IVY LEAGUE ACCEPTANCE RATES FOR CLASS OF 2020

Business Insider
BY ABBY JACKSON

via Yahoo! Finance
March 31, 2016 5:04 PM

At 5 p.m. on Thursday, hundreds of thousands of anxious high schoolers found out if they were accepted or rejected into the Ivy League.

Here's what we know about who got in:

Brown University accepted 2,919 from 32,390 applicants, according to a school representative. The admissions rate for the class of 2020 was 9%. Last year, Brown accepted 2,580 of 30,397 applicants, an 8.49% acceptance rate.

Columbia University accepted 2,193 from 36,292 applicants, according to a representative. The admissions rate for the class of 2020 was 6.04%. Last year, Columbia accepted 2,228 from 36,250 applications, a 6.1% acceptance rate.

Cornell University accepted 6,277 from 44,966 applicants, according to a representative. The admissions rate for the class of 2020 was 13.96%. Last year, Cornell accepted 6,234 students from 41,907 applications, a 14.9% acceptance rate.

Dartmouth College accepted 2,176 students from 20,675 applicants, according to its website. The admissions rate for the lass of 2020 was 10.52%. Last year, Dartmouth accepted 2,120 students from 20,504 applications, a 10.3% acceptance rate.

The University of Pennsylvania accepted 3,661 from 38,918 applicants, according to a university press release. The admissions rate for the class of 2020 was 9.4%. Last year, UPenn accepted 3,697 from 37,267 applicants, a 9.9% acceptance rate.

Princeton University accepted 1,894 from 29,303 applicants, according to its website. The admissions rate for the class of 2020 was 6.46%. Last year, Princeton accepted 1,908 students from 27,290 applications, a 6.99% acceptance rate.

Yale University accepted 1,972 from 31,455 applicants, according to its website. The admissions rate for the class of 2020 was 6.27%. Last year, Yale admitted 1,963 of 30,237 applicants, a 6.49% acceptance rate.

We will continue to update this post as more information becomes available.