How much does Yale University cost?

Yale University Cost of Attendance
In-state $51,400
Out-of-state $51,400
On-Campus Room and Board $15,500
Off-Campus Room and Board
Average Annual Cost $18,053
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000 $4,978
$30,000-$48,000 $4,392
$48,000-$75,000 $6,986
$75,000-$110,000 $13,223
Over $110,000 $35,873

Yale University Financial Aid and Debt

84%

Students paying down their debt

$13,500

Typical Total Student Debt

$140

Typical Monthly Loan Payment

Financial Aid Breakdown for Full-time Incoming Freshman

Aid Type % Receiving Average Amount
Grant or scholarship aid 59% $48,810
Federal Grants 16% $6,695
Pell grants 16% $4,461
Other federal grants 8% $4,000
State/local goverment grant or scholarships $3,500
Institutional grants or scholarships 51% $49,051
Student loan aid 9% $4,962
Federal student loans 9% $5,818
Other student loans $4,958

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Take a challenging class 300 Up to $3,000
Take a foreign language class 163 Up to $5,000
Play a sport 150 Up to $1,500
Have perfect attendance for a year 207 Up to $750
Have work experience 163 Up to $10,000
Visit a college campus 279 Up to $6,000
Attend a summer program 141 Up to $6,000
Do community service 277 Up to $75

*GPA and other eligibility restrictions may apply

Yale University Admissions

What is Yale University's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 7%
Average GPA
SAT Submissions 61% of applicants
SAT Reading 730-780
SAT Math 730-800
SAT Writing 710-790
ACT Submissions 57% of applicants
Composite Score 32-35

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Yale University Campus Life

6:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

3

Forbes Ranking

87%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

97%

Six-Year Graduation Rate

Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 6483
Living on campus
Transfer Students 2%
Under Age 25 29%
Gender Balance
Women
51%
Men
49%

Student Diversity

80%
Diversity Index: Chance you’ll bump into a diverse range of students
White
40.27%
Unknown
27.21%
Asian
15.10%
Hispanic or Latino
10.67%
Black or African American
6.17%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0.51%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0.06%

Yale University Graduation Success

99%

First Year Student Retention

87%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

$83,200

Average Salary After Graduation

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About Yale University

Since its founding in 1701, Yale has been dedicated to expanding and sharing knowledge, inspiring innovation, and preserving cultural and scientific information for future generations.

Address

Woodbridge Hall
New Haven, CT

Type Private
Profit Status not-for-profit
Category Research Universities
Setting Midsize City
* Financial aid is only available for those who qualify