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Ivy League Admission Stats (+ Stanford and MIT)

 

Ivy League Colleges Overall Acceptance Rate Total Applications Early Applications Early Acceptances Early Acceptance Rate Regular Applications Regular Acceptances Regular Acceptance Rate
Harvard
(Mass.)
6.2%
34,950
-
-
-
34,950
2,158
6.2%
Yale
(Conn.)
7.4%
27,282
5,257
761
14.5%
22,025
1,245
5.7%
Princeton
(N.J.)
8.4%
27,189
-
-
-
27,189
2,282
8.4%
Columbia
(N.Y.)
6.9%
34,929
3,217
627
19.5%
31,712
1,792
5.7%
UPenn
(P.A.)
12.3%
31,659
4,557
1,195
26.2%
27,102
2,685
9.9%
Brown
(R.I.)
8.7%
30,946
2,796
577
20.6%
28,150
2,115
7.5%
Dartmouth
(N.H.)
9.7%
22,385
1,759
444
25.2%
20,626
1,734
8.4%
Cornell
(N.Y.)
18%
36,392
3,456
1,228
35.5%
32,936
5,306
16.1%
Stanford
(Calif.)
7.1%
34,348
-
-
-
-
-
-
MIT
(Mass.)
9.7%
17,909
6,404
772
12.1%
15,547
943
6.1%

 

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* An asterisk indicates a public school. (Data from NCES for Fall of 2007)
Note: SAT Scores are shown for the 25th-75th percentile.
Rank School Admissions Rate SAT Total SAT Critical Reading SAT Math SAT Writing
1 Harvard University
Cambridge, MA
8.8% 2100 - 2380 700 - 800 700 - 790 700 - 790
2 Yale University
New Haven, CT
8.9% 2080 - 2370 700 - 790 690 - 790 690 - 790
3 Princeton University
Princeton, NJ
9.7% 2080 - 2360 690 - 790 700 - 790 690 - 780
4 Stanford University
Stanford, CA
10.3% 2000 - 2310 660 - 760 680 - 790 660 - 760
5 Columbia University
New York, NY
11.6% 1990 - 2290 660 - 760 670 - 780 660 - 750
6 Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Cambridge, MA
12.5% 2040 - 2310 660 - 760 720 - 800 660 - 750
7 Brown University
Providence, RI
14.0% 1990 - 2290 660 - 760 670 - 770 660 - 760
8 Dartmouth College
Hanover, NH
15.7% 2020 - 2320 670 - 770 680 - 780 670 - 770
9 University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA
16.0% 1990 - 2270 650 - 750 680 - 770 660 - 750
10 California Institute of Technology
Pasadena, CA
16.9% 2150 - 2350 700 - 780 770 - 800 680 - 770
11 Washington University in St Louis
Saint Louis, MO
17.3% 2055 - 2295 680 - 750 690 - 780 n/a - n/a
12 Georgetown University
Washington, DC
20.8% 1950 - 2235 650 - 750 650 - 740 n/a - n/a
13 Cornell University
Ithaca, NY
21.4% 1920 - 2220 630 - 730 660 - 770 630 - 720
14 Duke University
Durham, NC
22.7% 1990 - 2290 650 - 760 680 - 780 660 - 750
15 University of California-Berkeley
Berkeley, CA
23.8% 1790 - 2160 580 - 710 620 - 740 590 - 710
16 University of Notre Dame
Notre Dame, IN
24.5% 1930 - 2230 640 - 750 660 - 760 630 - 720
17 University of Southern California
Los Angeles, CA
25.0% 1910 - 2180 620 - 720 650 - 740 640 - 720
18 Rice University
Houston, TX
25.1% 1950 - 2260 640 - 730 670 - 780 640 - 750
19 Johns Hopkins University
Baltimore, MD
25.7% 1910 - 2220 630 - 730 650 - 760 630 - 730
20 University of California-Los Angeles
Los Angeles, CA
25.8% 1760 - 2090 570 - 680 610 - 720 580 - 690
21 Boston College
Chestnut Hill, MA
27.3% 1860 - 2140 610 - 710 630 - 720 620 - 710
22 Tufts University
Medford, MA
