What Makes Us Special

About Sweet Briar College

Since its founding in 1901, Sweet Briar College has been committed to the education and empowerment of women. The College sits on 3,250 acres, which makes it the fourth-largest private, liberal arts college campus in the country and an ideal landscape for learning. Faculty and staff take an individual interest in each young woman's intellectual development and personal growth, providing opportunities to flourish, lead, and learn both inside and outside the classroom.

our students

Admissions  Help

Middle 50% ACT Range For Freshman Class


Average High School GPA of Freshman Class: 3.45

Freshman Class Geographical Profile  Help

Enrollment  Help

Gender: All Undergraduates  Help

Women 100%

Diversity: All Undergraduates  Help

Freshmen Returning For Sophomore Year: 74.6%  Help

our students

Price of Attendance in 2014-15  Help

Percent of Freshmen Receiving Aid by Type  Help

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Average Undergraduate Loans  Help
Owed At Graduation 

Tuition and Fees History  Help

About Our Faculty  Help

Faculty Information

Student Faculty Ratio 8:1
Full-time Faculty with highest degree 83%

Undergraduate Class Size

Number of Students 2-19 20-39 40-99 100+ Total
Number of Classes 206 40 0 0 246

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