Our Proven Success in College Acceptances

Knox graduates attend the most selective colleges in the nation and abroad – from large public universities to small institutions, art schools, and engineering schools. Our graduates enroll at an expansive variety of colleges and universities based on their interests and life goals.

OH, THE PLACES THEY WILL GO…

This is a partial list of colleges and universities to which Knox students from the Class of 2022, 2021, and 2020 have been accepted.  We are thrilled to celebrate our students’ acceptance and are excited to hear about the impact they will undoubtedly have on their college campuses!

Top 100 Universities In the USA

  • #2 Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • #6 Stanford University
  • #17 Columbia University’s Barnard College
  • #20 University of California- Los Angeles
  • #22 Cornell University
  • #25 Carnegie Mellon University
  • #27 University of Southern California
  • #28 New York University
  • #34* University of Rochester
  • #38 University of California-Davis
  • #42* Boston University
  • #42* Brandeis University
  • #46* Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
  • #49* Northeastern University
  • #49* Ohio State University
  • #55 University of Miami
  • #59* University of Pittsburgh
  • #59* University of Washington
  • #59* Syracuse University
  • #63* University of Connecticut
  • #63* George Washington University
  • #63* Rutgers University
  • #68* Fordham University
  • #83 Stevens Institute of Technology
  • #93* Stony Brook University
  • #93* University at Buffalo

* = Tied
(US News & World Report, 2022)

World’s Top 100 University (QS)

  • #1 Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • #3* Stanford University
  • #15 The University of Edinburgh
  • #20 Cornell University
  • #39 New York University
  • #44 University of California- Los Angeles
  • #52 Carnegie Mellon University
  • #58 University of Amsterdam
  • #80 University of Washington

(QS World University Ranking, 2022)

Top 10 Colleges of Design

  • #1 Savannah College of Art and Design (Best Art Schools in the U.S.)
  • #3* Rhode Island School of Design
  • #3* Parsons School of Design
  • #8* Pratt Institute
  • #9 Istituto Marangoni (Fashion in the world)

Top National Liberal Arts Colleges

  • #5 Wellesley College
  • #17 Colgate University
  • #30 Bryn Mawr College
  • #50* Connecticut College
  • #50* Dickinson College
  • #62 St.Olaf College
  • #85 Wheaton College

An average of $2,000,000 in merit scholarships is offered yearly to Knox graduates. Each graduating class has an average of 35 students.

Top 100 Universities – Student Matriculation from 2013-2019

#03 Massachusetts Institute of Technology (1)
#06 Stanford University (1)
#17 Cornell University (4)
#20 University of California – Los Angeles (1)
#25 Carnegie Mellon University (1)
#29 New York University (5)
#29 University of Rochester (3)
#34 University of California – Santa Barbara (1)
#36 University of California – Irvine (1)
#37 University of California – San Diego (1)
#39 University of California – Davis (6)
#40 Boston University (7)
#40 Brandeis University (2)
#40 University of Amsterdam (1)
#40 Northeastern University (3)

#46 University of Wisconsin – Madison (2)
#46 Villanova University (1)
#48 University of Illinois–Urbana-Champaign (1)
#48 University of Texas – Austin (1)
#50 Lehigh University (1)
#50 Pennsylvania State University (10)
#50 Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (1)
#50 University of Georgia (2)
#54 Ohio State University (1)
#54 Syracuse University (6)
#57 Florida State University (1)
#57 University of Miami (2)
#62 Rutgers University (12)
#62 University of Washington (1)

#25 Carnegie Mellon University (1)
#29 New York University (2)
#29 University of Rochester (2)
#34 University of California – Santa Barbara (1)
#36 University of California – Irvine (1)
#39 University of California – Davis (5)
#40 Boston University (5)
#40 Brandeis University (1)
#40 Northeastern University (3)
#48 University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign (1)
#50 Lehigh University (1)
#50 Pennsylvania State University (8)
#50 Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (1)
#50 University of Georgia (2)

#54 Ohio State University (1)
#54 Syracuse University (6)
#62 Rutgers University (11)
#62 University of Washington (1)
#64 University of Connecticut (3)
#64 University of Massachusetts – Amherst (3)
#70 George Washington University (3)
#79 SUNY – Binghamton University (1)
#79 University of Indiana – Bloomington (2)
#84 Michigan State University (4)
#91 University of Delaware (1)
#91 University of San Diego (1)
#97 Drexel University (3)
#97 University of San Francisco (1)