Reed College

Portland, OR

Questions and Answers

Sophia M.
1 month ago
I have heard that Reed uses a method of alternative grading. What are some of the advantages of using this type of grading?
Annalia C.
1 month ago
Can you tell me about your dining options for students with dietary restrictions?
Katherine M.
2 months ago
While on a virtual tour, the guide explained Reed’s way of alternative grading. Is it difficult for students who are used the traditional number and letter grades to adopt this new system?
Miah A.
3 months ago
What are the different Pre-Med tracks available at Reed College?
Ripley M.
4 months ago
What percentage of students graduate within four years?
Ripley M.
4 months ago
What does the average workload look like for a sociology major?

Academic details

SAT Score Range
Required with application
ACT Score Range
Required with application
Student Faculty Ratio
9 to 1
Selective (35% Acceptance Rate)
School type
4-year institution

Diversity statistics

58% White
10% Hispanic
9% Multiracial
7% Asian
2% Black
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Common Careers

Common Careers and Their Average Annual Salary

Chief Operating Officer (COO)125k
Software Engineer120k
Management Consultant91k
Compliance Analyst74k
Project Manager, (Unspecified Type / General)72k
Marketing Manager66k
Executive Director62k
Based on 1,407 student responses
57.3kAvg. Early Career Pay
109.7kAvg. Mid-Career Pay
45%in High-Meaning careers
26%in STEM careers

Financial Snapshot

Average Financial Breakdown
Average grant for incoming freshmen
Average Pell Grant
Average Federal Loans

Average Institutional Grant
Average Total Loans
Published tuition and fees (Out of state)
$58,440 / year
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