First-Year Class Profile

While Scripps students are more than “just a number,” we know that statistics can sometimes be helpful. These figures offer a snapshot of our incoming first-year class, but do keep in mind that Scripps College is committed to a holistic and thorough review of each application.

Class of 2017 Statistics

2,378 Applications Received
36% Admit Rate

Geographic Snapshot

States/territories represented: 32
41% Californian
59% Out of State/Country
Top four states: WA, MA, OR, NY
222 ZIP Codes Represented

Ethnicity

2% African American
14% Asian
50% Caucasian
4% International
8% Latina
8% Multi-Racial
14% Unknown

Mid 50%–SAT and ACT

SAT
     Critical Reading 640-740
     Math 620-720
     Writing 660-750
ACT Composite 28-32

Fall 2011 Admission

Applications: 2,373
Admitted: 769
Admission rate: 32%
Enrolled: 235

 

SAT Critical Reading, middle 50%: 640-730
SAT Math, middle 50%: 620-700
SAT Writing, middle 50%: 650-730

ACT Composite, middle 50%: 28-32

 

Fall 2011 Financial Aid

Percentage of first-year students receiving need-based financial aid: 54%
Average first-year financial package (merit and need-based aid): $29,915