The institution is known for being an extremely selective school. The institution receives about 40,400 applications annually. The overall acceptance rate is around 9 percent which equals 3,637 students who were successful in the admission process of the school. However, when the year begins, only about 2,490 or 68% of the applicants will have picked the University of Pennsylvania as their school of choice. The ratio of the applicants who submitted their applications is 50% and 49% for males and females respectively. However, of the first-year students enrolled, 51% were typically women preferred the University of Pennsylvania after receiving the acceptance letter and 48% were men.

the University of Pennsylvania’s undergraduate application fee is $75. To apply to the University of Pennsylvania, you will need to file these documents: ACT/SAT scores, Recommendations, Secondary school GPA, and a Secondary school record. It is suggested that students applying have the completion of college-preparatory program. First-year students are asked to submit their ACT or SAT scores to the University of Pennsylvania when applying. Most often, an ACT score of 32 - 35 or a 1,450 - 1,570 SAT score is the range in which applicants have greater chances to be accepted. This school also allows submissions of Advanced Placement (AP) credits.

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Student ACT Scores

25th %
75th %



Student SAT Scores

25th %
75th %



First-Year Admission Statistics

Application, Acceptance, Enrollment Statistics from the 2017 Admissions Cycle
Applications
40,413
Male 20,299
Female 20,114

 

Acceptance
3,637
Male 1,826
Female 2,011

 

Enrollment Total
2,491
Male 1,205
Female 1,286


Acceptance Rate
9%
Male
9%
Female
10%

 

Yield
68.5%
Male
66%
Female
64%


Application Fees and Other Information

Application Fees

Undergraduate

$75


Graduate

$80



Credit from AP or Pre-college classes

  • Advanced Placement (AP) credits

    Admission considerations

    Required

    Admission test scores
    Recommendations
    Secondary school GPA
    Secondary school record


    Recommended

    Completion of college-preparatory program