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Smith College

Northampton, MA
University Website: www.smith.edu
Apply Online: www.smith.edu/admission/firstyear_apply.php
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Smith College is a private, independent women's liberal arts college located in Northampton, Massachusetts, United States. It is the largest member of the Seven Sisters. Smith is also a member of the Five Colleges consortium, which allows its students to attend classes at four other Pioneer Valley institutions: Mount Holyoke College, Amherst College, Hampshire College, and the University of Massachusetts Amherst. In 2010, U.S. News & World Report ranked it 14th among Best Liberal Arts Colleges.Notable alumnae include Catharine MacKinnon, Jane Bannister, Nancy Reagan, Barbara Bush (dropped out before graduating), Betty Friedan, Gloria Steinem, Julia Child, Madeleine L'Engle, Sylvia Plath, Sherry Rehman, Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy, Rochelle Lazarus, Laura D'Andrea Tyson and Yolanda King.

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Fast Facts

  • Private not for profit, Four or more years
  • students
  • $39,800.00 avg tuition

Elm St
Northampton, MA 01063
(413) 584-2700

Apply online Admissions:
www.smith.edu/admission/
Financial Aid:
www.smith.edu/finaid/prospect/

Areas of Study:

  • Architecture And Related Services
  • Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies
  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • History
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Natural Resources And Conservation
  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration And Social Service Professions
  • Social Sciences
  • Visual And Performing Arts
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Smith College

Statistics:
Applied 4,128
Admitted 1,877 45%
Enrolled total 694
Full Time: 694
Part Time 0
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT EBRW 0 0
SAT Math 0 0
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 0 0
ACT Composite 0 0
ACT English 0 0
ACT Math 0 0
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 94%
4-year graduation rate 78%
6-year graduation rate 84%
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline
Student Response Deadline
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy No
Secondary School GPA Recommended
Secondary School Rank Recommended
Secondary School Record Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission Test Scores Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL Required
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Smith College

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $39,800.00 $39,800.00 $39,800.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $270.00 $270.00 $270.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $1,245.00 $1,245.00 $1,245.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $39,800.00 $39,800.00 $39,800.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $1,245.00 $1,245.00 $1,245.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $13,390.00 $0.00 $0.00
Other Expenses $1,733.00 $0.00 $0.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $60.00
Graduate Application Fee $60.00
Books and Supplies $800.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 73%
Percent receiving grant aid 64%
Avg amount of grant aid $31,626.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 58%
Avg amount of student loan aid $4,523.00

Smith College

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
ARCHITECTURE AND RELATED SERVICES
Architecture X
AREA, ETHNIC, CULTURAL, GENDER, AND GROUP STUDIES
African Studies X
African-American/Black Studies X
American/United States Studies/Civilization X
Asian-American Studies X
Commonwealth Studies X
East Asian Studies X
European Studies/Civilization X
Latin American Studies X
Near and Middle Eastern Studies X
Tibetan Studies X
Women's Studies X
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
Biochemistry X
Biology/Biological Sciences, General X X
Conservation Biology X
Neuroscience X
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Computer Science X
EDUCATION
Education, General X
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Hearing Impairments Including Deafness X
Elementary Education and Teaching X
Secondary Education and Teaching X
ENGINEERING
Engineering, General X
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
English Language and Literature, General X
FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General X
Comparative Literature X
East Asian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General X
French Language and Literature X
German Language and Literature X
Italian Language and Literature X X
Latin Language and Literature X
Linguistics X
Portuguese Language and Literature X
Russian Language and Literature X
Spanish Language and Literature X
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist X
HISTORY
History, General X X
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies X
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS
Mathematics, General X X
MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES
Cognitive Science X
Medieval and Renaissance Studies X
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other X
Sustainability Studies X
NATURAL RESOURCES AND CONSERVATION
Environmental Studies X
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, AND FITNESS STUDIES
Kinesiology and Exercise Science X X
PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES
Ethics X
Jewish/Judaic Studies X
Logic X
Philosophy X
Religion/Religious Studies X
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
Astronomy X
Chemistry, General X
Geology/Earth Science, General X
Physics, General X
PSYCHOLOGY
Psychology, General X
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS
Social Work X
SOCIAL SCIENCES
Anthropology X
Economics, General X
International Economics X
Political Science and Government, General X
Sociology X
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
Art History, Criticism and Conservation X
Dance, General X X
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General X X
Film/Cinema/Video Studies X
Fine/Studio Arts, General X
Music, General X

Smith College Scholarships

Name Amount Deadline
Beinecke Scholarship Program $34,000 February 17, 2017
IES Merit-Based Scholarship for Under-Represented Students Up to $5,000 April 01, 2017
Luce Scholars Program Varies November 01, 2016

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