Wellesley College

Application Requirements

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College Match | Options following the Match | Regular Decision

Contact Information



National College Match Requirements for:
Finalists who rank Wellesley College

Please submit these materials as soon as you are notified you are a Finalist.

College Match Required Application and Financial Aid Materials
Deadline: November 1
1. Official Test Scores

SAT code: 3957
ACT code: 1926

Request official scores from the College Board and/or ACT. Do NOT use the rush reporting service.

Wellesley requires either the SAT and 2 SAT Subject Tests or the ACT Plus Writing.

2. Official Transcripts

Mail or fax to the Admission Office (see Contact Info below).


2016-2017 CSS/Financial Aid PROFILE

CSS code: 3957
Available Oct. 1

If your parents own a business or farm:

  • Submit the CSS Financial Aid/PROFILE Business/Farm Supplement.

If your parents are divorced or separated:

  • Your noncustodial parent must submit the online Noncustodial PROFILE using the login ID and password that will be emailed to you when you complete the CSS/Financial Aid PROFILE.
  • Your noncustodial parent must also submit copies of their 2014 federal tax returns with all schedules, attachments, W-2 Forms, and other earnings statements. Submit directly to Wellesley using this cover sheet.
  • If you do not have any contact with your noncustodial parent, then you may submit a request to waive the requirement of their financial information. Download the Noncustodial Parent Waiver Petition.
4. A copy of your parents’ 2014 federal income tax returns

Signed, with all schedules, attachments, W-2 forms and other earning statements. Include personal and corporate partnership tax returns. Also submit copies of your parents' recent paystubs or other verification of current-year income. Submit directly to Wellesley using this cover sheet.

Mail or fax to the Student Financial Services Office (see Contact Info below).


Options following the Match for:
Finalists who ranked Wellesley College

Early Decision Finalists who do not match may apply Early Decision to Wellesley.

Interested applicants must contact the Admissions Office (see Contact Info below) by December 3rd to be considered.
Regular Decision Follow the instructions below to apply through Regular Decision.


Regular Decision Requirements:

Step 1: Select Wellesley on the QuestBridge Regular Decision Form on your Application Management page between November 5 - December 9. Only check the box if you fully intend to submit a complete application to Wellesley.
Step 2:             Submit all additional required application and financial materials to Wellesley according to your status by the deadlines listed below. 

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Regular Decision Required Application Materials
Deadline: January 15
Finalists who ranked Wellesley and submitted all materials (but did not match to a binding college) Finalists who did not rank Wellesley Non-Finalists
Common Application with Wellesley Writing Supplement, and all supporting documents checkmark
Please reuse your QuestBridge essays.
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Official Transcripts checkmark
Update including recent grades
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Official Test Scores
SAT code: 3957
ACT code: 1926
Only if new scores to report
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Application Fee
Regular Decision Required Financial Aid Materials
Deadlines: see below
2016-2017 CSS/Financial Aid PROFILE

CSS code: 3957
Available Oct. 1
Deadline Feb. 13
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2015 Federal Tax Returns and W-2 Forms
Deadline Mar. 2
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Available Jan. 1
Deadline Feb. 13
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Contact Information

Contact Information (for mailing/faxing materials and general questions):

Mail or fax official transcripts to:
Molly Morrow
Wellesley College
106 Central Street
Wellesley, MA 02481
Fax: (781) 283-3678, Attn: Molly Morrow - QuestBridge

Mail or fax federal income tax returns to:
Wellesley College, Student Financial Services
106 Central Street
Wellesley, MA 02481
Attn: QuestBridge Documents
Fax: (781) 283-3946, Attn: QuestBridge

Wellesley Contacts (regarding QuestBridge applications):

Molly Morrow, Assistant Director of Admission
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