College Consulting Tips Post
Yield Rates and Admission Rates at America's Top 25 National Universities / Colleges (all values are percents):
What is yield rate? It's the percent of admitted students who decide to enroll. In my opinion, it's the true measure of a college's greatness…even more telling than the admissions rate, which is the 2nd-best metric.
Keep in mind that some of these schools, such as UChicago, have binding Early Decision (if you are admitted early, then you must agree to enroll), which serves to artificially inflate yield percentages.