普林斯顿大学

普林斯顿大学. 研究在美国. 国外教育杂志 - 教育兄弟. 美国最好的大学.

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普林斯顿大学是成立于私人机构 1746.

在普林斯顿大学学费 是 $45,000 (APROX。).

普林斯顿, 在美国第四最古老的学院, 位于普林斯顿的宁静小镇, 新泽西州. 在其历史常春藤覆盖校园的墙壁, 普林斯顿提供了一些事件, 活动和组织. 普林斯顿老虎, 常春藤联盟成员, 是众所周知的持续强劲的男子和女子曲棍球队. 学生住在六个住宿学院,提供了一个住宅小区以及餐饮服务,但必须加入更多的人比选择之一 10 餐饮俱乐部为他们的初中和高中年. 进食俱乐部作为谁加入他们的同学和社会团体用餐. 普林斯顿大学的非官方座右铭, “在国家的服务,并在所有国家的服务,” 谈到对大学的承诺,社区服务.

普林斯顿包括高排名的研究生课程 通过公共和国际事务的伍德罗·威尔逊学院的工程与应用科学学院. 普林斯顿的学术课程的一个独特的方面是,所有的本科生都必须写毕业论文. 著名的校友包括中美. 伍德罗·威尔逊总统; 约翰·福布斯·纳什, 的主题 2001 电影 “美丽的心灵”; 模型/女演员波姬·小丝; 和第一夫人米歇尔·奥巴马. 据普林斯顿传说, 如果学生之前毕业离开过FitzRandolph校园门, 他或她可能永远不会被诅咒毕业.

普林斯顿大学的奖学金是与学习的充满活力的社区矗立在全国的服务和人性化的服务. 在包车 1746, 普林斯顿是美国第四最古老的学院. 普林斯顿是一个独立的, 男女同校, 在人文学科提供本科和研究生教学非教派机构, 社会科学, 自然科学和工程学.

作为世界知名的研究型大学, 普林斯顿旨在实现知识和理解的发现和传播的区别的最高水平. 与此同时, 普林斯顿大学是研究型大学之间的独特在于其本科教学的承诺.

今天, 更多 1,100 教职员工约指示 5,200 本科生 2,600 研究生. 该大学的慷慨的财政援助计划,确保有才华的学生来自经济背景能够负担得起普林斯顿教育.

普林斯顿大学通过预付款学习奖学金, 研究, 卓越的品质和教学, 与本科生和博士生教育的重视,它是世界上最伟大的大学之一鲜明, 并与普遍的承诺,以服务于国家和世界.

大学的标志性特征和愿望包括::

  • 一家专注于艺术和人文学科, 社会科学, 自然科学, 与工程, 与世界级卓越在其所有部门;
  • 致力于创新, 免费查询, 和新知识和新观念的发现, 再加上承诺,保存和传播知识, 艺术的, 和过去的文化遗产;
  • 世界一流学者任教谁是参与的,并向学生和致力于教学和研究的深入整合;
  • 一家专注于本科教育,这是一个主要的研究型大学独特, 与文科的计划,同时为学生有意义的生活和事业, 拓宽他们的前景, 并有助于形成他们的品格和价值观;
  • 研究生院是不寻常的,它强调对博士生教育, 而在某些领域还提供高品质的硕士项目;
  • 很人性化的培育社区意识强, 邀请高水平的参与, 并促进个人通信;
  • 在本科和研究生层次特殊的学生援助计划,以确保普林斯顿是负担得起的所有;
  • 承诺表示欢迎, 支持, 和学生参与, 学院, 并与广泛的背景和经验的工作人员, and to encourage all members of the University community to learn from the robust expression of diverse perspectives;
  • 在校园充满活力和身临其境的居住体验一个地方的独特的感觉,促进互动, 反射, 和终身依恋;
  • 承诺为学生准备的服务生活, 公民参与, 和道德领导力; 和
  • 一种强烈的参与和支持慷慨校友社区.

