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Tightest Rhode Island Colleges to Admit with Lowest Acceptance Rate

The next table lists the tightest (low acceptance rate) Rhode Island colleges and universities to admit. Those schools have been keeping the acceptance rate in low level in recent years. Brown University has the lowest acceptance rate as of 7.07% for academic year 2019-2020 in Rhode Island. For the ranking, we only include 4-years colleges with at least 1,000 new students (freshmen).
The following table shows the schools that have low acceptance rates with admission statistics and yield, also known as enrollment rate. You may want to check colleges having the highest acceptance rates in Rhode Island.
Tightest Rhode Island Colleges to Admit with Lowest Acceptance Rate (2019-2020)
NameAcceptance Rate# of Applicants# of Admitted# of EnrolledYield
1Brown University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsProvidence, RI
7.07%38,6742,7331,66260.81%
2Providence College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsProvidence, RI
47.46%11,4785,4471,09420.08%
3University of Rhode Island
Public, 4 or more yearsKingston, RI
74.77%22,11316,5343,14018.99%
4Roger Williams University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsBristol, RI
85.35%8,9067,6011,11314.64%
5Johnson & Wales University-Providence
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsProvidence, RI
92.72%11,66810,8191,47913.67%