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Penn Comparisons

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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Curious how University of Pennsylvania stacks up against other colleges? Compare Penn to any three other US colleges using the College Simply compare tool, or compare with some of the pre-selected schools below.

Compare with Pennsylvania Public Colleges

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Penn State Main Campus

$33,740 lower in-state tuition
68% higher acceptance rate


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University of Pittsburgh Pittsburgh Campus

$32,528 lower in-state tuition
49% higher acceptance rate


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West Chester University of Pennsylvania

$43,440 lower in-state tuition
67% higher acceptance rate


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University of Pittsburgh Johnstown

$37,958 lower in-state tuition
71% higher acceptance rate


Compare with Pennsylvania Private Colleges

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Villanova University

$3,394 higher in-state tuition
20% higher acceptance rate


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Carnegie Mellon University

$4,660 higher in-state tuition
7% higher acceptance rate


D
Drexel University

$990 higher in-state tuition
67% higher acceptance rate


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Bucknell University

$6,726 higher in-state tuition
26% higher acceptance rate


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Lehigh University

$3,634 higher in-state tuition
24% higher acceptance rate


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Lafayette College

$3,356 higher in-state tuition
23% higher acceptance rate


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Swarthmore College

$3,100 higher in-state tuition
1% higher acceptance rate


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Haverford College

$5,044 higher in-state tuition
8% higher acceptance rate


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Muhlenberg College

$2,709 higher in-state tuition
58% higher acceptance rate


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Allegheny College

$2,396 lower in-state tuition
54% higher acceptance rate


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Ursinus College

$2,454 higher in-state tuition
71% higher acceptance rate


Compare with Regional Public Colleges

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University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

$44,137 lower in-state tuition
15% higher acceptance rate


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Virginia Tech

$39,736 lower in-state tuition
62% higher acceptance rate


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University of Maryland College Park

$42,332 lower in-state tuition
36% higher acceptance rate


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North Carolina State University at Raleigh

$44,621 lower in-state tuition
37% higher acceptance rate


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University of Virginia Main Campus

$36,320 lower in-state tuition
16% higher acceptance rate


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University of Delaware

$38,426 lower in-state tuition
63% higher acceptance rate


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George Mason University

$42,096 lower in-state tuition
79% higher acceptance rate


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Stony Brook University

$44,086 lower in-state tuition
36% higher acceptance rate


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SUNY at Binghamton

$44,086 lower in-state tuition
33% higher acceptance rate


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University of Massachusetts Amherst

$35,365 lower in-state tuition
56% higher acceptance rate


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College of William and Mary

$33,722 lower in-state tuition
30% higher acceptance rate


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Rutgers University New Brunswick

$38,926 lower in-state tuition
53% higher acceptance rate


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Rutgers University New Brunswick

$38,926 lower in-state tuition
53% higher acceptance rate


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University at Buffalo

$44,086 lower in-state tuition
53% higher acceptance rate


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CUNY Hunter College

$44,226 lower in-state tuition
27% higher acceptance rate


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University of Connecticut

$37,358 lower in-state tuition
41% higher acceptance rate


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United States Naval Academy

$51,156 lower in-state tuition
0% higher acceptance rate


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University of Vermont

$34,764 lower in-state tuition
59% higher acceptance rate


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The College of New Jersey

$37,917 lower in-state tuition
41% higher acceptance rate


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University of Maryland Baltimore County

$42,452 lower in-state tuition
53% higher acceptance rate


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New Jersey Institute of Technology

$36,708 lower in-state tuition
65% higher acceptance rate


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CUNY Bernard M Baruch College

$44,226 lower in-state tuition
35% higher acceptance rate


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United States Military Academy

$51,156 lower in-state tuition
4% higher acceptance rate


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University of Massachusetts Lowell

$36,078 lower in-state tuition
65% higher acceptance rate


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United States Coast Guard Academy

$51,156 lower in-state tuition
13% higher acceptance rate


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SUNY Institute of Technology at Utica Rome

