Top 300 universities in North America: Rankings & Acceptance rate

Rank
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University name
Acceptance rate
Acc. rate
Country & City
1Harvard University5%United States Flag
Cambridge
2Massachusetts Institute of Technology7%United States Flag
Cambridge
3Stanford University5%United States Flag
Stanford
4University of California - Berkeley17%United States Flag
Berkeley
5Cornell University13%United States Flag
Ithaca
6University of Washington - Seattle Campus46%United States Flag
Seattle
7Columbia University in the City of New York7%United States Flag
New York
8University of California - Los Angeles16%United States Flag
Los Angeles
9Yale University7%United States Flag
New Haven
10Princeton University6%United States Flag
Princeton
11Pennsylvania State University - Main Campus50%United States Flag
University Park
12University of California - Irvine37%United States Flag
Irvine
13Purdue University - Main Campus57%United States Flag
West Lafayette
14Duke University10%United States Flag
Durham
15Carnegie Mellon University22%United States Flag
Pittsburgh
16Texas A & M University - College Station71%United States Flag
College Station
17University of Michigan - Ann Arbor27%United States Flag
Ann Arbor
18University of Minnesota45%United States Flag
Minneapolis
19University of Wisconsin - Madison54%United States Flag
Madison
20Indiana University - Bloomington76%United States Flag
Bloomington
21New York University28%United States Flag
New York
22University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill24%United States Flag
Chapel Hill
23University of Pennsylvania9%United States Flag
Philadelphia
24Michigan State University72%United States Flag
East Lansing
25University of Maryland - College Park45%United States Flag
College Park
26Johns Hopkins University13%United States Flag
Baltimore
27University of Florida42%United States Flag
Gainesville
28Northwestern University9%United States Flag
Evanston
29The University of Texas at Austin36%United States Flag
Austin
30Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey65%United States Flag
New Brunswick
31University of California-San Diego34%United States Flag
San Diego
32University of Southern California16%United States Flag
Los Angeles
33University of TorontoCanada Flag
Toronto
34University of Chicago9%United States Flag
Chicago
35University of California - Davis43%United States Flag
Davis
36University of Arizona84%United States Flag
Tucson
37The University of British Columbia45%Canada Flag
Vancouver
38Arizona State University - Tempe84%United States Flag
Tempe
39University of Virginia - Main Campus27%United States Flag
Charlottesville
40University of Illinois at Urbana - Champaign62%United States Flag
Champaign
41Ohio State University - Main Campus48%United States Flag
Columbus
42North Carolina State University at Raleigh51%United States Flag
Raleigh
43Simon Fraser University85%Canada Flag
Burnaby
44Boston University25%United States Flag
Boston
45University of Colorado Boulder80%United States Flag
Boulder
46Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University70%United States Flag
Blacksburg
47McGill UniversityCanada Flag
Montreal
48University of Massachusetts - Amherst58%United States Flag
Amherst
49University of Missouri - Columbia78%United States Flag
Columbia
50Iowa State University89%United States Flag
Ames
51Washington University in St Louis16%United States Flag
St. Louis
52Michigan Career and Technical InstituteUnited States Flag
Plainwell
53University of Nebraska - Lincoln64%United States Flag
Lincoln
54University of AlbertaCanada Flag
Edmonton
55University of California - Santa Cruz51%United States Flag
Santa Cruz
56Georgia Institute of Technology - Main Campus23%United States Flag
Atlanta
57University of Pittsburgh - Pittsburgh Campus60%United States Flag
Pittsburgh
58University of Utah66%United States Flag
Salt Lake City
59University of Georgia54%United States Flag
Athens
60University of California - Santa Barbara33%United States Flag
Santa Barbara
61California Institute of Technology8%United States Flag
Pasadena
62University of Hawaii - System OfficeUnited States Flag
Honolulu
63University of Kentucky96%United States Flag
Lexington
64University of California - San FranciscoUnited States Flag
San Francisco
65University of Iowa86%United States Flag
Iowa City
66University of WaterlooCanada Flag
Waterloo
67Vanderbilt University11%United States Flag
Nashville
68Emory University22%United States Flag
Atlanta
69Florida State University49%United States Flag
Tallahassee
70Colorado State University - Fort Collins83%United States Flag
Fort Collins
71University of Notre Dame19%United States Flag
Notre Dame
