Sweet Briar College

Women's D3 Coach: Elizabeth Parr
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336 Undergrads / 337 Students
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$25,859 Net Price
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79% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    Old Dominion (ODAC)

  • College Type

    4-year, Private non-profit

  • Campus Type

    Suburb: Midsize

Student Body
  • Male
  • Female
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
7 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
Overall Graduation Rate
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
31% / 34%
Calendar System
Religious Affiliation
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

Team Road Trips

Most games are scheduled in schools around Virginia. The team also travels to Maryland and Pennsylvania. The team typically plays in neutral sites during preseason in areas of Virginia. Other trips taken in the past include Washington, D.C.

Recruit Commits
Kara Hoban St. Timothy's Herndon, VA Goal
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Apr 14 '19
Sweet Briar, VA
Women's 13-18
134 Chapel Drive, Sweet Briar, VA, 24595 See Directions
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Where Grads Live
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Lynchburg Virginia Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Richmond Virginia Area
  • Greater Atlanta Area
  • Greater Boston Area
  • Charlottesville Virginia Area
  • Norfolk Virginia Area
  • Raleigh-Durham North Carolina Area
  • Greater Philadelphia Area
  • Baltimore Maryland Area
  • Houston Texas Area
  • San Francisco Bay Area
  • Dallas/Fort Worth Area
  • Charlotte North Carolina Area
Where Grads Work
  • University of Virginia
  • Wells Fargo
  • Northrop Grumman Corporation
  • Bank of America
  • US Army
  • Target
  • Keller Williams Realty Inc.
  • SunTrust Bank
  • Smithsonian Institution
  • IBM
  • Pfizer
  • Merck
  • State Farm
  • Genworth
  • Accenture
What Grads Do
  • Education
  • Sales
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Media and Communication
  • Marketing
  • Operations
  • Administrative
  • Community and Social Services
  • Arts and Design
  • Research
  • Legal
  • Human Resources
  • Consulting
  • Finance
  • Healthcare Services
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Overall Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Test Scores
Critical Reading
460 - 620
470 - 580
1030 - 1270
22 - 27
18 - 25
21 - 27

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported.

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This distribution represents incoming freshman test scores and GPA on 4.0 scale.

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Applicants 724 724
% Admitted 79% 100% 79%
% Admits That Enroll 18% % 18%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.5
  • Accepted
  • Denied
  • Applied
  • Waitlisted
  • Admission Considerations
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    TOEFL (English proficiency)
    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Business (23%)
    Business/Commerce, General (23%)
    Liberal Arts & Sciences (19%)
    Social Sciences (15%)
    General Studies (11%)
    Psychology, General (7%)
    Engineering (7%)
    Archeology (7%)
    English Language & Literature (7%)
    Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies (7%)
    Creative Writing (7%)
    Psychology (7%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (7%)
    Engineering Science (7%)
    Dance, General (3%)
    Sociology (3%)
    Political Science and Government, General (3%)
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.


    Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

    Net price for all students (private non-profit and for profit institutions).

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    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$22,020
    Books & Supplies$1,300
    Cost of Living$13,200
    Personal Expenses$2,850
    Sticker Price$39,370

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    99% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship98%$11,863
    Federal Grants28%$4,695
    Pell Grants28%$4,240
    Other Federal25%$504
    State & Local Grants47%$2,901
    Institutional Grants93%$9,655
    Student Loans61%$8,070
    Federal Loans59%$5,387
    Other Loans17%$10,028

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Financial Assets $74.8 Million $222,010

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.


    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $27,000.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $21,000 $287

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 2.5%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 169 students.


    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $38,200

    Earnings of former students working by percentile.

    Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.


    How long until this college investment pays off: 6.89 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 31% of students graduate on time.

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    Campus Safety
    On Campus
    In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
    Criminal Offenses
    Murder - -
    Negligent Manslaughter - -
    Rape 1 1
    Fondling - -
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery - -
    Aggravated Assault - -
    Burglary 3 3
    Motor Vehicle Theft 1 1
    Arson - -

    In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

    The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

    Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

    Carnegie Classifications
    Basic ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus
    Undergrad InstructionArts & sciences plus professions, no graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionPostbaccalaureate: Single program-Education
    Enrollment ProfileVery high undergraduate
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, selective, lower transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, very small, highly residential

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