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Class of 2021 Admission Rates

By IvyWise on Wed, Mar 15, 2017 @ 11:32 AM

Colleges Continue to Report Record-High Application Numbers, MIT Admits 7.1% of Applicants to the Class of 2021

Here’s a look at some of the first admission rates and application numbers from the class of 2021.

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Weekly College Admissions News Roundup, Jan. 23-27

By IvyWise on Fri, Jan 27, 2017 @ 11:20 AM

More Class of 2021 Application Statistics Available


January is almost over, and as we move further into the spring semester it’s important for college bound students to stay informed on the latest application trends and statistics.

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Watch These 3 Great College Acceptance Videos

By IvyWise on Wed, Dec 21, 2016 @ 03:25 PM

IvyWise Pro Bono Students Share the Moments They Learned of Their Early Acceptances to College


What’s it like to be accepted to your early decision or early action college? These students shared their reactions!

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Class of 2020 Yield Rates

By IvyWise on Wed, May 18, 2016 @ 10:44 AM

 Colleges Report Matriculation for the Class of 2020


This college admissions season saw record-low admission rates, but what colleges are really concerned about is yield – the percentage of admitted students who enroll. Yield rates for the class of 2020 are starting to emerge – giving prospective students a better picture of the most recent freshman class.

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Weekly College Admissions News Roundup, Dec. 15-19

By IvyWise on Fri, Dec 19, 2014 @ 09:40 AM

College Enrollment Drops Slightly, More Class of 2019 Early Admission Rates  

This week was full of early decision chaos, with many students hearing back from their early schools earlier this week.  

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Class of 2017 College Acceptance Rates

By IvyWise on Thu, Mar 28, 2013 @ 06:32 PM

Admit rates slightly dip again

Ivy Legaue schools released their regular admissions decisions today, and once again the admission rates reached record lows.

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Colleges Announce Misreporting Data for Rankings

By IvyWise on Wed, Jan 30, 2013 @ 05:24 PM

Four universities and one graduate program have come forward in the past year admitting to the release of false admissions data

Within the past year, four undergraduate programs and one graduate program have admitted to misreporting their admissions data for U.S. News & World Report’s college rankings, causing some to question just how many schools may be inflating statistics. Bucknell University and Tulane University’s Freeman School of Business are the most recent schools to announce misinformation, both coming forward in the past two weeks. They join Claremont McKenna College, Emory University, and George Washington University which have already reported false standardized test scores, class rankings, GPAs, and other statistics for admitted and enrolled students.

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IvyWise Class of 2012

By Sarah Shanahan on Fri, Jul 20, 2012 @ 12:43 PM

Congratulations, IvyWise Class of 2012!

Before we enter the commotion of another busy and exciting college application season, we wanted to take a moment to acknowledge the IvyWise class of 2012 – Congratulations! 92% of you were accepted to one or more of your three top-choice schools! All of our students were accepted to at least one of their best-fit schools.

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College Acceptance Rates, Then and Now

By Sarah Shanahan on Tue, Jun 12, 2012 @ 12:06 PM

College Acceptance Rates, Then and Now

This summer, as many rising seniors create their college list, we remind our students that there are no guarantees when it comes to college admissions. Admission at the nation's most selective schools has become much more competitive over the past decade. To add some perspective, keep in mind that parents of today's high school students likely applied to college 20 or more years ago.

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College Acceptance Rates, Class of 2016

By Sarah Shanahan on Tue, Apr 03, 2012 @ 11:31 AM

College Admission Rates, Class of 2016

College admission at the nation’s most selective schools has become increasingly competitive. As another admissions cycle comes to an end, many colleges are reporting another rise in applications and another decrease in acceptance rates. According to the Department of Education, there are 3.2 million graduating seniors in the US this year and the number of international students in the US has increased by more than 20% since 2007. Below is a list of colleges including the number of students who applied to each school and the percentage of students who were accepted. We will continue to update this list as more information is released in the coming weeks. 

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