72University of South Florida - Main Campus45%United States Flag
Tampa
73George Mason University81%United States Flag
Fairfax
74Mayo Clinic School of Health SciencesUnited States Flag
Rochester
75Dartmouth College10%United States Flag
Hanover
76Rice University16%United States Flag
Houston
77University of Illinois at Chicago77%United States Flag
Chicago
78Georgetown University16%United States Flag
Washington
79Washington State University73%United States Flag
Pullman
80Oregon State University79%United States Flag
Corvallis
81University of Oregon83%United States Flag
Eugene
82CUNY System OfficeUnited States Flag
New York
83University of Rochester34%United States Flag
Rochester
84Brown University8%United States Flag
Providence
85University of Delaware63%United States Flag
Newark
86University at Buffalo57%United States Flag
Buffalo
87George Washington University41%United States Flag
Washington
88Tufts University15%United States Flag
Medford
89Brigham Young University - Provo52%United States Flag
Provo
90University of Connecticut48%United States Flag
Storrs
91The University of Tennessee - Knoxville77%United States Flag
Knoxville
92University of Calgary15%Canada Flag
Calgary
93University of New Mexico - Main Campus67%United States Flag
Albuquerque
94University of Montreal45%Canada Flag
Montreal
95University of Kansas93%United States Flag
Lawrence
96University of California - Riverside57%United States Flag
Riverside
97University of Miami36%United States Flag
Coral Gables
98McMaster UniversityCanada Flag
Hamilton
99Queen's University45%Canada Flag
Kingston
100Boston College32%United States Flag
Boston
101University of Central Florida50%United States Flag
Orlando
102Western UniversityCanada Flag
London
103University of South Carolina - Columbia72%United States Flag
Columbia
104Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College74%United States Flag
Baton Rouge
105Georgia State University70%United States Flag
Atlanta
106University of Houston61%United States Flag
Houston
107University of North Texas72%United States Flag
Denton
108Laval UniversityCanada Flag
Quebec City
109University of Cincinnati - Main Campus76%United States Flag
Cincinnati
110University of Oklahoma - Norman Campus74%United States Flag
Norman
111York UniversityCanada Flag
Toronto
112University of VictoriaCanada Flag
Victoria
113University of New Hampshire - Main Campus77%United States Flag
Durham
114Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute43%United States Flag
Troy
115University of Alabama at Birmingham92%United States Flag
Birmingham
116Santa Clara University54%United States Flag
Santa Clara
117Clemson University47%United States Flag
Clemson
118Temple University57%United States Flag
Philadelphia
119Cleveland Clinic Health System - School of Diagnostic ImagingUnited States Flag
Euclid
120San Diego State University35%United States Flag
San Diego
121Utah State University89%United States Flag
Logan
122West Virginia University72%United States Flag
Morgantown
123Case Western Reserve University33%United States Flag
Cleveland
124Drexel University79%United States Flag
Philadelphia
125Oklahoma State University - Main Campus74%United States Flag
Stillwater
126University of OttawaCanada Flag
Ottawa
127Dalhousie University65%Canada Flag
Halifax
128Auburn University84%United States Flag
Auburn
129University of West Alabama28%United States Flag
Livingston
130Virginia Commonwealth University84%United States Flag
Richmond
131Indiana University - Purdue University - Indianapolis80%United States Flag
Indianapolis
132American University29%United States Flag
Washington
133Florida International University54%United States Flag
Miami
134Wayne State University67%United States Flag
Detroit
135Rochester Institute of Technology57%United States Flag
Rochester
136The University of Alabama53%United States Flag
Tuscaloosa
137University of Vermont67%United States Flag
Burlington
138University of Saskatchewan85%Canada Flag
Saskatoon
139University of ManitobaCanada Flag
Winnipeg
140Texas Tech University69%United States Flag
Lubbock
141University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee72%United States Flag
Milwaukee
142Concordia UniversityCanada Flag
Montreal
143Portland State University92%United States Flag
Portland
144University of Nevada - Reno88%United States Flag
Reno
145University of Guelph75%Canada Flag
Guelph
146East Carolina University79%United States Flag
Greenville
147SUNY at Albany54%United States Flag
Albany
148Gemological Institute of America - CarlsbadUnited States Flag
Carlsbad
149Carleton University25%Canada Flag
Ottawa
150Kansas State University94%United States Flag
Manhattan
151The University of Texas at Arlington71%United States Flag
