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Brown University

Instate Tuition (2011-2012)
$42,230
Out-of-state Tuition (2011-2012)
$42,230

Brown Address


BROWN UNIVERSITY
PROSPECT ST
PROVIDENCE, RI 02912
General info:(401) 863-1000
Financial aid office:(401) 863-2721
Admissions office:(401) 863-2378
University Homepage

Tuition + Brown Housing

(2011-2012)
Meals Per Week:20

UGrad Application Fee: $75
Grad Application Fee: $75

Tuition Prepaid: Yes
Tuition Payment Plan: Yes
Campus Housing Capacity:4689
Freshman Must Live on Campus: Yes

University Makeup

(2011-2012)
# of Undergrads: 6,850
# of Grad students: 2,426
Total Students: 9,276
Male

47.1%
Female

52.9%
International:

14%
African-American:

5%
American Indian:

0%
Asian:

13%
Hispanic:

8%
Pacific Islander:

10%
Caucasian:

45%
Unknown:

11%

Financial Aid


52% First time, full time students receive federal aid and the average amount is $3,607

4% of students receive State/Local grants and the average amount is $672

35% receive instiutional grants and the average institutional award is $12,892

39% receive student loans and the average amount is $4,582
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Financial Aid Website
Private not-for-profit 4 year or above Institution
Research Universities (very high research activity)
Doctoral/Research Universities--Extensive

Special Programs


MD Medical Program
Teacher Certifications

Admissions Requirements


Secondary School Record Required
Secondary School GPA Recommended
Secondary School Rank Recommended
Test Scores Required
Competencies Neither required nor recommended
Test EOFL Required

Special Credits


HS College Credit: No
AP Credit: No
Life Experience Credit: No
Special Credits(other): Yes

Applicants Admitted


11% men vs 8% women admitted

Applicants vs Admissions


Number of Men Applicants: 12,504
Number of Women Applicants: 18,440
Number of Men Admitted: 1,352
Number of Women Admitted: 1,405

Student Services


Library On Campus
Counseling Services
Employment Services
Placement Services

Majors  Hide Majors

• Acting
• African Studies
• American/United States Studies/Civilization
• American/United States Studies/Civilization Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Ancient Studies/Civilization
• Ancient/Classical Greek Language and Literature
• Anthropology
• Anthropology Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Applied Mathematics General
• Applied Mathematics General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Archeology
• Archeology Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Architecture
• Art History Criticism and Conservation
• Art History Criticism and Conservation Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Art/Art Studies General
• Behavioral Aspects of Health
• Bilingual and Multilingual Education
• Biochemistry
• Biochemistry Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
• Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Bioethics/Medical Ethics
• Biology/Biological Sciences General
• Biology/Biological Sciences General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Biophysics
• Biostatistics
• Biostatistics Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Business/Managerial Economics
• Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology
• Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Chemical Physics
• Chemistry General
• Chemistry General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Classical Ancient Mediterranean and Near Eastern Studies and Archaeology
• Classical Ancient Mediterranean and Near Eastern Studies and Archaeology Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Classics and Classical Languages Literatures and Linguistics General
• Classics and Classical Languages Literatures and Linguistics General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Cognitive Psychology and Psycholinguistics
• Cognitive Psychology and Psycholinguistics Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Cognitive Science
• Cognitive Science Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Community Health and Preventive Medicine
• Comparative Literature
• Comparative Literature Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Computational Biology
• Computational Mathematics
• Computer and Information Sciences General
• Computer and Information Sciences General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Creative Writing
• Cultural Resource Management and Policy Analysis
• Development Economics and International Development
• Directing and Theatrical Production
• Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts General
• Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• East Asian Studies
• Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
• Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Econometrics and Quantitative Economics
• Economics General
• Economics General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Education General
• Engineering General
• Engineering General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Engineering Physics/Applied Physics
• English Language and Literature General
• English Language and Literature General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
• Environmental Science
• Environmental Studies
• Epidemiology
• Epidemiology Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Ethnic Studies
• French Language and Literature
• French Language and Literature Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• French Studies
• French Studies Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Geochemistry
• Geology/Earth Science General
• Geology/Earth Science General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Geophysics and Seismology
• German Studies
• German Studies Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Hispanic and Latin American Languages Literatures and Linguistics General
• Hispanic and Latin American Languages Literatures and Linguistics General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Hispanic-American Puerto Rican and Mexican-American/Chicano Studies
• Hispanic-American Puerto Rican and Mexican-American/Chicano Studies Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• History General
• History General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Human Biology
• International Relations and Affairs
• Italian Studies
• Italian Studies Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Jewish/Judaic Studies
• Latin American Studies
• Latin American and Caribbean Studies
• Latin Language and Literature
• Linguistics
• Linguistics Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography
• Mass Communication/Media Studies
• Mass Communication/Media Studies Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Mathematics General
• Mathematics General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Medical Scientist
• Medical Scientist Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Medicine Phd(Professional practice)
• Medieval and Renaissance Studies
• Molecular Medicine
• Molecular Medicine Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies General
• Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies Other
• Museology/Museum Studies
• Music General
• Music General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Music Technology
• Music Technology Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Musicology and Ethnomusicology
• Musicology and Ethnomusicology Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Near and Middle Eastern Studies
• Neuroscience
• Neuroscience Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Pathology/Experimental Pathology
• Pathology/Experimental Pathology Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Philosophy
• Philosophy Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Physics General
• Physics General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Playwriting and Screenwriting
• Political Science and Government General
• Political Science and Government General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Portuguese Language and Literature
• Portuguese Language and Literature Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Psychology General
• Psychology General Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Public Health General
• Public Policy Analysis General
• Religion/Religious Studies
• Religion/Religious Studies Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Sanskrit and Classical Indian Languages Literatures and Linguistics
• Science Technology and Society
• Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
• Slavic Studies
• Social Sciences Other
• Social Studies Teacher Education
• Sociology
• Sociology Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• South Asian Studies
• Spanish Language and Literature
• Spanish Language and Literature Phd(Research / Scholarship)
• Statistics General
• Theoretical and Mathematical Physics
• Urban Education and Leadership
• Urban Studies/Affairs
• Women's Studies

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