UVA Admits 16.3% Of Students To The Class of 2027

20/03/202316 minute read
UVA Admits 16.3% Of Students To The Class of 2027

The results are in, and the competition is more fierce than ever! Of the 56,439 students who applied to the UVA Class of 2027, the university extended admission offers to 9,220 students. The 16.3% of students who received the good news are muralists and mountaineers, locksmiths and lifeguards, baristas and blacksmiths.

UVA Acceptance Rate And Admission Stats For the Class of 2027

The UVA Class of 2027 final admission results were announced in an article by UVA Today on March 17. The post reported that UVA had another record-breaking year in terms of applicants, with 56,439 students applying to the UVA class of 2027, a rise from 50,962 applications in 2022 and 48,011 in 2021.

UVA Class of 2027 Acceptance Rate
Number of ApplicationsAccepted StudentsAcceptance Rate
Early Decision4,2431,03824.4%
Early Action36,0006,00016.6%
Regular Applications16,1962,18213.4%

UVA Regular Admissions Results for the Class of 2027

For the regular decision cycle, more than 16000 students applied to UVA of which 2,182 students got accepted at an acceptance rate of about 13.4%.

The number of applicants to UVA's regular decision cycle for class of 2027 was lower than the early action cycle, but despite that, the acceptance rate of the regular decision cycle was still lower. Based on these acceptance numbers, we recommend you apply early to increase your chances of getting into UVA.

The accepted students come from a variety of backgrounds, including all 50 states and 97 countries.

UVA Regular Admissions Results over the Past Four Years

UVA experienced a record number of applications for the Class of 2027 and Class of 2026. Application numbers were well above the pre-pandemic numbers, and the class of 2027 saw 10% more applications than the class of 2026.

The comparison chart below highlights the sharp increase in applicants over the last three years.

UVA Regular Admissions Acceptance Rate
Class of 2025Class of 2026Class of 2027
Total First-Year Applicants 15,99316,46216,196
Admitted Applicants2,6202,1232,182
Overall Admission Rate16.3%12.8%13.4%

UVA Early Admissions Results for the Class of 2027

Of the 40,243 applicants, UVA accepted only 7,038 students, with an early acceptance rate of 17.4%, to the Class of 2027.

UVA Early Action Admissions Acceptance Rate
Class of 2025Class of 2026Class of 2027
Total Early Applicants31,83434,50040,243
Admitted Applicants7,1547,3527,038
Early Admission Rate22.4%21.3%17.4%

UVA Out-of-State Acceptance Rate

In general, out-of-state applicants tend to face stiffer competition than in-state applicants. UVA's out-of-state acceptance rate for class 2027 is 12.1%, while the acceptance rate for in-state applicants is 26.3%.

UVA Out-of-State Acceptance Rate
Number of applicantsAccepted StudentsAcceptance Rate

How Crimson can help you get into UVA and other top universities

Getting into a top college has become more competitive than ever, as factors like globalization and increased access to admissions information contribute to more applicants. In this highly competitive landscape, seeking assistance from a college admissions advisor can be invaluable. These advisors offer insights to help you stand out and provide personalized guidance to navigate the complex admissions process, ultimately increasing your chances of acceptance into your dream school.

Crimson Education helps thousands of students gain admission to their dream schools. Despite enormous applicant pools and low acceptance rates at top universities, Crimson’s acceptance numbers are increasing! This year, more than 200 of our students were accepted to top universities in the US in the early round alone. Here is a breakdown of Crimson’s early-round numbers.

  • 60+ early admits to the Ivy League, with half of these students accepted into the most competitive: Harvard, Yale, Princeton, and Columbia
  • 10+ early admits to Stanford and MIT
  • 90+ early admits to the US Top 10
  • A combined 20+ early admits to Duke, U Chicago, Northwestern, and Johns Hopkins.
  • 17 early admits to NYU
  • More than 200 early admits to the US Top 50 universities

As we watch the rest of the Regular Decision acceptances roll in, we’re confident that our students will have another successful year.

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