Pennsylvania Private Colleges Ranked by Lowest Acceptance Rate

List of Private Colleges by Acceptance Rate

Below is a ranking of the 93 private 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.

List of Pennsylvania Private Colleges Ranked by Lowest Acceptance Rate
School Acceptance Rate
P

Philadelphia, PA

8%
S

Swarthmore, PA

9%
C

Pittsburgh, PA

15%
H

Haverford, PA

16%
V

Villanova, PA

28%
F

Lancaster, PA

30%
L

Easton, PA

31%
L

Bethlehem, PA

32%
B

Bryn Mawr, PA

33%
B

Lewisburg, PA

34%
D

Carlisle, PA

40%
B

Clarks Summit, PA

41%
P

Lancaster, PA

43%
M

Philadelphia, PA

47%
G

Gettysburg, PA

48%
G

Beaver Falls, PA

53%
R

Pittsburgh, PA

60%
C

Allentown, PA

61%
E

Saint Davids, PA

61%
A

Meadville, PA

62%