: 9,723
Of those applying, percentage admitted: 13%
Of those admitted, percentage matriculating: 39%

Students enrolled in the Class of 2022:

Total number enrolled in Class of 2022: 492
Gender Indentification:
  48% Male / 49% Female / Another gender identification 1%
Early Decision: 35%
Students of color: 47%
Students from low-income families: 30%
First-Generation: 15%
International (non-U.S.): 7%
Secondary schools represented: 417

Academic profile of applicants admitted to the Class of 2022:

SAT middle 50%:  Evidence-Based Reading & Writing: 700-770; Math 720-790
ACT  middle 50%: Composite: 30-34; English: 32-35; Math: 28-34
TOEFL middle 50%: 113 - 117
IELTS middle 50%: 8.0 - 8.5

Secondary school class rank of students in the Class of 2022 (for those with reported rank):

First Decile (Top 10%): 88%
Valedictorians: 20%

For more details and statistics on the Class of 2021, please see Amherst's Report to Secondary Schools.