661 Admitted Early to Class of 2028

In an announcement by Chris Peterson SM ’13, MIT admitted 661 students to the class of 2028 out of 12,563 students who applied early, equivalent to 5.26%. This marks a slight uptick from the previous year: the class of 2027 had an early action acceptance rate of 4.72%. 

8,052 applicants were deferred and 3,251 were rejected. 599 withdrew their applications. The MIT Regular Action deadline was Jan. 4. The decision release date for Regular Decision and deferred applicants is March 14 2024.