86 students, 47 women and 39 men

25 states represented

4 foreign countries: Canada, Greece, South Korea, Turkey

10 non-US citizens: Bulgarian, Canadian, Greek, Nepalese, South Korean, Turkish


Average GPA: 3.82/4.0 (unweighted)

Class Rank: 9 Valedictorians, 3 Salutatorians

Top 2% of their class: 25 Students

Median SAT (CR/M/W): 730 / 770 / 710

Median ACT (composite): 34

Median SAT Subject Tests:

Math Level 2: 770
Chemistry: 760
Physics: 755

17 National Merit Scholars


Many of our students participated in the following:

78% Community Service 23% Research projects
64% Music 21% Student government
67% Athletics 43% held part-time jobs
58% Academic Teams 4% U.S. Presidential Scholars



Members of the Class of 2017 accomplished the following feats before enrolling at Olin...

  • Founded a start-up publishing company
  • Traveled to Costa Rica to perform concerts in rural communities
  • Has a black belt in Tae Kwon Do
  • Accomplished glassblower
  • Started a robotics program at a K-12 school in Haridwar, India
  • Coaches a middle school Science Olympiad team
  • Won a Girl Scout Gold Award
  • Led a talk on human trafficking at Education Outreach
  • Participates in poetry slams
  • Created an emergency medicine mobile app
  • Had an undefeated 2013 softball season
  • Ran the first Treats for the Troops program in their hometown
  • Created a full-length documentary about street performers in New York City
  • Did a community service project in the Galapagos Island, the Amazon rainforest, and the Andes
  • Co-authored a student research paper published in MTS Journal
  • Co-founded a nonprofit called Education Matters that collects money and supplies for needy schools