Harvard University
Cambridge, MA
January 1st
Student Ranked #3
Out-of-State $42,292 / In-State $42,292
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Parchment Member Admission information for 10,322 students Interested in Harvard University last year
Academic Performance
27
1905
3.6
Top States
  • 17% Michigan
  • 14% California
  • 8% Indiana
  • 5% Florida
  • 5% Illinois
Top Majors
  • Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies
  • Business Administration/Management
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Accounting & Business/Management
  • Political Science & Government, General
Demographics
44% female
56% male
  • 50% Caucasian
  • 10% East Asian
  • 9% Hispanic
  • 7% South Asian
  • 6% African-American
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Parchment Member Admission information for 708 students Applying to Harvard University last year
Academic Performance
29
2010
3.7
Top States
  • 16% California
  • 9% Michigan
  • 8% Other/Foreign
  • 7% Florida
  • 6% New York
Top Majors
  • Economics, General
  • Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies
  • Biomedical/Medical Engineering
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Political Science & Government, General
Demographics
43% female
57% male
  • 46% Caucasian
  • 13% East Asian
  • 12% Hispanic
  • 9% South Asian
  • 6% African-American
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Parchment Member Admission information for 144 students Accepted to Harvard University last year
Academic Performance
28
2056
3.7
Top States
  • 16% California
  • 10% Michigan
  • 6% Other/Foreign
  • 6% Wisconsin
  • 5% Florida
Top Majors
  • Computer Science
  • Physics, General
  • Political Science & Government, General
  • Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Demographics
37% female
63% male
  • 35% Caucasian
  • 15% East Asian
  • 14% Hispanic
  • 9% African-American
  • 6% South Asian
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Parchment Member Admission information for 403 students Denied by Harvard University last year
Academic Performance
31
2066
3.8
Top States
  • 23% California
  • 15% Michigan
  • 5% Indiana
  • 4% Illinois
  • 4% Florida
Top Majors
  • Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies
  • Biomedical/Medical Engineering
  • Political Science & Government, General
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Economics, General
Demographics
45% female
55% male
  • 46% Caucasian
  • 12% East Asian
  • 12% Hispanic
  • 10% South Asian
  • 9% African-American
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Basic Information
Harvard University Official Admissions Statistics 2012 - 2013 Academic Year

Application Deadline
  • Regular Decision Deadline: January 1st
Cost
  • Application Fees: $75
  • Tuition: $42,292
  • Room and Board: $13,630
Admission Overview
  • Applicants: 35,023
  • Admitted: 2,047
  • Acceptance Rate: 5.8%
  • Yield Rate: 81%
Enrollment
  • Undergraduates: 9,504
  • Graduate Students: 11,353
Most Popular Degrees
  • Law (LL.B., J.D.)
  • Education, General
  • Public Administration
  • Public Health, General (MPH, DPH)
  • Economics, General