The Daily Northwestern

Hiken: Northwestern’s decreasing acceptance rate is not ‘great’

Asa Hiken, Op-Ed Contributor

April 3, 2017

Filed under Contributors, Opinion

A few days ago, The Daily Northwestern published an article regarding the recent drop in the undergraduate acceptance rate, from 10.7 percent to 9 percent. Included in this article was a statement by University spokesman Al Cubbage o...

Northwestern acceptance rate drops for sixth consecutive year

Tyler Pager, Campus Editor

March 25, 2015

Filed under Academic, Campus, Latest Stories

Northwestern's admissions rate hit a record low again this year with only 13 percent of applicants accepted. The acceptance rate has dropped for the last six consecutive years. Ten years ago, 31 percent of applicants were admitted. NU...