Early Admissions & Regular Decision

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PRINCETON EARLY ADMISSIONS

Princeton has offered admission to 799 students from a pool of 5,402 candidates who applied through single-choice early action for the Class of 2022. Last year Princeton offered admission to 770 students from a pool of 5,003 candidates who applied through single-choice early action for the Class of 2021. Princeton forecasts a total admission of just above 1300 students for the Class of 2022 to be chosen from a record number of applicants.

PRINCETON UNIVERSITY EARLY & REGULAR DECISION ADMISSIONS

Princeton University has offered admission to 1,941 students, or 5.49 percent of the 35,370 applicants to the Class of 2022. Princeton University received 5,402 early action applications and accepted 799 applicants. Last year, for the Class of 2021, Princeton admitted 1,890 out of 31,056 applicants for an admission rate of 6.09 percent.  The class size is expected to be around 1,300 students for the Class of 2022, as it was last year.

Of the students offered admission, 50.5 percent are women and 49.5 percent are men; 53.4 percent have self-identified as people of color, including biracial and multiracial students; 64.5 percent of the admitted students come from public schools, and 17 percent will be the first in their families to attend college. An estimated 23 percent of those admitted are eligible for federal Pell grants for low-income students.