Top 20 Colleges Which Love Early Decision Applicants

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Dickinson College

Early Admission: 73%
Regular Admission: 46%
Size of Freshman Class: 657
Percentage of Freshman Class Admitted Through ED: 45%

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Bucknell

Early Admission: 62%
Regular Admission: 27%
Size of Freshman Class: 920
Percentage of Freshman Class Admitted Through ED: 45%

Davidson

Early Admission: 58%
Regular Admission: 26%
Size of Freshman Class: 499
Percentage of Freshman Class Admitted Through ED: 49%

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Barnard College

Early Admission: 53%
Regular Admission: 25%
Size of Freshman Class: 570
Percentage of Freshman Class Admitted Through ED: 37%

Colorado College

Early Admission: 52%
Regular Admission: 32%
Size of Freshman Class: 536
Percentage of Freshman Class Admitted Through ED: 28%

Bates

Early Admission: 48%
Regular Admission: 30%
Size of Freshman Class: 495
Percentage of Freshman Class Admitted Through ED: 47%

Carleton College

Early Admission: 47%
Regular Admission: 29%
Size of Freshman Class: 512
Percentage of Freshman Class Admitted Through ED: 40%

Hamilton College

Early Admission: 44%
Regular Admission: 15%
Size of Freshman Class: 467
Percentage of Freshman Class Admitted Through ED: 52%

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Johns Hopkins

Early Admission: 44%
Regular Admission: 24%
Size of Freshman Class: 1236
Percentage of Freshman Class Admitted Through ED: 35%

Wesleyan

Early Admission: 43%
Regular Admission: 19%
Size of Freshman Class: 748
Percentage of Freshman Class Admitted Through ED: 50%

Vassar

Early Admission: 41%
Regular Admission: 22%
Size of Freshman Class: 666
Percentage of Freshman Class Admitted Through ED: 40%

Williams

Early Admission: 40%
Regular Admission: 17%
Size of Freshman Class: 548
Percentage of Freshman Class Admitted Through ED: 39%

Northwestern

Early Admission: 39%
Regular Admission: 26%
Size of Freshman Class: 2128
Percentage of Freshman Class Admitted Through ED: 28%

Middlebury

Early Admission: 36%
Regular Admission: 16%
Size of Freshman Class: 577
Percentage of Freshman Class Admitted Through ED: 56%

University of Pennsylvania

Early Admission: 34%
Regular Admission: 11%
Size of Freshman Class: 2410
Percentage of Freshman Class Admitted Through ED: 55%

Amherst

Early Admission: 34%
Regular Admission: 14%
Size of Freshman Class: 490
Percentage of Freshman Class Admitted Through ED: 31%

Cornell

Early Admission: 33%
Regular Admission: 17%
Size of Freshman Class: 3178
Percentage of Freshman Class Admitted Through ED: 37%

Vanderbilt

Early Admission: 32%
Regular Admission: 16%
Size of Freshman Class: 1600
Percentage of Freshman Class Admitted Through ED: 44%

Duke

Early Admission: 30%
Regular Admission: 15%
Size of Freshman Class: 1406
Percentage of Freshman Class Admitted Through ED: 42%

Dartmouth

Early Admission: 29%
Regular Admission: 10%
Size of Freshman Class: 1139
Percentage of Freshman Class Admitted Through ED: 40%