Brandeis University

Waltham, MA

Questions and Answers

Mirabell R.
19 days ago
At Brandeis University, can students make their ​own club?
Kiley B.
24 days ago
Is there a kosher meal plan at Brandeis University?
Kiley B.
24 days ago
How are roommates selected for first year students at Brandeis University?
Fidele-Kekeli B.
1 month ago
What are Brandeis University's strongest majors and what programs do you offer to support them?
Alexandra J.
2 months ago
What opportunities or programs does your school have in place to help first-year students acclimate to college life?
William M.
2 months ago
Are Brandeis University’s scholarships based on merit or financial need?

Academic details

SAT Score Range
Required with application
ACT Score Range
Required with application
Student Faculty Ratio
10 to 1
Selective (31% Acceptance Rate)
School type
Non-profit Private 4-year institution

Diversity statistics

43% White
11% Asian
7% Hispanic
5% Black
3% Multiracial
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Common Careers

Common Careers and Their Average Annual Salary

Senior Software Engineer117k
Data Scientist100k
Software Engineer86k
Executive Director72k
Project Manager, (Unspecified Type / General)67k
Financial Analyst64k
Program Manager, Non-Profit Organization60k
Based on 5,796 student responses
61.4kAvg. Early Career Pay
129.4kAvg. Mid-Career Pay
46%in High-Meaning careers
29%in STEM careers

Financial Snapshot

Average Financial Breakdown
Average grant for incoming freshmen
Average Pell Grant
Average Federal Loans

Average Institutional Grant
Average Total Loans
Published tuition and fees (Out of state)
$57,216 / year
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