Overview
Founded in 1781, Phillips Exeter Academy originated the Harkness philosophy of teaching whereby 12 students and a teacher join in classes around an oval Harkness Table. Students from 44 states and 29 countries enjoy a rich curriculum of over 350 courses. More than $15 million in financial aid supports 48% of Exeter's students. An endowment of more than $800 million supports Exeter's commitment to academics, excellence in teaching, a diverse student body, a wide variety of co-curricular opportunities, and state-of-the-art facilities including the new Phelps Science Center and the Academy Center.
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Boarding Grades: 9-12, PG
Co-ed
Suburban
ESL: No
Tuition: $61,121
# of Students: 1,078
Teacher:Student: 1:5
International Student: 8%
AP Courses: 7
Endowment: $1,205,937/student
Faculty w/ adv. degree: 66%
SAT: 1443/1600
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Matriculation
Ranking University/College Students
#1 Princeton University 19
#2 Harvard College 26
#3 Columbia University 40
#4 Massachusetts Institute of Technology 17
#4 Yale University 32
LAC #1 Williams College 11
#6 Stanford University 7
#6 University of Chicago 1
#8 University of Pennsylvania 16
#9 California Institute of Technology 1
#9 Johns Hopkins University 4
#9 Northwestern University 11
LAC #2 Amherst College 4
#12 Duke University 5
#13 Dartmouth College 10
#14 Brown University 19
#14 Vanderbilt University 5
LAC #3 Swarthmore College 5
#16 Rice University 1
#16 Washington University in St. Louis 7
#18 Cornell University 23
#19 University of Notre Dame 7
#20 University of California: Los Angeles 5
LAC #4 Pomona College 4
LAC #4 Wellesley College 15
#21 Emory University 1
#22 University of California: Berkeley 15
#23 Georgetown University 22
#24 University of Michigan 7
#24 University of Southern California 11
#26 Carnegie Mellon University 12
#26 University of Virginia 10
#28 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 6
#28 Wake Forest University 2
#30 New York University 18
#30 Tufts University 22
#30 University of California: Santa Barbara 2
LAC #6 Bowdoin College 12
LAC #6 Claremont McKenna College 3
LAC #6 United States Naval Academy 2
#34 University of Rochester 1
#35 Boston College 6
#35 Georgia Institute of Technology 2
#35 University of California: San Diego 2
#40 College of William and Mary 7
#41 Tulane University 10
#42 Boston University 9
#42 Brandeis University 2
#42 Case Western Reserve University 2
#42 University of Wisconsin-Madison 7
LAC #9 Carleton College 4
LAC #9 Hamilton College 4
LAC #9 Middlebury College 11
LAC #9 Washington and Lee University 1
#47 University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign 5
#48 University of Texas at Austin 4
#49 Northeastern University 15
#49 University of Miami 5
#51 Principia College 1
#53 Ohio State University: Columbus Campus 1
#53 Purdue University 3
#53 Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute 6
#53 Santa Clara University 1
#53 Villanova University 1
#55 Rhodes College 1
#57 Penn State University Park 3
#58 Florida State University 2
#58 Syracuse University 3
#58 University of Maryland: College Park 1
#58 University of Washington 2
#63 University of Connecticut 1
LAC #13 Grinnell College 3
LAC #13 Vassar College 1
Fordham University 7
#66 George Washington University 8
#66 Southern Methodist University 3
#66 Texas A&M University 4
#66 University of Massachusetts Amherst 9
#66 Worcester Polytechnic Institute 3
#68 St. Lawrence University 2
#72 Hobart and William Smith Colleges 1
#74 Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University 1
LAC #15 Colby College 6
LAC #15 Haverford College 4
LAC #15 Smith College 4
LAC #15 United States Military Academy 1
#76 American University 5
#76 Baylor University 1
#76 College of Wooster 1
#76 Indiana University Bloomington 1
#76 Muhlenberg College 1
#80 Howard University 2
#80 University of Denver 4
#85 Lake Forest College 1
#88 Elon University 1
#88 Marquette University 1
SUNY University at Stony Brook 1
#88 University of Iowa 1
#97 University of California: Santa Cruz 1
LAC #20 Colgate University 9
LAC #20 Wesleyan University 13
#103 Clark University 1
#103 Miami University: Oxford 1
#103 Temple University 1
#103 University of San Francisco 1
#103 University of South Florida 1
#104 University of Colorado Boulder 2
LAC #22 Barnard College 7
LAC #22 Bates College 12
LAC #22 University of Richmond 1
#111 Goucher College 1
#112 Rochester Institute of Technology 2
#115 Fairfield University 1
#118 University of South Carolina: Columbia 2
#118 University of Vermont 5
#124 DePaul University 1
#124 Seattle University 1
#124 Westmont College 1
LAC #25 Colorado College 2
LAC #25 Harvey Mudd College 2
#133 Drexel University 1
#133 Seton Hall University 1
#133 University of Oklahoma 1
LAC #27 Macalester College 1
LAC #28 Bryn Mawr College 1
LAC #28 Kenyon College 5
LAC #28 Scripps College 2
LAC #28 United States Air Force Academy 1
#143 University of New Hampshire 6
LAC #34 Bucknell University 4
LAC #34 Mount Holyoke College 1
#176 University of Massachusetts Lowell 2
