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Summary

  • Top 45% for retention in men's rowing in Division I
  • Top 50% for international retention in men's rowing in Division I
  • Top 32% in men's rowing in Division I for avg athletic scholarship
  • Top 8% tallest athletes in men's rowing
  • Top 15% heaviest athletes in men's rowing
  • Top 21% tallest coxswains in men's rowing
  • Top 33% lightest coxswains in men's rowing in Division I
  • Top 38% for spending per athlete in men's rowing in Division I
  • Top 5% for international students in men's rowing
  • Top 25% in men's rowing in Division I for ACT score
  • Top 42% in men's rowing in Division I for SAT score

Team Information - Men

Division:
Division I
Conference:
Pac-12 Conference
Overall Retention:
79%
International Retention:
85%
International Athletes:
48%
In-State Athletes:
23%
Average Height:
6'3"
Average Weight:
192 lbs
Scholarship/Tuition:
31%
Coxswains
Average Height:
5'7"
Average Weight:
128 lbs
Average Class Year:
Senior
Advisory Standard
Coxing Experience
Rowers
Average Height:
6'4"
Average Weight:
200 lbs
Advisory Standard
2K Ergometer Score

Meet Nate

Counseling Associate

Nate holds a B.A. from Stanford University and has worked with Sparks since 2015. Prior to his time at Sparks, Nate spent seven years in at Stanford coaching and recruiting for the women's rowing program. During that time, he also represented the US, rowing on the Under 23 National Team. Nate’s extensive knowledge of the rowing recruiting process enables him to better advise parents and students at every step.


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Academic Information

Undergraduate Population:
29,310
Tuition:
$36,369
Tuition Category:
In-state, On Campus
Average Net Price:
$17,160
Classroom Ratio:
18 to 1
Campus Setting:
City: Midsize
Selectivity:
Extreme
Institution Type:
4-year, Public
Overall Graduation Rate:
92%
% Students on Campus:
26%
% Students from out of State:
15%
Housing Options:
  • Apartment Married
  • Apartment Single
  • Disabled Student
  • Dorms Coed
  • Theme Housing
  • Cooperative
  • Frat Sorority
  • Other
  • Dorms Female
  • Dorms Male
  • International Student
Testing Required:
No
ACT Midpoint:
32
SAT Midpoint:
1370
Financial Aid:
Reasonable
Academics:
Demanding
Top 3 Majors:
  • Economics, General
  • Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Architecture and Related Services
Architecture 135
Environmental Design/Architecture 1
Landscape Architecture 11
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
African-American/Black Studies 9
American Indian/Native American Studies 3
American/United States Studies/Civilization 89
Asian Studies/Civilization 27
Asian-American Studies 2
Ethnic Studies 34
Hispanic-American, Puerto Rican, and Mexican-American/Chicano Studies 13
Latin American Studies 8
Near and Middle Eastern Studies 8
Women's Studies 12
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 354
Botany/Plant Biology 6
Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology 430
Microbiology, General 41
Toxicology 41
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Business Administration and Management, General 356
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Mass Communication/Media Studies 188
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer Science 286
Engineering
Agricultural Engineering 6
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering 99
Chemical Engineering 108
Civil Engineering, General 68
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 360
Engineering Physics/Applied Physics 14
Engineering Science 2
Engineering, Other 41
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering 13
Mechanical Engineering 166
Nuclear Engineering 15
Operations Research 44
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 261
Rhetoric and Composition 67
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Celtic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 2
Chinese Language and Literature 12
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 7
Comparative Literature 17
Dutch/Flemish Language and Literature 1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other 8
French Language and Literature 23
German Language and Literature 17
Hispanic and Latin American Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 20
Italian Language and Literature 2
Japanese Language and Literature 11
Latin Language and Literature 0
Linguistics 58
Middle/Near Eastern and Semitic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other 7
Scandinavian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 1
Slavic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 2
Health Professions and Related Programs
Public Health, General 164
History
History, General 127
Legal Professions and Studies
Legal Studies, General 98
Mathematics and Statistics
Applied Mathematics, General 191
Mathematics, General 71
Statistics, General 110
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Classical, Ancient Mediterranean and Near Eastern Studies and Archaeology 19
Cognitive Science 148
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 150
Nutrition Sciences 70
Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution 39
Natural Resources and Conservation
Environmental Science 69
Environmental Studies 171
Forest Management/Forest Resources Management 9
Natural Resources and Conservation, Other 0
Natural Resources Management and Policy 0
Natural Resources/Conservation, General 55
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Philosophy 71
Religion/Religious Studies 10
Physical Sciences
Astrophysics 18
Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology, General 8
Chemistry, General 131
Geology/Earth Science, General 16
Geophysics and Seismology 16
Materials Science 23
Oceanography, Chemical and Physical 13
Physical Sciences 0
Physics, General 59
Planetary Astronomy and Science 3
Psychology
Psychology, General 341
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Social Work 93
Social Sciences
Anthropology 116
Economics, General 581
Geography 41
Political Science and Government, General 304
Social Sciences, Other 321
Sociology 208
Urban Studies/Affairs 45
Visual and Performing Arts
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 56
Dance, General 8
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 25
Film/Cinema/Video Studies 50
Fine/Studio Arts, General 65
Music, General 28

