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Williams College

Williamstown, MA, USA
4.39 Average Rating

Williams College is situated in Williamstown, MA and follows a liberal arts curriculum. U.S. News & World Report rated the college as having a “most selective” admissions process and ranks the school #1 in National Liberal Arts Colleges. The top fields of study are history, English, economics, and mathematics. The Williams’ Chapin Library houses original prints of the Bill of Rights and the Declaration of Independence.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Town
In State Students
12%
Out of State Students
79%
0
100
18%
Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 34
0
36
Average SAT Composite: 1442
0
1600

Key Deadlines

Application Type Application Deadline Reply Deadline
Early Decision Acceptance is binding so student must attend college if accepted. November 15, 2018 January 2, 2019
Fall Regular Decision January 1, 2018 May 1, 2018
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Master's
Total Number of Students
2,134
Total Number of Undergrads
2,080
Academic Calendar

Four-one-four plan

Non Traditional Learning
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
Learning Options
  • ROTC Air Force
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
0
100
88%
Graduate in 4 Years National: 28%
0
100
95%
Graduate in 6 Years National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
7:1
National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$20,380
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$51,490
Out-of-State Tuition
$51,490
0
100
100%
Need Met
Students Receiving Financial Aid
50%
Average Aid Per Year
$4,532
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
52%
48%
Student Organizations
160
Size of Town
Town: Fringe
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
New York
Boston
San Francisco
Washington
Albany
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$54,100
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What Students Are Saying

4.39 Average Rating
Williams College is a really fruitful environment where intelligence and hard work thrives. The interactions amongst students and professors breeds an environment in which ALL learn and benefit. The opportunities that this institution presents are innumerable.
Demarius from Calumet City, IL
This school provides a very diverse but tight-knit community. The professors are so passionate about what they teach and are determined to make you fall in love with their material. The opportunities are endless here because the school is always willing to fund for students' projects and turn ideas into reality.
Jennah from Westport, CT

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