Reed College Rankings

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In the World#1125 of 14178
In North America#357 of 2629
In the United States#321 of 2528
In Oregon#5 of 33
In Portland#3 of 16

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
39%
Average SAT
1423
Average ACT
32
Avg. cost to attend
$32,069 /y
Aid receiving
60%
Undergraduates
1,457
Graduates
14
Male:Female Ratio
47:53
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Master's degree
Website
reed.edu

Reed College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate39%38%40%
Applicants5,8152,2473,568
Admissions2,2958581,437
Freshmen enrolled full time394185209

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
276 or 70%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 1325
or below

75% of them
had 1520
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Reed College are 1325-1520 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
165 or 42%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 30
or below

75% of them
had 34
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Reed College are 30-34 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

College-preparatory program Required
Recommendations Required
SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
Formal demonstration of competencies Considered but not required
Secondary school rank Considered but not required
TOEFL Considered but not required
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White848 (58%)
Nonresident Alien173 (12%)
Hispanic142 (10%)
Two or more races135 (9%)
Asian112 (8%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown38 (3%)
Black or African American21 (1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$32,069/year
Average aid awarded
$41,067
Students receiving aid
60%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$13,630
$30-48K$13,123
$48-75K$19,277
$75-110K$26,961
$110K+$47,974

Tuition and fees

Undergraduates
Tuition in-district$58,130
Tuition in-state$58,130
Tuition out-of-state$58,130
Fee in-district$310
Fee in-state$310
Fee out-of-state$310

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity1,130
Combined charge for room and board$14,970
Room charge$7,720
Meal charge$7,250

Reed College Majors

MajorBachelor'sMaster's
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics29
Biology & Biological Sciences, General27
History, General21
English Language and Literature, General20
Psychology, General20
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, Other18
Physics, General17
Political Science and Government, General17
Anthropology15
Art & Art Studies, General15
Mathematics, General14
Environmental Studies13
Comparative Literature12
Philosophy12
Religion & Religious Studies11
Linguistics11
Biochemistry10
Chemistry, General9
Neuroscience8
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General8
Computer and Information Sciences, General6
Sociology5
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General5
Mathematics and Computer Science5
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies5
Spanish Language and Literature4
International Relations and Affairs4
American & United States Studies & Civilization2
Dance, General2
Music, General1
German Language and Literature1
Chinese Language and Literature1
Grand Total3435
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate76%71%80%
  • Full-time retention rate - 91%

Publications & Citations

Publications
2,306
Citations
85,963

Publication count by topic

Biology
402
Psychology
332
Mathematics
204
Chemistry
170
Physics
143
History
123
Sociology
122
Political science
106
Computer science
104
Economics
83
Philosophy
82
Art
69
Medicine
55
Business
41
Geography
33
Environmental science
32
Materials science
30
Engineering
15
Geology
3

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Political science6722,233
Philosophy703289
Sociology7753,576
Psychology78820,948
Economics8055,900
Art931103
Physics93410,435
Mathematics94310,266
History992127
Biology136015,638
Business14731,419
Geography1581710
Chemistry20945,035
Computer science21052,180
Environmental science2194693
Medicine3365659
Materials science3567354
Engineering479623

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199025338
199123347
199227459
199323510
199421610
199521501
199623526
199718592
199832639
199924759
200041882
200127950
2002341168
2003371399
2004331408
2005361707
2006441874
2007412261
2008612463
2009602762
2010653204
2011693490
2012783959
2013824190
2014864540
20151034703
20161125150
20171175450
20181175122
20191245896
20201236349

General info

Alternative namesReed
Founded1908
WikipediaReed College
Colorsreed red
Academic CalendarSeptember to May
Total FTE staff540
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus

Location and Contacts

Address3203 SE Woodstock Blvd
Portland, Oregon, 97202-8199
United States
City population653,000
Phone5037711112
Fax+1 (503) 777 7553

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