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 47% for retention in women's rowing in Division I
  • Top 59% in women's rowing in Division I for avg athletic scholarship
  • Top 7% tallest athletes in women's rowing
  • Top 43% tallest coxswains in women's rowing in Division I
  • Top 60% for spending per athlete in women's rowing in Division I
  • Top 3% for international students in women's rowing
  • Top 16% in women's rowing in Division I for ACT score
  • Top 21% in women's rowing in Division I for SAT score

Team Information - Women

Division:
Division I
Conference:
Pac-12 Conference
Overall Retention:
76%
International Retention:
88%
International Athletes:
56%
In-State Athletes:
27%
Average Height:
5'9"
Scholarship/Tuition:
35%
Coxswains
Average Height:
5'2"
Average Class Year:
Junior
Advisory Standard
Coxing Experience
Rowers
Average Height:
5'10"
Advisory Standard
2K Ergometer Score

Meet Nate

Counseling Associate

Nate holds a B.A. from Stanford University and has worked with Sparks since 2015. Prior to his time at Sparks, Nate spent seven years in at Stanford coaching and recruiting for the women's rowing program. During that time, he also represented the US, rowing on the Under 23 National Team. Nate’s extensive knowledge of the rowing recruiting process enables him to better advise parents and students at every step.


Work With Us

Academic Information

Undergraduate Population:
29,310
Tuition:
$36,369
Tuition Category:
In-state, On Campus
Average Net Price:
$17,160
Classroom Ratio:
18 to 1
Campus Setting:
City: Midsize
Selectivity:
Extreme
Institution Type:
4-year, Public
Overall Graduation Rate:
92%
% Students on Campus:
26%
% Students from out of State:
15%
Housing Options:
  • Apartment Married
  • Apartment Single
  • Disabled Student
  • Dorms Coed
  • Theme Housing
  • Cooperative
  • Frat Sorority
  • Other
  • Dorms Female
  • Dorms Male
  • International Student
Testing Required:
No
ACT Midpoint:
32
SAT Midpoint:
1370
Financial Aid:
Reasonable
Academics:
Demanding
Top 3 Majors:
  • Economics, General
  • Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Architecture and Related Services
Architecture 135
Environmental Design/Architecture 1
Landscape Architecture 11
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
African-American/Black Studies 9
American Indian/Native American Studies 3
American/United States Studies/Civilization 89
Asian Studies/Civilization 27
Asian-American Studies 2
Ethnic Studies 34
Hispanic-American, Puerto Rican, and Mexican-American/Chicano Studies 13
Latin American Studies 8
Near and Middle Eastern Studies 8
Women's Studies 12
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 354
Botany/Plant Biology 6
Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology 430
Microbiology, General 41
Toxicology 41
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Business Administration and Management, General 356
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
Mass Communication/Media Studies 188
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer Science 286
Engineering
Agricultural Engineering 6
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering 99
Chemical Engineering 108
Civil Engineering, General 68
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 360
Engineering Physics/Applied Physics 14
Engineering Science 2
Engineering, Other 41
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering 13
Mechanical Engineering 166
Nuclear Engineering 15
Operations Research 44
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 261
Rhetoric and Composition 67
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Celtic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 2
Chinese Language and Literature 12
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 7
Comparative Literature 17
Dutch/Flemish Language and Literature 1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other 8
French Language and Literature 23
German Language and Literature 17
Hispanic and Latin American Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 20
Italian Language and Literature 2
Japanese Language and Literature 11
Latin Language and Literature 0
Linguistics 58
Middle/Near Eastern and Semitic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other 7
Scandinavian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 1
Slavic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 2
Health Professions and Related Programs
Public Health, General 164
History
History, General 127
Legal Professions and Studies
Legal Studies, General 98
Mathematics and Statistics
Applied Mathematics, General 191
Mathematics, General 71
Statistics, General 110
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Classical, Ancient Mediterranean and Near Eastern Studies and Archaeology 19
Cognitive Science 148
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 150
Nutrition Sciences 70
Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution 39
Natural Resources and Conservation
Environmental Science 69
Environmental Studies 171
Forest Management/Forest Resources Management 9
Natural Resources and Conservation, Other 0
Natural Resources Management and Policy 0
Natural Resources/Conservation, General 55
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Philosophy 71
Religion/Religious Studies 10
Physical Sciences
Astrophysics 18
Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology, General 8
Chemistry, General 131
Geology/Earth Science, General 16
Geophysics and Seismology 16
Materials Science 23
Oceanography, Chemical and Physical 13
Physical Sciences 0
Physics, General 59
Planetary Astronomy and Science 3
Psychology
Psychology, General 341
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Social Work 93
Social Sciences
Anthropology 116
Economics, General 581
Geography 41
Political Science and Government, General 304
Social Sciences, Other 321
Sociology 208
Urban Studies/Affairs 45
Visual and Performing Arts
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 56
Dance, General 8
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 25
Film/Cinema/Video Studies 50
Fine/Studio Arts, General 65
Music, General 28

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