Student Population
National Rank
Brown University overview
Location Providence, Rhode Island
Online brown.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
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Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Providence, Rhode Island, Brown University is a mid-size four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 32,723 prospective students applied, and 2,779 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 1,637 enrolled in the school.  9,495 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 600 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $54,230 plus fees of $1,236. Brown is ranked 6 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Admission Standards
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SAT 1450/1580
ACT 31/35
GPA 3.94
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due Jan 1, 2020
Applicant Competition Extreme

Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Brown University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,595
Other Fees$1,236
Room and Board $14,670
Budget for Other Expenses$2,071
Total One Year Cost$73,802


Average Salary After 10 Years
$87,600 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
95% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Brown University students
Subject Percent of Class
Social Sciences 28%
Biology 9%
English and Literature 6%
General Studies 6%
Visual and Performing Arts 6%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=217156 IPEDS survey data for Brown University.