Test Optional Policy

Beginning with the 2014-2015 application cycle, undergraduate applicants to Bryn Mawr College will have the option of submitting standardized test scores.

  • SAT I or ACT scores are optional for US citizens and US permanent residents.
  • Non-US citizens and Non-US permanent residents are required to submit standardized test scores (SAT I or ACT) as well as either the TOEFL or IELTS if their primary language is not English and/or their language of instruction over the past four years has not been English.
  • Official scores should be sent from testing agencies such as the College Board (Bryn Mawr code: 2049) or the ACT (Bryn Mawr code: 3526).