183
Students
Financial aid thermometer
36,348
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
96
116/120
Acceptance Rate
Suburban setting
Rural
Setting
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Overview

Marlboro College is a Comprehensive institution located in Marlboro, VT, in a rural setting.

Location & Contact

Address PO Box A, South Road
Marlboro, VT  05344
United States

Majors & Degrees

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, And Gender Studies Associate Bachelors
African Studies Checkmark
American Studies Checkmark
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Chinese Studies Checkmark
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, And Group Studies Related Checkmark
European Studies Checkmark
Gay/lesbian Studies Checkmark
Latin American Studies Checkmark
Near And Middle Eastern Studies Checkmark
Russian, Central European, East European And Eurasian Studies Checkmark
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Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Cell Biology And Histology Checkmark
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Environmental Biology Checkmark
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Computer Programming Checkmark
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
American Literature Checkmark
Canadian Literature Checkmark
Children's And Adolescent Literature Checkmark
Creative Writing Checkmark
English Checkmark
English Language And Literature Related Checkmark
English Literature (British And Commonwealth) Checkmark
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Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
Ancient/classical Greek Checkmark
Applied Linguistics Checkmark
Arabic Checkmark
Chinese Checkmark
Classics And Classical Languages Checkmark
Classics And Classical Languages Related Checkmark
Comparative Literature Checkmark
Foreign Languages Related Checkmark
French Checkmark
Hispanic And Latin American Languages Checkmark
Language Interpretation And Translation Checkmark
Latin Checkmark
Linguistics Checkmark
Modern Languages Checkmark
Spanish Checkmark
Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Pre-veterinary Studies Checkmark
Premedical Studies Checkmark
History Associate Bachelors
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Legal Professions And Studies Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
Algebra And Number Theory Checkmark
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Applied Mathematics Checkmark
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
Behavioral Sciences Checkmark
Holocaust And Related Studies Checkmark
Interdisciplinary Studies Checkmark
International/global Studies Checkmark
Mathematics And Computer Science Checkmark
Medieval And Renaissance Studies Checkmark
Natural Sciences Checkmark
Natural Resources And Conservation Associate Bachelors
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Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
Buddhist Studies Checkmark
Christian Studies Checkmark
Ethics Checkmark
Islamic Studies Checkmark
Jewish/Judaic Studies Checkmark
Logic Checkmark
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Philosophy And Religious Studies Checkmark
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
Developmental And Child Psychology Checkmark
Experimental Psychology Checkmark
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
American Government And Politics Checkmark
Anthropology Checkmark
Development Economics And International Development Checkmark
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International Economics Checkmark
International Relations And Affairs Checkmark
Political Economy Checkmark
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Sociology And Anthropology Checkmark
Theology And Religious Vocations Associate Bachelors
Biblical Studies Checkmark
Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Art History, Criticism And Conservation Checkmark
Ceramic Arts And Ceramics Checkmark
Dance Checkmark
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Digital Arts Checkmark
Directing And Theatrical Production Checkmark
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Drawing Checkmark
Film/cinema/video Studies Checkmark
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Music History, Literature, And Theory Checkmark
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Painting Checkmark
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Theater Literature, History And Criticism Checkmark
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

120
Applied
116
Accepted
183
Enrolled
97%
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Female Admissions

73
Females Applied
70
Females Accepted
96%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

47
Males Applied
46
Males Accepted
98%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

50
Application Fee
3.09
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Essay
2 recommendations
Other requirements exist (see below)
Required for some programs Interview
Recommended Interview
Other requirements: Analytical essay

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen March 1st March 15th Yes
Early decision plan November 15th December 1st
Other early decision plan January 15th February 1st Yes
Transfer April 1st April 15th Yes

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

39,870
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Fees

970
Full-time student fees
12,385
Room & board
7,142
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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

Financial Aid

36,348
Avg. Financial Aid Package
39,972
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
17,029
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
4,387
Avg. Loan Aid
17,937
Avg. Grant Aid
30,266
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
79%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
100%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

183
Total undergrad students
2%
International Students
93%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 2.73%
Black or African American 3.83%
White or Caucasian 74.86%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.55%
Asian 1.09%
Two or more races 4.37%
Other 10.93%

Gender

Male (46.45%)
Female (53.55%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Cooperative housing
Co-ed housing
Disabled housing
Women-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 78%

Student Activities

Student-run campus newspaper Checkmark
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Choral groups Checkmark
Campus events:
Midnight Breakfast, Broomball Tournament and Work Day

Student Services

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Women's center Checkmark
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Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Outdoor program, theater, farm program, Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual Alliance and madrigal and a cappella groups

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
24-hour patrols by trained officers Checkmark
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Late-night transport/escort services Checkmark
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Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Basketball Checkmark No No
Fencing Checkmark No No
Rock Climbing Checkmark No No
Skiing (cross-country) Checkmark No No
Skiing (downhill) Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark Checkmark No
Softball Checkmark No No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Basketball Checkmark No No
Fencing Checkmark No No
Rock Climbing Checkmark No No
Skiing (cross-country) Checkmark No No
Skiing (downhill) Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark Checkmark No
Softball Checkmark No No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No

Faculty

42
Total Faculty
5:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 32
Part-time - 10
Male - 19
Female - 23