Emory University is a highly competitive school and its admissions statistics make Emory University one of the 50 most competitive schools for undergraduate admissions globally. Similar to the trends across all top schools, Emory 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 2023 was the single most challenging year to be admitted to Emory University ever. For the Class of 2023, 30,017 students applied to Emory University of which 4,512 students were accepted, yielding an overall acceptance rate of 15%. Overall applications increased by 8.1% over last year (2022 to 2023) from 27,759 to 30,017.
For the Class of 2023, 559 students were admitted through the early admissions process. Total early applications totaled 1,910, yielding an early acceptance rate of 29.3%. Early applications increased by 17.7% over last year (2022 to 2023) from 1,623 to 1,910.