(2013.04.15) 2013 Acceptance Rates at Private Colleges & Universities

 

No. of Applicants

No. of Admitted Students

 Percentage Admitted

 Stanford

 38,828 (36,631 in 2012)

 2,213 (2,427 in 2012)

 5.7% (6.6% in 2012)

 Harvard

 35,023 (34,302 in 2012)

 2,029 (2,032 in 2012)

 5.8% (5.9% in 2012)

 Yale

 29,610 (28,974 in 2012)

 1,991 (1,975 in 2012)

 6.7% (6.8% in 2012)

 Columbia

 33,531 (31,851 in 2012)

 2,311 (2,363 in 2012)

 6.9% (7.4% in 2012)

 Princeton

 26,498 (26,664 in 2012)

 1,931 (2,095 in 2012)

 7.3% (7.9% in 2012)

 MIT

 18,989 (18,109 in 2012)

 1,548 (1,620 in 2012)

 8.2% (8.9% in 2012)

 Univ of Chicago

 30,369 (25,277 in 2012)

 2,676 (3,344 in 2012)

 8.8% (13.2% in 2012)

 Brown

 28,919 (28,742 in 2012)

 2,649 (2,670 in 2012)

 9.2% (9.3% in 2012)

 Dartmouth

 22,416 (23,110 in 2012)

 2,252 (2,180 in 2012)

 10.1% (9.4% in 2012)

 Caltech

 5,536 (5,537 in 2012)

 584 (651 in 2012)

 10.6% (11.8% in 2012)

 Duke

 31,785 (31,610 in 2012)

 3,682 (3,752 in 2012)

 11.6% (11.9% in 2012)

 Vanderbilt

 31,056 (28,348 in 2012)

 3,717 (4,034 in 2012)

 12.0% (14.2% in 2012)

 Univ of Pennsylvania

 31,280 (31,216 in 2012)

 3,785 (3,840 in 2012)

 12.1% (12.3% in 2012)

 Pomona College

 7,153 (7,457 in 2012)

 922 (956 in 2012)

 12.9% (12.8% in 2012)

 Amherst

 7,927 (8,555 in 2012)

 1,084 (1,020 in 2012)

 13.7% (11.9% in 2012)

 Northwestern

 32,772 (32,065 in 2012)

 4,554 (4,895 in 2012)

 13.9% (15.3% in 2012)

 Swarthmore

 6,614 (6,589 in 2012)

 929 (929 in 2012)

 14.0% (14.1% in 2012)

 Pitzer

 4,105 (4,227 in 2012)

 597 ( in 2012)

 14.5% (15.7% in 2012)

 Wash. Univ in St. Louis

 30,117 (27,265 in 2012)

 4,520 (4,876 in 2012)

 15.0% (15.4% in 2012)

 Cornell

 40,006 (37,812 in 2012)

 6,062 (6,119 in 2012)

 15.2% (16.2% in 2012)

 Georgetown

 19,879 (20,100 in 2012)

 3,293 (3,316 in 2012)

 16.6%(16.5% in 2012)

 Williams

 6,853 (7,067 in 2012)

 1,157 (1,182 in 2012)

 16.9% (16.7% in 2012)

 Johns Hopkins

 20,163 (20,496 in 2012)

 3,464 (3,628 in 2012)

 17.2% (17.7% in 2012)

 Tufts

 18,420 (16,378 in 2012)

 3,445 (3439 in 2012)

 18.7% (21.0% in 2012)

 Wesleyan

 10,974 (10,503 in 2012)

 2,126

 19.4%

 USC

 47,285 (46,104 in 2012)

 9,304 (9,187 in 2012)

 19.7% (19.9% in 2012)

 Carnegie Mellon

 18,879 (17,313 in 2012)

 4,662 (4,807 in 2012)

 24.6% (28% in 2012)

 Emory

 17,698 (17,493 in 2012)

 4,592 (4,614 in 2012)

 26.0% (28.4% in 2012)

 Wellesley

 4,794 (4,548 in 2012)

 1,342 (1,349 in 2012)

 28.0% (29.7% in 2012)

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