Tool December 2016

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Harvey Mudd College (Claremont, CA)

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ACADEMIC QUALITY

Applicants who took SAT: 79.00%
Applicants who took ACT: 54.00%
SAT I Verbal score 600-699: 31.00%
SAT I Verbal score 700+: 65.00%
SAT I Verbal score 600+: 96.00%
SAT I Math score 600-699: 12.00%
SAT I Math score 700+: 88.00%
SAT I Math score 600+: 100.00%
ACT score 24-29: 6.00%
ACT score 30-36: 94.00%
ACT score 24+: 100%
Students applied: 4,119
Students admitted: 534
Admission rate: 13%
Students per faculty: 8
4-year graduation rate: 85.5%
5-year graduation rate: 0%

STUDENT BODY

Freshmen retained: 96%
Full-time enrolled men: 434
Full-time enrolled women: 381
Part-time enrolled men: 0
Part-time enrolled women: 0
Total enrollment: 815

COSTS

Tuition: $52,383
Room and board: $17,051
Est. book expense: $800
Fees: $283
Total cost: $70,517
Cost after need-based aid: $32,643
Cost after non-need-based aid: $59,185
Average debt at graduation: $27,483

FINANCIAL AID

% of aid need met: 100%
Average need-based aid: $37,874
Average non-need-based aid: $11,332
Students receiving
non-need-based aid:
46
Average aid package: $50
Students receiving need-based aid: 406
% of aid from grants: 0%
% receiving need-based aid: 50%
% receiving non-
need-based aid:
46%
% receiving student loans: 49%