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 2021 was the single most challenging year to be admitted to Georgetown University ever to date. For the Class of 2021, 29,281 students applied to Georgetown University of which 3,219 students were accepted, yielding an overall acceptance rate of 11%. Overall applications increased by 8.3% over last year (2020 to 2021) from 27,029 to 29,281.
For the Class of 2021, 931 students were admitted through the early admissions process. Total early applications totaled 7,822, yielding an early acceptance rate of 11.9%. Early applications increased by 11.3% over last year (2020 to 2021) from 7,027 to 7,822.