For Students: Viewing Scattergrams

Client Success Team Updated by Client Success Team

In this article you'll find the following:

  1. How do I view College Scattergrams?
    1. Scattergrams on College Details pages
    2. Scattergrams in My College
  2. Understanding Scattergrams
Scattergrams show historical admissions decision using GPAs and SAT/ACT scores of students who graduated from your high school before you. Scattergrams are meant to provide a guidepost to gauge likelihood of acceptance. Remember, they are not intended to predict admission results.

How do I view College Scattergrams?

There are a few ways to view scattergrams of historic application data.

Scattergrams on College Details pages

To view scattergrams, follow these steps:

  1. Go to the college details page of the college whose scattergram you wish to view.
  2. Click the Analysis icon.

Scattergrams in My Colleges

To view scattergrams, follow these steps:

  1. Go to My Colleges.
  2. Click the college tile to open the expanded view.
  3. Click View Scattergram

Understanding Scattergrams

Scattergrams display historic application outcomes for colleges when enough data is available.

There are multiple settings to refine scattergram data, explained below:

Toggle between Unweighted GPA and Weighted GPA

- allows you to toggle results to display within a weighted or unweighted GPA scale.

Change the Class Range

- allows you to adjust the class range of data displayed within the scattergram.

Toggle Display of the Acceptance Heatmap

- allows you to toggle the display of the heatmap view for greater detail.

Filter Data by Application Type

- allows you to filter data by application type.

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