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Case Western Reserve University

Cleveland, OH 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate27%
Acceptance Rate27%

About Case Western Reserve

Case Western Reserve University is a private, nonprofit university in the city of Cleveland, Ohio. Case Western Reserve was founded in 1826. The college currently enrolls around 12,201 students per year, including 6,017 undergraduates.

Case Western Reserve Acceptance Rate

It is very difficult to get into Case Western Reserve. The acceptance rate at Case Western Reserve is 27%. In 2022, 10,607 out of 38,701 total applicants were accepted.

Case Western Reserve University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 27%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate 33%
Early Action Acceptance Rate 32%
Average GPA 3.8
Test Optional Yes
Applicants Submitting ACT scores 32%
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 42%

Click below to find out more about the admissions requirements and deadlines, student life, academics, majors and more.


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Case Western Reserve University is located in the city of Cleveland, Ohio, near Cleveland.

If you want to see Case Western Reserve for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 90 to Cleveland, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Cleveland Hopkins International.

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College Info

10900 Euclid Avenue Cleveland, OH 44106

Campus Setting: Urban

Case Western Reserve Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Jan 15

Transfer Applications are Due

Jul 1

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Case Western Reserve is Jan 15.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Case Western Reserve is Jul 1.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

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Case Western Reserve SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

1420 - 1520


Math SAT Range

730 - 790


Reading SAT Range

680 - 750

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

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1520 and Above


1420 to 1520


1420 and Less


SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for Case Western Reserve students is 1465. Applicants with SAT scores of 1520 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Case Western Reserve, while applicants with SAT scores between 1420 to 1520 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 1420 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Case Western Reserve.

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Case Western Reserve is like? There are approximately 12,201 students enrolled at Case Western Reserve, including 6,017 undergraduate students and 6,184 graduate students. 98% percent of students attend school full-time, 19% percent are from OH and 81% percent of students are from other states.


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