Colleges Hardest to Get Into

Colleges with the Lowest Acceptance Rate in for 2018

These are the most selective colleges in . We've ranked the schools which reject over fifty percent of applicants by rate of acceptance. Leading the list is Alice Lloyd College which sent acceptance letters to only 22% of the 6,337 students who applied and rejected 78%. Interestingly, not all schools on our "most selective" lists are overly academically challenging. Schools with less rigorous standardized test and high school GPA requirements may receive a large numbers of qualified applicants and the school does not have the capacity to potentially enroll.

List of Lowest Acceptance Rate Colleges & Universities in
Rank College Percent Admitted Academic Difficulty
1 Alice Lloyd College
Pippa Passes, Kentucky
6,337 Applicants
22% Avg-  Chance
2 Kentucky Christian University
Grayson, Kentucky
835 Applicants
39% Easy  Chance
3 Brescia University
Owensboro, Kentucky
4,565 Applicants
47% Avg-  Chance
4 Kentucky State University
Frankfort, Kentucky
3,384 Applicants
49% Easy  Chance