Admission Statistics

Selective College & University Admission Rates 2016

College Overall
Acceptance Rate
Regular Decision
Acceptance Rate
Early Admission
Acceptance Rate
% Class Filled
Early Admission
Brown 9.0% 7.6% 22.0% 22.9%
Columbia 6.0% 4.8% 17.6% 28.2%
Cornell 13.9% 12.4% 25.7% 19.9%
Dartmouth 10.5% 9.0% 25.6% 22.7%
Harvard 5.2% 3.4% 14.8% 45.0%
Penn 9.4% 7.0% 23.1% 36.3%
Princeton 6.4% 4.4% 18.5% 41.4%
Yale 6.2% 4.4% 17.0% 40.3%
Stanford 4.7% 3.6% 9.5% 36.1%
MIT 5.6% 7.3% 8.4% 44.1%
Cal Tech 10.5%
Carnegie Mellon 24.7%
University of Chicago 8.8%
Duke 11.6%
Emory 25.9%
Georgetown 16.5%
Johns Hopkins 16.8%
Northwestern 13.9%
Notre Dame 22.7%
Tufts 18.7%
UC Berkeley 20.8%
UC Davis 39.4%
UC San Diego 36.7%
UC Santa Barbara 38.9%
UCLA 20.1%
UNC Chapel Hill 25.3%
USC 19.7%
Vanderbilt 11.9%
Virginia 29.4%
Wash. U St. Louis 15.1%
Amherst 13.6%
Barnard 20.5%
Bates 23.6%
Bowdoin 14.5%
Carleton 20.1%
Claremont McKenna 11.7%
Colgate 25.6%
Colby 25.6%
Haverford 23.2%
Kenyon 38.8%
Macalester 34.1%
Middlebury 19.2%
Pitzer 14.5%
Pomona 12.9%
Smith 42.0%
Swarthmore 14.0%
Vassar 23.1%
Wellesley 28.1%
Wesleyan 19.3%
Williams 16.8%