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Class of 2022 Admission Rates

Thu, Mar 15, 2018 @ 03:46 PM

resources for accepted studentsAs Colleges Begin Releasing Admission Decisions, MIT Is One of the First With 6.7% Acceptance Rate

Here’s a look at some of the first admission rates and application numbers from the class of 2022.

It’s looking like it will be another competitive admissions season for the class of 2022, with acceptance rates for the incoming freshman class remaining low and even dropping slightly from the 2016-17, with the release of MIT’s admission rate of 6.7%.

Admission Rates

MIT was one of the first highly selective colleges to release admission decisions this year, notifying students of their application decision on Pi Day. Of the 21,706 students who applied to MIT’s class of 2022, only 1,464 were accepted – just 6.7%. In 2017, MIT admitted a slightly higher percentage of applicants, with an admit rate of 7.1% for the class of 2021.

 

Application Numbers

Once again, many colleges reported a record-high number of applications for the class of 2022.

This year, NYU reported that 75,307 students applied for admission to the class of 2022 – “the most applicants received by any private university in the United States,” according to the university.

Brown University received a record-high number of applications to the class of 2022, with 35,368 students applying – an 8% increase over the year before. Yale University also reported a record-setting applicant pool, with 35,305 students applying to the class of 2022.

Here are some available admit rates for the class of 2022. Check back for updates as colleges continue to release regular admission decisions and more admission statistics become available!

School

Class of 2022 Admission Rate

Class of 2021 Admission Rate

Barnard College

13.7%

14.8%

Boston College

27%

32%

Boston University

22%

25%

Brown University

7.2%

8.3%

Colby College

13%

15.8%

Columbia University

5.5%

5.8%

Cornell University

10.3%

12.5%

Dartmouth College

TBA

10.4%

Davidson College

18.7%

20%

Duke University

8%

9%

Georgetown University

14.5%

15.4%

Georgia Institute of Technology

TBA

23.2%

Harvard University

4.59%

5.2%

Johns Hopkins University

9.9%

11.8%

Middlebury College

18.4%

19.6%

MIT

6.7%

7.1%

New York University

19%

28%

Northwestern University

8.4%

9%

Pomona College

6.9%

8.2%

Princeton University

5.49%

6.09%

Stanford University

4.29%

4.65%

Swarthmore College

9.1%

10.2%

Tufts University

TBA

14.8%

Tulane University

17%

21%

University of Chicago

TBA

8.7%

University of Pennsylvania

8.4%

9.1%

University of Southern California

13%

16%

University of Virginia

26.5%

27%

Vanderbilt University

TBA

10.3%

Washington University in St. Louis

15%

16%

Wellesley College

19%

22%

Williams College

12.1%

14.6%

Yale University

6.3%

6.9%

 

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