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Applying to Brown

Acceptance Rate 7.07%
Yield 60.81%
SAT Score 1,505
ACT Score 34
Applicants 38,674

Applying To Brown

For the academic year 2019-20, the acceptance rate is 7.07% at Brown University where total of 38,674 students applied and 2,733 were accepted. The average SAT score of enrolled students is 1,505 and the average ACT score is 34. It requires four items and recommends 3 articles to submit to their applicants. The following table describes the general admission information for applying to Brown University.
Open Admission Policy
Undergraduate Application Fees$75
Graduate Application Fees$75
Admission Informationhttps://www.brown.edu/admission
Online Applicationhttps://www.commonapp.org
Acceptance Rate7%
Average Test Scores1,505 SAT / 34 ACT

Acceptance Rate, Yield, and Headcounts

For the academic year 2019-2020, the acceptance rate is 7.07% where total of 38,674 students (15,792 men and 22,882 women) have applied to Brown and 2,733 (1,375 men and 1,358 women) students have been admitted to the school. Among them, 821 male and 841 female students have enrolled into Brown and its yield, also known as enrollment rate is 60.81%. The following table shows the admission statistics including admission stats, acceptance rate, and yield.
Admission Statistics at Brown
TotalMenWomen
Applicants38,67415,79222,882
Admitted2,7331,3751,358
Enrolled1,662821841
Acceptance Rate 7.07% 8.71% 5.93%
Yield (Enrollment Rate) 60.81% 59.71% 61.93%
[Chart] Acceptance Rate and Yield

Average SAT and ACT Scores

At Brown, 1,118 applicants (67% of enrolled) have submitted their SAT scores and 805 applicants (48%) have submitted their ACT scores for seeking degrees. The average SAT score of those who submitted scores is 1,505 and the average ACT score is 34 at Brown. SAT 75th percentile score is 1,570 and 25th percentile score is 1,440. For ACT scores, the 75th percentile score is 106 and the 25th percentile score is 98. The following table shows the detail SAT and ACT scores distribution of enrolled students at Brown.
Average SAT and ACT Scores at Brown
25th Percentile75th Percentile
SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing700770
SAT Math740800
ACT Composite3335
ACT Math3135
ACT English3436
[Chart] SAT Scores by Subject
[Chart] ACT Scores by Subject

Admission Requirements

Brown University requires 4 items (High School Record (or Transcript), Completion of College Preparatory Program, Recommendations, Admission Test Scores) and recommends 3 articles (High School GPA, High School Rank, TOEFL) to submit to their applicants. Next table summarizes the application requirements at Brown University
Application Requirements for Brown
High School GPA
High School Rank
High School Record (or Transcript)
Completion of College Preparatory Program
Recommendations
Formal Demonstration of Competencies
Admission Test Scores
TOEFL
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
Required △ Considered (not Required) ✓ Recommended ✗ Neither Required nor Recommended

Calendar System and Accepted Credits

The calendar system at Brown University is Semester. Next table describes credits that Brown University accepts.
Calendar SystemSemester
Dual Credits
Credits for Life Experiences
Advanced placement (AP) Credits
Credit for military training