Ripon College

Ripon College is located on a rural campus in Ripon, WI, about three hours from Chicago. It has around 800 undergraduate students, about 3% of whom are from other countries, and accepts approximately 70% of applicants.

The SAT or ACT is required at Ripon for international students. Competitive scores* range from 990 to 1220 on the SAT and from 19 to 25 on the ACT. The minimum TOEFL score for admission is 79.

Ripon offers partial need-based financial aid and is need-blind in admissions for international students (those who request financial assistance are not less likely to be admitted). The average financial-aid award for international students is approximately US$36,000 per year. Ripon also grants merit-based scholarships to international students.

* Half of admitted students score within this range. Twenty-five percent of students score below it and 25 percent score above it.