Recruiting Wizard

Summary

  • Top 25% for retention in women's volleyball
  • Top 30% tallest athletes in women's volleyball in Division III
  • Top 31% tallest setters in women's volleyball in Division III
  • Top 34% tallest outside hitters / rights in women's volleyball in Division III
  • Top 30% tallest defensive specialists / liberos in women's volleyball in Division III
  • Top 37% for spending per athlete in women's volleyball in Division III
  • Top 13% in women's volleyball in Division III for ACT score
  • Top 14% in women's volleyball in Division III for SAT score

Team Information - Women

Division:
Division III
Conference:
Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference
Overall Retention:
87%
In-State Athletes:
50%
Average Height:
5'9"
Setters
Average Height:
5'8"
Average Class Year:
Sophomore
Middle Hitters
Average Height:
5'11"
Average Class Year:
Junior
Outside Hitters / Rights
Average Height:
5'10"
Average Class Year:
Sophomore
Defensive Specialists / Liberos
Average Height:
5'6"
Average Class Year:
Sophomore

Meet Leigh

Counseling Associate

Leigh holds a B.A. in International Relations from Brown University and an M.Ed. from Stanford University. She is a former NCAA Division I and US National Team coxswain who has coached rowing Harvard-Radcliffe and at the high school level. Together, these coaching experiences help her better prepare her clients to make the jump from high school sports to college athletics. She has been a college counselor with Sparks since 2016.


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Academic Information

Undergraduate Population:
3,046
Tuition:
$54,630
Tuition Category:
On Campus
Average Net Price:
$26,183
Classroom Ratio:
12 to 1
Campus Setting:
Town: Distant
Selectivity:
More Selective
Institution Type:
4-year, Private
Overall Graduation Rate:
87%
% Students on Campus:
93%
% Students from out of State:
58%
Housing Options:
  • Disabled Student
  • Dorms Coed
  • Theme Housing
  • Other
Testing Required:
Yes
ACT Midpoint:
29
SAT Midpoint:
1260
Financial Aid:
Superb
Academics:
Most Strenuous
Top 3 Majors:
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Economics, General
  • Psychology, General
Majors and Degrees Bachelors
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender and Group Studies
American/United States Studies/Civilization 7
Asian Studies/Civilization 13
Ethnic Studies 1
Latin American Studies 1
Russian Studies 0
Women's Studies 3
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 102
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer Science 14
Education
Music Teacher Education 9
Social Studies Teacher Education 2
English Language and Literature/Letters
English Language and Literature, General 51
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Ancient/Classical Greek Language and Literature 0
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 2
French Language and Literature 5
German Language and Literature 0
Latin Language and Literature 1
Norwegian Language and Literature 0
Russian Language and Literature 3
Spanish Language and Literature 7
Health Professions and Related Programs
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 13
History
History, General 28
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 7
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, General 43
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
Ancient Studies/Civilization 5
Medieval and Renaissance Studies 0
Natural Resources and Conservation
Environmental Studies 9
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies
Kinesiology and Exercise Science 20
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Philosophy 10
Religion/Religious Studies 7
Physical Sciences
Chemistry, General 47
Physics, General 9
Psychology
Psychology, General 60
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Social Work 10
Social Sciences
Economics, General 63
Political Science and Government, General 35
Sociology and Anthropology 21
Theology and Religious Vocations
Religious/Sacred Music 3
Visual and Performing Arts
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 6
Art/Art Studies, General 14
Dance, General 8
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 8
Music Performance, General 13
Music Theory and Composition 1
Music, General 15
Music, Other 1

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