Swarthmore College

Women's D3 Coach: Harleigh Chwastyk
2 / 10
1,559 Undergrads / 1,559 Students
5 / 10
$19,759 Net Price
10 / 10
9% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    Centennial Conf.

  • College Type

    4-year, Private non-profit

  • Campus Type

    Suburb: Large

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
8 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
Overall Graduation Rate
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
86% / 94%
Calendar System
Religious Affiliation
On campus housing is provided and is required for incoming freshman

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

Recruit Commits
Morgan Kinard Scotch Plains-Fanwood High School Scotch Plains, NJ RS, Mid
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Events By Swarthmore College Coaches
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Sep 21 '19
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Feb 22 '20
Swarthmore, PA
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May 2 '20
Swarthmore, PA
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Where Grads Live
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Greater Philadelphia Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • San Francisco Bay Area
  • Greater Boston Area
  • Greater Los Angeles Area
  • Greater Chicago Area
  • Greater Seattle Area
  • Baltimore Maryland Area
  • United Kingdom
  • Greater Denver Area
  • Raleigh-Durham North Carolina Area
  • Portland Oregon Area
  • Greater Atlanta Area
  • London United Kingdom
Where Grads Work
  • University of Pennsylvania
  • Google
  • Harvard University
  • U.S. Department of State
  • UC Berkeley
  • Stanford University
  • Microsoft
  • Deloitte
  • IBM
  • J.P. Morgan
  • Goldman Sachs
  • JPMorgan Chase
  • University of Michigan
  • Columbia University in the City of New York
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
What Grads Do
  • Education
  • Research
  • Media and Communication
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Legal
  • Healthcare Services
  • Consulting
  • Operations
  • Engineering
  • Program and Project Management
  • Finance
  • Information Technology
  • Community and Social Services
  • Arts and Design
  • Administrative
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Niche Grades
Overall Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Test Scores
Critical Reading
645 - 760
700 - 790
1430 - 1570
33 - 35
29 - 34
31 - 35

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. Historical writing ranges: 675 - 770 for SAT; 8 - 10 for ACT

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SAT Reading

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

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Applicants 11,442 4,763 6,679
% Admitted 9% 10% 8%
% Admits That Enroll 41% 42% 40%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 4.04
  • Accepted
  • Denied
  • Applied
  • Waitlisted
  • Admission Considerations
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    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Social Sciences (27%)
    Economics, General (16%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (12%)
    Biology/Biological Sciences, General (9%)
    Mathematics, General (8%)
    Mathematics & Statistics (8%)
    Engineering, General (7%)
    Engineering (7%)
    Political Science and Government, General (7%)
    Computer and Information Sciences, General (6%)
    Computer & Information Sciences (6%)
    Research and Experimental Psychology, Other (5%)
    Psychology (5%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (4%)
    Foreign Languages (4%)
    English Language and Literature, General (4%)
    English Language & Literature (4%)
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    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$54,656
    Books & Supplies$1,400
    Cost of Living$16,088
    Personal Expenses$1,788
    Sticker Price$73,932

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    63% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship56%$51,408
    Federal Grants22%$5,627
    Pell Grants22%$4,929
    Other Federal7%$2,166
    State & Local Grants4%$3,436
    Institutional Grants56%$49,161
    Student Loans10%$8,986
    Federal Loans9%$4,811
    Other Loans2%$29,176

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Financial Assets $2.12 Billion $1.36 Million

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.


    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $19,500.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $17,673 $207

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 1.1%

    Avg. rate for colleges with volleyball is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 231 students.


    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $56,700

    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: 4.4 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 86% 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 10 8
    Fondling 8 7
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery - -
    Aggravated Assault - -
    Burglary 2 1
    Motor Vehicle Theft 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 focus, no graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionNot classified (Exclusively Undergraduate)
    Enrollment ProfileExclusively undergraduate four-year
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, more selective, lower transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, small, highly residential

    Carnegie classifications provide a framework for evaluating comparable schools.

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