Last resort: Poor SAT scores but top grades? Consider SAT-optional colleges

Sarah Lawrence College is one of a growing number of top colleges which accept students without SAT or ACT scores.

A recent article in New York magazine takes a look at the admissions process at Sarah Lawrence College. According to the author, Sarah Lawrence claims to be the only college in the country that does not consider SAT scores at all. Grades, personal qualities (extracurricular activities, background factors, interview) and writing make up their admissions factors.

http://nymag.com/news/intelligencer/65135/

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