SAT/ACT Testing for class of 2021

Sample of Washington state colleges who have made SAT/ACT testing optional for the 2021 academic year:

  • University of Washington
  • Washington State University
  • Seattle University
  • Central Washington University
  • Eastern Washington University
  • Gonzaga University
  • Whitman University

 

For the 2021 academic year, the following schools have made SAT scores optional for admissions due to the coronavirus: (collegelifetoday.com 8/26/2020)

  • Abilene Christian University (TX)(2021 only)
  • Adelphi University (NY)(2021 only)
  • Alabama A&M University (AL)(2021 only)
  • Alabama State University (AL)(2021 only)
  • Albion College (MI)(2021 only)
  • Alfred University (NY)(2021 only)
  • Amherst College (MA)(2020-2021)
  • Anderson College (IN)(2021+)
  • Arcadia University (PA)(2021+)
  • Arizona State University (AZ) (2021 only) *No Official Announcement yet, have only emailed prospective HS juniors the news*
  • Auburn University (AL) (2021 only)
  • Babson University (MA) (2021-2022)
  • Baldwin Wallace University (OH)(2021 only)(minimum 3.0 HS GPA)
  • Barnard College (NY)(2021 only)
  • Barry University (FL) (All Applicants)
  • Baylor University (TX)(2021 only)
  • Beloit College (WI)(2021+)
  • Bentley College (MA)(2021-2022)
  • Berry College (GA)(2021+)
  • Bethel University (MN)(All Applicants)
  • Biola University (CA)(2021 only)
  • Bluffton University (OH)(2021+)
  • Boston University (MA) (2021-2022)
  • Buena Vista University (IA)(2021 only)
  • Bradley University (IL)(2021+)
  • Brown University (RI)(2021 only)
  • Bucknell University (PA)(2021 only)
  • Butler University (IN)(All Applicants)
  • Caldwell University (NJ)(2021-2024)
  • California Lutheran University (CA)(All Applicants)
  • California State University ALL Campuses (CA)(2021 only)
  • Carleton College (MN) (2021 only)
  • Carnegie Mellon University (PA)(2021 only)
  • Carroll University (WI)(2021 only)
  • Case Western Reserve University (OH)(2021)
  • Centre College (KY)(2021-2024)
  • Chapman University (CA)(2021+)
  • Chestnut Hill (PA)(2021 only)
  • Claremont-Mckenna (CA)(2021 only)
  • Clarkson University (NY)(2020-2021)
  • Coastal Carolina (SC)(2021 only for applicants with HS GPA of 3.5+)
  • College of Charleston (SC)(2021 only)
  • College of New Jeresy (NJ)(2021-2024)
  • College of William & Mary (VA)(2021-2024)
  • College of Saint Benedict (MN)(2021+)
  • Colgate University (NY) (2021 only)
  • Columbia University (NY) (2021 only)
  • Cooper Union (NY)(2021 only)
  • Corban University (OR)(2021 only)
  • Cornell University (NY)(2020-2021 only)
  • Creighton University (NE)(2021 only)
  • Dartmouth College (NH)(2021+)
  • Davidson College (NC)(2021-2024)
  • Dominican University (CA)(2021 only)
  • Drexel University (PA)(2021+)
  • Drury University (MO)(2021 only)
  • Eastern Washington University (WA)(2021+)
  • Duke University (IL)(2021 only)
  • Eckerd College (FL)(2021 only)
  • Elon University (NC)(2021-2024)
  • Fordham University (NY)(2021-2022)
  • George Fox University (OR)(2021+)
  • Gonzaga University (WA)(2021 only)
  • Grand Valley State University (MI)(2021)
  • Greenville University (IL)(2021 only)
  • Grinnell College (IA)(2021 only)
  • Hamilton University (NY) (2021-2022)
  • Hampden-Sydney College (VA)(2021 only)
  • Harvard University (MA)(2021 only)
  • Haverford College (PA)(2021-2024)
  • Hawai’i Pacific University (HI)(2021-2024)
  • Hollins University (VA)(2021 only)
  • Humboldt State University (CA) (2021 only)
  • Husson University (ME)(2021+)
  • Illinois State University (IL)(2021+)
  • Indiana Tech (IN) (2021+)
  • Indiana University Northwest (CA)(2020-2021)
  • John Hopkins University (MD)(2021 only)
  • Kenyon College (OH)(2021 only)
  • Lafayette College (PA)(2021 only)
  • Lamar University (TX)(2021+)
  • Lawrence Technological University (MI)(2021 only)
  • Lehigh University (PA)(2021 only)
  • Loyola Maramount University (CA)(2021 only)
  • Loyola University New Orleans (LA)(Test-Blind)
  • Luther College (IA) (2021 only)
  • Macalester College (MN)(2021+)(Application Fee Required)
  • Marietta College (OH)(2021-2022)
  • Mars Hill University (NC)(2021 only)
  • Massachusetts Maritime Academy (MA)(2021 only)
  • Meredith College (NC)(2021 only)
  • Michigan State University (MI)(2021 only)
  • Middlebury College (VT)(2021-2023)
  • Missouri Western State University (MO) (All Applicants)
  • Montana State University (MT)(2021 only with HS GPA of 3.0+)
  • Mount Mercy University (IA)(2020-2021)
  • Murray State University (KT)(2020-2021)
  • Neumann University (PA)(2021+)
  • New York Institute of Technology (NY)(2021 only)
  • Northeastern University (MA)(2021-2022)
