Brandeis University

Women's WCLA Contact: Eli Lovich
Profile
Size
6 / 10
3,635 Undergrads / 5,721 Students
Cost
10 / 10
$32,714 Net Price
Selectivity
9 / 10
34% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    WCLA Div. 1

  • College Type

    4-year, Private non-profit

  • Campus Type

    City: Small

Student Body
Gender
  • Male
  • Female
Enrollment
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
Geography
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
Ethnicity
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
10 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
94%
Overall Graduation Rate
90%
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
83% / 90%
Calendar System
Semester
Religious Affiliation
None
Housing
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

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

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Location
415 South St, Waltham, MA, 02454, Waltham, MA, 02454 See Directions
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Where Grads Live
  • Greater Boston Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • San Francisco Bay Area
  • Greater Los Angeles Area
  • Greater Philadelphia Area
  • Greater Chicago Area
  • Israel
  • Miami/Fort Lauderdale Area
  • Greater Seattle Area
  • Greater Atlanta Area
  • Canada
  • Providence Rhode Island Area
  • Greater Denver Area
  • United Kingdom
Where Grads Work
  • EMC
  • Harvard University
  • IBM
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
  • State Street
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Fidelity Investments
  • Google
  • Boston Children's Hospital
  • Columbia University in the City of New York
  • Oracle
  • Boston University
  • Pfizer
  • Goldman Sachs
  • Citi
What Grads Do
  • Education
  • Research
  • Media and Communication
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Legal
  • Healthcare Services
  • Information Technology
  • Consulting
  • Engineering
  • Operations
  • Finance
  • Sales
  • Marketing
  • Program and Project Management
  • Community and Social Services
Data from
Niche Grades
Overall
Student Life
Professors
Academics
Test Scores
SAT
Critical Reading
610 - 710
Math
650 - 760
Total
1320 - 1500
ACT
English
29 - 34
Math
28 - 34
Composite
29 - 33

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: 640 - 710 for SAT; 8 - 10 for ACT

GPA
SAT Math
SAT Reading
ACT

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

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Admissions
 
Total
Male
Female
Applicants 11,721 4,581 7,140
% Admitted 34% 31% 36%
% Admits That Enroll 21% 23% 21%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.88 (weighted)
  • Accepted
  • Denied
  • Applied
  • Waitlisted
  • Admission Considerations
     
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    Recommended Rec.
    High School GPA
    High School Rank
    High School Transcript
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    Admission Test Scores
    Other Tests (Wonderlic, etc.)
    TOEFL (English proficiency)
    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Social Sciences (21%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (19%)
    Public Admin. & Social Services (10%)
    Psychology (9%)
    Computer & Information Sciences (7%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (6%)
    Interdisciplinary Studies (5%)
    Business (5%)
    Physical Sciences (4%)
    Ethnic, Cultural & Gender Studies (4%)
    History (3%)
    Mathematics & Statistics (2%)
    English Language & Literature (2%)
    Foreign Languages (1%)
    Natural Resources & Conservation (1%)
    Philosophy & Religious Studies (1%)
    Education (1%)
    Financial
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.

    $32,714

    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.

     
    Undergraduate
     
    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$53,537
    Books & Supplies$1,000
    Cost of Living$14,906
    Personal Expenses$1,500
     
    Sticker Price$70,943

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    68% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

     
    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship63%$35,487
    Federal Grants19%$6,024
    Pell Grants19%$4,656
    Other Federal19%$1,368
    State & Local Grants5%$3,366
    Institutional Grants63%$33,462
     
    Student Loans45%$6,625
    Federal Loans42%$5,143
    Other Loans7%$12,403

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

     
    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Endowment
    Financial Assets $977 Million $170,755

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.

    Debt

    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $27,000.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

     
    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $26,250 $287

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 1.2%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 1,129 students.

    Salary

    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $57,900

    Earnings of former students working by percentile.

    Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.

    Payback

    How long until this college investment pays off: 5.28 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 83% 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 8 7
    Fondling 3 2
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery - -
    Aggravated Assault - -
    Burglary 5 2
    Motor Vehicle Theft - -
    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
    Category
    Classification
    Basic ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Highest Research Activity
    Undergrad InstructionArts & sciences focus, high graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionResearch Doctoral: Comprehensive programs, no medical/veterinary school
    Enrollment ProfileMajority undergraduate
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, more selective, lower transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, medium, highly residential

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