Undergraduate Admission

This is a liberal arts education, reimagined.

Agnes Scott College has reinvented the undergraduate experience. From the day you set foot on campus, and for every day after that, you’re part of a diverse and supportive community. 

SUMMIT — our signature four-year experience — prepares you for success through leadership development, global learning, professional skills building and dedicated mentorship. Our 30+ majors and minors give you the skills and knowledge to achieve your specific post-Agnes goals. 

U.S. News & World Report has named Agnes Scott #1 in the nation for First-Year Experience for the last two years (2020 and 2021), and #1 Most Innovative Liberal Arts College for the last three years (2019, 2020 and 2021). 

Come here and get ready to lead everywhere.

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Dare, Dream, Defy at Agnes Scott

Important Dates for Applying to Agnes Scott  
Early Decision Deadline Nov. 1, 2020
Early Action I Deadline Nov. 15, 2020 Nov. 23, 2020 (Extended)
Early Action II Deadline Jan. 15, 2021 Jan. 19, 2021 (extended)
Regular Decision March 15, 2021

How to Apply

Application Process for High School Students

You’ll need to apply via the Common App and submit test scores or a test-optional replacement item.

High School Applicant Checklist


Application Process for International Students

You’ll need to submit an application via the Common App, test scores or a test-optional replacement item, financial information and proof of English proficiency.

International Applicant Checklist


Application Process for Transfer and Nontraditional Students

You’ll need to apply via Common App and submit test scores or a test-optional replacement item.

Transfer and Nontraditional Applicant Checklist


How Much Will it Cost?

Agnes Scott offers both merit- and need-based financial aid. Explore our resources to estimate your personal cost to attend Agnes Scott.

Financial Aid  Cost of Attendance  Net Price Calculator


The Trailblazer Scholarship

The Elizabeth Kiss Trailblazer Scholarship, one of many merit-based scholarships Agnes Scott offers, is a $25,000 per year scholarship available to admitted students with a 3.75 high school GPA.

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The SUMMIT STEM Scholarship

The SUMMIT STEM Scholars Program funds scholarships between $2,000-$5,000 per academic year for a selective community of students with an interest in pursuing bachelor's degrees in astrophysics, biochemistry-molecular biology, biology, chemistry, mathematics, mathematics-physics, neuroscience or physics.


See for Yourself

We have a campus so beautiful you have to see it to believe it, and we're minutes from all Atlanta has to offer as a thriving college town and the urban center of the Southeast.

Currently, campus visits for Spring semester 2021 will take place virtually due to COVID-19 concerns.The Welcome Center is open for self-guided campus tours only at this time.

Schedule a Visit  Virtual Tour


Customize Your Own Viewbook

Personalize your Agnes Scott viewbook! Your mobile-ready, digital viewbook offers information specific to your interests.

Create Your Viewbook

Contact Us


Email: admission@agnesscott.edu

Phone: 404.471.6285

Toll-free: 800.868.8602

Hours of Operation: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday-Friday. Note: The Welcome Center is currently closed to the public.


Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid

Check out the Admission Blog

NEW! SUMMIT STEM Scholarship

Join a unique community of STEM scholars.

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The SUMMIT STEM Scholars Program funds scholarships between $2,000-$5,000 per academic year for a selective community of students with an interest in specific STEM fields. The scholarship application is NOW OPEN. Apply by February 1.


By the Numbers

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More Resources

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Watch On-Demand Videos

Have questions about the financial aid process? Interested in hearing the personal experiences of a panel of students? The Office of Admission has on-demand informational videos curated to help you navigate the Agnes Scott admission process, get to know our community and more; watch at your own pace.

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Student Portal Access

Upload application materials, pay your enrollment deposit, check your applicant status, communicate with your Admission counselor and more! Login to your Admission's student portal now.

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SUMMIT: A Unique Four-Year Experience

It's why we're ranked so highly among national liberal arts colleges for innovation and first-year experience! SUMMIT sets us apart and thoughtfully sets you on the path to success beginning in your first year. Dig into SUMMIT.

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Celebrating the Class of 2025!

ASC25, we're so excited for you to join our Agnes Scott community of bold leaders and change agents! Find everything you'll need as an accepted student here.

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For College Counselors

Have a student interested in Agnes Scott? Or one you think belongs here?

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Meet the Admission Team

Our team of admission counselors wants to make the college application process as easy and informative as possible.

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