Amherst College

Amherst, MA, USA
4.16 Average Rating

Amherst College is a highly selective private liberal arts college and member of the Five College Consortium that has replaced students loans with grants on their financial aid plans. The university is frequently ranked highly among liberal arts colleges, including #2 in National Liberal Arts Colleges by U.S. News & World Report and #17 Top Colleges by Forbes. Ultimate Frisbee was founded by the students of Amherst in the 1960s.

Overview

Average Net Price
$18,848
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$51,620
Out-of-State Tuition
$51,620
Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Suburb
In State Students
10%
Out of State Students
86%
0
100
14%
Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 34
0
36
Average SAT Composite: 1451
0
1600