Princeton University Comparison

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Location Princeton, NJ
Setting Large Suburban
Students 7,853
Type Private 4 Year
Religious Affiliation -
Status Non-profit


Tuition (In State) $48,502
Tuition (Out of State) $48,502
Room & Board $15,342
Avg Net Price $18,685
Avg Grant Aid $55,465
% Receiving Grant Aid 61%

Admission and Academics

Acceptance Rate 5.6%
Avg High School GPA 3.92
Admissions Standards Elite
Applicant Competition Extreme
ACT Range 32/35
SAT Range 1450/1570
Application Deadline Jan 1, 2022


Graduation Rate 96%
Median Earnings (After 10 years) $113,900
Making Student Loan Payments 83%
Median Student Loan Debt $7,500
Median Loan Payment $77
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Sources: U.S. Department of Education IPEDS and College Scorecard