Harvard University Comparison

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Location Cambridge, MA
Setting Midsize City
Students 30,391
Type Private 4 Year
Religious Affiliation -
Status Non-profit


Tuition (In State) $49,653
Tuition (Out of State) $49,653
Room & Board $18,389
Avg Net Price $18,037
Avg Grant Aid $57,877
% Receiving Grant Aid 58%

Admission and Academics

Acceptance Rate 5%
Avg High School GPA 4.0
Admissions Standards Elite
Applicant Competition Extreme
ACT Range 33/35
SAT Range 1460/1580
Application Deadline


Graduation Rate 97%
Median Earnings (After 10 years) $136,700
Making Student Loan Payments 70%
Median Student Loan Debt $6,500
Median Loan Payment $67
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Sources: U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov IPEDS and College Scorecard https://collegescorecard.ed.gov/