27.5% 2010 - 2230 670 - 750 670 - 740 670 - 740
23 Carnegie Mellon University
Pittsburgh, PA
28.0% 1900 - 2190 610 - 710 680 - 780 610 - 700
24 Northwestern University
Evanston, IL
29.6% 1980 - 2250 650 - 740 670 - 760 n/a - n/a
25 Emory University
Atlanta, GA
31.9% 1950 - 2205 640 - 730 660 - 740 n/a - n/a
26 Lehigh University
Bethlehem, PA
31.9% 1920 - 2025 600 - 640 680 - 710 n/a - n/a
27 Vanderbilt University
Nashville, TN
32.8% 1940 - 2210 640 - 740 660 - 740 640 - 730
28 College of William and Mary
Williamsburg, VA
33.7% 1870 - 2160 630 - 740 620 - 710 620 - 710
29 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, NC
34.1% 1780 - 2070 590 - 690 610 - 700 580 - 680
30 Pepperdine University
Malibu, CA
34.8% 1670 - 2020 550 - 670 560 - 680 560 - 670
31 University of Virginia-Main Campus
Charlottesville, VA
35.2% 1800 - 2120 590 - 700 610 - 720 600 - 700
32 Brandeis University
Waltham, MA
36.3% 1890 - 2190 630 - 730 630 - 730 n/a - n/a
33 New York University
New York, NY
36.7% 1860 - 2140 620 - 710 620 - 720 620 - 710
34 George Washington University
Washington, DC
37.8% 1770 - 2060 590 - 690 600 - 690 580 - 680
35 University of Miami
Coral Gables, FL
38.0% 1740 - 2020 580 - 680 600 - 690 560 - 650
36 University of Chicago
Chicago, IL
38.5% 1980 - 2295 670 - 770 650 - 760 n/a - n/a
37 Northeastern University
Boston, MA
39.4% 1755 - 2010 570 - 660 600 - 680 n/a - n/a
38 University of Rochester
Rochester, NY
39.8% 1845 - 2130 600 - 700 630 - 720 n/a - n/a
39 University of Florida
Gainesville, FL
42.1% 1710 - 2040 560 - 670 580 - 690 n/a - n/a
40 Fordham University
Bronx, NY
42.1% 1695 - 1995 570 - 670 560 - 660 n/a - n/a
41 Wake Forest University
Winston Salem, NC
42.4% 1860 - 2115 610 - 700 630 - 710 n/a - n/a
42 SUNY at Binghamton
Binghamton, NY
43.1% 1770 - 2010 570 - 650 610 - 690 n/a - n/a
43 Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, NY
43.2% 1580 - 1890 520 - 620 560 - 660 500 - 610
44 San Diego State University
San Diego, CA
43.9% 1410 - 1740 460 - 570 480 - 590 n/a - n/a
45 Baylor University
Waco, TX
44.0% 1665 - 1965 550 - 650 560 - 660 n/a - n/a
46 Tulane University of Louisiana
New Orleans, LA
44.4% 1790 - 2060 600 - 690 590 - 680 600 - 690
47 University of California-San Diego
La Jolla, CA
45.6% 1700 - 2030 540 - 660 600 - 700 560 - 670
48 Andrews University
Berrien Springs, MI
47.0% 1370 - 1800 470 - 600 440 - 610 460 - 590
49 University of Maryland-College Park
College Park, MD
47.0% 1755 - 2070 570 - 680 600 - 700 n/a - n/a
50 University of San Diego
San Diego, CA
48.1% 1620 - 1910 530 - 630 550 - 650 540 - 630
51 Texas Christian University
Fort Worth, TX
48.9% 1590 - 1880 530 - 620 530 - 640 530 - 620
52 Rutgers University-Newark
Newark, NJ
49.2% 1455 - 1740 470 - 560 500 - 600 n/a - n/a
53 Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Troy, NY
49.4% 1830 - 2090 600 - 690 650 - 730 580 - 670
54 University of Connecticut
Storrs, CT
49.4% 1630 - 1930 530 - 630 560 - 660 540 - 640
55 University of South Florida
Tampa, FL
49.7% 1510 - 1810 510 - 610 520 - 620 480 - 580
56 Southern Methodist University
