Tool December 2017

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Harvey Mudd College (Claremont, CA)

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ACADEMIC QUALITY

Applicants who took SAT: 72.00%
Applicants who took ACT: 58.00%
SAT I Verbal score 600-699: 27.00%
SAT I Verbal score 700+: 71.00%
SAT I Verbal score 600+: 98.00%
SAT I Math score 600-699: 10.00%
SAT I Math score 700+: 90.00%
SAT I Math score 600+: 100.00%
ACT score 24-29: 3.00%
ACT score 30-36: 97.00%
ACT score 24+: 100%
Students applied: 4,180
Students admitted: 538
Admission rate: 13%
Students per faculty: 8
4-year graduation rate: 85%
5-year graduation rate: 0%

STUDENT BODY

Freshmen retained: 98%
Full-time enrolled men: 446
Full-time enrolled women: 383
Part-time enrolled men: 0
Part-time enrolled women: 0
Total enrollment: 829

COSTS

Tuition: $54,347
Room and board: $17,592
Est. book expense: $800
Fees: $539
Total cost: $73,278
Cost after need-based aid: $33,479
Cost after non-need-based aid: $61,456
Average debt at graduation: $25,412

FINANCIAL AID

% of aid need met: 100%
Average need-based aid: $39,799
Average non-need-based aid: $11,822
Students receiving
non-need-based aid:
170
Average aid package: $42,799
Students receiving need-based aid: 414
% of aid from grants: 0%
% receiving need-based aid: 50%
% receiving non-
need-based aid:
41%
% receiving student loans: 42%