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College Selections for the Class of 2022
Greg Waxberg

This coming Sunday, Pingry will present diplomas to the Class of 2022, an accomplished group of 143 students who will continue their academic careers at 79 different colleges and universities, both in the U.S. and abroad. The graduating class includes:

7 U.S. Presidential Scholar Candidates
1 U.S. Presidential Scholar Semifinalist
36 National Merit Scholarship Commended Students
8 National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists
8 National Merit Scholarship Finalists
3 National Merit Scholarship Winners
12 National Recognition Scholars (African American/Hispanic/Rural and Small Town)*
29 Cum Laude Society Members
25 Advanced Placement (AP) Scholars
14 Advanced Placement (AP) Scholars with Honor
16 Advanced Placement (AP) Scholars with Distinction
26 Student-Athletes Headed to Division I, II, and III College Athletics Programs
3 NCAA Division I National Letter-of-Intent Signees
24 Lifers (seniors who attended Pingry since Kindergarten)
12 Legacies (seniors with at least one parent and/or grandparent who also graduated from Pingry)

The seniors are heading to an impressive list of colleges and universities; the list below indicates how many students have chosen to enroll at each school.** Congratulations to our seniors, faculty, and College Counseling on another outstanding year of college placements!

Bates College (1)
Boston College (4)
Boston University (2)
Brown University (4)
Bryn Mawr College (1)
Carleton College (2)
Chapman University (1)
Colby College (3)
Colgate University (1)
College of the Holy Cross (3)
Columbia University (2)
Connecticut College (1)
Cornell University (2)
Dartmouth College (2)
Davidson College (2)
Drexel University (1)
Duke University (4)
Emory University (1)
Emory & Henry College (1)
Fairfield University (2)
Georgetown University (6)
Georgia Institute of Technology (1)
Gettysburg College (1)
Grinnell College (1)
Hamilton College (1)
Hampton University (1)
Harvard University (1)
Harvey Mudd College (1)
Haverford College (1)
Indiana University Bloomington (2)
Johns Hopkins University (1)
Lafayette College (2)
Lehigh University (3)
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (2)
Miami University, Oxford (1)
Middlebury College (1)
New York University (2)
Norfolk State University (1)
Northeastern University (1)
Northwestern University (1)
Occidental College (1)
Pennsylvania State University—University Park (1)
Princeton University (4)
Purdue University (1)
Rhodes College (1)
Rochester Institute of Technology (1)
Rutgers University—New Brunswick (4)
Skidmore College (1)
Southern Methodist University (2)
Spelman College (2)
Stanford University (1)
Stevens Institute of Technology (1)
Temple University (1)
Trinity University (1)
Tufts University (6)
Tulane University (2)
University College Cork (1)
University of Alabama (1)
University of California, Berkeley (1)
University of California, Los Angeles (1)
University of Chicago (2)
University of Georgia (1)
University of Massachusetts Lowell (1)
University of Miami (1)
University of Michigan (1)
University of Notre Dame (2)
University of Pennsylvania (4)
University of Richmond (2)
University of Southern California (1)
University of St Andrews (2)
University of Vermont (1)
University of Virginia (1)
Vanderbilt University (1)
Vassar College (1)
Villanova University (3)
Wake Forest University (5)
Washington University in St. Louis (4)
Williams College (2)
Yale University (2)

* College Board is no longer sending communications that name individual students for these recognition programs.

** Current as of June 9, 2022


Contact: Greg Waxberg '96, Communications Writer, Editor of The Pingry Review