Princeton University

#6 in National Universities

  • Private (not-for-profit)4 Years (or High)Princeton, NJDegree-granting, primarily baccalaureate or aboveDoctor's degree8,181 Students6.52 % Acceptance Ratio5:1 Student-Faculty Ratio
    Princeton University is a Private (not-for-profit) (4 Years or High) college located in Princeton, New Jersey. It has a total enrollment of 8,181 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 5:1. It is a Degree-granting, primarily baccalaureate or above school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree. The acceptance ratio for undergraduate school is 6.52% last year.
  • Open Admission Policy
    Acceptance Ratio6.52 %
    Admission Yield68.34 %
    Undergraduate Application Fees$65
    Graduate Application Fees$90

    The acceptance ratio is 6.52% last year at Princeton University where total 29,303 students applied and 1,911 were accepted.

  • Amounts
    Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$47,140
    Graduate Tuition & Fees$48,940
    On-Campus Living Costs$17,910

    The tuition & fees at Princeton University, for academic year 2017-2018 is $47,140.

    The living cost including room, board, and other expenses is $17,910 when living on campus.

    Cost of Attendance
  • NCAA Member

    ROTC Program

    Campus Housing

    Study Abroad

    Career Counseling

    Employment Service

    Placement Service


    Princeton University provides various learning opportunities and services for their students.

    It includes NCAA Member, ROTC Program, Campus Housing, Study Abroad, Career Counseling, Employment Service, Placement Service and more.

    Explore campus life and get your opportunities at Princeton University.

    Learning Opportunities & Services

The Numbers Say it All about Princeton University

Key Stats for Princeton University

Costs of Attendance extremely expensive

Princeton University$47,140
All U.S. Colleges$18,355
Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges$25,799
4 Years or High Colleges$22,271
Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges in New Jersey$24,910

Admission Chances extremely difficult to get in


Admission Ratio

  • All U.S. Colleges66.99%
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges63.95%
  • 4 Years or High Colleges66.20%
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges in New Jersey65.90%

Financial Helps low financial help rate


Financial Aid Rates

  • All U.S. Colleges76.94%
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges88.17%
  • 4 Years or High Colleges82.17%
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges in New Jersey91.58%

Student Population small

Princeton University8,181
All U.S. Colleges20,523,036
Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges4,211,617
4 Years or High Colleges14,093,854
Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges in New Jersey73,822

Graduation Rates very high completion rate


Graduation Rate

  • All U.S. Colleges47.15%
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges53.92%
  • 4 Years or High Colleges48.69%
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges in New Jersey45.17%

Major Programs very diverse majors


Major Programs

  • All U.S. Colleges70
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges88
  • 4 Years or High Colleges109
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges in New Jersey76
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