University of Pennsylvania 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, University of Pennsylvania 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 University of Pennsylvania ever. For the Class of 2023, 44,960 students applied to University of Pennsylvania of which 3,345 students were accepted, yielding an overall acceptance rate of 7.4%. Overall applications increased by 1.1% over last year (2022 to 2023) from 44,482 to 44,960.
For the Class of 2023, 1,279 students were admitted through the early admissions process. Total early applications totaled 7,110, yielding an early acceptance rate of 18%. Early applications increased by 0.5% over last year (2022 to 2023) from 7,074 to 7,110.