Princeton University

General Information

Website www.princeton.edu
Address 1 Nassau Hall
City Princeton
State NJ
Zip 08544-0070
Locale Suburb: Large

Student Success Highlights

Retention Rate
First-year retention rate 98%
Graduation Rate
Four-year graduation rate 89.2%
Five-year graduation rate 96.4%
Six-year graduation rate 97.5%
Transfer-Out Rate
% of students who transfer out -

College Characteristics

Sector Private not-for-profit
Carnegie Classification Research Very High
Size: Number of Undergraduates 5,400
Endowment Assets $21,703,487,582
Minority-Serving Institution Not Applicable
Accrediting Agency Middle States Commission on Higher Education
Net Price Calculator Website www.princeton.edu/admission/financialaid/estimator/
% Undergraduates Taking Any Distance Education 0%

Admissions and Price

Average High School GPA Among College Freshmen 3.90
Admission Test Scores Policy Required
Median SAT Verbal 740 (25th - 75th percentile = 690 - 790)
Median SAT Math 750 (25th - 75th percentile = 700 - 800)
Median SAT Writing 750 (25th - 75th percentile = 710 - 790)
Median ACT Composite 33.5 (25th - 75th percentile = 32 - 35)
Median ACT Writing 9 (25th - 75th percentile = 8 - 10)
Percent Admitted 7.1%
In-State Tuition and Fees $43,450
Out-of-State Tuition and Fees $43,450
Total Price for In-State Students Living on Campus $61,160
Average Net Price After Grants $17,732
Average Freshmen Student Loan (all sources) $4,520
Median earnings 10 years after entry $80,500
Median debt of completers $7,500
Federal Loan Default Rate 2.9%

Student Characteristics

% Pell Recipients Among Freshman 16.8%
% Underrepresented Minority 16.9%
% Black 7.6%
% Latino 9.2%
% Native American 0.1%
% Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 0.2%
% Asian 21.4%
% White 44.2%
% Two or More Races 3.8%
% Other 13.5%
% Noresident Aliens 11.7%
% Female 48.2%
% Male 51.8%
% Age 25 and Over 0.3%
% Part-time 2.3%