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MIT Admissions History

Source: Stuart Schmill ’86, Interim Director of Admissions

This table gives a snapshot of MIT’s recent undergraduate admissions statistics. This year, MIT saw an increase of nearly a thousand applications as the admit rate fell by 0.7 percent.

Class Year No. of Early Applicants No. of Applicants Early Admit Rate Overall Admit Rate
2012 3,928 13,396 13.3% 11.6%
2011 3,493 12,443 11.2% 12.3%
2010 3,098 11, 373 12.2% 13.0%
2009 2,801 10,439 13.7% 14.3%
2008 2,833 10,464 15.5% 15.9%