Norwich University

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Norwich University can be found in Northfield, VT, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. Norwich University has an enrollment of approximately 4,100 students.

About 80% of all applicant were admitted at Norwich University, and from those that were granted acceptance nearly 23% continued on to enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall Norwich University Acceptance Rate - Fall 2020


The overall acceptance rate for Norwich University was reported as 75.1% in Fall 2020 with over 3,830 applications submitted to this school. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2022 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2022-2023 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Norwich University has been on an upward trend when compared to previous years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2016-2017: 70.0%
  • 2017-2018: 64.5%
  • 2018-2019: 65.9%
  • 2019-2020: 75.1%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2022-2023: 64.9%

How Does Norwich University Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for Norwich University is thirty-two percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 56.7%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Vermont Technical College67.0%
Middlebury College15.4%
Johnson State College77.8%
Saint Michael's College83.1%
Champlain College85.2%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • High School Class Rankings are Recommended
  • School Records are Required
  • College Prep Classes are Recommended
  • Submit Recommendation Letters are Recommended
  • Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Recommended
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2020)

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