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Colby College Scholarships

4000 Mayflower Hill Drive Tuition In/Out-State: $42,460 / $42,460 Total Fall Enrollment: 1,825
Waterville , ME 04901-8840 Books and Supplies: $700 Applicants Admitted: 29%
(207) 859-4000 On-campus Room and Board: $11,380 Receiving Aid of Some Type: 49%
http://www.colby.edu Undergraduate Application Fee: - Receiving Institutional Aid: 39% , $35,660 on average
Source: National Center for Education Statistics
  • Colby College General Information

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    Address 4000 Mayflower Hill Drive, Waterville, ME 04901-8840
    Phone Number (207) 859-4000
    Web Address http://www.colby.edu
    Mission Statement -
    Type of School Four or more years, Private not-for-profit
    Religious affiliation None
    Highest degree offered Bachelor's degree
    Calendar Four-one-four plan
    Setting Town, remote from an urban area
    Distance learning opportunities No

    Colby College Size

    Total enrollment 1,825
    Enrolled full time 1,825
    Enrolled part time -

    Colby College Student Body

    Men enrolled full time 840
    Women enrolled full time 985
    American Indian/Alaskan Native 1%
    Asian/Pacific Islander 8%
    Black/Non-Hispanic 3%
    Hispanic 3%
    White/Non-Hispanic 62%
    Non-Resident Alien 5%
    Race/ethnicity unknown 19%
  • Colby College Admission Basics

    Admissions office phone number -
    Open admission policy No
    Undergraduate Application fee -
    Applied 5,186
    Admitted 1,527
    Enrolled 467
    Admitted % 29%

    Colby College Admission factors

    Admission test scores Required
    Secondary school GPA Recommended
    Secondary school rank Recommended
    Secondary school record Required
    TOEFL Required
    Completion of college preparatory program Recommended
    Recommendations Required
    Formal demonstration of competencies Recommended

    Colby College Admission statistics

    Students submitting SAT 66%
    SAT 1 Verbal 25th percentile score 620
    SAT 1 Verbal 75th percentile score 710
    SAT 1 Math 25th percentile score 630
    SAT 1 Math 75th percentile score 710
    Students submitting ACT 40%
    ACT Composite 25th percentile score 28
    ACT Composite 75th percentile score 32
  • Colby College Cost

    In-State Tuition, Full-time Undergraduates $42,460
    Out-of-state Tuition, Full-time Undergraduates $42,460
    Books and Supplies $700
    On-campus room and board $11,380
    Off-campus room and board $4,730 Comprehensive Fee $50,320

    Colby College Financial Aid

    Students Receiving Aid 49%
    Receiving Federal Grants 11% , $6,335 on average
    Receiving Institutional Aid 39% , $35,660 on average
    Receiving Student Loans
  • Colby College Programs & Majors

    Graduates in 2012/2013 academic year.

    AREA, ETHNIC, CULTURAL, GENDER, AND GROUP STUDIES Bachelor
    African Studies 0
    American/United States Studies/Civilization 28
    East Asian Studies 6
    Latin American Studies 5
    Russian Studies 5
    Women's Studies 3
    BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES Bachelor
    Biology/Biological Sciences, General 32
    Cell/Cellular Biology and Histology 8
    COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES Bachelor
    Computer Science 10
    ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS Bachelor
    Creative Writing 20
    English Language and Literature, General 28
    FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS Bachelor
    Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 7
    French Language and Literature 15
    German Language and Literature 6
    Spanish Language and Literature 6
    HISTORY Bachelor
    History, General 36
    MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS Bachelor
    Mathematics and Statistics 2
    Mathematics, General 19
    MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES Bachelor
    Ancient Studies/Civilization 12
    International/Global Studies 47
    Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General 9
    Neuroscience 5
    Science, Technology and Society 11
    NATURAL RESOURCES AND CONSERVATION Bachelor
    Environmental Science 13
    Environmental Studies 7
    PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES Bachelor
    Philosophy 11
    Religion/Religious Studies 12
    PHYSICAL SCIENCES Bachelor
    Chemistry, General 10
    Geology/Earth Science, General 5
    Physics, General 15
    PSYCHOLOGY Bachelor
    Psychology, General 37
    SOCIAL SCIENCES Bachelor
    Anthropology 17
    Economics, General 60
    Political Science and Government, General 47
    Sociology 9
    VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS Bachelor
    Art History, Criticism and Conservation 8
    Art/Art Studies, General 11
    Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 5
    Fine/Studio Arts, General 3
    Music History, Literature, and Theory 8
  • Colby College Deadlines

    Regular Admissions

    Regular application deadline January 1
    Priority application deadline -
    Fall application deadline January 1
    SAT Reasoning / ACT scores due March 1
    SAT Subject score report due March 1
    College will notify student by April 1
    Student must reply to acceptance by May 1
    Deadline for housing deposit -

    Financial Aid

    Financial aid priority deadline -
    Financial aid deadline February 1
    College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about May 15
    Student must reply to financial aid decision by May 1

    Early Decision/Action

    Early decision deadline January 1
    College will notify student of early decision by February 1
    Early action deadline -
    College will notify student of early action by -

    Transfer Students

    Transfer priority application deadline -
    Transfer priority financial aid deadline February 1
    Transfer application closing date March 1
    Transfer deadline for filing financial aid forms March 1
    College will notify student of transfer decision by May 15
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    Application Link
    http://www.colby.edu/admissions_cs/apply_to_colby/
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    http://www.colby.edu/college_cs/visitor_center/campus-map.cfm

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Colby National Merit Scholarship

Scholarship Description
National Merit Scholarship finalists, determined to be eligible by the NMS Corporation and Colby College
Amount
$500 - $1,000
Number of Awards
3-5
Renewable
Yes
Renewal Criteria
Academic good standing

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