Swarthmore College

Women's D3 Coach: Karen Borbee
Profile
Size
2 / 10
1,577 Undergrads / 1,577 Students
Cost
6 / 10
$20,444 Net Price
Selectivity
10 / 10
11% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    Centennial Conference

  • College Type

    4-year, Private non-profit

  • Campus Type

    Suburb: Large

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
8 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
98%
Overall Graduation Rate
94%
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
89% / 94%
Calendar System
Semester
Religious Affiliation
None
Housing
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.

Team Road Trips

Most games are scheduled in schools around Pennsylvania. The team also travels to South Carolina. The team typically plays in neutral sites during preseason in areas of Pennsylvania. Other trips taken in the past include Hilton Head, South Carolina and Chestertown, Maryland.

Recruit Commits
2020
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Sofia Pelayo Oak Knoll School Glen Ridge, NJ Def
 
2018
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Nora Joyce La Jolla La Jolla, CA Def
 
2017
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Courtney Caolo Weston Weston, CT Def
Julia Ostrowski Glastonbury Glastonbury, CT Mid
Mia Capozzoli Sacred Heart Louisville, KY Mid
Kathrun Hafertepe Strath Haven PA Def
Sarah Roberts Penncrest Media, PA Def
Madison Kline Northern Valley/Old Tappan Old Tappan, NJ Att
Elizabeth Labows Strath Haven PA Def
Mackenzie Frost Carlsbad Carlsbad, CA Mid
 
2016
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Bridget Silveira Palatine IL Mid
Andie Battin Madison Vienna, VA Mid
Sophie Peipher Tower Hill Wilmington, DE Def
Lily Fornof Peter's Township McMurray, PA Goal
Fay Blelloch Winchester Thurston Pittsburgh, PA Mid
Tessa Hannigan Tara Performing Arts Boulder, CO Mid
Megan Jones Milton Alpharetta, GA Def
Sydnie Schwarz Ravenscroft Raleigh, NC Att
Betsy Cohen Syosset Syosset, NY Goal
Sara Mongno Yorktown Yorktown Heights, NY Def
Tara Cannon Sussex Tech Milton, DE Def
Sadie Camilliere Huntingtown MD Def
 
2015
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Elizabeth Wainwright St. Andrew's Middletown, DE Mid, Att
Marie Wild Archbishop Wood Chalfont, PA Att
Krista Smith-Hanke Walter Johnson Kensington, MD Goal
Unofficial list from public sources and recruit submissions.
Events By Swarthmore College Coaches
Mar 31 '19
Swarthmore, PA
 
Women's 13-18
Mar 29 '20
Swarthmore, PA
 
Women's 13-18
Location
500 College Ave, Swarthmore, PA, 19081, Swarthmore, PA, 19081 See Directions
Team Videos
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
Data from
Niche Grades
Overall Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Academics
Test Scores
SAT
Critical Reading
645 - 760
Math
690 - 780
Total
1430 - 1570
ACT
English
31 - 35
Math
29 - 34
Composite
31 - 34

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

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 9,382 3,908 5,474
% Admitted 11% 13% 9%
% Admits That Enroll 39% 40% 38%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 4.04
  • Accepted
  • Denied
  • Applied
  • Waitlisted
  • Admission Considerations
     
    Required
    Recommended Rec.
    High School GPA
    High School Rank
    High School Transcript
    College Prep Classes
    Recommendations
    Demonstrate Competencies
    Admission Test Scores
    Other Tests (Wonderlic, etc.)
    TOEFL (English proficiency)
    Admissions office
    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Social Sciences (21%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (14%)
    Computer & Information Sciences (9%)
    Engineering (9%)
    Psychology (8%)
    Mathematics & Statistics (7%)
    Physical Sciences (6%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (6%)
    Education (5%)
    Foreign Languages (4%)
    History (2%)
    Interdisciplinary Studies (2%)
    Philosophy & Religious Studies (2%)
    English Language & Literature (2%)
    Ethnic, Cultural & Gender Studies (1%)
    Natural Resources & Conservation (1%)
    Liberal Arts & Sciences
    Public Admin. & Social Services
    Athlete graduation rate
    Financial
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.

    $20,444

    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$50,822
    Books & Supplies$1,336
    Cost of Living$14,952
    Personal Expenses$1,736
     
    Sticker Price$68,846

    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 Scholarship59%$46,105
    Federal Grants19%$5,456
    Pell Grants19%$4,781
    Other Federal4%$3,000
    State & Local Grants6%$2,440
    Institutional Grants59%$44,086
     
    Student Loans15%$8,843
    Federal Loans14%$5,268
    Other Loans2%$29,892

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

     
    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Endowment
    Financial Assets $1.96 Billion $1.24 Million

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.

    Debt

    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: 1.7%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

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

    Salary

    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.

    Payback

    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, 89% of students graduate on time.

    Events Attending
    Trackable Events
    Elite 180 Girls Recruiting Camp
    Jun 25-27 '19
    NH: Keene
       
       
     
    IWLCA Presidents Cup
    Nov 16-18 '18
    FL: Kissimmee
       
       
     
    IWLCA Capital Cup
    Jul 20-22 '18
    VA: Midlothian
       
       
     
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    Campus Safety
     
    On Campus
    In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
    Criminal Offenses
    Murder - -
    Negligent Manslaughter - -
    Rape 10 5
    Fondling 10 6
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery - -
    Aggravated Assault - -
    Burglary 5 2
    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
    Category
    Classification
    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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