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Sarah Lawrence College

Overview
Type of school: Private institution
Year founded: 1926
Affiliation: None
Academic calendar: Semester
Undergraduate student body: 1,391
Environment: Suburban
Endowment: $62,582,000
Admissions Address

1 Mead Way
Bronxville, NY 10708-5999

Website

http://www.sarahlawrence.edu

Admissions E-mail

slcadmit@sarahlawrence.edu


 

QuickFacts
Average high school GPA: 3.7
Send application by: January 1
Admissions Contact Information
Admissions director: Thyra L. Briggs
Admissions office telephone: (914) 395-2510
Fall 2008 Admissions Deadlines Regular decision
Send application by: January 1
Decision sent by: April 1
Accept offer by: May 1
Early decision
Send application by: November 15
 
Decision sent by: December 15
Early action
Not offered Application fee: $60
Is the fee refundable? No
Can fee be waived for students with financial need? Yes
Does school have a waiting list? Yes
Can admission be deferred? Yes
Accepted application formats:
Applications on floppy disks: No
Applications via E-mail: No
Electronic application:
 
http://www.slc.edu/index.php?pageID=1437 Tuition deposit: $400 (Nonrefundable)
Room deposit: $500 (Nonrefundable)
Admissions Requirements
High school completion requirement: High school diploma is required and GED is accepted
General college-preparatory program: Required
Distribution of high school units required and/or recommended*
  Units Required Units Recommended
English 4 N/A
Mathematics 2 4
Science 2 4
Lab N/A N/A
Foreign language 2 4
Social studies N/A N/A
History 2 4
Academic electives N/A N/A
Total academic units 12 16

*One unit equals one year of study or its equivalent.
 
Campus visit: Recommended
Admissions interview: Recommended
Off-campus interview: May be arranged
 
Does the college use SAT or ACT scores in admissions decisions for first-time, first-year applicants? No
SAT/ACT requirements: Neither SAT nor ACT required.
SAT/ACT scores must be received by: N/A
Tests accepted for Fall 2008 entering class: N/A
SAT Subject Test scores must be received by: N/A
 
Open admission policy? No
What is the relative importance of specific academic factors in admission decisions?
Rigor of secondary school record: Very important
 
Class rank: Considered
Academic GPA: Important
Standardized test scores: Not considered
Application essay: Very important
Recommendation: Very important
What is the relative importance of specific nonacademic factors in admission decisions?
Interview: Considered
Extracurricular activities: Important
Talent/ability: Important
Character/personal qualities: Important
First generation: Considered
Alumni/ae relation: Considered
Geographical residence: Considered
State residency: Not considered
Religious affiliation/commitment: Not considered
Racial/ethnic status: Considered
Volunteer work: Considered
Work experience: Considered
Level of applicant's interest: Considered
2006-2007 Admissions Statistics
Selectivity: N/A
Overall acceptance rate: 46%
Early-decision acceptance rate: 56%
Early-action acceptance rate: N/A
Acceptance rate (excluding early-action and early-decision students): 45%
Total applicants: 2,727
Total acceptances: 1,261
Total freshman enrollment: 382
 
Proportion of freshman enrolled from early action and early decision: 29%
Male applicants: 574
Male acceptances: 274
Male freshman enrollment: 96
 
Female applicants: 2,153
Female acceptances: 987
Female freshman enrollment: 286
Out-of-state freshmen: 82%
 
Qualified applicants offered a place on waiting list: 617
Applicants accepting a place on waiting list: 285
Students enrolled from waiting list: 61

 2006-2007 Freshman Class Profile
Top 10 percent of high school class: 33%
Top 25 percent of high school class: 70%
Top 50 percent of high school class: 97%
 
First-year students submitting high school class standing: 31%
Average high school GPA: 3.7
 
First-year students submitting GPA: 77%
 
First-year students submitting SAT scores: N/A
SAT scores (25/75 percentile):
Critical Reading: N/A
Math: N/A
Combined: N/A

 Percent of first-time, first-year students enrolled in Fall 2006 with scores in each range:
  SAT Critical Reading SAT Math
700-800 N/A N/A
600-699 N/A N/A
500-599 N/A N/A
400-499 N/A N/A
300-399 N/A N/A
200-299 N/A N/A

 
First-year students submitting ACT scores: N/A
ACT scores (25/75 percentile):
English: N/A
Math: N/A
Composite: N/A

 Percent of first-time, first-year students enrolled in Fall 2006 with scores in each range:
  ACT Composite ACT English ACT Math
30-36 N/A N/A N/A
24-29 N/A N/A N/A
18-23 N/A N/A N/A
12-17 N/A N/A N/A
6-11 N/A N/A N/A
Below 6 N/A N/A N/A

 



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