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Franklin W. Olin College of Engineering

Needham, MA

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Overview

Franklin W. Olin College of Engineering is a 4-year institution located in Needham, MA, in a suburban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 1000 Olin Way
Needham, MA  02492-1200
United States
Contact Phone: 781-292-2300

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Majors & Degrees

Engineering Associate Bachelors
Electrical And Electronics Engineering Checkmark
Engineering, General Checkmark
Mechanical Engineering Checkmark

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

900
Applied
148
Accepted
310
Enrolled
16%
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Female Admissions

235
Females Applied
76
Females Accepted
32%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

665
Males Applied
72
Males Accepted
11%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

85
Application Fee
3.9
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Essay
Interview
3 recommendations

Application Deadlines

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

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score 25th % Info icon 75th % Info icon
SAT Critical Reading 730 695 770
SAT Math 765 755 800
ACT Composite 34 34 35

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

55,612
Private
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Fees

730
Full-time student fees
17,984
Room & board
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes

Financial Aid

48,839
Avg. Financial Aid Package
55,455
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
28,713
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
3,026
Avg. Loan Aid
24,512
Avg. Grant Aid
47,421
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
98%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
99%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

310
Total Undergrad students
7%
International Students
88%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 12.41%
Black or African American 4.14%
White or Caucasian 41.38%
Asian 17.59%
Two or more races 10%
Other 6.55%

Gender

Male (48.39%)
Female (51.61%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Co-ed housing
Disabled housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 100%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Candidates Weekend, Expo and Fall Career Fair

Student Services

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Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Council of Olin Representatives, Stay Late and Create, Support, Encourage and Recognize Volunteerism (SERV), Mini Baja and Olin Fire Arts Club

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
24-hour patrols by trained officers Checkmark
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Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Soccer No Checkmark No
Ultimate Frisbee No Checkmark No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Soccer No Checkmark No
Ultimate Frisbee No Checkmark No

Faculty

63
Total Faculty
6:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 41
Part-time - 22
Male - 34
Female - 29
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