Established in 1901, Sweet Briar College is a non-profit private liberal arts higher-education institution located in the suburban setting of the small town of Sweet Briar (population range of under 2,500 inhabitants), Virginia. Officially accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges, Sweet Briar College (SBC) is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 250-499 students) women only US higher education institution. Sweet Briar College (SBC) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 121 years old US higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 70-80% making this US higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. SBC also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.
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|Name||Sweet Briar College|
|Motto||Rosam quae meruit ferat
She who earns the rose may bear it
|Colours||Pink and green|
|Address||134 Chapel Drive
|Tel||+1 (434) 381 6100|
|Fax||+1 (434) 381 6152|
|over 20,000 US$
|over 20,000 US$
|International Students||Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission|
|Selection Type||Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades|
|New Admission Requirements||- Secondary school GPA is required
- Secondary school rank is recommended
- Secondary school record is required
- Completion of college-preparatory program is required
- Recommendations are required
- Formal demonstration of competencies is neither required nor recommended
- Admission test scores are required
- Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is required
- Other Tests (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) are neither required nor recommended
|Admission Office||PO Box 1056
Sweet Briar 24595
|Basic Classification||Baccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus|
|2000 Classification||Baccalaureate Colleges--Liberal Arts|
|Size & Setting||Four-year, very small, highly residential institution|
|Enrollment Profile||Very high undergraduate|
|Undergraduate Profile||Four-year, full-time, selective, lower transfer-in institution|
|Undergraduate Instructional Program||Arts & sciences plus professions, no graduate coexistence|
|Graduate Instructional Program|
Sweet Briar College's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 245,124 physical volumes, 10,801 physical media and 214 licensed digital/electronic databases.
Sweet Briar College provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 637 students in the 2018 academic year.
|Distance Learning||Not reported|
|Institutional Hospital||Not reported|
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