Fun Facts: Meet the New Class of 2027

Active-duty military? Check.

Students from Georgia — the state and the country? Check.

Twins? We got ’em (four sets, to be exact)! 

Whatever their back stories, Stevens’ Class of 2027 members are writing their next chapter on campus, already claiming a new record number of applications. 

The Facts 

14,170: Undergraduate applications, a 13% jump from last year’s record-setting number 

1,085: New undergraduates, an intentionally modest increase over last year 

22%: Percentage of first-year students who are first-generation college students 

31, 25: Different states and countries represented, respectively 

135: Pinnacle Scholars, including 61 living in Scholars House, a new living-learning community on campus 

17: Students participating in the pilot section of the First-Year Experience course, launched this fall