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10 1.Williams College

Private not-for-profit- 4-year or above

Carnegie Classification: Baccalaureate Colleges—Arts & Sciences

Total Student Population: (Graduate + Undergraduate) 2,072

Undergraduate Population: 2,024

Graduation Rates2 91.0%

Total Cost:4 $50,087

In-State Tuition and Fees; $37,640

Out-of-State Tuition and Fees; $37,640

Percent of Student Body Receiving Any Financial Aid 51.0%

Athletic Division:NCAA Division III (with football)

9 2.Princeton University

Private not-for-profit- 4-year or above

Carnegie Classification: Research Universities (very high research activity)

Total Student Population (Graduate + Undergraduate):7,330

Undergraduate Population:4,878

Total Cost: $49,830

In-State Tuition and Fees: $34,290

Out-of-State Tuition and Fees: $34,290

Percent of Student Body Receiving Any Financial Aid:56.0%

8 3.Amherst College

Private not-for-profit- 4-year or above

Carnegie Classification:Baccalaureate Colleges—Arts & Sciences

Total Student Population (Graduate + Undergraduate) :1,697

Undergraduate Population :1,697

Total Cost:$50,230

In-State Tuition and Fees: $37,640

Out-of-State Tuition and Fees: $37,640

Percent of Student Body Receiving Any Financial Aid: 71.0%

Athletic Division: NCAA Division III (with football)

7 4.United States Military Academy

Public- 4-year or above

Carnegie Classification:Baccalaureate Colleges—Arts & Sciences

Total Student Population (Graduate + Undergraduate): 4,553

Undergraduate Population: 4,553

Graduation Rates: 76.0%

Total Cost: $0

In-State Tuition and Fees: $0

Out-of-State Tuition and Fees: $0

Percent of Student Body Receiving Any Financial Aid: 0.0%

6 5.Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Private not-for-profit- 4-year or aboveCarnegie Classification: Research Universities (very high research activity)Total Student Population (Graduate + Undergraduate) : 10,299Undergraduate Population: 4,153Graduation Rates: 82.0%

Total Cost: $50,100In-State Tuition and Fees: $36,390Out-of-State Tuition and Fees: $36,390

Percent of Student Body Receiving Any Financial Aid: 83.0%

Percent Admitted Who Enrolled: 66.0%

Athletic Division: NCAA Division III (with football)

5 6.Stanford University

Private not-for-profit- 4-year or aboveCarnegie Classification: Research Universities (very high research activity)

Total Student Population (Graduate + Undergraduate): 17,833

Undergraduate Population: 6,532

Graduation Rates: 79.0%

Total Cost: $51,760In-State Tuition and Fees: $36,798Out-of-State Tuition and Fees: $36,798

Percent of Student Body Receiving Any Financial Aid: 71.0%

Athletic Division: NCAA Division I-A

4 7.Swarthmore College

Private not-for-profit- 4-year or aboveCarnegie Classification Baccalaureate Colleges—Arts & SciencesTotal Student Population (Graduate + Undergraduate): 1,490

Undergraduate Population: 1,490

Graduation Rates: 88.0%

Total Cost: $50,381

In-State Tuition and Fees: $36,490

Out-of-State Tuition and Fees: $36,490

Percent of Student Body Receiving Any Financial Aid: 48.0%

Percent Admitted: 16.0%

Percent Admitted Who Enrolled: 39.0%

Athletic Division: NCAA Division III (without football)

3 8.Harvard University

Private not-for-profit- 4-year or aboveCarnegie Classification: Research Universities (very high research activity)Total Student Population (Graduate + Undergraduate): 26,496

Undergraduate Population: 10,156

Student to Faculty Ratio: 7:1

Graduation Rates: 88.0%

Total Cost: $50,250

In-State Tuition and Fees: $36,173

Out-of-State Tuition and Fees: $36,173

Percent of Student Body Receiving Any Financial Aid: 62.0%

Percent Admitted: 8.0%

Percent Admitted Who Enrolled: 79.0%

Athletic Division: NCAA Division I-AA

2 9.Claremont McKenna College

Private not-for-profit- 4-year or aboveCarnegie Classification: Baccalaureate Colleges—Arts & SciencesTotal Student Population (Graduate + Undergraduate): 1,212Undergraduate Population: 1,212Student to Faculty Ratio: 8:1

Graduation Rates: 92.0%Total Cost: $50,990In-State Tuition and Fees: $37,060Out-of-State Tuition and Fees: $37,060

Percent of Student Body Receiving Any Financial Aid: 62.0%

Percent Admitted: 19.0%Percent Admitted Who Enrolled: 40.0%

Athletic Division: NCAA Division III (with football)Percent of Student Body that is Varsity Athlete:38.9%

1 10.Yale University

Private not-for-profit- 4-year or aboveCarnegie Classification: Research Universities (very high research activity)Total Student Population (Graduate + Undergraduate): 10,192Undergraduate Population: 5,277Graduation Rates2 90.0%Total Cost: $51,400In-State Tuition and Fees: $35,300Out-of-State Tuition and Fees: $35,300Percent of Student Body Receiving Any Financial Aid 69.0%Percent Admitted 10.0%Percent Admitted Who Enrolled 69.0%Athletic Division NCAA Division I-AA

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