California Private Colleges Ranked by Lowest Acceptance Rate

List of Private Colleges by Acceptance Rate

List of Private Colleges by Acceptance Rate

Below is a ranking of the 83 private colleges in California with the lowest acceptance rate for freshman undergraduate applications. Stanford University leads the list by accepting 4% of high school students that applied.

Data is reported for the 2017/18 academic year by the U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics.

List of California Private Colleges Ranked by Lowest Acceptance Rate
College Acceptance Rate
S

4%
C

7%
P

8%
C

9%
P

13%
S

13%
H

14%
K

22%
C

23%
S

24%
H

29%
P

36%
C

37%
O

37%
S

39%
V

40%
M

45%
S

45%
L

47%
L

47%