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Ivy Coach’s Secret to Beating the Waitlist and Earning Admission

Over the last 30+ years, around 40% of students who have first come to Ivy Coach after being placed on an elite university’s waitlist have earned admission.

March 22, 2024

Parental Donations vs. Bribery: The Right and Wrong Donations in College Admissions

Learn the difference between the right and wrong types of donations to America’s elite colleges.

April 21, 2024

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What is the International Baccalaureate Program?

The International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme is a high school diploma-granting curriculum offered to students worldwide.

April 20, 2024

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The New Digital SAT: Everything You Need to Know

The New digital SAT comes with a suite of changes intended to streamline the testing experience, making it accessible to a wider variety of students.

April 19, 2024

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Are Ivy League Schools More Liberal or Conservative?

The narrative that Ivy League schools discriminate against students with conservative viewpoints is untrue.

April 18, 2024

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Harvard Final Clubs: A Look into the Exclusive Social Organizations

Harvard University’s final clubs represent old-school elitism at America’s most prestigious institution. Learn more with Ivy Coach.

April 17, 2024

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Does the CIA Recruit from Ivy League Schools?

The United States Central Intelligence Agency has a history of recruiting from the Ivy League. Learn more with Ivy Coach.

April 16, 2024

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Do You Have to Be Rich to Get Into an Ivy? A Look at Admissions and Socioeconomic Diversity

Ivy League and other highly selective universities seek to admit students from across the socioeconomic spectrum.

April 12, 2024

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Yale University Class of 2028 Admissions Statistics

Between the Early Action and Regular Decision admission rounds, Yale received 57,465 applications to its Class of 2028.

April 1, 2024

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Columbia University Class of 2028 Admissions Statistics

The 60,248 applicants to the Columbia Class of 2028 fell short of the 60,377 applicants to the Class of 2026 and the record 60,551 applicants to the Class of 2025. But this year’s 60,248 applicants marked a 5.18% jump from last year’s 57,129 applicants.

March 31, 2024

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University of Pennsylvania Class of 2028 Admissions Statistics

During the 2023-2024 admissions cycle, more than 65,000 students applied to the Ivy League institution, an all-time record.

March 30, 2024

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Class of 2028 Ivy League Admission Statistics: A Year in Review

Of the six Ivy League schools that have thus far released data, applications rose at four of them: Columbia, Dartmouth, UPenn, and Yale.

March 29, 2024

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Dartmouth Class of 2028 Admissions Statistics

Out of the 31,657 applicants to Dartmouth’s Class of 2028, only 1,685 earned admission, marking an overall acceptance rate of 5.3%.

March 29, 2024

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Harvard University Class of 2028 Admissions Statistics

Out of the 54,008 applicants to Harvard’s Class of 2028, only 1,937 earned admission, resulting in an overall admission rate of 3.59%.

March 29, 2024

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Class of 2028 College Admissions Statistics: A Year in Review

Some of America’s elite universities have yet to release overall acceptance rates for the Class of 2028. That said, of the top-ranked schools that have released data, this year’s acceptance rates are mostly slightly lower than last year.

March 28, 2024

Harvard University Waitlist Acceptance Rate

Historically, Harvard has admitted between 0-200+ applicants in a given year off its waitlist. Learn more about the Harvard waitlist!

March 28, 2024

Dartmouth College Waitlist Acceptance Rate

Check out Dartmouth College’s waitlist acceptance rates from 2023 through 2003. Dartmouth’s average waitlist acceptance rate? 4.26%.

March 28, 2024

Princeton University Waitlist Acceptance Rate

Waitlisted by Princeton University? Find out the Princeton waitlist acceptance rate over the last several years.

March 27, 2024

University of Pennsylvania Waitlist Acceptance Rate

Were you waitlisted to the UPenn Class of 2028? Find out your chances of admission. And find out your chances with Ivy Coach!

March 27, 2024

Brown University Waitlist Acceptance Rate

Check out the Brown waitlist acceptance rates and statistics through the years. And learn how Ivy Coach can help optimize your chances!

March 27, 2024

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Tufts University Waitlist Acceptance Rate

Over the last four years in which Tufts has turned to its waitlist, the university admitted an average of 13.19% of waitlisted candidates.

March 27, 2024


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