Class Profile

St. Olaf College recently welcomed the Class of 2021, a talented group of 786 firs-year students that is the most diverse in the college’s history. The class includes students from:

495

high schools in

41

states and

51

countries

Get to Know the class of 2021

12% international students

20% domestic students of color

18% first-generation college students

27% legacy (parents, siblings, or other relatives attended St. Olaf)

47 Davis United World College Scholars

13 National Merit Finalists

10 students who were admitted last year and chose to defer, spending a gap year participating in Semester at Sea, studying and traveling in Norway and Germany, and volunteering in locations around the world

Class Summary

80%
Early Decision Admit rate

41%
Regular Decision Admit rate

25-31
ACT scores; 1150-1400 SAT scores

5,949
Applications

786
Enrollment

35-40
High School GPA

Class of 2021 - Week One