Yale University in New Haven

New Haven, CT

(Rating 4.2 based on 5 reviews)
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Overview

Yale University offers 840-degree programs. Student-to-faculty ratio is 6:1. 1 high safety campus. Acceptance Rate is 6%. The most popular test is SAT - 79% of students submitted it in comparison to 41% of students who submitted ACT. 49.7% are women, and 50.3% are men. 23% percents of international students. Yale University is a member of 6 athletic associations. The average annual total cost of attendance at Yale University is 20168$, that is above national average. 97% of full-time Yale University students completed their education program in 150 percent of time: graduation rate is above national average. Average salary after attending is $74,200, so if you studied 2 years, you’ll get your funds back in less than 2 years.

Average Annual Cost

Average annual cost includes tuition and fees, books and supplies, and living expenses, minus the average grant/scholarship aid. Separate metrics have calculated for different institutions depends on calendar system and sector of the establishment (public or private).

The Yale University is a private and academic-year institution, so it’s net price represents an average of all programs and includes only undergraduates who first enrolled in the fall term and receive Title IV aid. The total cost of attendance depends on whether undergraduates live on campus, off campus (not with family), or off campus (with family).

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$20,168
ABOVE AVERAGE

By Family Income

Depending on the federal state, or institutional grant and available, Yale University students in your income bracket may pay more of less than the overall average costs.

Family IncomeAverage cost
$0 - $30,000$3,918
$30,001 - $48,000$6,287
$48,001 - $75,000$6,913
$75,001 - $110,000$16,229
$110,001+$34,366

Admission considerations

Required:

  • Secondary school record
  • Recommendations
  • Admission test scores
  • Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)

Recommended:

  • Secondary school GPA
  • Secondary school rank
  • Formal demonstration of competencies

Neither required nor recommended:

  • Completion of college-preparatory program
  • TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)

Finance

Charges:

  • Typical room charge for academic year: 7800

  • Typical board charge for academic year: -

  • Combined charge for room and board: -

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Percent of students with financial aid

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25%

Salary After Attending

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$74,200

According to College Scorecard Data from U.S. Department of Education

Students services

Career

Academic/career counseling service

Employment services for students

Living & meal

Full-time, first-time degree/certificate-seeking students required to live on campus

Institution provide on-campus housing

Institution provides board or meal plan

Athletic associations

  • Member of National Athletic Association
  • Member of National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)
  • NCAA/NAIA member for football
  • NCAA/NAIA member for basketball
  • NCAA/NAIA member for baseball
  • NCAA/NAIA member for cross country/track

Graduation Rate

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97%
ABOVE AVERAGE

Yale University graduation rate is above the national average.

97% of full-time students enrolled for the first time to Yale University completed the education program and got a degree in 150 percent of the expected time to completion.

The graduation rate value includes only programs that were completed less than six years for four-year degrees or less than three years for two-year degrees.

Applying information

Average number of applicants to one enrolled

23 : 1

Admission considerations

Required:

  • Secondary school record
  • Recommendations
  • Admission test scores
  • Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)

Recommended:

  • Secondary school GPA
  • Secondary school rank
  • Formal demonstration of competencies

Neither required nor recommended:

  • Completion of college-preparatory program
  • TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)

Acceptance Rate

The percentage of students given offers out of all those that applied.

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6%

In comparison to National Average

Yale University acceptance rate is below national average.

In comparison to state Average

Average acceptance rate for institutions in state is 58%, so acceptance rate value is below state average for 52%.

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6%
BELOW AVERAGE

In comparison to an average acceptance rate in of colleges in $20k - $30k price range

Average acceptance rate for all institutions in state in the same net price range is 73%, so Yale University acceptance rate value is below state net price average for 67%.

