Sweet Briar College

Sweet Briar, VA, USA
4.13 Average Rating
Sweet Briar College is an all-female institution of higher learning based in Sweet Briar, Virginia. The school is well-known for its equestrian programs and houses an on-campus riding center. It is a private liberal arts college located in the Blue Ridge Mountains and surrounded by eight nature sanctuaries, two lakes, and miles of hiking trails. The academic program recently underwent a change and focus has turned to engineering, creative arts, and sustainability.


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Institution Type
  • Not for Profit
  • Female Only
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Suburb
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Acceptance Rate
Average SAT Composite: 1098

What Students Are Saying

4.13 Average Rating
Sweet Briar is a wonderful school where the academics are challenging, the friends are forever, and the professors know your name. You aren't a number here. Everything is personal.
Sweet Briar Girl
I did a year at Hollins, in Roanoke, Va, I did not like Hollins at all. Sweet Briar is the school for you and I know YOU wont regret it. best of luck getting in.
Laura from Orange County, CA

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