Sarah Lawrence College: Ranking & Review

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Bronxville Rank United States Rank World Rank
1 819 2889
Top 17%

Sarah Lawrence College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Acceptance Rate53%63%51%
Enrolled undergraduates393113280
Enrolled total (including graduate students)1,6964551,241

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $60. Application fee for graduates - $60.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programConsidered but not required
Formal demonstration of competenciesConsidered but not required
Admission test scoresConsidered but not required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores153
Percent of students submitting SAT scores39%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores141
Percent of students submitting ACT scores36%
ACT Composite
ACT English
ACT Math

Sarah Lawrence College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus $70,266 $70,266
Off-campus $70,266 $70,266
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $15,270 and other expenses per full academic year.

Sarah Lawrence College provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 1,100 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates $52,600 $52,600
Fees for full-time undergraduates $1,410 $1,410
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates $1,753 $1,753
Tuition for Full-time graduates $27,288 $27,288
Fees for full-time graduates $840 $840
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates $1,516 $1,516

Programs and Degrees

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 364 364
Health Professions and Related Programs 54 54
English Language and Literature & Letters 50 50
Visual and Performing Arts 13 13
Social Sciences 12 12
Education 12 12
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences 6 6
Grand Total364147511

A total of 364 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Sarah Lawrence College.

At the master's level 147 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

Graduation rate79%82%78%
  • Full-time retention rate - 82%

General info

Alternative namesSLC
MottoWisdom with understanding
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorsgreen, white
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff444
Instructional FTE183
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus

Location and Contacts

AddressOne Meadway
Bronxville, New York, 10708
United States
Urbanization levelSuburb: Large
City population2,500 - 10,000
Fax+1 (914) 395 2515

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