$44,086 lower in-state tuition
61% higher acceptance rate


Compare with Regional Private Colleges

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Harvard University

$3,426 lower in-state tuition
3% lower acceptance rate


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New York University

$472 lower in-state tuition
8% higher acceptance rate


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Duke University

$4,724 higher in-state tuition
0% higher acceptance rate


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Princeton University

$714 higher in-state tuition
2% lower acceptance rate


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Johns Hopkins University

$4,194 higher in-state tuition
3% higher acceptance rate


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Boston University

$3,564 higher in-state tuition
11% higher acceptance rate


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Yale University

$4,344 higher in-state tuition
2% lower acceptance rate


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Cornell University

$5,394 higher in-state tuition
3% higher acceptance rate


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Georgetown University

$4,284 higher in-state tuition
6% higher acceptance rate


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Syracuse University

$1,054 higher in-state tuition
36% higher acceptance rate


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Boston College

$5,624 higher in-state tuition
19% higher acceptance rate


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Brown University

$5,956 higher in-state tuition
1% lower acceptance rate


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Massachusetts Institute of Technology

$2,294 higher in-state tuition
1% lower acceptance rate


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Northeastern University

$1,264 higher in-state tuition
10% higher acceptance rate


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Columbia University in the City of New York

$7,764 higher in-state tuition
3% lower acceptance rate


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Fordham University

$1,824 higher in-state tuition
38% higher acceptance rate


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George Washington University

$5,689 higher in-state tuition
33% higher acceptance rate


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Dartmouth College

$4,449 higher in-state tuition
0% higher acceptance rate


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Tufts University

$6,168 higher in-state tuition
7% higher acceptance rate


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Rhode Island School of Design

$644 higher in-state tuition
18% higher acceptance rate


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Emerson College

$2,596 lower in-state tuition
25% higher acceptance rate


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Colgate University

$6,539 higher in-state tuition
15% higher acceptance rate


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University of Rochester

$3,884 higher in-state tuition
22% higher acceptance rate


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Barnard College

$4,625 higher in-state tuition
4% higher acceptance rate


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American University

$2,086 lower in-state tuition
28% higher acceptance rate


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Vassar College

$6,754 higher in-state tuition
16% higher acceptance rate


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Babson College

$1,452 higher in-state tuition
18% higher acceptance rate


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Amherst College

$6,484 higher in-state tuition
3% higher acceptance rate


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Bentley University

$1,096 lower in-state tuition
39% higher acceptance rate


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University of Richmond

$3,534 higher in-state tuition
20% higher acceptance rate


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Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

$2,844 higher in-state tuition
39% higher acceptance rate


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Brandeis University

$4,184 higher in-state tuition
22% higher acceptance rate


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Hofstra University

$4,706 lower in-state tuition
60% higher acceptance rate


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Seton Hall University

$9,696 lower in-state tuition
66% higher acceptance rate


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Williams College

$5,814 higher in-state tuition
5% higher acceptance rate


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Providence College

$334 higher in-state tuition
39% higher acceptance rate


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Rochester Institute of Technology

$5,912 lower in-state tuition
63% higher acceptance rate


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Washington and Lee University

$2,574 higher in-state tuition
11% higher acceptance rate


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Skidmore College

$3,980 higher in-state tuition
22% higher acceptance rate


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Fairfield University

$2,076 lower in-state tuition
49% higher acceptance rate


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Pratt Institute Main

$598 higher in-state tuition
48% higher acceptance rate


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Wellesley College

$4,572 higher in-state tuition
14% higher acceptance rate


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The New School

$1,378 lower in-state tuition
49% higher acceptance rate


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Middlebury College

$4,634 higher in-state tuition
7% higher acceptance rate


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Hamilton College

$4,814 higher in-state tuition
8% higher acceptance rate


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Stevens Institute of Technology

$978 higher in-state tuition
32% higher acceptance rate


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Clarkson University

$1,298 lower in-state tuition
67% higher acceptance rate


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Trinity College

$5,224 higher in-state tuition
25% higher acceptance rate


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Maryland Institute College of Art

$2,646 lower in-state tuition
56% higher acceptance rate


Compare with National Colleges

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Stanford University

$1,701 higher in-state tuition
4% lower acceptance rate


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University of Southern California

$6,100 higher in-state tuition
3% higher acceptance rate


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University of Chicago

$6,486 higher in-state tuition
2% lower acceptance rate


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Northwestern University

$5,076 higher in-state tuition
1% higher acceptance rate


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Washington University in St Louis

$3,094 higher in-state tuition
6% higher acceptance rate