Pennsylvania Colleges Ranked by Lowest Acceptance Rate

List of Colleges by Acceptance Rate

List of Colleges by Acceptance Rate

Below is a ranking of the 187 colleges in Pennsylvania with the lowest acceptance rate for freshman undergraduate applications. University of Pennsylvania leads the list by accepting 8% of high school students that applied.

Data is reported for the 2018/19 academic year by the U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics.

List of Pennsylvania Colleges Ranked by Lowest Acceptance Rate
College Acceptance Rate
P

Philadelphia, PA

8%
S

Swarthmore, PA

9%
C

Pittsburgh, PA

17%
H

Haverford, PA

19%
L

Bethlehem, PA

22%
L

Easton, PA

29%
V

Villanova, PA

29%
B

Lewisburg, PA

33%
B

Bryn Mawr, PA

34%
F

Lancaster, PA

35%
P

Lancaster, PA

44%
G

Gettysburg, PA

45%
D

Carlisle, PA

49%
L

Lincoln University, PA

49%
P

Bradford, PA

49%
H

Philadelphia, PA

50%
M

Philadelphia, PA

50%
P

Titusville, PA

50%
B

Clarks Summit, PA

51%
M

Philadelphia, PA

52%