St. Mary's Admission Chances

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Acceptance Chances

Can I get into St. Mary's? These admission statistics provide an indication how difficult it is to get in and what your chances are. 1,320 out of 1,675 applicants or 79% were admitted making St Mary's College of Maryland an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements. Academically, it has difficult requirements for admission test scores. Only 30% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

Women Men Total
Applied 1,010 665 1,675
Accepted 807 513 1,320
Acceptance Rate 80% 77% 79%
Enrolled 236 158 394
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 29% 31% 30%

Scores you need to get in

What are the SAT and ACT requirements for students to be admitted to St Mary's College of Maryland and what score do you need to get in? The tables below describe the SAT and ACT test score percentile profile of the Fall 2015 starting class.

ACT Requirements

Admission data indicates that St. Mary's regularly accepts students with ACTs of 22 and above. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 19 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 25 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 28 and above have very competitive chances. 29 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to St Mary's College of Maryland.

SAT Requirements (New SAT)

Reporting indicates the school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1110 on a 1600 scale, below which admission should be considered a reach. We estimate some students could be accepted with SAT's as low as 1005. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1215 out of 1600. A competitive SAT score is critical as 87 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school. Note: SAT scores presented on this page have been adjusted upwards per the College Board's concordance tables for test takers after March 2016.

25th Percentile Score 75th Percentile Score
SAT Composite 1110 1320
SAT Reading 580 680
SAT Math 530 640
ACT Composite 22 28
ACT English 19 27
ACT Math 21 29

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by Score

What do these ratings mean?

ACT Score Competitiveness Est. Admission Chances
28 and Above Good >86%
25 to 28 Avg + 79%-86%
22 to 25 Avg - 69%-79%
19 to 22 Reach 57%-69%
Less than 19 Low <57%
SAT Score (NEW 1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1320 and Above Good >86%
1215 to 1320 Avg + 79%-86%
1110 to 1215 Avg - 69%-79%
1005 to 1110 Reach 57%-69%
Less than 1005 Low <57%

Estimated GPA Requirements

St Mary's College of Maryland has not reported high school GPA data for its freshman class at this time.

Fall 2017 Application Deadline

The application deadline for Fall 2017 has passed. Applications were due on Jan 1, 2017.

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to St Mary's College of Maryland and what considerations affect admission decisions?

Test Scores Required
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Recommended
Completion of College Preparatory Program Recommended
Recommendations Required
Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended

Credits Accepted

Does accept high school AP credits or award dual credit towards both a college and high school degree?

AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences No

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=163912 IPEDS survey data for St Mary's College of Maryland.

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