Yale University in New Haven: Applying information

New Haven, CT

Average number of applicants to one enrolled

22 : 1

Admission considerations

Required

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

Neither required nor recommended

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

Recommended

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

Acceptance Rate

Loading...
6%

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

In comparison to National Average

Yale University acceptance rate is below national average.

Loading...
6%
BELOW 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%.

Loading...
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%.

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.

Total

Loading...
70%

Full time

Loading...
70%

Part time

Loading...
0%

Retention rate

Full-time retention rate

99%

Part-time retention rate

0%

The Yale University full-time retention rate is 99% and part-time retention rate is 0%.

Retention rate is the percentage of the institution's first-time first-year undergraduate students who continue at that institution the next year. E.g., full-time students who study in the fall semester and keep on studying in the same program next fall semester are included in the retention rate.

Retention rate is an important indicator: if it is high, it demonstrates that school offers quality curriculum, good student environments and cultures as more students choose to continue their studies.

Was this page helpful?

Thank you for your feedback! % of people found this helpful

Why?