Admission Statistics

Statistics for Applicants to the Class of 2020
(As of August 2016)

APPLICANT OVERVIEW
Total Applicants: 29,303 Total Admits: 1,911 Total Enrolled: 1,312
Admit Rate: 6.5%    
PERCENTAGE OF APPLICANTS ACCEPTED BY GPA RANGE
GPA % ACCEPTED
4.0 9.4
3.90-3.99 7.9
3.80-3.89 5.5
3.70-3.79 3.3
3.60-3.69 2.9
3.50-3.59 3.5
Below 3.50 2.3
PERCENTAGE OF APPLICANTS ACCEPTED BY SAT RANGE
SAT SCORES % ACCEPTED
2300-2400 12.8
2100-2290 7.6
1900-2090 4.2
1700-1890 1.9
1500-1690 0.0
Below 1500 0.0
No SAT Scores 6.0

Statistics for Enrolled Class of 2020 (as of August 2016)

CLASS OVERVIEW
Of those enrolling students whose secondary schools provided us with ranks-in-class, 94.5% ranked in the top decile. 
49% of students in the class are female and 51% are male.
14.5% of students in the class are children of Princeton alumni.
MIDDLE 50% SAT SCORES
Critical Reasoning: 690-790 Math: 710-800 Writing: 700-790
MIDDLE 50% ACT SCORES
Composite Scores: 32-35
SECONDARY SCHOOL TYPE
TYPE % OF CLASS
Public 59.8
Independent Day 16.7
Religiously Affiliated 14.0
Independent Boarding 9.2
Home Schooled 0.1
Military 0.2
DIVERSITY
GROUP % OF CLASS
Asian American 20
International 12
Hispanic/Latino 9
African American 8
Multiracial (non-Hispanic) 5
American Indian <1