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Summary

  • Top 29% for spending per athlete in men's rowing in Club
  • Top 21% in men's rowing in Club for ACT score
  • Top 19% in men's rowing in Club for SAT score

Meet Hilary

Counseling Associate

Hilary Gehman spent 15 years coaching rowing 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 rowing Olympian and six-time National Team member.


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Academic Information

Undergraduate Population:
30,873
Tuition:
$34,056
Tuition Category:
In-state, On Campus
Average Net Price:
$14,236
Classroom Ratio:
17 to 1
Campus Setting:
City: Large
Selectivity:
Most Selective
Institution Type:
4-year, Public
Overall Graduation Rate:
91%
Transfer Out Rate:
2%
% Students on Campus:
46%
% Students from out of State:
13%
Housing Options:
  • Apartment Married
  • Apartment Single
  • Disabled Student
  • Dorms Coed
  • Theme Housing
  • Cooperative
  • Frat Sorority
  • Wellness Housing
Testing Required:
No
ACT Midpoint:
30
SAT Midpoint:
1325
Financial Aid:
Reasonable
Academics:
Demanding
Top 3 Majors:
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Economics, General
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Architecture and Related Services
Architecture 21
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
African-American/Black Studies 24
American Indian/Native American Studies 2
Area Studies, Other 3
Asian Studies/Civilization 43
Asian-American Studies 27
East Asian Studies 7
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other 72
European Studies/Civilization 4
Hispanic-American, Puerto Rican, and Mexican-American/Chicano Studies 60
Latin American Studies 5
Near and Middle Eastern Studies 3
Russian Studies 0
Scandinavian Studies 1
Southeast Asian Studies 2
Women's Studies 6
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biochemistry 208
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 363
Biomathematics, Bioinformatics, and Computational Biology, Other 6
Biophysics 12
Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology 114
Ecology 15
Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography 8
Microbiological Sciences and Immunology, Other 144
Neuroscience 142
Physiology, General 205
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Business/Managerial Economics 221
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer Science 141
Engineering
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering 36
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering 52
Chemical Engineering 78
Civil Engineering, General 78
Computer Engineering, General 38
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 156
Geological/Geophysical Engineering 5
Materials Engineering 25
Mechanical Engineering 104
English Language and Literature/Letters
American Literature (United States) 28
English Language and Literature, General 308
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Ancient/Classical Greek Language and Literature 0
Arabic Language and Literature 6
Chinese Language and Literature 7
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other 2
Comparative Literature 18
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other 2
French Language and Literature 18
German Language and Literature 3
Hebrew Language and Literature 0
Italian Language and Literature 4
Japanese Language and Literature 29
Korean Language and Literature 2
Latin Language and Literature 0
Linguistic, Comparative, and Related Language Studies and Services, Other 61
Linguistics 61
Portuguese Language and Literature 0
Russian Language and Literature 1
Scandinavian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 1
Slavic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 1
Spanish Language and Literature 39
Health Professions and Related Programs
Nursing Science 0
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing, Other 54
History
History, General 303
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other 1
Mathematics and Statistics
Applied Mathematics, General 105
Computational Mathematics 22
Financial Mathematics 31
Mathematics, General 50
Mathematics, Other 192
Statistics, General 54
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Classical, Ancient Mediterranean and Near Eastern Studies and Archaeology 16
Cognitive Science 37
Human Biology 52
International/Global Studies 42
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 227
Natural Resources and Conservation
Environmental Science 81
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Jewish/Judaic Studies 3
Philosophy 117
Religion/Religious Studies 11
Physical Sciences
Astrophysics 12
Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology, Other 16
Chemistry, General 73
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences, Other 1
Geology/Earth Science, General 10
Geophysics and Seismology 6
Materials Science 23
Physics, General 81
Psychology
Physiological Psychology/Psychobiology 315
Psychology, General 561
Social Sciences
Anthropology 321
Development Economics and International Development 122
Economics, General 501
Geography 78
Geography, Other 75
International Economics 0
Political Science and Government, General 603
Sociology 384
Visual and Performing Arts
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 82
Art/Art Studies, General 52
Dance, General 4
Design and Applied Arts, Other 44
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 69
Film/Cinema/Video Studies 25
Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other 36
Music History, Literature, and Theory 10
Music, General 32
Musicology and Ethnomusicology 20
Visual and Performing Arts, Other 1

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 45% in women's rowing in Division I for avg athletic scholarship
  • Top 10% tallest athletes in women's rowing
  • Top 71% for spending per athlete in women's rowing in Division I
  • Top 21% for international students in women's rowing
  • Top 30% in women's rowing in Division I for ACT score
  • Top 25% in women's rowing in Division I for SAT score

Team Information - Women

Division:
Division I
Conference:
Pac-12 Conference
Overall Retention:
69%
International Retention:
90%
International Athletes:
20%
In-State Athletes:
63%
Average Height:
5'9"
Scholarship/Tuition:
44%
Coxswains
Average Height:
5'1"
Average Class Year:
Junior
Advisory Standard
Coxing Experience
Rowers
Average Height:
5'10"
Advisory Standard
2K Ergometer Score

Meet Hilary

Counseling Associate

Hilary Gehman spent 15 years coaching rowing 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 rowing Olympian and six-time National Team member.


