Tool December 2016

Kiplinger's Best College Values

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Yale University (New Haven, CT)

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ACADEMIC QUALITY

Applicants who took SAT: 74.00%
Applicants who took ACT: 45.00%
SAT I Verbal score 600-699: 17.00%
SAT I Verbal score 700+: 80.00%
SAT I Verbal score 600+: 97.00%
SAT I Math score 600-699: 17.00%
SAT I Math score 700+: 82.00%
SAT I Math score 600+: 99.00%
ACT score 24-29: 0.00%
ACT score 30-36: 0.00%
ACT score 24+: 0%
Students applied: 30,236
Students admitted: 2,034
Admission rate: 7%
Students per faculty: 6
4-year graduation rate: 87.7%
5-year graduation rate: 0%

STUDENT BODY

Freshmen retained: 99%
Full-time enrolled men: 2,812
Full-time enrolled women: 2,697
Part-time enrolled men: 18
Part-time enrolled women: 5
Total enrollment: 5,532

COSTS

Tuition: $49,480
Room and board: $15,170
Est. book expense: $3,580
Fees: $0
Total cost: $68,230
Cost after need-based aid: $20,270
Cost after non-need-based aid: $68,230
Average debt at graduation: $15,521

FINANCIAL AID

% of aid need met: 100%
Average need-based aid: $47,960
Average non-need-based aid: $0
Students receiving
non-need-based aid:
0
Average aid package: $50,380
Students receiving need-based aid: 2,727
% of aid from grants: 0%
% receiving need-based aid: 49%
% receiving non-
need-based aid:
0%
% receiving student loans: 17%