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Summary

  • Top 39% for retention in men's rowing in Division I
  • Top 5% tallest athletes in men's rowing
  • Top 25% heaviest athletes in men's rowing
  • Top 7% tallest coxswains in men's rowing
  • Top 13% heaviest coxswains in men's rowing
  • Top 12% for spending per athlete in men's rowing in Division I
  • Top 3% for international students in men's rowing
  • Top 16% in men's rowing in Division I for ACT score
  • Top 3% in men's rowing in Division I for SAT score

Team Information - Men

Division:
Division I
Conference:
The Ivy League
Overall Retention:
80%
International Retention:
73%
International Athletes:
51%
In-State Athletes:
5%
Average Height:
6'4"
Average Weight:
189 lbs
Coxswains
Average Height:
5'10"
Average Weight:
166 lbs
Average Class Year:
Junior
Advisory Standard
Coxing Experience
Rowers
Average Height:
6'4"
Average Weight:
191 lbs
Advisory Standard
2K Ergometer Score

Meet Christopher

Counseling Associate

Chris Deyoung has worked at Sparks since 2013. He has coached rowing on the high school and collegiate level at Rutgers and Michigan. He holds a B.A. from Rutgers and an M.Ed. from the University of Michigan. His program at Rutgers went to club status while Chris worked as the recruiting coordinator there, and he brings an understanding of the collegiate athletic club experience to Sparks.


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Academic Information

Undergraduate Population:
5,472
Tuition:
$68,950
Tuition Category:
On Campus
Average Net Price:
$18,319
Classroom Ratio:
6 to 1
Campus Setting:
City: Midsize
Selectivity:
Extreme
Institution Type:
4-year, Private
Overall Graduation Rate:
98%
% Students on Campus:
83%
% Students from out of State:
93%
Housing Options:
  • Disabled Student
  • Dorms Coed
  • Other
Testing Required:
No
ACT Midpoint:
33
SAT Midpoint:
1505
Financial Aid:
Superb
Academics:
Most Strenuous
Top 3 Majors:
  • Economics, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • History, General
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Architecture and Related Services
Architecture 17
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
African Studies 0
African-American/Black Studies 0
American/United States Studies/Civilization 45
Area Studies, Other 1
East Asian Studies 4
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other 6
German Studies 1
Latin American Studies 6
Near and Middle Eastern Studies 3
Russian Studies 2
South Asian Studies 0
Women's Studies 6
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 37
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 1
Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology 85
Evolutionary Biology 23
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer and Information Sciences, General 39
Computer Programming, Specific Applications 3
Engineering
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering 35
Chemical Engineering 10
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 5
Engineering Physics/Applied Physics 2
Engineering Science 15
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering 9
Mechanical Engineering 7
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 60
English Language and Literature/Letters, Other 7
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Ancient Near Eastern and Biblical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 1
Ancient/Classical Greek Language and Literature 0
Chinese Language and Literature 0
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 1
East Asian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 1
French Language and Literature 6
Germanic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 0
Italian Language and Literature 2
Japanese Language and Literature 0
Latin Language and Literature 3
Linguistics 6
Portuguese Language and Literature 0
Russian Language and Literature 0
Spanish Language and Literature 1
History
History, General 91
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Humanities/Humanistic Studies 18
Mathematics and Statistics
Applied Mathematics, General 17
Mathematics, General 18
Statistics, General 3
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Cognitive Science 17
International/Global Studies 0
Mathematics and Computer Science 9
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 76
Natural Resources and Conservation
Environmental Studies 22
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Jewish/Judaic Studies 0
Philosophy 14
Religion/Religious Studies 5
Physical Sciences
Astronomy 0
Astronomy and Astrophysics, Other 1
Astrophysics 3
Chemistry, General 18
Geology/Earth Science, General 6
Physical Sciences, Other 1
Physics, General 26
Physics, Other 0
Psychology
Psychology, General 76
Social Sciences
Anthropology 19
Archeology 1
Economics, General 186
International Relations and Affairs 38
Political Science and Government, General 135
Sociology 8
Visual and Performing Arts
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 21
Art/Art Studies, General 15
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 11
Film/Cinema/Video Studies 12
Music, General 10