Dallas, TX
50.1% 1690 - 1980 560 - 660 570 - 670 560 - 650
57 University of Michigan-Ann Arbor
Ann Arbor, MI
50.3% 1830 - 2130 590 - 690 630 - 730 n/a - n/a
58 Syracuse University
Syracuse, NY
50.6% 1665 - 1995 540 - 650 570 - 680 n/a - n/a
59 The University of Texas at Austin
Austin, TX
50.7% 1600 - 1990 530 - 660 560 - 690 510 - 640
60 Stevens Institute of Technology
Hoboken, NJ
50.8% 1755 - 2040 550 - 650 620 - 710 n/a - n/a
61 SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry
Syracuse, NY
50.8% 1575 - 1845 510 - 610 540 - 620 n/a - n/a
62 Nova Southeastern University
Fort Lauderdale, FL
50.9% 1340 - 1640 460 - 540 440 - 560 440 - 540
63 University of Tulsa
Tulsa, OK
51.1% 1710 - 2100 560 - 700 580 - 700 n/a - n/a
64 SUNY at Buffalo
Buffalo, NY
51.7% 1560 - 1890 500 - 610 540 - 650 n/a - n/a
65 Georgia State University
Atlanta, GA
52.4% 1485 - 1770 490 - 590 500 - 590 n/a - n/a
66 American University
Washington, DC
53.2% 1750 - 2050 590 - 690 580 - 670 580 - 690
67 University of California-Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, CA
53.4% 1570 - 1930 520 - 640 530 - 650 520 - 640
68 The New School
New York, NY
53.5% 1500 - 1860 500 - 630 490 - 610 510 - 620
69 Barry University
Miami, FL
53.7% 1280 - 1560 440 - 520 420 - 520 420 - 520
70 Howard University
Washington, DC
53.7% 1310 - 1960 460 - 660 440 - 650 410 - 650
71 University of Hartford
West Hartford, CT
53.9% 1425 - 1740 470 - 570 480 - 590 n/a - n/a
72 Clemson University
Clemson, SC
54.7% 1650 - 1940 540 - 640 580 - 670 530 - 630
73 George Mason University
Fairfax, VA
55.1% 1545 - 1815 510 - 600 520 - 610 n/a - n/a
74 Florida State University
Tallahassee, FL
55.1% 1635 - 1905 540 - 630 550 - 640 n/a - n/a
75 The University of Texas at Dallas
Richardson, TX
55.6% 1680 - 2040 540 - 670 580 - 690 n/a - n/a
76 The University of Texas at Arlington
Arlington, TX
55.7% 1400 - 1740 460 - 580 490 - 600 450 - 560
77 University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus
Pittsburgh, PA
55.8% 1695 - 1980 560 - 660 570 - 660 n/a - n/a
78 SUNY at Albany
Albany, NY
55.8% 1500 - 1785 490 - 580 510 - 610 n/a - n/a
79 Clark University
Worcester, MA
56.0% 1644 - 1965 553 - 660 543 - 650 n/a - n/a
80 Rutgers University-New Brunswick
New Brunswick, NJ
56.3% 1605 - 1950 520 - 630 550 - 670 n/a - n/a
81 Illinois Institute of Technology
Chicago, IL
56.4% 1693 - 2020 543 - 670 620 - 710 530 - 640
82 Florida Atlantic University
Boca Raton, FL
56.7% 1380 - 1650 460 - 550 470 - 560 450 - 540
83 University of Minnesota-Twin Cities
Minneapolis, MN
56.8% 1680 - 2070 540 - 680 580 - 700 n/a - n/a
84 University of Southern Mississippi
Hattiesburg, MS
57.6% 1342.5 - 1770 435 - 590 460 - 590 n/a - n/a
85 University of Georgia
Athens, GA
57.9% 1680 - 1970 560 - 660 570 - 660 550 - 650
86 Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus
University Park, PA
58.0% 1620 - 1920 520 - 620 560 - 660 n/a - n/a
87 Boston University
Boston, MA
58.3% 1770 - 2060 580 - 680 600 - 690 590 - 690
88 Ohio State University-Main Campus
Columbus, OH
