Admission and Aid

Brown welcomes talented, high-achieving students who contribute a wide diversity of views, experiences and perspectives. We invite you to learn more about how to join this vibrant academic community.

Brown is renowned for its distinctive undergraduate experience rooted in its flexible yet rigorous Open Curriculum. Our campus is also home to the Warren Alpert Medical School and a wide array of master's and doctoral programs, executive education offerings and pre-college programs.




graduate students


medical students

Across each and every program, we actively seek students from a wide variety of backgrounds. We value the exceptional academic talent, intellectual curiosity, individual perspectives, creativity, and other defining attributes that each student uniquely contributes to our community.

Brown University's Graduate School offers 50 doctoral programs and 31 master’s programs, including those of the School of Engineering, the School of Public Health, and the School of Professional Studies.
Brown’s renowned Warren Alpert Medical School offers an integrated medical curriculum alongside immersive clinical experiences, as well as combined master's and doctoral degree programs.
Designed to advance the careers of accomplished professionals from across the globe, executive master’s degrees are offered through the School of Professional Studies.
Brown Pre-College Summer Programs are unique opportunities for motivated, responsible young people to experience university-level life and learning on campus or in a location-based environment.

Additional Programs

Brown provides students with distinctive opportunities to undertake their studies in rigorous and challenging ways. Each of these programs requires its own application for participation.

Financial Aid and Graduate Support

A broad range of generous financial aid initiatives ensures that Brown is affordable for families from all economic backgrounds. We meet the full demonstrated financial need of every undergraduate student, guarantee five years of support for doctoral students and offer a range of financial aid initiatives to support master's students.
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