1,090
Students
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
87
87%
Acceptance Rate
Small town
Setting
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Overview

Colby-Sawyer College is a 4-year institution located in New London, NH, in a small town setting.

Location & Contact

Address 541 Main Street
New London, NH  03257-4648
United States
Contact Ms. Jaimee Hofstetter
Director of Enrollment Operations
Email: admissions@colby-sawyer.edu
Phone: 603-526-3887
Fax: 603-526-3452

Majors & Degrees

Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Natural Resources And Conservation Associate Bachelors
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Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
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Sport And Fitness Administration/management Checkmark
Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1,989
Applied
1,731
Accepted
1,090
Enrolled
87%
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Female Admissions

1,312
Females Applied
1,176
Females Accepted
90%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

677
Males Applied
555
Males Accepted
82%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

45
Application Fee
3.3
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Essay
A minimum high school GPA of 2.5
Other requirements exist (see below)
Recommended Interview
One recommendation
Other requirements: College preparatory courses: 4 years of English, 3 years of math, 3 years of lab science, 3 years of social science and 2 years of the same language

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen April 1st January 1st
Other early decision plan December 1st Not reported
Transfer August 1st January 1st Yes

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

41,598
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Fees

800
Full-time student fees
14,264
Room & board
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Employees

Student Body

1,090
Total undergrad students
8%
International Students
72%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 3.39%
Black or African American 6.24%
White or Caucasian 69.27%
American Indian or Alaska Native 1.1%
Asian 1.74%
Two or more races 0.18%
Other 10.37%

Gender

Male (30.37%)
Female (69.63%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Co-ed housing
Women-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 87%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Welcome Back Weekend, Mountain Day and CSC Leadership Retreat

Student Services

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Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Campus Activities Board, Student Government Association, Dance Club, Colby-Sawyer Players (Theater) and Student Nurses Association

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
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Other Campus Security & Safety:
awareness seminars

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No Division 3 No
Basketball Checkmark Division 3 No
Cheerleading No No No
Cross-country Running No Division 3 No
Equestrian Sports No Division 3 No
Field Hockey No No No
Football Checkmark No No
Golf Checkmark Checkmark No
Ice Hockey No Checkmark No
Lacrosse Checkmark No No
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Rugby No Checkmark No
Skiing (downhill) No Division 3 No
Soccer No Division 3 No
Softball No No No
Swimming And Diving No Division 3 No
Tennis No Division 3 No
Track And Field No Division 3 No
Volleyball Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No No No
Basketball Checkmark Division 3 No
Cheerleading Checkmark No No
Cross-country Running No Division 3 No
Equestrian Sports No Division 3 No
Field Hockey No Division 3 No
Football Checkmark No No
Golf Checkmark Checkmark No
Ice Hockey No Checkmark No
Lacrosse No Division 3 No
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Rugby No Checkmark No
Skiing (downhill) No Division 3 No
Soccer No Division 3 No
Softball No Checkmark No
Swimming And Diving No Division 3 No
Tennis No Division 3 No
Track And Field No Division 3 No
Volleyball Checkmark Division 3 No

Faculty

101
Total Faculty
14:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 67
Part-time - 34
Male - 46
Female - 55