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  • Both are Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years schools.
  • Brown University has more expensive tuition & fees ($58,404) than UPenn ($57,770).
  • It is harder to admit to Brown University than UPenn.
  • Both UPenn and Brown University have the same submitted SAT scores (1,485).
  • UPenn has higher submitted ACT score (101) than Brown University (100).
  • UPenn has more students with 25,860 students while Brown University has 10,257 students.
  • UPenn has more full-time faculties with 2,129 faculties while Brown University has 876 full-time faculties.
Next table compares the two rival schools - University of Pennsylvania and Brown University.
UPennvs.Brown University
Philadelphia, PennsylvaniaLocationProvidence, Rhode Island
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsSchool TypePrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more years
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practiceHighest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
Research University (very high research activity)Carnegie ClassificationResearch University (very high research activity)
$57,770Tuition & Fees$58,404
52 (0.44%)Number Receiving Financial Aid46 (0.65%)
$40,420Average Amount of Financial Aid$42,652
9.30 %Acceptance Rates8.49 %
65.37 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)58.91 %
1,485SAT Score1,485
101ACT Score100
95 %Graduation Rate95 %
-Transfer-out Rate-
98 %Retention Rate98 %
25,860Student Population10,257
2,129Number of Faculties876
6 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio6 to 1
Distance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Weekend/Evening College, Teacher CertificationSpecial Learning OpportunitiesROTC, Study Abroad, Teacher Certification
Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services, On-campus daycareOn Campus Student ServicesAcademic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services