Princeton University

Princeton University (referred to as Princeton) is a Private, 4 years school located in Princeton, NJ. It is classified as Research University (very high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. The 2020 tuition & fees at Princeton University is $48,502. The school has a total enrollment of 8,374 and student to faculty ratio is 20.00% (5 to 1).

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Who Accredits Princeton University

Princeton University is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education (1/1/1921 - Current).

Princeton University Overview

Princeton University (referred to as Princeton) is a Private, 4 years school located in Princeton, NJ. It is classified as Research University (very high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. The 2020 tuition & fees at Princeton University is $48,502. The school has a total enrollment of 8,374 and student to faculty ratio is 20.00% (5 to 1).

Princeton 2020 Key Statistics
Tuition & Fees$48,502
Acceptance Rate6%
Student Population8,374
Graduation Rate98%
Student to Faculty Ratio5 to 1

The undergraduate tuition & fees at Princeton University is $48,502 for academic year 2019-2020. The graduate tuition & fees at Princeton University is $56,470 for academic year 2019-2020. Princeton University offers the alternative tuition plansprepaid payment plan, tuition payment plan, including prepaid payment plan, tuition payment plan. 59% of enrolled students have received grants and/or scholarships and the average amount of received financial aid is $50,655 (exclude student loans).

Princeton 2020 Tuition & Fees
Undergraduate
Tuition & Fees$48,502
Graduate
Tuition & Fees$56,470
Average Financial Amount$50,655

The acceptance rate at Princeton University is 6% and the admission yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 70%.
The average SAT score is 1,515 and the average ACT score is 34. Princeton University accepts advanced placement(AP) credits.

Princeton 2020 Admission Statistics
Acceptance Rate6%
Yield (Enrollment Rate)70%
SAT Scores1,515
ACT Scores34

Princeton University offers ROTC, study abroad, teacher certification program. On Princeton University campus, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers are provided for their students.

Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services at Princeton
Distance Learning (Online Classes)Not Offered
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army, Navy, Air Force)
  • Study abroad
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers

Princeton Key Statistics

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6%

Acceptance Rate

8,374

Total Number of Students

$48,502

Tuition & Fees

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Total Full-time Faculties

5 to 1

Student to Faculty Ratio

98%

Graduation Rate

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