New Haven

Yale University receives record number of applicants for class of 2023

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) - Yale University's reputation as one of the nation's most competitive schools isn't going away anytime soon.

Yale received a record number of applicants for admission for the class of 2023.

More than 36,800 students applied and only 2,178 were admitted, making the acceptance rate only 5.9 percent.

Related Content: Cost to attend Yale next fall to rise to more than $75,000

That is a record low.

Accepted students come from all 50 states, including D.C., Puerto Rico, and 63 countries.

More Stories

Storm Team 8 Weather Headlines

Latest Connecticut Headlines

Video Center