学校 / 高校 / 部门 / 培训班 / 院系


  • African American Studies Interdepartmental Graduate Certificate Program
    Ancient World
  • 人类学
  • Applied and Computational Math
  • 建筑
  • Art and Archaeology
  • Astrophysical Sciences
  • 大气与海洋科学
  • 化学与生物工程
  • 化学
  • 土木与环境工程
  • 比较文学
  • 计算机科学
  • 东亚研究
  • Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
  • 经济学
  • 电气工程
  • 英语
  • 金融
  • 法国和意大利
  • 地球科学
  • 德语
  • 历史
  • History of Science
  • Interdisciplinary Humanities (IHUM)
  • Materials Science Joint Ph.D. 学位课程
  • 数学
  • 机械和航空航天工程
  • 中世纪研究
  • 分子生物学
  • 音乐 (Music Composition)
  • Musicology
  • Near Eastern Studies
  • 神经科学
  • Neuroscience Ph.D. Joint Degree
  • Operations Research and Financial Engineering
  • 哲学
  • 物理
  • 等离子体物理
  • 政治经济
  • Political Philosophy
  • 政治
  • Population Studies
  • 心理学
  • Quantitative and Computational Biology
  • 宗教
  • Renaissance and Early Modern Studies
  • Slavic Languages and Literatures
  • Social Policy Joint Ph.D. 学位课程
  • 社会学
  • Spanish and Portuguese
  • Woodrow Wilson School

历史


1600s-1700s

1696 Town of Princeton settled.

1746 College of New Jersey founded in Elizabeth, N.J., by the Presbyterian Synod.

1747 Jonathan Dickinson appointed first president. College moves to the Newark parsonage of Aaron Burr Sr., after Dickinson’s death.

1748 Aaron Burr Sr. elected the College’s second president. Present charter granted in New Brunswick, N.J. First Commencement exercises held, with six undergraduate degrees awarded.

1753 Nathaniel and Rebeckah FitzRandolph and others deed 10 acres in Princeton to the College.

1756 Nassau Hall and Maclean House (the president’s house) completed; College of New Jersey moves from Newark to Princeton.

1758 Jonathan Edwards becomes third president.

1759 Samuel Davies installed as fourth president.

1761 Samuel Finley becomes fifth president.

1768 Rev. John Witherspoon of Scotland installed as sixth president.

1769 American Whig Debating Society formed.

1770 Cliosophic Debating Society formed.

1776 President Witherspoon signs the Declaration of Independence.

1777 George Washington drives the British from Nassau Hall.

1783 Continental Congress meets in Nassau Hall, which served as the capitol of the United States from June until November.

1795 Samuel S. Smith becomes seventh president.

1800小号

1802 Nassau Hall gutted by fire and rebuilt.

1812 Ashbel Green installed as eighth president.

1823 James Carnahan becomes ninth president.

1826 James Madison, 等级 1771 and former president of the United States, becomes the first president of the Alumni Association of the College of New Jersey.

1854 John Maclean Jr. installed as 10th president.

1855 Nassau Hall gutted by fire again, and rebuilt again.

1859 Alma mater “Old Nassau” written by Harlan Page Peck (等级 1862).

1868 James McCosh of Scotland elected 11th president.

1869 Princeton plays Rutgers University in the first college football game.

1876 The Princetonian student newspaper is published for the first time (still published daily by students during the academic year).

1882 Princeton University Art Museum founded.

1883 Triangle Club (originally called the Princeton College Dramatic Association) 成立.

1888 Francis L. Patton becomes 12th president.

1893 Honor system established.

1895 A graduate degree (a Master of Arts) is awarded to a black student for the first time.

1896 Name officially changed to Princeton University. Then-professor Woodrow Wilson provides Princeton’s informal motto with a speech titledPrinceton in the Nation’s Service.

