Welcome to College Confidential!

The leading college-bound community on the web

Sign Up For Free

Join for FREE, and start talking with other members, weighing in on community discussions, and more.

Also, by registering and logging in you'll see fewer ads and pesky welcome messages (like this one!)

As a CC member, you can:

  • Reply to threads, and start your own.
  • Post reviews of your campus visits.
  • Find hundreds of pages of informative articles.
  • Search from over 3 million scholarships.
College Confidential’s “Dean,” Sally Rubenstone, put together 25 of her best tips. So far, the "25 Tips from the Dean" eBook has helped more than 10K students choose a college, get in, and pay for it. Get your free copy: http://goo.gl/9zDJTM

How important is one's sat or act writing score

swiftjabswiftjab Registered User Posts: 177 Junior Member
Compared to other factors of college admission.

Replies to: How important is one's sat or act writing score

  • 112358112358 Registered User Posts: 1,944 Senior Member
    Depends on the college. Some don't count it at all; some weigh it the same as CR/M.
  • Biggie_SmallsBiggie_Smalls Registered User Posts: 587 Member
    True. Just don't have a big drop in your score from CR and M to W. It's just another factor. And the fact they have a written essay on the section is used to compare to your college app essay so that they know you wrote it. That's probably the biggest thing they use the writing section for.
This discussion has been closed.