Brown University is an Ivy League School and its admissions statistics fall in the middle of all Ivy League Schools. Similar to the trends across all top schools, Brown University acceptance rates have continued to decline over the past 8 years and will almost certainly continue to do so into the future.
The Class of 2019 was the single most challenging year to be admitted to Brown University ever. For the Class of 2019, 30,397 students applied to Brown University of which 2,580 students were accepted, yielding an overall acceptance rate of 8.5%. Overall applications decreased by 0.1% over last year (2018 to 2019) from 30,432 to 30,397.
For the Class of 2019, 617 students were admitted through the early admissions process. Total early applications totaled 3,016, yielding an early acceptance rate of 20.5%. Early applications decreased by 2.3% over last year (2018 to 2019) from 3,088 to 3,016.