Summary

  • Top 49% for retention in women's field hockey in Division III
  • Top 20% tallest athletes in women's field hockey
  • Top 23% tallest midfielders in women's field hockey
  • Top 20% tallest forwards in women's field hockey
  • Top 49% tallest backfielders in women's field hockey in Division III
  • Top 28% for spending per athlete in women's field hockey in Division III
  • Top 50% for international students in women's field hockey in Division III
  • Top 21% in women's field hockey in Division III for ACT score
  • Top 23% in women's field hockey in Division III for SAT score

Team Information - Women

Division:
Division III
Conference:
Southern Athletic Association
Overall Retention:
81%
Average Height:
5'5"
Midfielders
Average Height:
5'5"
Average Class Year:
Junior
Forwards
Average Height:
5'5"
Average Class Year:
Junior
Backfielders
Average Height:
5'5"
Average Class Year:
Sophomore
Goalkeepers
Average Height:
5'4"
Average Class Year:
Sophomore

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:
1,710
Tuition:
$51,950
Tuition Category:
On Campus
Average Net Price:
$29,239
Classroom Ratio:
10 to 1
Campus Setting:
Rural: Distant
Selectivity:
Selective
Institution Type:
4-year, Private
Overall Graduation Rate:
78%
Transfer Out Rate:
19%
% Students on Campus:
98%
% Students from out of State:
76%
Housing Options:
  • Apartment Married
  • Dorms Coed
  • Theme Housing
  • Frat Sorority
  • Other
  • Dorms Female
  • Dorms Male
  • Wellness Housing
Testing Required:
No
ACT Midpoint:
28
SAT Midpoint:
1230
Financial Aid:
Reasonable
Academics:
Most Strenuous
Top 3 Majors:
  • Economics, General
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • History, General
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
American/United States Studies/Civilization 8
Area Studies, Other 0
Asian Studies/Civilization 2
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biochemistry 9
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 26
Environmental Biology 4
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer Science 5
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 48
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Ancient/Classical Greek Language and Literature 1
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 2
French Language and Literature 4
German Language and Literature 1
Latin Language and Literature 0
Russian Language and Literature 1
Spanish Language and Literature 4
History
History, General 33
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General 6
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
International/Global Studies 23
Medieval and Renaissance Studies 1
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 1
Natural Resources and Conservation
Environmental Studies 13
Forest Sciences and Biology 1
Natural Resources/Conservation, General 14
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Philosophy 1
Religion/Religious Studies 2
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General 4
Chemistry, Other 0
Geology/Earth Science, General 4
Physics, General 1
Psychology
Psychology, General 33
Social Sciences
Anthropology 11
Economics, General 50
Political Science and Government, General 21
Visual and Performing Arts
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 7
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 3
Fine/Studio Arts, General 2
Music, General 1

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