• Top 42% for retention in women's field hockey in Division I
  • Top 16% for international retention in women's field hockey
  • Top 6% tallest athletes in women's field hockey
  • Top 7% tallest forwards in women's field hockey
  • Top 3% tallest backfielders in women's field hockey
  • Top 8% tallest goalkeepers in women's field hockey
  • Top 25% for spending per athlete in women's field hockey
  • Top 20% for international students in women's field hockey
  • Top 13% in women's field hockey for athlete graduation rate
  • Top 15% in women's field hockey in Division I for ACT score
  • Top 17% in women's field hockey in Division I for SAT score

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Division I
The Ivy League
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Meet Hilary

Counseling Associate

Hilary Gehman spent 15 years coaching at the collegiate level, working first in a club program, then assistant coach for two separate DI programs, before seven years as the Staley head coach of women’s rowing at Cornell University. She has been a college counselor with Sparks since 2015. An accomplished athlete, Hilary is also a two-time Olympian and six-time National Team member.

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Academic Information

Undergraduate Population:
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On Campus
Average Net Price:
Classroom Ratio:
9 to 1
Campus Setting:
City: Small
Institution Type:
4-year, Private
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Housing Options:
  • Apartment Single
  • Disabled Student
  • Dorms Coed
  • Theme Housing
  • Cooperative
  • Frat Sorority
  • Other
  • Dorms Female
  • International Student
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Most Strenuous
Top 3 Majors:
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Labor and Industrial Relations
  • Agricultural Economics
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences
Agribusiness/Agricultural Business Operations 0
Agricultural Business and Management, General 0
Agricultural Economics 246
Agriculture, General 75
Agronomy and Crop Science 0
Animal Sciences, General 102
Food Science 33
International Agriculture 19
Plant Sciences, General 14
Viticulture and Enology 8
Architecture and Related Services
Architectural History and Criticism, General 0
Architecture 52
City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning 29
Environmental Design/Architecture 19
Landscape Architecture 10
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
African-American/Black Studies 3
American/United States Studies/Civilization 8
Asian Studies/Civilization 20
East Asian Studies 0
Gay/Lesbian Studies 4
German Studies 1
Near and Middle Eastern Studies 5
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Other 208
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 329
Biometry/Biometrics 16
Entomology 4
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Hotel/Motel Administration/Management 238
Labor and Industrial Relations 264
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Communication, General 87
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 0
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer and Information Sciences, General 13
Computer Science 160
Information Technology 40
Agricultural Teacher Education 0
Education, General 0
Agricultural Engineering 96
Chemical Engineering 81
Civil Engineering, General 41
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 78
Engineering Physics/Applied Physics 27
Engineering, General 29
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering 39
Materials Engineering 34
Mechanical Engineering 145
Operations Research 92
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 59
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General 0
Human Development and Family Studies, General 74
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 8
Comparative Literature 9
French Language and Literature 4
German Language and Literature 0
Italian Language and Literature 0
Linguistics 10
Russian Language and Literature 0
Spanish Language and Literature 5
History, General 39
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 7
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General 37
Statistics, General 6
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 0
Nutrition Sciences 48
Science, Technology and Society 5
Natural Resources and Conservation
Natural Resources/Conservation, General 57
Personal and Culinary Services
Institutional Food Workers 0
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Philosophy 17
Religion/Religious Studies 3
Physical Sciences
Astronomy 1
Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology, General 7
Chemistry, General 46
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences, Other 20
Geology/Earth Science, General 0
Physics, General 34
Psychology, General 69
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Community Organization and Advocacy 0
Public Policy Analysis, General 40
Social Sciences
Anthropology 15
Archeology 3
Economics, General 194
Political Science and Government, General 80
Social Sciences, Other 0
Sociology 46
Visual and Performing Arts
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 8
Dance, General 0
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 0
Fiber, Textile and Weaving Arts 19
Film/Cinema/Video Studies 0
Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other 0
Fine/Studio Arts, General 24
Music, General 6
Visual and Performing Arts, Other 5

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