News & Announcements

STEM Summer Lecture Series
The Office of College Admission is pleased to announce a series of summer STEM lectures meant to supplement a campus visit to Brown. This summer, we are highlighting the Applied Math and Computer Science Departments at Brown. For more information click here.

Physical Science tours are designed to give prospective students a glimpse of what it is like to study Computer Science, Chemistry, Physics, Engineering, Math, Applied Math and Geology at Brown. To register for a physical science tour click here.

SAT Policy for Fall 2017
The current version of the ​SAT will be discontinued in March, 2016, and replaced by the new SAT with an optional writing section. Students applying​ to Brown's ​Class of 2021 and​ beyond are NOT required ​to take the optional writing section on the new​ SAT. Brown will still require applicants submitting the SAT to also provide results from two Subject Tests of the applicant’s choice. Brown currently ​accepts the ACT with Writing in lieu of the SAT and Subject Tests. First-y​ear applicants to the Class of 2021 and​ beyond are​ strongly encouraged, but NOT​ required, to include the ACT Writing Section.

Brown admits 2,580 to Class of 2019
Brown University has made 2,580 offers of admission for the Class of 2019. The offers made to 1,970 students in Brown's regular decision pool, combined with the more than 600 students offered admission in Brown's early decision program, represents 8.5 percent of the this year's 30,397 applicants. Read more.

BrownConnect special synergy in which student talent meets Brown community experience! 
President Paxson’s new BrownConnect initiative is off and running—to rave reviews! BrownConnect aims to provide Brown first-year students, sophomores, and juniors increased support for summer internships, research, and funding. Read more.



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Office of College Admission
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Box 1876
Providence, RI 02912
Phone 401-863-2378
Fax 401-863-9300