New Freshmen (Fall 2004 - Fall 2015)
Total All Schools
Applied Applied Admitted Admitted Registered
Overall Early Overall Early Overall Overall Overall
Fall Number Number Number Number Admit Rate Number Yield Rate
2004 20,159 1,881 7,726 1,163 38.33% 2,669 34.55%
2005 19,406 1,603 7,275 921 37.49% 2,411 33.14%
2006 19,426 1,605 7,342 946 37.79% 2,458 33.48%
2007 19,606 1,465 7,197 806 36.71% 2,137 29.69%
2008 19,430 1,157 7,261 770 37.37% 2,461 33.89%
2009 19,842 1,893 7,292 893 36.75% 2,592 35.55%
2010 21,433 2,271 6,793 854 31.69% 2,393 35.23%
2011 21,591 2,318 7,124 833 33.00% 2,241 31.46%
2012 21,756 2,316 7,197 924 33.08% 2,387 33.17%
2013 21,789 2,157 7,493 960 34.39% 2,356 31.44%
2014 19,069 1,089 8,351 709 43.79% 2,416 28.93%
2015 19,837 1,034 9,216 714 46.46% 2,589 28.09%
Transfer Students (Fall 2004- Fall 2015)
Total All Schools
Applied Admitted Registered
Fall Number   Number   Admit Rate Number Yield Rate
2004 2,109 781 37.03% 354 45.33%
2005 2,090 793 37.94% 383 48.30%
2006 2,167 888 40.98% 414 46.62%
2007 1,804 980 54.32% 446 45.51%
2008 1,858 802 43.16% 413 51.50%
2009 2,436 540 22.17% 310 57.41%
2010 2,600 703 27.04% 310 44.10%
2011 2,448 778 31.78% 452 58.10%
2012 2,738 973 35.54% 381 39.16%
2013 2,486 1020 41.03% 434 42.55%
2014 2,034 1,199 58.95% 492 41.03%
2015 2,251 1,211 53.80% 503 41.54%
Notes:
Data are as of mid-October census dates.
Admissions data include summer and fall of specified year.
Students are counted as registered if they enrolled. 
Beginning Fall 2014, GW only accepts the Common Application for its on campus programs.
In 2013, GW received 17,407 freshmen Common Applications, including 1,014 Early Decision applications.
In 2013, GW also received 1,068 Common Applications for transfer students.