  • Northwestern University (NC)(2021 only)
  • Oakland University (MI)(2021 only)
  • Oberlin College (OH)(2021-2024)
  • Occidental College (CA)(2021 only)
  • Ohio University (OH)(2021+)
  • Olin College of Engineering (MA)(2021 only)
  • Pennsylvania State University (PA)(2021 only)
  • Pomona College (CA)(2021 only)
  • Portland State University (OR)(All Applicants)
  • Princeton University (NJ)(2021 only)
  • Regis University (CO)(2021+)
  • Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (NY)(2021 only)
  • Rhodes College (TN)(2021-2024)
  • Rice University (TX)(2021 only)
  • Rochester Insitute of Technology (NY)(2021+)
  • Rutgers University (NJ)(2021 only)
  • Saint John’s University (MN)(2021+)
  • Santa Clara University (CA)(2021-2022 only)
  • San Diego State University (CA)(2021 only)
  • San Francisco State University (CA)(2021 only)
  • San Jose State University (CA)(2021 only)
  • Scripps College (CA)(All Applicants)
  • Simmons University(MA)(2021 only)
  • Sonoma State University (CA)(Test Blind 2021)
  • Stanford University (CA)(2021 only)
  • Seattle University (WA)(2021+)
  • St. Edwards University (TX)(2021+)
  • St. Olaf (MN)(All Applicants)
  • Swathmore College (PA)(2021-2022)
  • Texas Christian (TX)(2021 only)
  • Texas Lutheran University (TX)(2021 only)
  • Texas Tech University (TX)(2021 only)
  • Trinity University (TX)(2021-2024)
  • Troy University (Al)(2021+)
  • Tufts University (MA)(2021-2024)
  • Tulane University (LA)(2021 only)
  • Oregon State University (OR)(2021+)
  • University of Alaska, Fairbanks (AK)(2021 only)
  • University of California, Berkeley (CA)(Test Optional until 2022, Test Blind 2022+)
  • University of California, Davis (CA)(Test Optional until 2022, Test Blind 2022+)
  • University of California, Irvine (CA)(Test Optional until 2022, Test Blind 2022+)
  • University of California, Los Angeles (CA)(Test Optional until 2022, Test Blind 2022+)
  • University of California, Riverside (CA)(Test Optional until 2022, Test Blind 2022+)
  • University of California, San Diego (CA)(Test Optional until 2022, Test Blind 2022+)
  • University of California, San Francisco (CA)(Test Optional until 2022, Test Blind 2022+)
  • University of California, Santa Barbara (CA)(Test Optional until 2022, Test Blind 2022+)
  • University of Chicago (IL)(2021+)
  • University of Cincinnati (OH)(2021 only)
  • University of Connecticut (PN)(2021-2024)
  • University of the Cumberlands (KY)(2021+)
  • University of Dallas (TX)(2021 only)
  • University of Delaware (DE)(2021 only)
  • University of Hawai’i Manoa (HI)(2021 only)
  • University of Illinois – Chicago (IL)(2021 only)
  • University of Illinois – Springfield (IL)(2021 only)
  • University of Louisville (KY)(2021 only)
  • University of Memphis (TN)(2021 only)
  • University of Miami (FL)(2021 only)
  • University of Mobile (AL)(2021+)(Minimum HS GPA of 2.75)
  • University of Montana (MT)(2021 only)
  • University of New England (ME)(2021+)
  • University of Oregon (OR)(2021+)
  • University of Pennsylvania (PA)(2021 only)
  • University of Richmond (VA)(2021 only)
  • University of San Diego (CA)(2021+)
  • University of St. Francis (IL)(2021 only)
  • University of Tulsa (OK)(2021 only)
  • (USC)University of Southern California – Los Angeles (CA)(2021 only)
  • University of Southern Indiana (IN)(2021+)
  • University of Washington (WA)(2021 only)
  • UNT Dallas (TX)(2021 only)
  • Vassar College (NY)(2020-2021)
  • Villanova University (PA)(2021 only)
  • Virginia Tech (VA)(2021 only)
  • Washington and Lee University (VA)(2021 only)
  • Washington University in St. Louis (MO)(2021 only)
  • Wellesley College (MA)(2021 only)
  • Western Michigan University (MI)(2021 only)
  • West Virginia Wesleyan (WV) (2021 only)
  • Widener University (PA)(2021 only)
  • William Woods University (MO)(2021 only)
  • Williams College (MA)(2021 only)
  • Wooster College (OH)(2021+)
  • Yale University (CT)(2021 only)
  • Youngstown State University (OH)(2021 only)

 

The following schools have and will remain test-optional beyond the 2021 academic school year:

  • American University (DC)
  • Bates College
  • Bennington College
  • Bowdoin College
  • Bryn Mawr College
  • Clark University
  • College of Atlantic
  • Cornell College
  • Dickinson College
  • Earlham College
  • The George Washington University
  • Hamilton College
  • Hofstra University
  • Knox College
  • Pitzer College
  • Saint Lawrence University
  • Sarah Lawrence College
  • Skidmore College
  • Smith College
  • Texas A&M University
  • Trinity College
  • Union College
  • University of Chicago
  • University of Iowa
  • University of Rochester
  • Wake Forest University
  • Wesleyan University
  • Wofford College