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Summary

  • Top 36% for retention in men's rowing in Division I
  • Top 57% in men's rowing in Division I for avg athletic scholarship
  • Top 22% tallest athletes in men's rowing
  • Top 10% heaviest athletes in men's rowing
  • Top 35% for spending per athlete in men's rowing in Division I
  • Top 29% for international students in men's rowing in Division I
  • 52% in men's rowing in Division I for ACT score
  • Top 50% in men's rowing in Division I for SAT score

Team Information - Men

Division:
Division I
Conference:
Atlantic 10 Conference
Overall Retention:
82%
International Retention:
83%
International Athletes:
23%
Average Height:
6'2"
Average Weight:
194 lbs
Scholarship/Tuition:
25%
Coxswains
Average Class Year:
Advisory Standard
Coxing Experience
Rowers
Average Height:
6'2"
Average Weight:
194 lbs
Advisory Standard
2K Ergometer Score

Meet Christina

Counseling Associate

Before starting as a college counselor with Sparks in 2011, Christina coached rowing and recruited at Harvard, Michigan, and Washington State Universities. She holds a B.A. from Michigan and an Ed.M. from Boston University and has also coached rowing on the high school level. Beyond her work as a counselor with Sparks, she also helped build the firm's experiential education division.


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Academic Information

Undergraduate Population:
11,504
Tuition:
$67,225
Tuition Category:
On Campus
Average Net Price:
$39,562
Classroom Ratio:
13 to 1
Campus Setting:
City: Large
Selectivity:
More Selective
Institution Type:
4-year, Private
Overall Graduation Rate:
84%
% Students on Campus:
65%
% Students from out of State:
97%
Housing Options:
  • Apartment Single
  • Dorms Coed
  • Theme Housing
  • Frat Sorority
  • Dorms Female
Testing Required:
No
ACT Midpoint:
29
SAT Midpoint:
1295
Financial Aid:
Excellent
Academics:
Demanding
Top 3 Majors:
  • International Relations and Affairs
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Finance, General
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
African Studies 2
American/United States Studies/Civilization 16
Asian Studies/Civilization 7
European Studies/Civilization 0
Latin American Studies 3
Near and Middle Eastern Studies 9
Women's Studies 2
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 82
Biophysics 4
Exercise Physiology 17
Human/Medical Genetics 1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting 28
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other 0
Business/Commerce, General 11
Finance, General 142
International Business/Trade/Commerce 79
Marketing/Marketing Management, General 71
Meeting and Event Planning 28
Organizational Behavior Studies 28
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Communication, General 28
Journalism 41
Photojournalism 4
Political Communication 49
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer and Information Sciences, General 19
Computer Science 12
Information Science/Studies 12
Engineering
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering 33
Civil Engineering, General 17
Computer Engineering, General 4
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 8
Engineering, General 3
Mechanical Engineering 23
Systems Engineering 18
English Language and Literature/Letters
Creative Writing 5
English Language and Literature, General 33
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Arabic Language and Literature 1
Chinese Language and Literature 0
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 2
French Language and Literature 7
German Language and Literature 2
Hispanic and Latin American Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 0
Japanese Language and Literature 4
Russian Language and Literature 4
Spanish Language and Literature 1
Health Professions and Related Programs
Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions, Other 21
Athletic Training/Trainer 0
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist 21
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist 3
Clinical Research Coordinator 8
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician 0
Cytotechnology/Cytotechnologist 7
Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer and Ultrasound Technician 0
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other 0
Health/Health Care Administration/Management 7
Public Health, Other 37
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 106
History
History, General 44
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
Criminal Justice/Police Science 10
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies 45
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
General Studies 0
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General 12
Statistics, General 12
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 6
Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution 3
Natural Resources and Conservation
Environmental Studies 25
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Kinesiology and Exercise Science 0
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Jewish/Judaic Studies 0
Philosophy 19
Religion/Religious Studies 0
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General 12
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences, Other 3
Physics, General 4
Psychology
Psychology, General 134
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Human Services, General 23
Social Sciences
Anthropology 17
Archeology 7
Economics, General 134
Geography 13
International Relations and Affairs 420
Physical and Biological Anthropology 20
Political Science and Government, General 162
Sociology 21
Visual and Performing Arts
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 14
Art/Art Studies, General 5
Dance, General 3
Digital Arts 2
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 7
Fine/Studio Arts, General 28
Graphic Design 5
Interior Design 17
Music, General 1
Photography 13

