Colby-Sawyer College

New London, NH, USA
3.82 Average Rating

Founded in 1837 in the Lake Sunapee Region of central New Hampshire, Colby-Sawyer College is a 4-year institution built on a liberal arts and sciences core curriculum. Conferring undergraduate degrees through the School of Arts and Sciences, the School of Business and Social Sciences, and the School of Nursing and Health Sciences, students can choose between 18 majors, all of which include fulfillment of at least one internship. Partnering with Dartmouth-Hitchcock Health, Colby-Sawyer also offers experiential learning and job placement opportunities in nursing, physical therapy, mental health therapy, and more. Outside of academia, students can enjoy the Lethbridge Lodge for unique dining and recreation, climb nearby Mount Kearsarge, or join an intramural sports team.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Suburb or town
In-State Students
40%
Out-Of-State Students
58%
0
100
87%
Acceptance Rate

Key Deadlines

Application Type Application Deadline Reply Deadline
Early Action Acceptance is not binding, but student will receive admissions decision earlier. December 1, 2018 May 1, 2019
Fall Regular Decision April 1, 2019 May 1, 2019
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Master's
Total Number of Students
995
Total Number of Undergrads
982
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Online Undergrad Degrees
  • Summer Sessions
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
  • Some Programs Requires Co-Op/Internship
Learning Options
  • ROTC Army
  • ROTC Air Force
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
0
100
49%
Graduate in 4 Years US National: 28%
0
100
57%
Graduate in 6 Years US National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
9:1
US National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$27,130
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$42,486
Out-of-State Tuition
$42,486
Students Receiving Financial Aid
97%
Average Aid Per Year
$28,903
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
30%
70%
Student Organizations
41
Size of Town
Suburb or town
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Boston
New York
Portland
Burlington
Hartford
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$43,600
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What Students Are Saying

3.82 Average Rating
Colby-Sawyer college is a great place for interactive learning. It haves a good selections of different types of majors and courses. Going here provides you with a lot of opportunities in jobs and internships.
Zelest from Waterbury, CT
A breath taking environment to learn. Structured, but reinforces creativity. Colby-Sawyer college is an amazing support system in helping you reach your goals.
Sara from Rochester, NH

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