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Smith College

Northampton, MA
#19

National Liberal Arts Colleges



Smith College, located in Northampton, Mass., is a private institution founded in 1871. Situated two hours from Boston and three hours from New York City, Smith is one of the largest liberal arts schools for women in the nation. Its broad open curriculum – anchored in the sciences and the humanities and arts – allows unlimited choices. Famous alumni include poet Sylvia Plath and chef Julia Child.

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Quick Facts


7 College Lane
Northampton, MA 01063

2014-2015 Tuition

$44,724 Tuition and Fees

Students

2606 undergraduate students
0.1% male / 100% female

Admission

January 15 application deadline
43.1% accepted

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Summary


School Details

Institutional Control: private
Year Founded: 1871

Programs Offered

bachelor's degree, doctorate, master's degree, post-bachelor's certificate, post-master's certificate

Majors Offered

Computer Science, Education, General, Engineering, General, Comparative Literature, East Asian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General, Russian Language and Literature, German Language and Literature, French Language and Literature, Italian Language and Literature, Portuguese Language and Literature, Spanish Language and Literature, Ancient/Classical Greek Language and Literature, Latin Language and Literature, Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, English Language and Literature, General, Biology/Biological Sciences, General, Biochemistry, Mathematics, General, Medieval and Renaissance Studies, Philosophy, Religion/Religious Studies, Jewish/Judaic Studies, Architecture, Astronomy, Chemistry, General, Geology/Earth Science, General, Physics, General, Psychology, General, Anthropology, Economics, General, Political Science and Government, General, Sociology, American/United States Studies/Civilization, East Asian Studies, Latin American Studies, African-American/Black Studies, Women's Studies, Dance, General, Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General, Film/Cinema/Video Studies, Fine/Studio Arts, General, Art History, Criticism and Conservation, Music, General, History, General

Minors Offered

Computer Systems Analysis/Analyst, Computer Science, Computer Graphics, Education, General, Engineering, General, Linguistics, East Asian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General, German Language and Literature, Italian Language and Literature, Portuguese Language and Literature, Spanish Language and Literature, Ancient/Classical Greek Language and Literature, Latin Language and Literature, Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, English Language and Literature, General, Biology/Biological Sciences, General, Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography, Mathematics, General, Mathematical Statistics and Probability, Natural Resources Conservation and Research, Medieval and Renaissance Studies, Ancient Studies/Civilization, Kinesiology and Exercise Science, Philosophy, Logic, Ethics, Religion/Religious Studies, Jewish/Judaic Studies, Architecture, Architecture and Related Services, Other, Astronomy, Astrophysics, Chemistry, General, Geology/Earth Science, General, Physics, General, Psychology, General, Public Policy Analysis, General, Anthropology, Archeology, Economics, General, International Relations and Affairs, Political Science and Government, General, Sociology, Urban Studies/Affairs, Social Sciences, Other, African Studies, East Asian Studies, Latin American Studies, Area Studies, