Early Admissions & Regular Decision

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COLUMBIA EARLY ADMISSIONS

Columbia received 4,085 early applications compared to 4,086 last year. Inasmuch as Columbia declined to release the exact number of admissions, the rate of admission should have remained similar with an estimated admission of about 650 students.

COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY EARLY ROUND ACCEPTANCE
Early Applications Accepted Total Early Applications Received Early Acceptance Rate Estimated Overall Enrollment % of Class Filled by Early Admissions
2022 650 4,085 15.91% 1,400 46.43%
2021 650 4,086 15.91% 1,400 46.43%
2020 620 3,520 17.61% 1,400 34.46%
2019 600 3,373 17.79% 1,400 41.13%
2018 650 3,296 19.72% 1,400 46.43%
2017 600 3,126 19.19%
2016 605 3,088 19.59%
2015 632 3,229 19.57%
2014 631 2,995 21.07%
2013 594 2,945 20.17%

COLUMBIA EARLY & REGULAR DECISION ADMISSIONS

For the Class of 2022, Columbia University accepted 2,214 from 40,203 applications. The acceptance rate of 5.51 percent was slightly lower than the previous 5.84 percent when Columbia admitted 2,185 students from 37,389 applications. In this admission cycle, Columbia received 4,085 early decision applications and accepted 650 students for an early admission rate just below 16 percent.

COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY ADMISSIONS: REGULAR DECISION
Regular Decision Applications Accepted Regular Decision Applications Received Regular Decision Admissions Acceptance Rate
2022 1,564 36,118 4.33%
2021 1,535 33,303 4.61%
2020 1,573 32,772 4.80%
2019 1,628 32,877 4.95%
2018 1,641 29,656 5.53%
2017 1,711 30,405 5.63%
2016 1,758 28,763 6.11%

COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY ADMISSIONS: EARLY & REGULAR DECISION
Early & Regular Decision Applications Accepted Early & Regular Decision Applications Received Early & Regular Decision Admissions Acceptance Rate
2022 2,214 40,203 5.51%
2021 2,185 37,389 5.84%
2020 2,193 36,292 6.04%
2019 2,228 36,250 6.15%
2018 2,291 32,952 6.95%
2017 2,311 33,531 6.89%
2016 2,363 31,851 7.42%
2015 2,419 34,929 6.93%
2014 2,472 26,178 9.44%
2013 2,501 25,427 9.84%
2012 2,418 22,585 10.71%