Work With Us

Academic Information

Undergraduate Population:
30,873
Tuition:
$34,056
Tuition Category:
In-state, On Campus
Average Net Price:
$14,236
Classroom Ratio:
17 to 1
Campus Setting:
City: Large
Selectivity:
Most Selective
Institution Type:
4-year, Public
Overall Graduation Rate:
91%
Transfer Out Rate:
2%
% Students on Campus:
46%
% Students from out of State:
13%
Housing Options:
  • Apartment Married
  • Apartment Single
  • Disabled Student
  • Dorms Coed
  • Theme Housing
  • Cooperative
  • Frat Sorority
  • Wellness Housing
Testing Required:
No
ACT Midpoint:
30
SAT Midpoint:
1325
Financial Aid:
Reasonable
Academics:
Demanding
Top 3 Majors:
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Economics, General
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Architecture and Related Services
Architecture 21
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
African-American/Black Studies 24
American Indian/Native American Studies 2
Area Studies, Other 3
Asian Studies/Civilization 43
Asian-American Studies 27
East Asian Studies 7
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other 72
European Studies/Civilization 4
Hispanic-American, Puerto Rican, and Mexican-American/Chicano Studies 60
Latin American Studies 5
Near and Middle Eastern Studies 3
Russian Studies 0
Scandinavian Studies 1
Southeast Asian Studies 2
Women's Studies 6
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biochemistry 208
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 363
Biomathematics, Bioinformatics, and Computational Biology, Other 6
Biophysics 12
Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology 114
Ecology 15
Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography 8
Microbiological Sciences and Immunology, Other 144
Neuroscience 142
Physiology, General 205
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Business/Managerial Economics 221
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer Science 141
Engineering
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering 36
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering 52
Chemical Engineering 78
Civil Engineering, General 78
Computer Engineering, General 38
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 156
Geological/Geophysical Engineering 5
Materials Engineering 25
Mechanical Engineering 104
English Language and Literature/Letters
American Literature (United States) 28
English Language and Literature, General 308
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Ancient/Classical Greek Language and Literature 0
Arabic Language and Literature 6
Chinese Language and Literature 7
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other 2
Comparative Literature 18
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other 2
French Language and Literature 18
German Language and Literature 3
Hebrew Language and Literature 0
Italian Language and Literature 4
Japanese Language and Literature 29
Korean Language and Literature 2
Latin Language and Literature 0
Linguistic, Comparative, and Related Language Studies and Services, Other 61
Linguistics 61
Portuguese Language and Literature 0
Russian Language and Literature 1
Scandinavian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 1
Slavic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 1
Spanish Language and Literature 39
Health Professions and Related Programs
Nursing Science 0
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing, Other 54
History
History, General 303
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other 1
Mathematics and Statistics
Applied Mathematics, General 105
Computational Mathematics 22
Financial Mathematics 31
Mathematics, General 50
Mathematics, Other 192
Statistics, General 54
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Classical, Ancient Mediterranean and Near Eastern Studies and Archaeology 16
Cognitive Science 37
Human Biology 52
International/Global Studies 42
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 227
Natural Resources and Conservation
Environmental Science 81
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Jewish/Judaic Studies 3
Philosophy 117
Religion/Religious Studies 11
Physical Sciences
Astrophysics 12
Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology, Other 16
Chemistry, General 73
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences, Other 1
Geology/Earth Science, General 10
Geophysics and Seismology 6
Materials Science 23
Physics, General 81
Psychology
Physiological Psychology/Psychobiology 315
Psychology, General 561
Social Sciences
Anthropology 321
Development Economics and International Development 122
Economics, General 501
Geography 78
Geography, Other 75
International Economics 0
Political Science and Government, General 603
Sociology 384
Visual and Performing Arts
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 82
Art/Art Studies, General 52
Dance, General 4
Design and Applied Arts, Other 44
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 69
Film/Cinema/Video Studies 25
Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other 36
Music History, Literature, and Theory 10
Music, General 32
Musicology and Ethnomusicology 20
Visual and Performing Arts, Other 1

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