Scripps College

Match Requirements for:

Finalists who rank Scripps

If you are a Finalist who ranked Scripps, your National College Match application will be sent to Scripps, and you will need to submit the following requirements to the school by November 1. If you have questions after reviewing the information below, please reach out to the school directly.

Match Requirements
DEADLINE: NOVEMBER 1

Scripps Applicant Portal Activation: QuestBridge will send Finalists’ applications to Scripps on October 19, and Scripps may need a couple days to import them into their system. Once processed, Scripps will then email you instructions to log in and activate your Scripps applicant portal, where you can track the status of the materials you submit to Scripps.

1

Official Transcript(s)

If your high school counselor submitted an official transcript to QuestBridge as part of your Match application, Scripps will accept that transcript as official. Please refer to your Scripps application portal to confirm a green check mark next to the application required materials.  

All applicants, including students who Match with Scripps, are required to submit the QuestBridge Midyear Report when your first trimester or semester senior grades are available. 

Official high school transcripts can be emailed directly by your counselor to questbridge@scrippscollege.edu.

See additional Contact Information below. 

2

(Optional) Test Scores 
Self-Reported or Official Reports

SAT code: 4693
ACT code: 0426

Scripps offers students the option to apply without consideration of their SAT or ACT scores. Learn more about Scripps’ test-optional policy. For students who would like to submit test scores, Scripps accepts self-reported test scores, scores reported on official transcripts, or scores verified through counselors.

Copies of official scores can be emailed via a counselor to questbridge@scrippscollege.edu.

3

2022-2023 FAFSA

FAFSA code: 001174
Available Oct. 1

US Citizens and Eligible Noncitizens

4

2022-2023 CSS Profile
CSS code: 4693

Available Oct. 1

Please select "Early Decision" as your admission application type.

If your parents own a business or farm:

  • Submit the CSS Profile Business/Farm Supplement.

If your parents are divorced or separated:

  • Both parents will complete their own CSS Profile application.
  • Each parent will access their CSS Profile application with different College Board login credentials.
  • When you complete your CSS Profile, you will specify the name and email address of your non-custodial parent and the College Board will email them the information they need to complete their CSS Profile.
  • Under certain circumstances, students may appeal to have the CSS Profile requirement from the non-custodial parent waived by completing the Non-Custodial Parent Waiver Form.

5

2020 Federal Tax Returns and Forms for Custodial and Non-Custodial Parent (if applicable) 

Use the College Board’s Institutional Document Service (IDOC) to submit all supporting documentation.

  • When you complete the CSS Profile, you will receive a notification from the College Board directing you to submit your requirement documents to the IDOC online service.
  • Signed copies of Parent(s) 2020 Tax Returns including all schedules, attachments, W-2 forms and other earning statements.
  • Signed copies of Non-Custodial Parent 2020 Tax Returns including all schedules, attachments, W-2 forms and other earning statements.
  • Non-Tax Filers must include a Non-Tax Filing Statements and all W2 forms. If needed, Non-Tax Filing Statements are available from the IDOC website.
  • All parent business owners or partnership owners are asked to submit:
    • College Board Business/Farm Supplement form for each business or partnership.
    • Signed copies of 2020 Corporate and/or Partnership tax returns and K-1 Schedule for each corporation or partnership.

Options following the Match

Early Decision

Finalists who do not match may apply Early Decision to Scripps through Early Decision II.

Interested applicants must submit the Scripps QuestBridge Application Form (select Early Decision II), updated official transcripts, and any new official SAT or ACT scores (optional) by January 5 to be considered. Students must also complete the Early Decision Agreement Form. Email questbridge@scrippscollege.edu to receive a PDF of the form.

Finalists who did not rank any colleges may apply Early Decision to Scripps through Early Decision II. Follow the instructions indicated above. 

Regular Decision

Follow the instructions below to apply through Regular Decision.

Regular Decision Requirements:

Step 1: Select Scripps on the QuestBridge Regular Decision Form on your Application Management page between November 3 - December 12. Only check the box if you fully intend to submit a complete application to Scripps (including all of the materials detailed in the table below).

Step 2: Activate your Scripps Applicant Portal. QuestBridge will send Finalists’ applications to Scripps on December 15 and Scripps may need a couple days to import them into their system. Use the Scripps applicant portal, sent to you via email, to track the status of your materials you submit to Scripps. 

Step 3: Submit all additional required application and financial materials by the applicable deadlines directly to Scripps as detailed in the table below.

Information for Non-Finalists

indicates a required material

Regular Decision Requirements: Admission Materials
DEADLINE: JANUARY 5

 

Finalists who ranked Scripps and submitted all materials (but did not match to a binding college)

Finalists who did not rank Scripps

Scripps QuestBridge Application Form

QuestBridge Midyear Report

Official Transcript(s)

Update including 1st semester grades

(Optional) Test Scores 
Self-Reported or Official Reports

SAT code: 4693
ACT code: 0426

Only if new scores to report

Regular Decision Requirements: Financial Aid Materials
DEADLINE: FEBRUARY 1

 

Finalists who ranked Scripps and submitted all materials (but did not match to a binding college)

Finalists who did not rank Scripps

2022-2023 FAFSA

FAFSA code: 001174
Available: Oct. 1

 

 

US Citizens and Eligible Noncitizens

2022-2023 CSS Profile 

CSS code: 4693
Available Oct. 1

 

2020 Federal Tax Returns and Forms

 

Contact Information 

Scripps Contacts (regarding QuestBridge applications and general questions):
Email: questbridge@scrippscollege.edu 

For all Financial Aid questions, contact:
Office of Financial Aid
Scripps College
1030 Columbia Avenue #2027
Claremont, CA 91711
Phone: (909) 621-8275
Email: finaid@scrippscollege.edu

Office of Admission
Office of Financial Aid

More information on applying to Scripps
More information on applying for financial aid at Scripps

Contact Information (for sending admission and financial aid materials):

Mail or email official transcripts to:
Office of Admission
Scripps College
1030 Columbia Avenue #2000
Claremont, CA 91711
Email: questbridge@scrippscollege.edu (have your counselor email official transcript to this address)

Submit Supporting Documentation for Financial Aid to the College Board’s IDOC Service.