Brown University

Providence, RI, USA
4.25 Average Rating

Brown University is a private Ivy League that was founded in 1764. As the seventh oldest university in the US, Brown was also the first institution to accept students regardless of their religion. It was ranked #14 in National Universities by U.S. News & World Report and has a highly selective admissions process to go along with its no-loan financial aid program. Students at Brown create their own curriculum without general education requirements, and popular fields of study are economics, computer science, and biology.


Average Net Price
In-State Tuition
Out-of-State Tuition
Institution Type
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting City
In State Students
Out of State Students
Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 34
Average SAT Composite: 1457

What Students Are Saying

4.25 Average Rating
The perfect word for Brown is nonpareil, as in it is completely unmatched in the world of colleges. I honestly feel that there is such a collection of classes, students, opportunities, and experiences unique to only Brown that makes it special beyond belief. The freedom and diversity here allow for self discovery, world-class education, and a sense of belonging.
Quinn Li from Canajoharie, NY
Brown University is a great place to expand not only your knowledge in academia but also your personal context in the world. This university is a place of diversity and freedom. The students, faculty, staff, and courses are all wonderful attributes to the Brown community.
Vivian from South Windsor, CT

Similar Colleges