Georgetown University is a highly competitive school and its admissions statistics make Georgetown University one of the 50 most competitive schools for undergraduate admissions globally. Similar to the trends across all top schools, Georgetown 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 2020 was the single most challenging year to be admitted to Georgetown University ever to date. For the Class of 2020, 27,029 students applied to Georgetown University of which 4,168 students were accepted, yielding an overall acceptance rate of 15.4%. Overall applications increased by 38.7% over last year (2019 to 2020) from 19,481 to 27,029.
For the Class of 2020, 892 students were admitted through the early admissions process. Total early applications totaled 7,027, yielding an early acceptance rate of 12.7%. Early applications increased by 2.7% over last year (2019 to 2020) from 6,840 to 7,027.