Have a college list that takes rowing into account?

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Summary

  • Top 23% for retention in men's rowing
  • Top 18% for spending per athlete in men's rowing in Division I
  • Top 49% for international students in men's rowing in Division I
  • Top 28% in men's rowing in Division I for ACT score
  • Top 21% in men's rowing in Division I for SAT score

Team Information - Men

Division:
Division I
Conference:
The Ivy League
Overall Retention:
87%
International Retention:
80%
International Athletes:
16%
In-State Athletes:
2%
Coxswains
Average Class Year:
Senior
Advisory Standard
Coxing Experience
Rowers
Advisory Standard
2K Ergometer Score

Meet Leanne

Director of Counseling

Leanne has guided countless families through the rowing recruiting and college admissions process since joining Sparks in 2010. A lightweight rower at the U.S. Naval Academy, former helicopter pilot and Division I rowing coach, Leanne will hold her M.Ed. in Higher Education from George Washington with a concentration in policy and finance by 2018 and also holds a graduate certificate in College Counseling from UCLA. She is a member of IECA, the Independent Educational Consultants Association.


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Academic Information

Undergraduate Population:
4,310
Tuition:
$69,474
Tuition Category:
On Campus
Average Net Price:
$21,177
Classroom Ratio:
7 to 1
Campus Setting:
Town: Remote
Selectivity:
Extreme
Institution Type:
4-year, Private
Overall Graduation Rate:
97%
% Students on Campus:
98%
% Students from out of State:
98%
Housing Options:
  • Apartment Married
  • Dorms Coed
  • Theme Housing
  • Cooperative
  • Frat Sorority
  • Other
  • Wellness Housing
  • International Student
Testing Required:
Yes
ACT Midpoint:
32
SAT Midpoint:
1455
Financial Aid:
Superb
Academics:
Most Strenuous
Top 3 Majors:
  • Economics, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • History, General
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
African-American/Black Studies 1
American Indian/Native American Studies 4
Asian Studies/Civilization 10
French Studies 3
Latin American Studies 10
Russian Studies 2
Spanish and Iberian Studies 0
Women's Studies 1
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 71
Environmental Biology 0
Neuroscience 64
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer Science 47
Engineering
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering 10
Engineering Physics/Applied Physics 2
Engineering Science 63
English Language and Literature/Letters
Creative Writing 0
English Language and Literature, General 48
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Arabic Language and Literature 3
Chinese Language and Literature 2
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 4
Comparative Literature 4
East Asian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 0
East Asian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other 0
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other 0
French Language and Literature 2
German Language and Literature 1
Hebrew Language and Literature 0
Italian Language and Literature 2
Japanese Language and Literature 2
Latin Language and Literature 0
Linguistics 8
Portuguese Language and Literature 1
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 3
Russian Language and Literature 1
Spanish Language and Literature 0
History
History, General 78
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other 0
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General 27
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Ancient Studies/Civilization 0
Classical, Ancient Mediterranean and Near Eastern Studies and Archaeology 8
Cognitive Science 6
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 4
Natural Resources and Conservation
Environmental Studies 27
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Philosophy 7
Religion/Religious Studies 3
Physical Sciences
Astronomy 0
Chemistry, General 15
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences, Other 3
Geology/Earth Science, General 7
Physics, General 6
Psychology
Psychology, General 68
Social Sciences
Anthropology 21
Economics, General 193
Geography 28
Political Science and Government, General 133
Sociology 41
Visual and Performing Arts
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 7
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 11
Film/Cinema/Video Studies 11
Fine/Studio Arts, General 12
Music, General 9

Have a college list that takes rowing into account?

Our college wizard can you help you find your likelihood at any rowing college - even if you're fairly new to the sport!

Summary

  • Top 43% for international retention in women's rowing in Division I
  • Top 22% for spending per athlete in women's rowing in Division I
  • Top 40% for international students in women's rowing in Division I
  • Top 17% in women's rowing in Division I for ACT score
  • Top 10% in women's rowing in Division I for SAT score

Team Information - Women

Division:
Division I
Conference:
The Ivy League
Overall Retention:
58%
International Retention:
100%
International Athletes:
14%
In-State Athletes:
2%
Coxswains
Average Class Year:
Junior
Advisory Standard
Coxing Experience
Rowers
Advisory Standard
2K Ergometer Score

Meet Leanne

Director of Counseling

Leanne has guided countless families through the rowing recruiting and college admissions process since joining Sparks in 2010. A lightweight rower at the U.S. Naval Academy, former helicopter pilot and Division I rowing coach, Leanne will hold her M.Ed. in Higher Education from George Washington with a concentration in policy and finance by 2018 and also holds a graduate certificate in College Counseling from UCLA. She is a member of IECA, the Independent Educational Consultants Association.


Work With Us

Academic Information

Undergraduate Population:
4,310
Tuition:
$69,474
Tuition Category:
On Campus
Average Net Price:
$21,177
Classroom Ratio:
7 to 1
Campus Setting:
Town: Remote
Selectivity:
Extreme
Institution Type:
4-year, Private
Overall Graduation Rate:
97%
% Students on Campus:
98%
% Students from out of State:
98%
Housing Options:
  • Apartment Married
  • Dorms Coed
  • Theme Housing
  • Cooperative
  • Frat Sorority
  • Other
  • Wellness Housing
  • International Student
Testing Required:
Yes
ACT Midpoint:
32
SAT Midpoint:
1455
Financial Aid:
Superb
Academics:
Most Strenuous
Top 3 Majors:
  • Economics, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • History, General
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
African-American/Black Studies 1
American Indian/Native American Studies 4
Asian Studies/Civilization 10
French Studies 3
Latin American Studies 10
Russian Studies 2
Spanish and Iberian Studies 0
Women's Studies 1
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 71
Environmental Biology 0
Neuroscience 64
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer Science 47
Engineering
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering 10
Engineering Physics/Applied Physics 2
Engineering Science 63
English Language and Literature/Letters
Creative Writing 0
English Language and Literature, General 48
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Arabic Language and Literature 3
Chinese Language and Literature 2
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 4
Comparative Literature 4
East Asian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 0
East Asian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other 0
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other 0
French Language and Literature 2
German Language and Literature 1
Hebrew Language and Literature 0
Italian Language and Literature 2
Japanese Language and Literature 2
Latin Language and Literature 0
Linguistics 8
Portuguese Language and Literature 1
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 3
Russian Language and Literature 1
Spanish Language and Literature 0
History
History, General 78
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other 0
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General 27
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Ancient Studies/Civilization 0
Classical, Ancient Mediterranean and Near Eastern Studies and Archaeology 8
Cognitive Science 6
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 4
Natural Resources and Conservation
Environmental Studies 27
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Philosophy 7
Religion/Religious Studies 3
Physical Sciences
Astronomy 0
Chemistry, General 15
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences, Other 3
Geology/Earth Science, General 7
Physics, General 6
Psychology
Psychology, General 68
Social Sciences
Anthropology 21
Economics, General 193
Geography 28
Political Science and Government, General 133
Sociology 41
Visual and Performing Arts
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 7
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 11
Film/Cinema/Video Studies 11
Fine/Studio Arts, General 12
Music, General 9

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