#176 Valparaiso University 1
LAC #36 College of the Holy Cross 6
LAC #36 Oberlin College 5
LAC #36 Pitzer College 2
LAC #36 Skidmore College 4
#182 University of Rhode Island 2
LAC #40 Lafayette College 2
LAC #40 Occidental College 4
#202 Loyola University New Orleans 1
#202 Springfield College 1
#219 University of Maine 3
#219 University of North Carolina at Charlotte 1
LAC #44 Denison University 2
LAC #44 Trinity College 3
LAC #45 Union College 3
#234 Pace University 2
LAC #51 Connecticut College 7
#285 University of New England 1
American University of Paris 1
Babson College 4
Bentley University 1
Brigham Young University-Hawaii 1
Bryant University 1
California Polytechnic State University: San Luis Obispo 1
College of Charleston 1
Durham Technical Community College 1
Emerson College 1
Endicott College 1
Flagler College 1
Franklin W. Olin College of Engineering 2
Massachusetts Maritime Academy 1
McGill University 3
Merrimack College 2
Naropa University 1
Pratt Institute 1
Providence College 2
Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology 1
Saint Joseph's University 2
School of Visual Arts 1
Siena College 1
Southern New Hampshire University 1
The New School College of Performing Arts 1
University of Redlands 1
Warren Wilson College 1
Wheaton College-Norton-MA 2
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AP Courses (Total 7)
Biology
Chemistry
Physics 1
Physics 2
Physics B
Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism
Physics C: Mechanics
Biology
Chemistry
Physics 1
Physics 2
Physics B
Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism
Physics C: Mechanics
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Sports (Total 17)
Baseball
Basketball
Crew
Cross Country
Cycling
Field Hockey
Football
Golf
Lacrosse
Soccer
Baseball
Basketball
Crew
Cross Country
Cycling
Field Hockey
Football
Golf
Lacrosse
Soccer
Softball
Squash
Swimming
Tennis
Volleyball
Water Polo
Wrestling
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Arts (Total 5)
3D Design
Ceramics
Painting
Photography
Printmaking
3D Design
Ceramics
Painting
Photography
Printmaking
Extracurricular Activities and Clubs (Total 114)
Astronomy Club
Bridge Club
Catholic Exonians
Christian Fellowship
Daniel Webster Debate Society
Exeter Jewish Community
Imani
Korean Society
Muslim Student Association
Outing Club
Astronomy Club
Bridge Club
Catholic Exonians
Christian Fellowship
Daniel Webster Debate Society
Exeter Jewish Community
Imani
Korean Society
Muslim Student Association
Outing Club
Peer Tutoring
Pendulum
Republican Club
Student Council
Academy Belly Dancing Society
Active Minds PEA
Activism in Art
African Students Association
Afro Shade
Afro-Latinx Exonian Society (ALES)
Architecture Club
Art for Mental Health
ARVRA
Asian Voices (AV)
Association of Low Income Exonians
Badminton Club
Baking Club
Beat of Asia (BOA)
Biology Club
Bob Ross Breakfast Club
Chemistry Club
Chess Club
Chinese Language Society
Costume and Cosplay Club
CSO (Chinese Student Organization)
Cube Club
Democracy of Sound (exeter)
Democratic Club DRAMAT
Entrepreneurship Club
Environmental Action Committee
Environmental Proctors (E-Proctors)
Ethics Forum
Exeter Association of Rock (EAR)
Exeter Business Club
Exeter Climate Lobby
Exeter Computing Club
Exeter Culinary Association
Exeter Cybersecurity Club
Exeter DnD Club
Exeter Economics Club
Exeter Investment Society
Exeter Off Planet Society
Exeter Origami
Exeter Photography Club
Exeter Pinoy Society
Exeter Rescue Team (LiNK)
Exeter Socialist Union
Exeter Workout Club
Exonians Against Sexual Assault (EASA)
Feminist Union
Fight Club
Gender and Sexuality Alliance (GSA)
Geography Club
Go Club
History Club
Hong Kong Club
In Essence
InMotion
Indigenous Reconciliation Club
International Student Alliance
Japan-America Society (JAS)
Ké Kontan
Legal Society
Linguistics Club
Lionettes
Magic the Gathering Club
Makers of Exeter
Math Club
MATTER Magazine
Medical Anthropology Club
Mock Trial
Model United Nations
Multiracial Exonian Society (MRES)
OutKast
PEAN
Physics Club
Ping Pong Club
POMS
Powerlifting Club
PRECISION
All female Step Team
Psychology Club
Random Acts of Kindness
Reel Life Productions (RLP)
Robotics Club
Russian Language Society
Science Bowl
Science Olympiad
Standup Exeter
Students Demand Action
Sunrise Exeter
Super Smash Brothers Club
Surf Club
The Admissions Tour Guides
The Asian Magazine
The Exeter Review
The Exonian
The Exonian Business Board
The Exonian Web Board
UNITE Coalition and Publication
Vietnamese Society
WEVisionxPEA
Word
WPEA
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Basic Info
Year Founded: 1781
Campus Size: 671 acres
Boarding Rate: 81%
Religious Affiliation: No Religious Affiliation
Application Info
Deadline: 01/15
Interview: Skype, On Campus, 校友面试
Pre Interview: Updating
Other Accepted Scores: ISEE,PSAT,SAT I,ACT
School Code:
TOEFL: 8128
SSAT: 5764
ISEE: 300185
TOEFL
SSAT
Brief Reviews (Total 49)
5.0/ 5
Detailed Review (Total 1)
5.0 / 5 Overall
5.0 / 5 Academics
5.0 / 5 Campus
5.0 / 5 Student Life
5.0 / 5 Athletic&Art
5.0 / 5 Transportation
Q&A (Total 129)
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