Swarthmore College

Women's D3 Coach: Karen Borbee
2 / 10
1,559 Undergrads / 1,559 Students
5 / 10
$19,446 Net Price
10 / 10
9% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    Centennial Conference

  • College Type

    4-year, Private non-profit

  • Campus Type

    Suburb: Large

Student Body
  • Male
  • Female
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
8 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
Overall Graduation Rate
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
87% / 94%
Calendar System
Religious Affiliation
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
Sofia Pelayo Oak Knoll School Glen Ridge, NJ Def
Nataly Rodriguez Division Avenue Levittown, NY Def, Mid
Nora Joyce La Jolla La Jolla, CA Def
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
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
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
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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
Test Scores
Critical Reading
645 - 760
700 - 790
1430 - 1570
33 - 35
29 - 34
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

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SAT Reading

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

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Applicants 10,749 4,374 6,375
% Admitted 9% 11% 8%
% Admits That Enroll 41% 42% 39%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 4.04
  • Accepted
  • Denied
  • Applied
  • Waitlisted
  • Admission Considerations
    Recommended Rec.
    High School GPA
    High School Rank
    High School Transcript
    College Prep Classes
    Demonstrate Competencies
    Admission Test Scores
    Other Tests (Wonderlic, etc.)
    TOEFL (English proficiency)
    Admissions office
    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Business (11%)
    Psychology (11%)
    Social Sciences (11%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (9%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (8%)
    Engineering (8%)
    History (8%)
    Liberal Arts & Sciences (8%)
    Mathematics & Statistics (8%)
    Foreign Languages (6%)
    English Language & Literature (5%)
    Natural Resources & Conservation (3%)
    Physical Sciences (3%)
    Philosophy & Religious Studies (2%)
    Interdisciplinary Studies
    Athlete graduation rate
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.


    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.

    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$52,588
    Books & Supplies$1,360
    Cost of Living$15,474
    Personal Expenses$1,745
    Sticker Price$71,167

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    62% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship56%$49,400
    Federal Grants21%$5,695
    Pell Grants21%$4,676
    Other Federal7%$2,946
    State & Local Grants3%$3,229
    Institutional Grants56%$47,147
    Student Loans13%$5,832
    Federal Loans13%$5,066
    Other Loans1%$14,444

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Financial Assets $2.12 Billion $1.36 Million

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.


    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: 2.1%

    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.


    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.


    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, 87% 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
    maybe attending; confirmed attending.
    Team Social
    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
    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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