Over half of the schools in our coverage universe have adopted test-optional policies for the 2020-21 admission cycle in response to COVID-19. These include institutions such as Boston University, Davidson, Macalester, Middlebury, Oberlin, Pomona, Santa Clara, Scripps, Swarthmore, Tufts, Tulane, University of California, University of Richmond and USC.
To help you keep up with the changes, we've tracked test-optional policies for several popular institutions we cover. As always, the definition of "test-optional" varies by institution and often has strings attached so pay close attention to the details.
Click on Continue Reading to see our list of test-optional schools and the type of test-optional policy they employ. For your convenience, we've included admit rates, test score ranges and links to each school's standardized test policy to help you find suitable candidates for your college list.
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