Tuck at a Glance

Class size 285

Applications 2,623

Admissions rate 22.4%

Applicant yield 48%

Average GPA 3.53

Average GMAT score 717

Female students 44%

U.S. Minorities 18%

Key deadlines

Round 1

Application due 24 Sep 2018

Decision release 6 Dec 2018

Round 2

Application due 7 Jan 2019

Decision release 14 Mar 2019

Round 3

Application due 1 Apr 2019

Decision release 9 May 2019

Featured article

Tuck Class Profile

Nearly half of Tuck’s incoming class has an undergraduate background in business or economics, demonstrating that the Tuck applicant pool tends to comprise fewer non-traditional applicants than at many of its peers.

Most popular articles

Snapshot: Tuck Is a Good Fit for You If

You come from an underrepresented group—or another country. We’ve already covered Tuck’s support of and interest in minority applicants. If you’re an international candidate, you may also want to consider Tuck more closely. Despite its ranking, international applicants sometimes tend to overlook the school, possibly due to lack of familiarity with the location.

Snapshot: What Makes Tuck Different

One big Tuck family. Though most business schools spend lots of time talking about their cultures, few of them can demonstrate a truly tangible “culture” the way that Tuck does. Visitors get a sense of the family-like community the minute they set foot on campus. Small class sizes foster close bonds among students, encouraging teamwork and a collaborative, intellectual environment.

Employment & Careers: You oughta know

A truly residential campus. More urban schools tend to struggle with getting students to engage in campus life, but that’s not an issue at Tuck, where many students live right on campus. You won’t find everyone rushing out after class to catch the next train or bus home. Many first-year students live on campus in modern residence halls such as the Living and Learning Complex, which features 145 furnished rooms with a private bath and shared spaces such as lounges, study rooms, conference rooms, laundry rooms, and kitchen and dining areas.