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Brandeis University
Location Waltham, MA
Setting Small City
Enrollment 5,558
Type Private 4 Year
National Ranking #82
Religious Affiliation -
Status Non-profit
Team Colors          


Brandeis University
Tuition (In State) $59,408
Tuition (Out of State) $59,408
Room & Board $16,450
Avg Net Price $41,222
Avg Grant Aid $32,668
% Receiving Grant Aid 71%


Brandeis University
Admission Chances Calculate
Applied 9,796
Admitted 3,834
Acceptance Rate 39.1%
Enrolled % 24.6%
Avg High School GPA 3.84
Typical High School Grades A-
Admissions Standards Elite
Applicant Competition High
ACT Range 31/34
SAT Range 1370/1530
Submit Test Scores Considered but not required
Application Deadline


Brandeis University
Student to Faculty Ratio 10:1
Popular Majors
  • Social Sciences (26%)
  • Biology (13%)
  • Ethnic Studies (9%)
  • General Studies (8%)
  • Visual and Performing Arts (6%)


Brandeis University
Graduation Rate 91%
Median Earnings (After 10 years) $66,700
Making Student Loan Payments 82%
Median Student Loan Debt $27,000
Median Loan Payment $279


Brandeis University
% Men 42%
% Women 58%
Racial Diversity Very High
% White 47%
% Black 5%
% Hispanic 7%
% Native American 0%
% Pacific Islander 0%
% Two or More Races 3%
% International 20%
% Unknown Race 5%


Brandeis University
% In-State 23%
% Out-of-State 57%


Brandeis University
Campus Housing Yes
Freshman Dorm Required No
Meal Plan Yes
Weekend/Evening Classes No
Daycare Facility No
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Sources: U.S. Department of Education IPEDS and College Scorecard