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 88.6%
Five-year graduation rate 96.2%
Six-year graduation rate 97.3%
Transfer-Out Rate
% of students who transfer out -

College Characteristics

Sector Private not-for-profit
Carnegie Classification Research Very High
Size: Number of Undergraduates 5,394
Endowment Assets $23,353,233,273
Minority-Serving Institution Not Applicable
Accrediting Agency -
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 3.89
Admission Test Scores Policy Required
Median SAT Verbal 740 (25th - 75th percentile = 690 - 790)
Median SAT Math 755 (25th - 75th percentile = 710 - 800)
Median SAT Writing -
Median ACT Composite 33.5 (25th - 75th percentile = 32 - 35)
Median ACT Writing -
Percent Admitted 6.5%
In-State Tuition and Fees $45,320
Out-of-State Tuition and Fees $45,320
Total Price for In-State Students Living on Campus $63,690
Average Net Price After Grants $16,302
Average Freshmen Student Loan (all sources) $4,451
Median earnings 10 years after entry $74,700
Median debt of completers $7,500
Federal Loan Default Rate 3.5%

Student Characteristics

% Pell Recipients Among Freshman 20.6%
% Underrepresented Minority 17.4%
% Black 7.7%
% Latino 9.6%
% Native American 0.1%
% Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 0.2%
% Asian 21.2%
% White 43.2%
% Two or More Races 3.8%
% Other 14.3%
% Noresident Aliens 12.2%
% Female 48.2%
% Male 51.8%
% Age 25 and Over 0.2%
% Part-time 2.8%