|County||Dutchess County, NY|
|Title IV Eligible||Yes|
|Institution Level||4 or more years|
|Institution Control||Private, non-profit|
|Instructional Staff Total|
(research/public service staff included)
|327 staff||115 staff|
|Total Enrollment||2,477 students||1,633 students|
|# Full-Time Students||2,437 students||1,434 students|
|# Part-Time Students||40 students||137 students|
|% American Indian/Alaskan||-||1%|
|% Two or more races||6%||2%|
|Finances and Admission|
|In-State Tuition Fees|
|Out-State Tuition Fees|
|SAT Reading (25-75%)||660-750||450-570|
|SAT Math (25-75%)||650-730||460-573|
|SAT Writing (25-75%)||660-750||440-570|
|ACT English (25-75%)||31-35||19-25|
|ACT Math (25-75%)||28-32||18-25|
|ACT Writing (25-75%)||8-10||6-8|
|ACT Composite (25-75%)||30-33||20-25|
- The Vassar campus is maintained as an arboretum, with more than 200 varieties of trees on 1,000 acres. The campus hub, Main Building, connects to the College Center, with a snack bar, cafe, art gallery, bookstore, post office, and computer store. The central campus includes classroom buildings, residence halls, the library, three science buildings, two observatories, the computer center, the renowned Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center, the studio art facility, the music building, and three theaters.
- Athletic facilities include a fitness center, swimming pool, outdoor track, baseball diamond, multiple fields (including articial turf for field hockey), as well as comprehensive training facilities.
- Over 40% of Vassar students choose to study abroad either on Vassar-sponsorsed programs or preapproved programs offered by other colleges. Students may also apply for approved programs at various U.S. institutions, including the historically Black colleges and members of the Twelve College Exchange.
- The majority of Vassar students pursue off campus field work/internships. Within five years of graduation, approximately 75% of Vassar graduates pursue advanced study. Graduates are accepted regularly at top-ranking schools of law, medicine, business, and education. Vassar is a leader in producing Ph.D. candidates.
- Campus Life includes over 100 student-run organizations and clubs, including WVKR-FM radio; debate; a volunteer network; dance, theater, and comedy troupes; classical, jazz, gospel, a cappella, and rock groups; nearly a dozen student publications; and a broad spectrum of ethnic, religious, and political groups. About 1,250 campus-wide events annually, including guest lecturers, visiting artists, performers, workshops, athletic events, and concerts.
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