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 1% for retention in women's rowing
  • Top 63% in women's rowing in Division I for avg athletic scholarship
  • Top 16% tallest athletes in women's rowing
  • Top 28% for spending per athlete in women's rowing in Division I
  • Top 35% in women's rowing in Division I for ACT score
  • Top 37% in women's rowing in Division I for SAT score

Team Information - Women

Division:
Division I
Conference:
Atlantic 10 Conference
Overall Retention:
100%
Average Height:
5'9"
Scholarship/Tuition:
32%
Coxswains
Average Height:
5'
Average Class Year:
Junior
Advisory Standard
Coxing Experience
Rowers
Average Height:
5'9"
Advisory Standard
2K Ergometer Score

Meet Christina

Counseling Associate

Before starting as a college counselor with Sparks in 2011, Christina coached rowing and recruited at Harvard, Michigan, and Washington State Universities. She holds a B.A. from Michigan and an Ed.M. from Boston University and has also coached rowing on the high school level. Beyond her work as a counselor with Sparks, she also helped build the firm's experiential education division.


Work With Us

Academic Information

Undergraduate Population:
11,504
Tuition:
$67,225
Tuition Category:
On Campus
Average Net Price:
$39,562
Classroom Ratio:
13 to 1
Campus Setting:
City: Large
Selectivity:
More Selective
Institution Type:
4-year, Private
Overall Graduation Rate:
84%
% Students on Campus:
65%
% Students from out of State:
97%
Housing Options:
  • Apartment Single
  • Dorms Coed
  • Theme Housing
  • Frat Sorority
  • Dorms Female
Testing Required:
No
ACT Midpoint:
29
SAT Midpoint:
1295
Financial Aid:
Excellent
Academics:
Demanding
Top 3 Majors:
  • International Relations and Affairs
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Finance, General
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
African Studies 2
American/United States Studies/Civilization 16
Asian Studies/Civilization 7
European Studies/Civilization 0
Latin American Studies 3
Near and Middle Eastern Studies 9
Women's Studies 2
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 82
Biophysics 4
Exercise Physiology 17
Human/Medical Genetics 1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting 28
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other 0
Business/Commerce, General 11
Finance, General 142
International Business/Trade/Commerce 79
Marketing/Marketing Management, General 71
Meeting and Event Planning 28
Organizational Behavior Studies 28
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Communication, General 28
Journalism 41
Photojournalism 4
Political Communication 49
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer and Information Sciences, General 19
Computer Science 12
Information Science/Studies 12
Engineering
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering 33
Civil Engineering, General 17
Computer Engineering, General 4
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 8
Engineering, General 3
Mechanical Engineering 23
Systems Engineering 18
English Language and Literature/Letters
Creative Writing 5
English Language and Literature, General 33
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Arabic Language and Literature 1
Chinese Language and Literature 0
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 2
French Language and Literature 7
German Language and Literature 2
Hispanic and Latin American Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 0
Japanese Language and Literature 4
Russian Language and Literature 4
Spanish Language and Literature 1
Health Professions and Related Programs
Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions, Other 21
Athletic Training/Trainer 0
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist 21
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist 3
Clinical Research Coordinator 8
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician 0
Cytotechnology/Cytotechnologist 7
Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer and Ultrasound Technician 0
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other 0
Health/Health Care Administration/Management 7
Public Health, Other 37
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 106
History
History, General 44
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
Criminal Justice/Police Science 10
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies 45
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
General Studies 0
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General 12
Statistics, General 12
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 6
Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution 3
Natural Resources and Conservation
Environmental Studies 25
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Kinesiology and Exercise Science 0
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Jewish/Judaic Studies 0
Philosophy 19
Religion/Religious Studies 0
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General 12
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences, Other 3
Physics, General 4
Psychology
Psychology, General 134
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Human Services, General 23
Social Sciences
Anthropology 17
Archeology 7
Economics, General 134
Geography 13
International Relations and Affairs 420
Physical and Biological Anthropology 20
Political Science and Government, General 162
Sociology 21
Visual and Performing Arts
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 14
Art/Art Studies, General 5
Dance, General 3
Digital Arts 2
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 7
Fine/Studio Arts, General 28
Graphic Design 5
Interior Design 17
Music, General 1
Photography 13

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