Brown University

Acceptance Ratio 9.31%
Yield(Enrollment Ratio) 55.77%
Applicants 32,390
Admitted 3,014
Enrolled 1,681

Applying To Brown University

The acceptance ratio is 9.31% last year at Brown University where total 32,390 students applied and 3,014 were accepted. Next table presents general admission information for applying to Brown University.

Open Admission Policy

Calendar System and Accepted Credits

Brown University accepts . Next table describes credits that Brown University accepts.

Calendar SystemUn-Known
Dual Credits
Credits for Life Experiences
Advanced placement (AP) Credits

Average SAT/ACT Scores

1,123 applicants (67% of enrolled) have submitted their SAT scores and 822 applicants (49%) have submitted their ACT scores for seeking degrees. For score submitters, SAT 75th percentile score is 1,570 and 25th percentile score is 1,370. For ACT scores, 75th percentile score is 104 and 25th percentile score is 92. Next table shows detail SAT and ACT scores distribution of enrolled students at Brown University.

25th Percentile75th Percentile
SAT Critical Reading680780
SAT Math690790
SAT Writing
ACT Composite3134
ACT Math2935
ACT English3235
ACT Writing
[chart]SAT Scores at Brown University
[chart]ACT Scores at Brown University

Acceptance Rates and Headcounts

For year 2016-2017, total 32,390 students (12,872 men and 19,518 women) applied to Brown University and 3,014 (1,417 men and 1,597 women) students were accepted. Among them, 778 men and 903 women were enrolled into the school. Following table shows the Brown University Admission Statistics including admission ad enrolment rates. The admit rate is 9.31% and enrollment rate is 55.77%.

Acceptance Ratio 9.31% 11.01% 8.18%
Enrollment Ratio 55.77% 54.90% 56.54%
[chart]Brown University Acceptance Ratio

Application Requirements

Brown University requires 3 articles and recommends 4 articles to their applicants. Next table summarizes the application requirements at Brown University

High School GPA
High School Rank
High School Record (or Transcript)
Completion of College Preparatory Program
Formal Demonstration of Competencies
Admission Test Scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
Required ✓ Recommended ✗ Neither Required nor Recommended
***All data used in our site is from IPEDS (The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System), U.S. Department of Education, academic year 2016-2017.