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 13% for retention in women's rowing
  • Top 32% for international retention in women's rowing in Division I
  • Top 3% tallest athletes in women's rowing
  • Top 22% tallest coxswains in women's rowing
  • Top 8% for spending per athlete in women's rowing in Division I
  • Top 11% for international students in women's rowing
  • Top 9% in women's rowing in Division I for ACT score
  • Top 3% in women's rowing in Division I for SAT score

Team Information - Women

Division:
Division I
Conference:
The Ivy League
Overall Retention:
88%
International Retention:
100%
International Athletes:
34%
In-State Athletes:
3%
Average Height:
5'10"
Coxswains
Average Height:
5'3"
Average Class Year:
Senior
Advisory Standard
Coxing Experience
Rowers
Average Height:
5'11"
Advisory Standard
2K Ergometer Score

Meet Christopher

Counseling Associate

Chris Deyoung has worked at Sparks since 2013. He has coached rowing on the high school and collegiate level at Rutgers and Michigan. He holds a B.A. from Rutgers and an M.Ed. from the University of Michigan. His program at Rutgers went to club status while Chris worked as the recruiting coordinator there, and he brings an understanding of the collegiate athletic club experience to Sparks.


Work With Us

Academic Information

Undergraduate Population:
5,472
Tuition:
$68,950
Tuition Category:
On Campus
Average Net Price:
$18,319
Classroom Ratio:
6 to 1
Campus Setting:
City: Midsize
Selectivity:
Extreme
Institution Type:
4-year, Private
Overall Graduation Rate:
98%
% Students on Campus:
83%
% Students from out of State:
93%
Housing Options:
  • Disabled Student
  • Dorms Coed
  • Other
Testing Required:
No
ACT Midpoint:
33
SAT Midpoint:
1505
Financial Aid:
Superb
Academics:
Most Strenuous
Top 3 Majors:
  • Economics, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • History, General
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Architecture and Related Services
Architecture 17
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
African Studies 0
African-American/Black Studies 0
American/United States Studies/Civilization 45
Area Studies, Other 1
East Asian Studies 4
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other 6
German Studies 1
Latin American Studies 6
Near and Middle Eastern Studies 3
Russian Studies 2
South Asian Studies 0
Women's Studies 6
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 37
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 1
Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology 85
Evolutionary Biology 23
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer and Information Sciences, General 39
Computer Programming, Specific Applications 3
Engineering
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering 35
Chemical Engineering 10
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 5
Engineering Physics/Applied Physics 2
Engineering Science 15
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering 9
Mechanical Engineering 7
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 60
English Language and Literature/Letters, Other 7
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Ancient Near Eastern and Biblical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 1
Ancient/Classical Greek Language and Literature 0
Chinese Language and Literature 0
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 1
East Asian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 1
French Language and Literature 6
Germanic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 0
Italian Language and Literature 2
Japanese Language and Literature 0
Latin Language and Literature 3
Linguistics 6
Portuguese Language and Literature 0
Russian Language and Literature 0
Spanish Language and Literature 1
History
History, General 91
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Humanities/Humanistic Studies 18
Mathematics and Statistics
Applied Mathematics, General 17
Mathematics, General 18
Statistics, General 3
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Cognitive Science 17
International/Global Studies 0
Mathematics and Computer Science 9
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 76
Natural Resources and Conservation
Environmental Studies 22
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Jewish/Judaic Studies 0
Philosophy 14
Religion/Religious Studies 5
Physical Sciences
Astronomy 0
Astronomy and Astrophysics, Other 1
Astrophysics 3
Chemistry, General 18
Geology/Earth Science, General 6
Physical Sciences, Other 1
Physics, General 26
Physics, Other 0
Psychology
Psychology, General 76
Social Sciences
Anthropology 19
Archeology 1
Economics, General 186
International Relations and Affairs 38
Political Science and Government, General 135
Sociology 8
Visual and Performing Arts
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 21
Art/Art Studies, General 15
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 11
Film/Cinema/Video Studies 12
Music, General 10

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