Most Applicants

Most Applicants ranks 1,381 colleges based on the number of applications they receive. A high ranking indicates that the college receives a high volume of applications from prospective students.

Please note: The data for this school was current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more information, read the full methodology.

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  • 1
    72,676
    Factor Value
    Applicants 72,676
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 2
    61,717
    Factor Value
    Applicants 61,717
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 3
    60,832
    Factor Value
    Applicants 60,832
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 4
    New York University New York City, NY
    57,845
    Factor Value
    Applicants 57,845
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 5
    56,515
    Factor Value
    Applicants 56,515
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 6
    55,258
    Factor Value
    Applicants 55,258
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 7
    55,019
    Factor Value
    Applicants 55,019
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 8
    51,634
    Factor Value
    Applicants 51,634
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 9
    51,163
    Factor Value
    Applicants 51,163
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 10
    49,820
    Factor Value
    Applicants 49,820
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 11
    Liberty University Lynchburg, VA
    48,054
    Factor Value
    Applicants 48,054
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 12
    Penn State State College, PA
    47,552
    Factor Value
    Applicants 47,552
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 13
    47,364
    Factor Value
    Applicants 47,364
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 14
    47,358
    Factor Value
    Applicants 47,358
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 15
    46,813
    Factor Value
    Applicants 46,813
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 16
    Boston University Boston, MA
    44,006
    Factor Value
    Applicants 44,006
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 17
    Drexel University Philadelphia, PA
    43,945
    Factor Value
    Applicants 43,945
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 18
    43,048
    Factor Value
    Applicants 43,048
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 19
    Cornell University Ithaca, NY
    39,999
    Factor Value
    Applicants 39,999
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 20
    38,909
    Factor Value
    Applicants 38,909
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 21
    Stanford University Stanford, CA
    38,828
    Factor Value
    Applicants 38,828
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 22
    38,161
    Factor Value
    Applicants 38,161
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 23
    37,826
    Factor Value
    Applicants 37,826
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 24
    36,941
    Factor Value
    Applicants 36,941
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 25
    Fordham University Bronx Borough, NY
    36,189
    Factor Value
    Applicants 36,189
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 26
    36,012
    Factor Value
    Applicants 36,012
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 27
    Harvard University Cambridge, MA
    35,023
    Factor Value
    Applicants 35,023
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 28
    33,989
    Factor Value
    Applicants 33,989
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 29
    33,203
    Factor Value
    Applicants 33,203
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 30
    33,137
    Factor Value
    Applicants 33,137
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 31
    32,060
    Factor Value
    Applicants 32,060
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 32
    Columbia University New York City, NY
    31,851
    Factor Value
    Applicants 31,851
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 33
    31,820
    Factor Value
    Applicants 31,820
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 34
    Michigan State University East Lansing, MI
    31,479
    Factor Value
    Applicants 31,479
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 35
    San Francisco State University San Francisco, CA
    31,462
    Factor Value
    Applicants 31,462
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 36
    Texas A&M University College Station, TX
    31,387
    Factor Value
    Applicants 31,387
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 37
    Ohio State University Columbus, OH
    31,359
    Factor Value
    Applicants 31,359
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 38
    University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia, PA
    31,282
    Factor Value
    Applicants 31,282
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 39
    Vanderbilt University Nashville, TN
    31,099
    Factor Value
    Applicants 31,099
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 40
    Purdue University West Lafayette, IN
    31,083
    Factor Value
    Applicants 31,083
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 41
    University of Alabama Tuscaloosa, AL
    30,975
    Factor Value
    Applicants 30,975
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 42
    CUNY Hunter College New York City, NY
    30,758
    Factor Value
    Applicants 30,758
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 43
    Rutgers University New Brunswick, NJ
    30,631
    Factor Value
    Applicants 30,631
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 44
    30,391
    Factor Value
    Applicants 30,391
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 45
    Duke University Durham, NC
    30,374
    Factor Value
    Applicants 30,374
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 46
    University of Chicago Chicago, IL
    30,304
    Factor Value
    Applicants 30,304
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 47
    SUNY Stony Brook University Stony Brook, NY
    30,300
    Factor Value
    Applicants 30,300
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 48
    30,199
    Factor Value
    Applicants 30,199
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 49
    Tulane University New Orleans, LA
    30,122
    Factor Value
    Applicants 30,122
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 50
    30,117
    Factor Value
    Applicants 30,117
