Yale University

New Haven, Connecticut

Overview

AddressWoodbridge Hall
School Websitewww.yale.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above

Midsize

StatusPrivate not-for-profit
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

Yale University is a small private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in New Haven, Connecticut that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is doctor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 35,301 students applied to Yale University. Of those students, 2,240 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Yale University was $53,430. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Yale University.

Yale University has a 97% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Getting In

Moderate

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ACT-
GPARecommended

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The Yale University acceptance rate is 6%. To put this into perspective, 2,240 of the 35,301 students who applied to Yale University in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Yale University is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Yale University had an SAT score between the range of 1,460 and 1,570. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Yale University was between 33 and 35 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are not required to submit their GPA to Yale University as part of their application.

Annual Cost to Attend

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Yale University, the tuition for in-state residents is $53,430. Combined with fees of $0, room and board costs of $16,000, other expenses of $720 and the $3,750 cost of books and supplies, the total in-state one-year cost is $73,900.

Out-of-state residents can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $53,430 in tuition. This brings the total one-year cost of enrolling in Yale University to $73,900 for out-of-state students.

Students at Yale University are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Yale University was $7,084 last year. The percentage of students awarded federal aid was 16%.

Yale University Undergraduate Population

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio6:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Yale University.

Yale University has a good gender split, with 50% of undergraduates being female and 50% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are out-of-state residents; in fact, 80% of all students reside out-of-state. However, 8% of students come from in-state and 12% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Yale University is 6:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need from Yale University to thrive in your studies.

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