Princeton University

Acceptance Rate 6.00 %
SAT Average 1,540
2023 Tuition & Fees $57,410
Student Population 8,478
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $50,583

Academic Overview

Princeton University Campus, Princeton, NJ
Princeton University is a private (not-for-profit), four-years institute located in Princeton, New Jersey. It is a Research University (very high research activity) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship.
The 2023 tuition & fees is $57,410 for undergraduate students. The graduate school tuition & fees is $60,410.
The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 8,478 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 6.00% and the graduation rate is 98% last year.
The salary after graduation from Princeton University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $116,300. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2023 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2022-2023, Princeton's tuition & fees is $57,410. For graduate programs, its 2023 average tuition & fees is $60,410.
Data source for 2023 Tuition: NCES
2023 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2023 key academic statistics at Princeton. The acceptance rate of Princeton is 6.00% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 69.00%. The average graduation rate is 98% and no students have transferred out from the school.
The average received amount of financial aid is $50,583 and 63% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 8,478 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 5 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Princeton University is 6.00 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Princeton University is 98 %
Graduation Rate
Retention Rate for Princeton University is 96 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Princeton University is 8,478
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Princeton University is 5 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
5 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $50,583 at Princeton University.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address1 Nassau Hall, Princeton, NJ 08544-0070
Net Price Calculatorwww.princeton.edu/admission/financialaid/estimator/
Veterans Tuitionregistrar.princeton.edu/student-services/veterans/
Disability Servicewww.princeton.edu/ods/

Offered Degrees

Princeton offers 127 major programs on-site (in-person class) only. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Doctorate (Research)420
Less Than 1 Year Certificate10

Special Learning Opportunities

Princeton University does not offer online classes (distance learning opportunities) for any degree program. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Freshmen (full-time) are required to live in on-campus house (e.g. dorms) at Princeton University.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassNo
ROTCArmy, NAVY, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:5,151)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $7,490)

Veterans Benefits

Princeton University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges