If you're wondering whether or not you should apply to college through an early admission program, the numbers tend to show that early applicants do have a better chance of getting in.
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Early admit rates ranged from 15.7% for Yale to 35.2% for Cornell. The numbers show the value of applying early if you are certain of your top choice school. Acceptance rates tend to be two to three times higher for early applicants than for the general applicant pool. In the chart below, click on a school's name to get more admissions information.
|College||Number of Early Apps||Admit Rate||Source|
|Brown||2,919||19%||Brown Daily Herald|
|Cornell||3,456||35.2%||Cornell Daily Sun|
|Princeton||3,443||21%||News at Princeton|
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