Princeton University

School Name: Princeton University

School Location: Princeton, NJ

School Type: Ivy League/Liberal arts

Class of 2022

  • Regular Applications: 35,370
  • Regular Admitted: 1,941
  • Regular Acceptance Rate: 5,5%
  • Admitted from waiting list: 1125

General Info


  • “50th percentile for admitted students on the SAT is about 730 in Math and 700 in Reading and Writing; the 75th percentile is about 790 in Math and 770 in Reading and Writing. For the ACT, the 25th percentile of admitted students score a 32 and the 75th percentile score a 35.”


  • High Reach


  • Restrictive Early Action: November 1
  • Early Results: Mid-December
  • Regular Deadline: January 1
  • Regular Results: Late March

School Info

  • Schedule: Semester
  • Curriculum Type: General Education
  • Greek Life: limited and unaffiliated with the university (eating clubs [co-ed social clubs] are the main aspect of social life)
  • Athletics: DI

Quote from person at Command who went there

  • “At Princeton, you’ll be surrounded by some of the most driven and impressive people in the country. It will require you to be your best. Tigers have stripes and you’ll have to earn yours. If you want to be challenged, inspired, and given the freedom and resources to find and pursue your passions, Princeton is your place. ” – Stephanie, Class of 2017