The Daily Pennsylvanian reports that Penn’s undergrad acceptance rated dropped to a record low 15.9%. A few other stats of interest.
- In its first year using the Common Application, Penn received 22,634 applications — a record.
- Penn accepted 39 percent of this year’s entering class through Early Decision – with a 29 percent acceptance rate – and admitted only 11 percent of applicants in the regular decision process.
- The average SAT score experienced a moderate increase from 2126 to 2137.