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Yale University

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Your Combined ACT:
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SAT Math + Verbal:
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Your Chances at Yale
(on ACT score alone)
Your Chances at Yale
(on SAT score alone)
Men
Women
# Applicants
11,759
14,110
# Admitted
1,028
1,011
% Admitted
8.7%
7.2%
% Overall
7.9%

Students who got into Yale:

Tips mention: Interview (3), ACT/SAT (16), Grades (18), Sports/Extracurriculars (10), College Essay (12)
Work really really hard, be creative, do what youNov 26 2013Biology
Work really really hard, be creative, do what you like with passion and enthusiasm, help others, strive to always grow and be a better person and don't step on others. Add a little luck, and that's generally the recipe.
SAT: 2250 Male
I bribed the admissions officerOct 30 2013Biology
ACT: 32 SAT: 2350 Female
I had pretty good grades and scores, I wroteMay 11 2013English
I had pretty good grades and scores, I wrote two very good essays, I had an exceptional recommendation from a teacher, my interview went very well, and I really poured my heart and soul into my application.
ACT: 34 SAT: 1590 Female
Don't write a snooty essay about how amazing yourNov 08 2011Biology
Don't write a snooty essay about how amazing your last summer was. Really. Most people here can probably brag about something even more amazing, but you would never know it.
ACT: 30 Female
Good grade, community service, interests outside of the classrooms,Aug 30 2011Undecided
Good grade, community service, interests outside of the classrooms, a great common app essay.
ACT: 33 Female
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