Arlington
152Yeshiva University63%United States Flag
New York
153University of Arkansas66%United States Flag
Fayetteville
154Southern Methodist University49%United States Flag
Dallas
155University of Maryland - Baltimore County60%United States Flag
Baltimore
156University of Quebec in MontrealCanada Flag
Montreal
157University of Maine - System Central OfficeUnited States Flag
Orono
158Northeastern University27%United States Flag
Boston
159New Mexico State University - Main Campus64%United States Flag
Las Cruces
160Kent State University at Kent88%United States Flag
Kent
161Nova Southeastern University58%United States Flag
Fort Lauderdale
162University of Maryland, BaltimoreUnited States Flag
Baltimore
163Memorial Hospital School of Radiation Therapy TechnologyUnited States Flag
New York
164Fordham University46%United States Flag
New York
165The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer CenterUnited States Flag
Houston
166Tulane University of Louisiana21%United States Flag
New Orleans
167University of Idaho73%United States Flag
Moscow
168The University of Texas at Dallas76%United States Flag
Richardson
169Northern Arizona University81%United States Flag
Flagstaff
170Mississippi State University62%United States Flag
Mississippi State
171San Francisco State University70%United States Flag
San Francisco
172University of Alaska System of Higher EducationUnited States Flag
Fairbanks
173Ball State University62%United States Flag
Muncie
174Oregon Health & Science University5%United States Flag
Portland
175University of Rhode Island70%United States Flag
Kingston
176Baylor University39%United States Flag
Waco
177City University of Seattle85%United States Flag
Seattle
178University of Louisville75%United States Flag
Louisville
179Memorial University of Newfoundland65%Canada Flag
St Johns
180Southern Illinois University - Carbondale76%United States Flag
Carbondale
181University of Wyoming97%United States Flag
Laramie
182Montana State University83%United States Flag
Bozeman
183University of Colorado Denver/Anschutz Medical Campus65%United States Flag
Denver
184California State University - Northridge58%United States Flag
Los Angeles
185Chicago State University78%United States Flag
Chicago
186Illinois Institute of Technology54%United States Flag
Chicago
187University of North Carolina at Charlotte66%United States Flag
Charlotte
188The University of Tennessee - Martin62%United States Flag
Martin
189Michigan Technological University74%United States Flag
Houghton
190Northern Illinois University53%United States Flag
Dekalb
191Western Michigan University82%United States Flag
Kalamazoo
192The University of Montana93%United States Flag
Missoula
193Old Dominion University86%United States Flag
Norfolk
194Southeastern University53%United States Flag
Lakeland
195Lehigh University25%United States Flag
Bethlehem
196College of William and Mary36%United States Flag
Williamsburg
197Saint Louis University64%United States Flag
St. Louis
198Brandeis University34%United States Flag
Waltham
199University of Denver58%United States Flag
Denver
200Binghamton University40%United States Flag
Vestal
201Stony Brook University42%United States Flag
Stony Brook
202Ryerson UniversityCanada Flag
Toronto
203The New School62%United States Flag
New York
204Worcester Polytechnic Institute48%United States Flag
Worcester
205Loyola University Chicago71%United States Flag
Chicago
206Florida Atlantic University60%United States Flag
Boca Raton
207University of Massachusetts Medical School WorcesterUnited States Flag
Worcester
208International Technological UniversityUnited States Flag
San Jose
209The University of Texas at San Antonio79%United States Flag
San Antonio
210University of Nevada - Las Vegas81%United States Flag
Las Vegas
211University of North Carolina at Greensboro78%United States Flag
Greensboro
212Baylor College of MedicineUnited States Flag
Houston
213DePaul University72%United States Flag
Chicago
214Texas State University73%United States Flag
San Marcos
215North Dakota State University - Main Campus92%United States Flag
Fargo
216University of Massachusetts - Boston75%United States Flag
Boston
217University of Missouri - Kansas City64%United States Flag
Kansas City
218San Jose State University67%United States Flag
San Jose
219Bowling Green State University - Main Campus73%United States Flag
Bowling Green
220Ohio University - Main Campus74%United States Flag
Athens
221University of Mississippi84%United States Flag
University
222University of Alaska Fairbanks77%United States Flag
Fairbanks
223California Polytechnic State University - San Luis Obispo35%United States Flag
San Luis Obispo
224Pace University80%United States Flag
