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The acceptance rate of Princeton University is 5.8%. Total 32,804 students have applied to and 1,895 have accepted to admit. Eventually, 1,335 students enrolled in Princeton University (Admission Yield: 70.4%). The average SAT score is 1,510 and the average ACT score is 34. The application fee for undergraduate programs is $70 and graduate school application fee is $90 at Princeton University.

  • Acceptance Rate: 5.8%
  • Yield: 70.4%
  • SAT Score: 1,510

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Acceptance Rate & Admission Statistics

For academic year 2019-2020, total 32,804 students have applied to Princeton University. By gender, 16,720 male and 16,084 female students have applied to the school. Among them, 1,895 (907 male and 988 female) students have accepted and 1,335(656 male and 679 female) have enrolled into Princeton University for academic year 2019-2020. Next table illustrates the admission counts, acceptance rate, and yield, also known as enrolment rate at Princeton University.
2019-2020 Admission Stats at Princeton University
TotalMenWomen
Applicants32,80416,72016,084
Admitted1,895907988
Enrolled1,335656679
Acceptance Rate 5.78% 5.42% 6.14%
Yield (Enrollment Rate) 70.45% 72.33% 68.72%

SAT/ACT Scores

At Princeton University, 940 applicants (70% of enrolled) have submitted their SAT scores and 669 applicants (50%) have submitted their ACT scores for seeking degrees. For score submitters, SAT 75th percentile score is 1,570 and 25th percentile score is 1,460. For ACT scores, 75th percentile score is 106 and 25th percentile score is 98. The SAT and ACT scores are required to submit when applying to Princeton University. Next table shows detail SAT and ACT scores distribution of enrolled students at Princeton University.
2019-2020 Submitted SAT and ACT Scores at Princeton University
25th Percentile75th Percentile
SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing710770
SAT Math750800
ACT Composite3335
ACT Math3135
ACT English3436

Offered Degrees at Princeton

Princeton University offers 3 degree/certificate programs - Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate (Research). Below table summarizes the offered degrees at Princeton University.
Offered Degrees at Princeton University
DegreeOffered
1 Year Certificate
2 Year Certificate
Associate
2-4 Year Certificate
Bachelor's
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Master's
Post-Master Certificate
Doctorate (Research)
Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Doctorate (Other)

Accepted Credits at Princeton

Princeton University accepts Advanced placement (AP) credits, . Below table summarizes the accepted credits at Princeton University.
Accepted Credits at Princeton University
Credit TypeAccepted
Dual Credit
Credit for life experiences
Advanced placement (AP) credits
Credit for military training

Application Checklist

For applying to Princeton University, 4 items are required to and 4 items are recommended to submit. Next list shows the application requirement for Princeton University.

High School GPA

Recommended

High School Rank

Recommended

High School Record (or Transcript)

Required

Completion of College Preparatory Program

Recommended

Recommendations

Required

Formal Demonstration of Competencies

Recommended

Admission Test Scores

Required

TOEFL

Required

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