Admission and Enrollment Statistics

Class of 2022

Total number of applicants: 9,723 (U.S. citizens and non-US-citizen international)
Of those applying, percentage admitted: 13%
Of those admitted, percentage matriculating: 39%

Students enrolled in the Class of 2022:

Total number of students matriculating to Class of 2022: 492
Gender Identification:
48% Male; 51% Female; 1% Another gender identity
Early Decision: 35%
Students of color: 47%
Students from low-income families: 30%
First-Generation: 15%
International: 7%
Secondary schools represented: 417

International students in the Class of 2021:

Number of international (non-US citizen) applicants: 2,502 (27% of 9,285 total applicants)
Of international applicants, percentage admitted: 5
%
Number of international students matriculating to Class of 2021:
47 (10% of 471 total class size)
Of international students matriculating, percentage who receive financial aid:
84%

Academic profile of all students admitted to the Class of 2022:

SAT middle 50%:  Evidence-Based Reading & Writing: 700-770; Math: 720-790
ACT middle 50%: Composite: 31-35; English: 34-36; Math: 29-35

TOEFL middle 50%: 107 - 115 (iBT)
IELTS middle 50%: 8.0 - 8.5

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