59.0% 1695 - 1995 550 - 650 580 - 680 n/a - n/a
89 University of the Pacific
Stockton, CA
59.1% 1563 - 1930 510 - 630 543 - 670 510 - 630
90 St. John's University-New York
Queens, NY
59.2% 1425 - 1785 470 - 580 480 - 610 n/a - n/a
91 University of Delaware
Newark, DE
59.3% 1590 - 1910 520 - 630 540 - 650 530 - 630
92 University of New Hampshire-Main Campus
Durham, NH
59.3% 1515 - 1830 500 - 600 510 - 620 n/a - n/a
93 University of La Verne
La Verne, CA
59.6% 1350 - 1670 450 - 550 450 - 560 450 - 560
94 Regent University
Virginia Beach, VA
60.0% 1395 - 1755 485 - 620 445 - 550 n/a - n/a
95 University of Central Florida
Orlando, FL
60.2% 1580 - 1860 530 - 620 540 - 640 510 - 600
96 University of California-Irvine
Irvine, CA
60.4% 1610 - 1920 520 - 620 560 - 670 530 - 630
97 University of Missouri-Kansas City
Kansas City, MO
60.4% 1621.5 - 2052 533 - 668 548 - 700 n/a - n/a
98 Colorado School of Mines
Golden, CO
60.9% 1695 - 1995 530 - 640 600 - 690 n/a - n/a
99 University of Massachusetts-Boston
Boston, MA
61.3% 1320 - 1680 430 - 550 450 - 570 n/a - n/a
100 North Carolina State University at Raleigh
Raleigh, NC
61.4% 1590 - 1880 520 - 620 560 - 660 510 - 600
101 Virginia Commonwealth University
Richmond, VA
61.5% 1440 - 1740 480 - 580 480 - 580 n/a - n/a
102 University of Arkansas Main Campus
Fayetteville, AR
61.8% 1545 - 1920 510 - 630 520 - 650 n/a - n/a
103 Trinity International University
Deerfield, IL
62.0% 1410 - 1830 480 - 630 460 - 590 n/a - n/a
104 Hofstra University
Hempstead, NY
62.0% 1620 - 1875 530 - 620 550 - 630 n/a - n/a
105 University of South Carolina-Columbia
Columbia, SC
63.0% 1590 - 1890 520 - 620 540 - 640 n/a - n/a
106 Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus
Atlanta, GA
63.0% 1820 - 2090 590 - 690 650 - 730 580 - 670
107 The University of Alabama
Tuscaloosa, AL
63.9% 1485 - 1845 490 - 610 500 - 620 n/a - n/a
108 New Jersey Institute of Technology
Newark, NJ
64.1% 1500 - 1800 480 - 580 550 - 650 470 - 570
109 University of Washington-Seattle Campus
Seattle, WA
64.6% 1620 - 1980 520 - 650 560 - 670 n/a - n/a
110 University of North Texas
Denton, TX
65.4% 1485 - 1800 490 - 600 500 - 600 n/a - n/a
111 University of Wisconsin-Madison
Madison, WI
65.6% 1720 - 2050 550 - 670 610 - 710 560 - 670
112 Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Worcester, MA
65.6% 1750 - 2040 560 - 670 630 - 710 560 - 660
113 University of Massachusetts Amherst
Amherst, MA
65.6% 1545 - 1860 510 - 610 520 - 630 n/a - n/a
114 Montana State University
Bozeman, MT
66.0% 1470 - 1860 480 - 610 500 - 630 n/a - n/a
115 Clark Atlanta University
Atlanta, GA
66.1% 1215 - 1455 410 - 490 400 - 480 n/a - n/a
116 University of Memphis
Memphis, TN
66.2% 1380 - 1770 460 - 620 460 - 580 460 - 570
117 Widener University-Main Campus
Chester, PA
66.3% 1335 - 1635 440 - 530 450 - 560 n/a - n/a
118 University of San Francisco
San Francisco, CA
66.7% 1522 - 1840 502 - 610 510 - 620 510 - 610
119 Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Blacksburg, VA
67.1% 1630 - 1930 530 - 630 570 - 670 530 - 630
120 Marquette University
