• Rank: # 13th QS Survey
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Princeton University

Chartered in 1746, Princeton is the fourth-oldest college in the United States.TheUniversity has been led by 20 presidents, spanning colonial times to the 21st century.Center for African American Studies (CAAS) established; trustees approve African American studies concentration, department in 2015Four-year residential college system launched with the opening of Whitman CollegeUniversity Center for the Creative and Performing Arts established (renamed the Lewis Center for the Arts in 2007), with a mandate to enhance the role of the arts in the University and communityThird World Center founded (renamed the Fields Center for Equality and Cultural Understanding in 2002) and Women’s Center are founded.Council of the Princeton University Community (CPUC), a deliberative body of faculty, students, staff and alumni, is established in 1970.


# 13th

QS Survey 2019

# 7th

Times Higher 2018

# 13th

QS Survey 2018

# 1st

Money Magazine 2017

Admission Criteria & Eligibility

Princeton requires the submission of one of the two following: (1) SAT with Essay or (2) ACT with Writing. We will accept submission of the "old" SAT test, which was replaced by the redesigned SAT in March 2016.

  • We recommend that you self-report all of your AP or IB scores on your application. You must submit your SAT and/or ACT scores to Princeton directly from the testing firms.
  • International students must submit either the SAT with Essay or ACT with Writing. The Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL), The Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE Academic), the International English Language Testing System Academic (IELTS Academic) or national examination results are not used as a substitute for the SAT or ACT.

Registering for Tests
Visit the SAT Online Registration website to register. Use code 2672 to ensure your scores are sent to Princeton. We accept only scores submitted directly by the College Board.

Visit the ACT Online Registration website to register. Use college code 2588 to ensure your scores are sent to Princeton. We accept only scores submitted directly by the ACT.

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Contact Details

Princeton University

Princeton University , 110 Morrison Hall Princeton, Princeton, New Jersey, United States of America, NJ 08544

Phone: + 1- 609- 258-3060
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