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Saint Mary's College

Saint Mary's College
SR 933
Notre Dame, IN 46556

Fax number: (574) 284-4713
Screen last updated on: February 2024

The admissions information below is valid for the 2023 academic year.

Contacting the office: 800 551-7621 7621
800 551-7621 7621 (toll free)

High school graduation is: required, GED is accepted
Standardized test requirements: SAT I or ACT considered if submitted
School has formalized early decision program: yes
Early decision application deadline: November 15
Number of early decision applications submitted: 145
Number of early decision applications accepted: 103 (71%)
School has early action program: no
School has concurrent enrollment program for high school: no

Academic criteria:
  • secondary school report important
  • class rank considered
  • recommendations considered
  • standardized test scores considered
  • essay considered
Nonacademic criteria:
  • interview considered
  • extracurricular activities considered
  • particular talent/ability considered
  • character/personal qualities considered
  • alumni/ae relationship considered
  • geographical residence considered
  • state residency considered
  • religious affiliation/commitment not considered
  • minority affiliation considered
  • volunteer work considered
  • work experience considered
Average secondary school GPA: 3.84
Percent of freshmen who submitted GPA: 99%
Percent of freshmen who submitted class rank: 37%
Average SAT I: 589 verbal, 569 math
Combined SAT I middle 50% range: 1080 - 1200
Average ACT: 26 English, 25 math
Combined ACT middle 50% range: 23 - 30
Percent of accepted applicants who submitted SAT I scores: 46%
Percent of accepted applicants who submitted ACT score: 25%

Number of completed applications received: 2,255
Number of applicants offered admission who enrolled: 1,899
School has a waiting list policy: no
Percent of freshmen who came from out of state: 67%
Admission may be deferred: yes

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