Summary

  • Top 2% for retention in men's volleyball
  • Top 34% for international retention in men's volleyball in Division I
  • Top 15% tallest athletes in men's volleyball
  • Top 4% tallest setters in men's volleyball
  • Top 25% tallest outside hitters / rights in men's volleyball
  • Top 28% for spending per athlete in men's volleyball in Division I
  • Top 47% for international students in men's volleyball in Division I
  • Top 18% in men's volleyball for athlete graduation rate
  • Top 3% in men's volleyball in Division I for ACT score
  • Top 2% in men's volleyball in Division I for SAT score

Team Information - Men

Division:
Division I
Conference:
Eastern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association
Overall Retention:
100%
International Retention:
100%
International Athletes:
8%
In-State Athletes:
8%
Average Height:
6'4"
Setters
Average Height:
6'5"
Average Class Year:
Sophomore
Middle Hitters
Average Height:
6'6"
Average Class Year:
Sophomore
Outside Hitters / Rights
Average Height:
6'4"
Average Class Year:
Sophomore
Defensive Specialists / Liberos
Average Height:
5'11"
Average Class Year:
Sophomore

Meet Vera

Experiential Education Associate

Vera serves as a project manager with Sparks experiential education and specializes in curriculum construction. Her job is to take sport camp and showcase goals and translate them into the Sparks model. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Industrial Design and is completing a Masters in Marine Technology from Delft University of Technology. She also holds a C2 level in Cambridge English.


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Academic Information

Undergraduate Population:
10,255
Tuition:
$64,400
Tuition Category:
On Campus
Average Net Price:
$15,742
Classroom Ratio:
7 to 1
Campus Setting:
City: Midsize
Selectivity:
Extreme
Institution Type:
4-year, Private
Overall Graduation Rate:
98%
% Students on Campus:
98%
% Students from out of State:
83%
Housing Options:
  • Apartment Married
  • Apartment Single
  • Disabled Student
  • Dorms Coed
  • Cooperative
Testing Required:
No
ACT Midpoint:
34
SAT Midpoint:
1505
Financial Aid:
Superb
Academics:
Strenuous
Top 3 Majors:
  • Economics, General
  • Social Sciences, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
African-American/Black Studies 5
East Asian Studies 19
Folklore Studies 1
Near and Middle Eastern Studies 3
South Asian Studies 1
Women's Studies 7
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biochemistry 0
Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology 30
Developmental Biology and Embryology 53
Evolutionary Biology 86
Neurobiology and Anatomy 67
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer Science 96
Engineering
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering 14
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 10
Engineering Science 33
Mechanical Engineering 14
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 55
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 19
Comparative Literature 10
German Language and Literature 2
Linguistics 7
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 14
Slavic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 0
History
History and Philosophy of Science and Technology 40
History, General 49
History, Other 47
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Humanities/Humanistic Studies 28
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other 0
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 2
Mathematics and Statistics
Applied Mathematics, General 91
Mathematics, General 25
Statistics, General 40
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Natural Sciences 29
Natural Resources and Conservation
Environmental Studies 10
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Philosophy 19
Religion/Religious Studies 5
Physical Sciences
Astronomy and Astrophysics, Other 8
Chemical Physics 7
Chemistry, General 35
Chemistry, Other 18
Geology/Earth Science, General 0
Physics, General 37
Planetary Astronomy and Science 6
Psychology
Experimental Psychology 93
Psychology, General 0
Social Sciences
Anthropology 22
Economics, General 183
Political Science and Government, General 146
Social Sciences, General 175
Sociology 49
Visual and Performing Arts
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 28
Music, General 4
Visual and Performing Arts, General 15

Summary

  • Top 46% for retention in women's volleyball in Division I
  • Top 16% for international retention in women's volleyball in Division I
  • Top 3% tallest athletes in women's volleyball
  • Top 21% tallest setters in women's volleyball
  • Top 9% tallest middle hitters in women's volleyball
  • Top 23% tallest defensive specialists / liberos in women's volleyball
  • Top 68% for spending per athlete in women's volleyball in Division I
  • Top 36% for international students in women's volleyball in Division I
  • Top 16% in women's volleyball for athlete graduation rate
  • Top 1% in women's volleyball in Division I for ACT score
  • Top 1% in women's volleyball in Division I for SAT score

Team Information - Women

Division:
Division I
Conference:
The Ivy League
Overall Retention:
85%
International Retention:
100%
International Athletes:
7%
Average Height:
6'
Setters
Average Height:
5'10"
Average Class Year:
Sophomore
Middle Hitters
Average Height:
6'2"
Average Class Year:
Sophomore
Outside Hitters / Rights
Average Height:
5'11"
Average Class Year:
Sophomore
Defensive Specialists / Liberos
Average Height:
5'7"
Average Class Year:
Freshman

Meet Vera

Experiential Education Associate

Vera serves as a project manager with Sparks experiential education and specializes in curriculum construction. Her job is to take sport camp and showcase goals and translate them into the Sparks model. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Industrial Design and is completing a Masters in Marine Technology from Delft University of Technology. She also holds a C2 level in Cambridge English.


Work With Us

Academic Information

Undergraduate Population:
10,255
Tuition:
$64,400
Tuition Category:
On Campus
Average Net Price:
$15,742
Classroom Ratio:
7 to 1
Campus Setting:
City: Midsize
Selectivity:
Extreme
Institution Type:
4-year, Private
Overall Graduation Rate:
98%
% Students on Campus:
98%
% Students from out of State:
83%
Housing Options:
  • Apartment Married
  • Apartment Single
  • Disabled Student
  • Dorms Coed
  • Cooperative
Testing Required:
No
ACT Midpoint:
34
SAT Midpoint:
1505
Financial Aid:
Superb
Academics:
Strenuous
Top 3 Majors:
  • Economics, General
  • Social Sciences, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
African-American/Black Studies 5
East Asian Studies 19
Folklore Studies 1
Near and Middle Eastern Studies 3
South Asian Studies 1
Women's Studies 7
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biochemistry 0
Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology 30
Developmental Biology and Embryology 53
Evolutionary Biology 86
Neurobiology and Anatomy 67
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer Science 96
Engineering
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering 14
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 10
Engineering Science 33
Mechanical Engineering 14
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 55
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 19
Comparative Literature 10
German Language and Literature 2
Linguistics 7
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 14
Slavic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 0
History
History and Philosophy of Science and Technology 40
History, General 49
History, Other 47
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Humanities/Humanistic Studies 28
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other 0
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 2
Mathematics and Statistics
Applied Mathematics, General 91
Mathematics, General 25
Statistics, General 40
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Natural Sciences 29
Natural Resources and Conservation
Environmental Studies 10
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Philosophy 19
Religion/Religious Studies 5
Physical Sciences
Astronomy and Astrophysics, Other 8
Chemical Physics 7
Chemistry, General 35
Chemistry, Other 18
Geology/Earth Science, General 0
Physics, General 37
Planetary Astronomy and Science 6
Psychology
Experimental Psychology 93
Psychology, General 0
Social Sciences
Anthropology 22
Economics, General 183
Political Science and Government, General 146
Social Sciences, General 175
Sociology 49
Visual and Performing Arts
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 28
Music, General 4
Visual and Performing Arts, General 15

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