Russell Sage College

Russell Sage College

Majors & Degrees

Degrees Offered
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studiesamerican Studiesbiological And Biomedical Sciencesbiochemistry; Biology/Biological Sciences; Ecologyeducationelementary Educationenglish Language And Literature/Lettersenglishhealth Professions And Related Programsart Therapy; Health Professions Related; Registered Nursing/Registered Nursehistoryhistoryhomeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Servicescriminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration; Forensic Science And Technologymathematics And Statisticsmathematicsmulti/Interdisciplinary Studiesinterdisciplinary Studies; International/Global Studies; Nutrition Sciencesphysical Scienceschemistrypsychologypsychologysocial Sciencespolitical Science And Government; Sociologyvisual And Performing Artsdramatic/Theater Arts; Visual And Performing Arts Related


Admission: 851 applied; 500 admitted; 158 enrolled Average high school GPA: 3.23

Test Scores:

Options: electronic application, early admission, early action, deferred entrance
Application fee: $30
Required: essay or personal statement, high school transcript, minimum 2.5 GPA, 2 letters of recommendation
Recommended: interview
Application deadline: rolling (freshmen), rolling (transfers)
Notification: continuous (freshmen), continuous (transfers)

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition
    • In-state tuition *Not Reported
    • Out-of-state tuition *Not Reported
    • In-district tuitionN/A
    • * Tuition costs are based on a full academic year typically extending from September to June.
  • Fees
    • Full-time student feesNot Reported
    • Room and board *Not Reported
    • Room only *Not Reported
    • * Room and board charges vary according to board plan selected (i.e., 12-meal plan, 19-meal plan, etc.) and student level (freshman, sophomore, etc.)
  • Other Payment Considerations
    • Guaranteed tuition plan offeredNot Reported
    • Tuition pre-payment planNot Reported
    • Tuition payment plans offeredNot Reported
    • Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuitionNot Reported

Student Body

Undergraduate Student Population
827 Undergraduate Students, 13% Transferred In
Minority Breakdown
10% Black Or African American Non-Hispanic/Latino, 4% Asian, Non-Hispanic/Latino, 6% Hispanic/Latino, 0.4% American Indian Or Alaska Native, Non-Hispanic/Latino , 0.3% Hawaiian Or Other Pacific Islander, Non-Hispanic/Latino, 2% Two Or More Races, Non-Hispanic/Latino, 13% Race/Ethnicity Unknown
International Population
0.5% Representing 1 Other Country
Housing Info
48% Live On Campus

Campus Life

Women-Only, Campus Housing Is University Owned. Freshman Campus Housing Is Guaranteed
Drama/Theater Group, Student-Run Newspaper, Choral Group, Student Government, Sage Recreation Association, Physical Therapy Club, Crew Club, Black-Latin Student Alliance
Most popular organizations
Student Government, Sage Recreation Association, Physical Therapy Club, Crew Club, Black-Latin Student Alliance
Campus security
24-Hour Emergency Response Devices And Patrols, Late-Night Transport/Escort Service, Controlled Dormitory Access
Student services
Health Clinic, Personal/Psychological Counseling, Women&Apos;S Center
Academic Programs
Special Study Options: Academic Remediation For Entering Students, Accelerated Degree Program, Advanced Placement Credit, Cooperative Education, Distance Learning, Double Majors, Honors Programs, Independent Study, Internships, Off-Campus Study, Services For LD Students, Student-Designed Majors, Study Abroad, Summer Session For Creditrotc: Army (C), Air Force (C)Unusual Degree Programs: 3-2 Business Administration With Sage Graduate School; Engineering With Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute; Nursing With Sage Graduate School; Occupational Therapy And Physical Therapy With Sage Graduate Schoolschool Calendar: Semesters


Member:Ncaadivision:All Division III


Total: 114Full-Time: 64% Full-Timestudent/Faculty Ratio: 9 :1

Financial Aid

Costs (2013&-14)
Comprehensive fee:$39,370 includes full-time tuition ($27,000), mandatory fees ($1000), and room and board ($11,370). Part-time tuition: $900 per credit hour
Room and board:college room only: $5970. Room and board charges vary according to board plan
Payment plans:installment, deferred payment
Waivers:senior citizens and employees or children of employees

Financial Aid
Of all full-time matriculated undergraduates who enrolled in 2012,754 applied for aid, 716 were judged to have need. 258 Federal Work-Study jobs (averaging $1937). 17 state and other part-time jobs (averaging $5893)
In 2012,29 non-need-based awards were made
Average need-based loan:$3963
Average need-based gift aid:$13,542
Average non-need-based aid:$10,479
Average indebtedness upon graduation:$27,907

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