Waitlist Statistics

Waitlist Statistics

The following table indicates waitlist statistics at America’s selective colleges and universities. Data was collected from the College Board.

Institution Offered Waitlist Accepted Waitlist Accepted from List
Agnes Scott College NR NR NR
Allegheny College 134 134 12
American University 1,252 73 24
Amherst College 1,341 600 61
Appalachian State University 649 621 95
Bard College 667 147 0
Barnard College 1,108 573 21
Bates College 1,595 694 26
Baylor University 7,549 1,766 49
Beloit College 10 3 1
Bentley University 1,650 525 36
Boston College 4,695 2,542 210
Boston University 3,503 1,803 2
Bowdoin College NR NR NR
Brandeis University 1,405 585 3
Brown University NR NR NR
Bryn Mawr College 696 351 33
Bucknell University 1,822 705 57
California Institute of Technology 615 482 47
Carleton College 1,275 371 9
Carnegie Mellon University 3,104 1,630 73
Case Western Reserve University 8,493 4,670 792
Centre College 124 31 8
Claremont McKenna College 614 349 38
Clark University 651 232 90
Colby College 1,400 662 31
Colgate University 1,707 766 56
College of Charleston 537 192 55
College of William and Mary 3,603 1,526 59
College of the Holy Cross 816 343 0
Colorado College 874 198 24
Colorado School of Mines 1,800 136 6
Columbia University in the City of New York NR NR NR
Connecticut College 1,298 560 73
Cornell University 3,143 2,026 96
Dartmouth College 1,855 1,133 0
Davidson College NR NR NR
Denison University 207 152 11
Dickinson College 801 280 0
Duke University NR NR NR
Duquesne University NR NR NR
East Carolina University NR NR NR
Eckerd College 57 33 17
Elon University 3,193 1,265 208
Emerson College 1,711 1,127 272
Emory University NR NR NR
Franklin and Marshall College 1,385 411 76
Furman University 197 42 17
George Washington University 3,464 1,013 87
Georgetown University 2,188 1,301 114
Georgia College and State University 50 50 0
Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus 3,900 2,150 174
Georgia Southern University NR NR NR
Georgia State University NR NR NR
Gettysburg College NR NR NR
Gonzaga University 555 171 162
Goucher College 56 40 8
Grinnell College 1,532 602 70
Guilford College NR NR NR
Hamilton College 919 438 21
Hampshire College 241 90 27
Harvard University NR NR NR
Harvey Mudd College 596 399 14
Haverford College 831 368 5
Hobart William Smith Colleges 763 189 21
James Madison University 3,684 1,987 166
Johns Hopkins University 1,876 1,143 1
Juniata College NR NR NR
Kalamazoo College 365 111 61
Kenyon College 2,397 642 38
Knox College 52 8 1
Lafayette College 1,827 464 37
Lawrence University 101 95 33
Lehigh University 3,691 1,296 2
Lewis & Clark College 396 146 21
Macalester College 510 269 215
Massachusetts Institute of Technology 633 555 28
Middlebury College 1,525 663 1
Mount Holyoke College 440 268 4
New York University NR NR NR
North Carolina State University at Raleigh NR NR NR
Northeastern University NR NR NR
Northwestern University NR NR NR
Oberlin College NR NR NR
Occidental College 792 297 65
Ohio State University-Main Campus 1,397 239 239
Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus NR NR NR
Pepperdine University NR NR NR
Pitzer College NR NR NR
Pomona College 651 324 0
Princeton University 1,138 818 41
Purdue University-Main Campus 1,215 1,208 368
Quinnipiac University 1,600 890 220
Reed College 829 351 59
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute 4,984 2,851 77
Rhodes College 738 154 52
Rice University 2,158 1,256 150
Scripps College 683 277 0
Sewanee-The University of the South 238 75 7
Skidmore College 1,692 385 0
Smith College 656 362 79
St Lawrence University 94 21 11
St Olaf College 562 467 75
Stanford University 958 695 7
Swarthmore College NR NR NR
The University of Texas at Austin 769 213 18
Trinity College 1,766 664 16
Tufts University NR NR NR
University of California-Los Angeles NR NR NR
University of Chicago NR NR NR
University of Delaware 3,689 1,549 0
University of Florida NR NR NR
University of Georgia 921 584 17
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign 3,008 1,875 1,015
University of Kansas NR NR NR
University of Mary Washington 468 113 105
University of Miami NR NR NR
University of Michigan-Ann Arbor 12,631 4,457 91
University of North Carolina Wilmington 147 NR NR
University of North Carolina at Asheville NR NR NR
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 3,154 1,563 31
University of North Carolina at Charlotte NR NR NR
University of North Carolina at Greensboro NR NR NR
University of Notre Dame NR NR NR
University of Oregon 1,302 441 300
University of Pennsylvania 2,651 1,600 136
University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus 2,492 572 289
University of Puget Sound 477 170 11
University of Redlands NR NR NR
University of Richmond 3,621 1,466 12
University of Rochester 2,662 750 21
University of San Diego 2,028 772 51
University of South Carolina-Columbia NR NR NR
University of Southern California NR NR NR
University of Vermont 3,093 748 175
University of Virginia-Main Campus 5,543 3,456 42
University of Washington-Seattle Campus 2,150 900 198
University of Wisconsin-Madison NR NR NR
Vanderbilt University 6,016 1,736 209
Vassar College 1,417 585 61
Villanova University 5,081 1,943 464
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University 2,294 1,587 750
Wake Forest University NR NR NR
Washington & Jefferson College 51 14 0
Washington University in St Louis NR NR NR
Washington and Lee University 2,271 827 72
Wellesley College 1,182 687 85
Wesleyan University 1,955 893 70
Wheaton College (IL) 449 149 64
Whitman College 862 315 59
Williams College 1,238 594 70
Wofford College 47 16 2
Yale University NR NR NR

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