New York
225Seton Hall University73%United States Flag
South Orange
226James Madison University75%United States Flag
Harrisonburg
227Wake Forest University28%United States Flag
Winston-Salem
228California State University - Long Beach28%United States Flag
Long Beach
229Appalachian State University70%United States Flag
Boone
230California State University - Fullerton46%United States Flag
Fullerton
231Middlebury College17%United States Flag
Middlebury
232Boise State University84%United States Flag
Boise
233Marquette University89%United States Flag
Milwaukee
234Swarthmore College11%United States Flag
Swarthmore
235Carleton College21%United States Flag
Northfield
236University of Richmond33%United States Flag
Richmond
237Idaho State University85%United States Flag
Pocatello
238University of New Brunswick75%Canada Flag
Fredericton
239University of Texas Southwestern Medical CenterUnited States Flag
Dallas
240The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio45%United States Flag
San Antonio
241University of Northern Iowa81%United States Flag
Cedar Falls
242University of San Francisco66%United States Flag
San Francisco
243University of Maine92%United States Flag
Orono
244University of SherbrookeCanada Flag
Sherbrooke
245University of Jamestown65%United States Flag
Jamestown
246New Jersey Institute of Technology61%United States Flag
Newark
247University of Memphis85%United States Flag
Memphis
248Pepperdine University40%United States Flag
Malibu
249Clark Atlanta University58%United States Flag
Atlanta
250Liberty University30%United States Flag
Lynchburg
251Northcentral UniversityUnited States Flag
San Diego
252Medical College of WisconsinUnited States Flag
Milwaukee
253Alhambra Medical UniversityUnited States Flag
Alhambra
254The University of Texas at El Paso100%United States Flag
El Paso
255Berklee College of Music53%United States Flag
Boston
256University of Pittsburgh Medical Center - Shadyside School of Nursing100%United States Flag
Pittsburgh
257University of Colorado System OfficeUnited States Flag
Denver
258American Film Institute ConservatoryUnited States Flag
Los Angeles
259University of Akron Main Campus93%United States Flag
Akron
260School of Professional Horticulture, New York Botanical Garden100%United States Flag
New York
261University of Massachusetts - Lowell69%United States Flag
Lowell
262La Salle University79%United States Flag
Philadelphia
263Medical University of South CarolinaUnited States Flag
Charleston
264Rockefeller UniversityUnited States Flag
New York
265Wright State University - Main Campus97%United States Flag
Dayton
266Polytechnic School of MontrealCanada Flag
Montreal
267University of Southern Mississippi98%United States Flag
Hattiesburg
268Quinnipiac University74%United States Flag
Hamden
269University of Western States75%United States Flag
Portland
270University of Windsor65%Canada Flag
Windsor
271University of New England81%United States Flag
Biddeford
272The University of Texas Medical BranchUnited States Flag
Galveston
273Villanova University36%United States Flag
Villanova
274University of Toledo94%United States Flag
Toledo
275Thomas Jefferson UniversityUnited States Flag
Philadelphia
276Western Washington University85%United States Flag
Bellingham
277Grand Valley State University81%United States Flag
Allendale
278University of Central Arkansas90%United States Flag
Conway
279Western Kentucky University95%United States Flag
Bowling Green
280Smith College32%United States Flag
Northampton
281University of Dayton72%United States Flag
Dayton
282Creighton University72%United States Flag
Omaha
283Vassar College24%United States Flag
Poughkeepsie
284University of Nebraska Medical CenterUnited States Flag
Omaha
285Hawaii Pacific University75%United States Flag
Honolulu
286University of Wisconsin ExtensionUnited States Flag
Madison
287Colorado School of Mines56%United States Flag
Golden
288Hofstra University64%United States Flag
Hempstead
289California State University - Sacramento68%United States Flag
Sacramento
290Williams College15%United States Flag
Williamstown
291Bryn Mawr College38%United States Flag
Bryn Mawr
292University of Illinois at Springfield52%United States Flag
Springfield
293Wichita State University94%United States Flag
Wichita
294Missouri University of Science and Technology84%United States Flag
Rolla
295Naval Postgraduate SchoolUnited States Flag
Monterey
296Bucknell University31%United States Flag
Lewisburg
297Wesleyan University16%United States Flag
Middletown
298University of North Dakota83%United States Flag
Grand Forks
299University of California-System Administration Central OfficeUnited States Flag
Oakland
300Wellesley College22%United States Flag
Wellesley