Princeton receives record number of applications

    Princeton University is reporting a record number of applications for the 2015 graduating class. The Ivy League school received more than 27,000 applications for just 1,300 spots.Read more…

    The Associated Press reports this is the seventh consecutive year the university received a record number of applications. Tuition costs have not been set for next year, but this year’s price tag was nearly $49,000.


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