Yale University receives record number of applicants

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NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) — If you thought Yale University was competitive, this year takes the cake.

According to the Yale Daily News (http://bit.ly/2E0vLFe), the school received a record number of applications for admission to the class of 2022.

More than 35,300 high school students applied. That’s up more than seven percent from last year.Related Content: Yale students push for gender inclusive fraternities, put recruitment events on hold

It is likely that only five to seven percent of those applicants will see acceptance letters this spring.

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