Princeton University Comparison

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Location Princeton, NJ
Setting Large Suburban
Students 8,374
Type Private 4 Year
Religious Affiliation -
Status Non-profit


Tuition (In State) $51,870
Tuition (Out of State) $51,870
Room & Board $17,150
Avg Net Price $18,712
Avg Grant Aid $52,188
% Receiving Grant Aid 62%

Admission and Academics

Acceptance Rate 5.8%
Avg High School GPA 3.87
Admissions Standards Elite
Applicant Competition Extreme
ACT Range 33/35
SAT Range 1460/1570
Application Deadline Jan 1, 2022


Graduation Rate 96%
Median Earnings (After 10 years) $113,900
Making Student Loan Payments 83%
Median Student Loan Debt $7,500
Median Loan Payment $77
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Sources: U.S. Department of Education IPEDS and College Scorecard