Milwaukee, WI
67.3% 1620 - 1930 540 - 630 550 - 660 530 - 640
121 University of California-Davis
Davis, CA
67.8% 1530 - 1910 490 - 620 540 - 660 500 - 630
122 University of Nevada-Las Vegas
Las Vegas, NV
67.9% 1350 - 1710 450 - 560 450 - 580 n/a - n/a
123 University of Hawaii at Manoa
Honolulu, HI
68.2% 1485 - 1785 480 - 580 510 - 610 n/a - n/a
124 Adelphi University
Garden City, NY
68.9% 1450 - 1750 480 - 580 490 - 590 480 - 580
125 University of Colorado Denver
Denver, CO
68.9% 1425 - 1792.5 470 - 600 480 - 595 n/a - n/a
126 University of Maryland-Baltimore County
Baltimore, MD
69.0% 1600 - 1930 520 - 640 560 - 660 520 - 630
127 Auburn University Main Campus
Auburn University, AL
69.0% 1530 - 1860 500 - 610 520 - 630 n/a - n/a
128 Temple University
Philadelphia, PA
69.1% 1470 - 1770 490 - 590 490 - 590 n/a - n/a
129 Yeshiva University
New York, NY
69.4% 1650 - 2040 540 - 680 560 - 680 n/a - n/a
130 Northern Illinois University
Dekalb, IL
69.5% 1450 - 1800 470 - 600 510 - 620 470 - 580
131 University of Vermont
Burlington, VT
69.5% 1610 - 1900 540 - 630 540 - 640 530 - 630
132 University of Massachusetts-Lowell
Lowell, MA
69.7% 1470 - 1695 480 - 520 500 - 610 n/a - n/a
133 Indiana University-Bloomington
Bloomington, IN
69.8% 1545 - 1890 510 - 620 520 - 640 n/a - n/a
134 Indiana State University
Terre Haute, IN
70.3% 1230 - 1550 410 - 520 420 - 530 400 - 500
135 Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis
Indianapolis, IN
70.6% 1305 - 1650 430 - 540 440 - 560 n/a - n/a
136 Southern Illinois University Carbondale
Carbondale, IL
70.8% 1315 - 1625 440 - 535 455 - 550 420 - 540
137 University of Louisville
Louisville, KY
70.8% 1500 - 1905 500 - 630 500 - 640 n/a - n/a
138 Portland State University
Portland, OR
70.9% 1380 - 1755 460 - 590 460 - 580 n/a - n/a
139 University of New Mexico-Main Campus
Albuquerque, NM
70.9% 1395 - 1800 470 - 600 460 - 600 n/a - n/a
140 University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Champaign, IL
71.0% 1785 - 2115 550 - 670 640 - 740 n/a - n/a
141 The University of West Florida
Pensacola, FL
71.0% 1440 - 1740 480 - 590 480 - 570 n/a - n/a
142 Indiana University of Pennsylvania-Main Campus
Indiana, PA
71.5% 1290 - 1590 430 - 530 430 - 530 430 - 530
143 The University of Tennessee
Knoxville, TN
71.5% 1575 - 1905 520 - 630 530 - 640 n/a - n/a
144 Texas Woman's University
Denton, TX
71.5% 1290 - 1590 430 - 530 430 - 530 n/a - n/a
145 Drexel University
Philadelphia, PA
71.7% 1635 - 1950 530 - 630 560 - 670 n/a - n/a
146 Ball State University
Muncie, IN
72.0% 1400 - 1710 470 - 570 470 - 580 460 - 560
147 Texas A & M University
College Station, TX
72.1% 1580 - 1910 520 - 630 560 - 670 500 - 610
148 University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Greensboro, NC
72.4% 1390 - 1700 460 - 570 480 - 570 450 - 560
149 Cleveland State University
Cleveland, OH
73.1% 1215 - 1635 410 - 540 400 - 550 n/a - n/a
150 University of North Carolina at Charlotte
Charlotte, NC
73.1% 1420 - 1700 470 - 560 490 - 590 460 - 550

 

 
 
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