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 51
    Florida State University Tallahassee, FL
    29,579
    Factor Value
    Applicants 29,579
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 52
    29,339
    Factor Value
    Applicants 29,339
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 53
    29,249
    Factor Value
    Applicants 29,249
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 54
    University of Virginia Charlottesville, VA
    28,984
    Factor Value
    Applicants 28,984
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 55
    Yale University New Haven, CT
    28,977
    Factor Value
    Applicants 28,977
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 56
    Brown University Providence, RI
    28,919
    Factor Value
    Applicants 28,919
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 57
    University of Miami Coral Gables, FL
    28,907
    Factor Value
    Applicants 28,907
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 58
    28,512
    Factor Value
    Applicants 28,512
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 59
    28,437
    Factor Value
    Applicants 28,437
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 60
    Syracuse University Syracuse, NY
    28,269
    Factor Value
    Applicants 28,269
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 61
    SUNY Binghamton University Vestal Town, NY
    28,232
    Factor Value
    Applicants 28,232
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 62
    28,143
    Factor Value
    Applicants 28,143
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 63
    27,479
    Factor Value
    Applicants 27,479
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 64
    27,321
    Factor Value
    Applicants 27,321
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 65
    University of Florida Gainesville, FL
    27,107
    Factor Value
    Applicants 27,107
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 66
    Princeton University Princeton, NJ
    26,499
    Factor Value
    Applicants 26,499
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 67
    26,329
    Factor Value
    Applicants 26,329
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 68
    26,247
    Factor Value
    Applicants 26,247
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 69
    25,914
    Factor Value
    Applicants 25,914
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 70
    25,458
    Factor Value
    Applicants 25,458
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 71
    25,155
    Factor Value
    Applicants 25,155
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 72
    24,889
    Factor Value
    Applicants 24,889
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 73
    University of Pittsburgh Pittsburgh, PA
    24,871
    Factor Value
    Applicants 24,871
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 74
    Boston College Newton, MA
    24,538
    Factor Value
    Applicants 24,538
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 75
    Marquette University Milwaukee, WI
    23,432
    Factor Value
    Applicants 23,432
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 76
    23,429
    Factor Value
    Applicants 23,429
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 77
    23,324
    Factor Value
    Applicants 23,324
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 78
    Dartmouth College Hanover, NH
    23,110
    Factor Value
    Applicants 23,110
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 79
    23,093
    Factor Value
    Applicants 23,093
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 80
    Hofstra University Hempstead, NY
    22,733
    Factor Value
    Applicants 22,733
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 81
    James Madison University Harrisonburg, VA
    22,648
    Factor Value
    Applicants 22,648
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 82
    Miami University Oxford, OH
    22,520
    Factor Value
    Applicants 22,520
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 83
    22,473
    Factor Value
    Applicants 22,473
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 84
    University of Vermont Burlington, VT
    22,381
    Factor Value
    Applicants 22,381
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 85
    CUNY City College of New York New York City, NY
    22,171
    Factor Value
    Applicants 22,171
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 86
    21,770
    Factor Value
    Applicants 21,770
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 87
    George Washington University Washington, D.C.
    21,756
    Factor Value
    Applicants 21,756
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 88
    University of Iowa Iowa City, IA
    21,642
    Factor Value
    Applicants 21,642
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 89
    Johns Hopkins University Baltimore, MD
    21,336
    Factor Value
    Applicants 21,336
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 90
    21,263
    Factor Value
    Applicants 21,263
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 91
    21,178
    Factor Value
    Applicants 21,178
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 92
    University of Missouri Columbia, MO
    20,956
    Factor Value
    Applicants 20,956
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 93
    20,805
    Factor Value
    Applicants 20,805
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 94
    Ohio University Athens, OH
    20,765
    Factor Value
    Applicants 20,765
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 95
    20,700
    Factor Value
    Applicants 20,700
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 96
    Quinnipiac University Hamden Town, CT
    20,699
    Factor Value
    Applicants 20,699
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 97
    Georgetown University Washington, D.C.
    20,115
    Factor Value
    Applicants 20,115
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 98
    DePaul University Chicago, IL
    19,957
    Factor Value
    Applicants 19,957
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 99
    CUNY Baruch College New York City, NY
    19,863
    Factor Value
    Applicants 19,863
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.
  • 100
    CUNY Brooklyn College Brooklyn Borough, NY
    19,843
    Factor Value
    Applicants 19,843
    The values for this school were current at the time this ranking was calculated and may not represent the most recent available data. For more details, see how these values were used to calculate this ranking.