At a Glance

Overview
  • Founded
  • 1894
  • Tuition & Fees (In-State)
  • $9,875
  • Selectivity
  • Less Selective
  • Academic Calendar
  • Semester
  • Public/Private
  • Public
  • Religious Affiliation
  • N/A
Location and setting

Town

North Adams, MA

Deadlines

N/A

Regular App Deadline

N/A

Early App Deadline

August 1

Financial Aid Deadline

Admissions

Application Information
  • Acceptance rate
  • 77%
  • % Admitted who enroll
  • 16%
  • Application Fee
  • $40
Incoming freshman Class Rankings

93%

Top half of HS class

41%

Top quarter of HS class

9%

Top tenth of HS class
Incoming Freshman SAT Scores
  • Verbal
  • 450-580
  • Math
  • 440-550
  • Writing
  • N/A
Incoming Freshman ACT Scores
  • Composite
  • 20-25
  • English
  • N/A
  • Math
  • N/A
  • Writing
  • N/A
Admissions

Less Selective

  • ACCEPTED
  • 77%
  • PERCENT ADMITTED WHO ENROLL
  • 16%
  • ENROLLMENT
  • 1,444

Costs & Aid

Cost: In-State

$9,875

Tuition and fees (in state)

$1,200

books and supplies

$10,078

room and board

$21,153

Total on campus
Cost: Out-of-State

$18,820

Tuition and fees (out of state)

$1,200

books and supplies

$10,078

room and board

$30,098

Total on campus
Actual Cost By Income Level (w/Financial Aid)
  • Family Income
  • Cost
  • $0-$30K
  • $12,614
  • $30-$48K
  • $12,687
  • $48-$75K
  • $15,727
  • $75-$110K
  • $17,875
  • $110 & UP
  • $20,613
Financial aid

98%

Receiving Financial Aid

47%

Receiving Federal Grants

96%

Receiving Federal Loans
FINANCIAL AID DEADLINE: August 1

Student Life

Student Body

1,444

Total undergrad enrollment

200

Total grad students

34%

Out-of-state

66%

In-state

0%

International
Students

  • 63%

    FEMALE

  • 37

    MALE
Organizations

35

Student Organizations

2

Fraternities

2

Sororities
Housing

Yes

On-Campus Housing

54%

% of Students living on campus
Student Diversity
  • % American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 0%
  • % Asian/Pacific Islander
  • 2%
  • % Black or African-American
  • 9%
  • % Hispanic/Latino
  • 7%
  • % White or Caucasian
  • 73%

Academics

Faculty & Classes

12:1

Student:Faculty Ratio

91

Total Faculty (Full-time)

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