CWRU | First Year

Your class: By the numbers

class-of-2021-cwru-featA few days ago, you were among the 1,300 first-year students arriving on campus for move-in day. Since then, your class has spent orientation week getting to know one another and Case Western Reserve, where you plan to pursue 62 different areas of study.

So just who are you all? Check out some quick stats to help you get to know each other.

  • 25,379 applications (a record-breaking number)
  • 1/3 offered admission
  • From 41 countries, 700 hometowns and 900 high schools
  • 12 percent are from outside the United States
  • 24 percent from Ohio
  • 70% played a varsity sport
  • 20% held a position in student government
  • 20% learned their first words in a language other than English (and you speak 33 languages)
  • 13% are the first in their family to attend college

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