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6%
BELOW AVERAGE

Admissions yield

Of those that receive offers to enroll, this is the percent of students that actually do enroll. It is equal to the number of students that enroll divided by the number of accepted students multiplied by 100.
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70%

Total

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70%

Full time

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0%

Part time

SAT/ACT scores

SAT scores

Percent of first-time degree/certificate-seeking Yale University students submitting SAT scores

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79%

Composite SAT Range (25th - 75th):
2120 - 2390

SAT Range by section (25th - 75th)
Critical Reading: 710 - 800
Math: 700 - 800
Writing: 710 - 790

SAT Test Score Range

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ACT scores

Percent of first-time degree/certificate-seeking Yale University students submitting ACT scores

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41%

Composite ACT Range (25th - 75th):
31 - 35

ACT Range by section (25th - 75th)
English: -
Math: -
Writing: -

ACT Test Score Range

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SAT Score Converter

The new SAT is scored out of 1600 after the adjustments made in 2016. The old SAT was scored out of 2400. If you took an old SAT, you can convert your score to the new SAT score using the SAT Score Converter.

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For the High School Class of 2016:
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For the High School Class of 2017:
Most students in the Class of 2017 will take the new SAT, and most colleges will convert old SAT scores to new SAT scores.

Student Body

The student-to-faculty ratio at Yale University is 6:1, that means that for every 6 students the institution has one professor, lecturer or specialist with a degree in education. Lower student-to-faculty ratio is better - it means that professors can dedicate more time and attention to each student.

Student-to-faculty ratio

6:1
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Men/Women

Number of international students

3037
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23%

Percent of international students

Race/ethnicity breakdown

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Campus Safety

The percentage of crimes on Main Campus

The campus located by 105 Wall Street address in New Haven, Connecticut.

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Main Campus in comparison of all branches in the US. It is calculated as the average percent of crimes yearly by five years of data for every campus, based on an overall number of students studying there. The branch is a part of Yale University with 0.56% of maximum crimes a year. The most often crimes detected on Main Campus are burglary, motor vehicle theft, and robbery.

Academic Programs

Number of degree programs offered

Yale University offers 840 programs in total: 246 are for Master's degree, 219 - for Bachelor's degree, 186 - for Doctor's degree-research/scholarship programs, and 180 are Post-master's certificate.

This is the highest number of programs in comparison with other 28 universities in New Haven county, with one of the highest number of Bachelor's degree , Master's degree, Doctor's degree-research/scholarship and Post-master's certificate programs offered.

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All majors in Yale University

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Certificates:
Doctor's degree:

Psychology

History

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Student Reviews and Ratings for Yale University

Overall Rating:

Overall Rating:

This university is beautiful and full of history, but the people here are all about social status and hierarchy which is such BS.

Source of the review: Google Places, Google Maps™

Overall Rating:

Yale University is known for its excellent drama and music programs. Students of Yale University are assigned to live in one of 12 residential colleges. Each college has a master and dean who live in the college and eat with students in the dining halls. Moreover, Cultural houses provide a space for students to build a sense of cultural identity on campus. Yale law school is the top ranked Law School. Furthermore, Yale is well known for its secret societies, the most famous of which are the Skull and Bone Society.

Source of the review: Google Places, Google Maps™

Overall Rating:

I feel like half the students that go here have a huge IQ, are easily triggered, and put their opinions over the opinion of the public. Perfect school for creating corrupt politicians and training the leading looneys of the future. This school is great, the students- not so much.

Source of the review: Google Places, Google Maps™

Overall Rating:

We came here from California to attend school tour. Amazing school and Amazing staff. Hopfully we will be back. My daughter loves the school. We met Rachel in Admin building, extremely friendly, knowledgeable and accommodating. She gave us all the information. We went for a walk before the tour, school is by far surpasses Harvard and Boston U. Very safe place and many amenities. Dormitories look nice and secure.

Source of the review: Google Places, Google Maps™

Overall Rating:

This school looks amazing! I can't wait to hopefully get accepted into this school when I'm old enough. My best friend and I hope to both get into this school together. This school is perfect for the both of us because it's a few hours from home, lovely campus, and has the right degrees for the jobs we would like in the future.

Source of the review: Google Places, Google Maps™

Location & Website

Address: Woodbridge Hall

Place: Research Universities (very high research activity)

Religious affiliation: Not applicable

Calendar system: Semester

General Phone Number: +2034324771

Institution is active in current year: 1

Institution's internet website address: yale.edu

Financial aid office: Go to the page

Admissions office: Go to the page

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