1900小号

1900 Graduate School established.

1902 伍德罗·威尔逊, 等级 1879, elected 13th president.

1905 President Wilson establishes system of preceptorials.

1906 Lake Carnegie created by Andrew Carnegie.

1912 John G. Hibben installed as 14th president.

1913 Graduate College dedicated.

1914 Palmer Stadium completed.

1919 School of Architecture established. Princeton’s Army ROTC unit established.

1921 School of Engineering established.

1928 Princeton University Chapel dedicated.

1930 School of Public and International Affairs established (and named after Woodrow Wilson in 1948).

1933 哈罗德W¯¯. Dodds becomes 15th president. Albert Einstein becomes a life member of the Institute for Advanced Study, with an office on the Princeton University campus.

1940 Undergraduate radio station (then WPRU, now WPRB) 成立.

1942 The first black undergraduate students are admitted.

1948 Firestone Library dedicated.

1949 Association of Graduate Princeton Alumni founded.

1951 Forrestal Campus established on U.S. Route 1; “Project Matter-hornresearch in nuclear fusion begins there. 在 1961, its name is changed to the Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory (PPPL).

1954 Ivy League athletic conference founded, with Princeton as one of eight members.

1957 Robert F. Goheen installed as 16th president.

1960 Martin Luther King Jr. preaches at the University Chapel. Nassau Hall deemed a national historic landmark.

1964 博士. degree awarded to a woman for the first time.

1969 Trustees vote to admit women undergraduates.

1970 Council of the Princeton University Community (CPUC), a deliberative body of faculty, 学生们, staff and alumni, is established.

1971 Third World Center founded (在 2002, renamed the Carl A. Fields Center for Equality and Cultural Understanding, after an African American assistant dean of the college from 1968-71). Women’s Center founded.

1972 William G. Bowen becomes 17th president.

1974 International Center (now the Davis International Center) 成立.

1982 System of residential colleges established.

1988 Harold T. Shapiro installed as 18th president.

1994 Center for Jewish Life founded.

1996 250th anniversary celebrated. Princeton’s informal motto expanded by President Shapiro toIn the Nation’s Service and in the Service of All Nations.

1998 First major steps undertaken to overhaul financial aid policies, making Princeton more affordable.

2000小号

2000 Graduate School celebrates 100th anniversary.

2001 Shirley M. Tilghman becomes 19th president. “No-loanfinancial aid policy — replacing loans with grants that do not need to be repaid — is instituted.

2003 Lewis-Sigler Institute for Integrative Genomics dedicated with a mandate to focus on research and teaching at the interface of biology and the quantitative sciences. Princeton Prize in Race Relations founded to promote understanding among high school-age students.

2005 Princeton Neuroscience Institute, Princeton Center for Theoretical Science and Center for Innovation in Engineering Education (renamed the Keller Center for Innovation in Engineering Education in 2008) 既定. LGBT Center founded.

2006 University Center for the Creative and Performing Arts (renamed the Peter B. Lewis Center for the Arts in 2007) and Office of Sustainability established. Center for African American Studies established, expanding program begun in 1969.

2007 Four-year residential college system launched with the opening of Whitman College.

2008 Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment established. Lewis Library, designed by Frank Gehry and consolidating science collections, completed.

2009 Bridge Year Program begins with 20 students deferring admission for one year to engage in international service. Butler College reopens with new dormitories, completing the University’s transition to a four-year residential college system.

2010 Frick Chemistry Laboratory, the largest single academic building on campus excluding Firestone Library, opens; Streicker Bridge opens, connecting the two sides of the science neighborhood across Washington Road.

2012 A five-year campaign, “Aspire: A Plan for Princeton,” concludes under President Shirley M. Tilghman, after raising $1.88 十亿.

2013 Christopher L. Eisgruber becomes Princeton’s 20th president.

2014 Opening of Peretsman Scully Hall, the new home of the Department of Psychology, and the Princeton Neuroscience Institute.


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