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College Selections for the Class of 2021
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The Class of 2021 is an accomplished group of 139 students who will continue their academic careers at 75 different colleges and universities, both in the U.S. and abroad. The graduating class includes:

33 National Merit Scholarship Commended Students
15 National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists
15 National Merit Scholarship Finalists
3 National Merit Scholarship Winners
3 National African American Recognition Program Scholars
3 National Hispanic Recognition Program Scholars
18 National Rural and Small Town Recognition Program Scholars
28 Cum Laude Society Members
37 Advanced Placement (AP) Scholars
4 National Advanced Placement (AP) Scholars
24 Student-Athletes Headed to Division I, II, and III College Athletics Programs
3 NCAA Division I National Letter-of-Intent Signees
16 Lifers (seniors who attended Pingry since Kindergarten)
15 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!

Amherst College (2)
Babson College (2)
Bates College (1)
Baylor University (1)
Boston College (3)
Boston University (3)
Bowdoin College (3)
Brown University (5)
Bucknell University (5)
Carleton College (2)
Carnegie Mellon University (1)
Colby College (1)
Colgate University (3)
College of the Holy Cross (2)
College of William & Mary (2)
Colorado College (2)
Columbia University (2)
Cornell University (3)
Dartmouth College (2)
Duke University (3)
Elon University (1)
Emerson College (1)
Emory University (1)
George Washington University (1)
Georgetown University (4)
Georgia Institute of Technology (3)
Gettysburg College (2)
Hamilton College (1)
Howard University (2)
Indiana University (1)
Johns Hopkins University (3)
Lafayette College (1)
Lehigh University (1)
Marist College (1)
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (1)
New York University (1)
Northeastern University (2)
Northwestern University (3)
Nova Southeastern University (1)
The Ohio State University (1)
Pennsylvania State University (2)
Pitzer College (1)
Pomona College (1)
Princeton University (1)
Providence College (1)
San Diego State University (1)
Santa Clara University (1)
Seton Hall University (1)
Skidmore College (1)
Spelman College (1)
Stanford University (1)
Swarthmore College (1)
Syracuse University (1)
Trinity College Dublin – Columbia University Dual B.A. Program (1)
Tufts University (2)
Tulane University (1)
Tuskegee University (1)
University of California, Berkeley (1)
University of California, Santa Barbara (1)
University of Chicago (4)
University of Colorado Boulder (3)
University of Miami (2)
University of Michigan (4)
University of Notre Dame (3)
University of Pennsylvania (4)
University of Richmond (1)
University of Rochester (1)
University of St. Andrews (1)
University of Toronto (1)
Vanderbilt University (2)
Villanova University (1)
Wake Forest University (2)
Washington University in St. Louis (5)
Wesleyan University (1)
Yale University (3)

* Current as of June 9, 2021


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