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 Belhaven University which sent acceptance letters to only 43% of the 2,474 students who applied and rejected 57%. 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 Belhaven University
Jackson, Mississippi
2,474 Applicants
43% N/A  Chance
2 Rust College
Holly Springs, Mississippi
5,337 Applicants
47% N/A  Chance
3 Mississippi College
Clinton, Mississippi
2,175 Applicants
49% Hard  Chance