University of PennsylvaniaSchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Private Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$57,770

Avg tuition

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About University of Pennsylvania

The University of Pennsylvania is a large private university located on an urban campus in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 26,675, and admissions are extremely selective, with an acceptance rate of 8%. The university offers 93 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 96%, and a student-faculty ratio of 6:1. Tuition and fees for students are $57,770.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

8% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate 8%

Retention Rate 98%

Graduation Rate 96%

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 1450-1560

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 33-35

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Learning Environment

55%

Female Student Population

6:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

27k

Number of Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

41%

Non-U.S. Citizen

21%

Asian

16%

Hispanic

8%

Black

7%

Unknown

4%

Two or more races

4%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

13% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

13%

State Grant Aid

5%

Institution Grant Aid

49%

Pell Grant

13%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $7,842
State Grant Aid $3,000
Institution Grant Aid $48,201
Pell Grant Aid $4,823

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.

Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships