In 2016, out of 14,491 applications, 5,338 students were selected as Finalists based on their academic, financial, and extracurricular credentials. QuestBridge Finalists exhibit high academic achievement and qualify financially.
Below are some aggregate statistics that represent the strength of these Finalists:
Median Income: $35,005
Free or Reduced-Price Lunch: 76% eligible
First Generation to a 4-year college: 70%
Race and Ethnicity
Please note: The sum of these percentages is over 100% due to multiple races/ethnicities selected.
U.S. Regional Distribution