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Waltham, Massachusetts

Brandeis University

Private school in Massachusetts with 3,500 total undergraduate students

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Admissions

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Admissions stats

Applicants & acceptance rate

Overall acceptance rate
39%
Women
41%

Men
35%

Total number of applicants
9,796
Women: 58%
Men: 42%

Accepted students who attend

Yield rate - overall
25%

Cost & scholarships

Your estimated net cost
$ ? / year
In-state
$76,456
Out-of-state
$76,456

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Applications

Application requirements

Accepts Common App
Yes

Considers class rank
Yes

Recommendation letters
Optional

TOEFL policy (international applicants)
Required

SAT/ACT testing policy
Optional
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Which tests students typically submit

SAT: 40%
ACT: 17%

Students

Enrolled student statistics

Enrolled students

First-year students (full-time)
943
Admission policy
Co-ed
Enrolled women:
58%
Enrolled men:
42%
6-year graduation rate
87%
20%
40%
60%
80%
100%
4 years
6 years
Retention rate
92%

Student diversity

Moderately diverse
International students
21%

Race & ethnicity diversity among domestic students

Asian and Pacific Islander: 17%
Black: 6%
Hispanic: 9%
Native American: < 1%
Other: 9%
White: 59%

Academics

Student faculty ratio
10:1
Calendar system
Semester

Special academic offering

Study abroad

Credit for AP exams

Offers graduate degree

Academic and career counseling

Majors & careers

Special focus
None

Has medical school
No

Housing

Commuter College
No

On campus housing
Yes

Sports

D1 Football
No

Football conference
None

D1 Basketball
No

Basketball conference
University Athletic Association

Location

415 South St
Waltham, MA 02454
Campus Setting
Urban

Region
New England

Campus culture

Religious Affiliation
None

HBCU
No

Contact information

(781) 736-2000
415 South St
Waltham, MA 02454
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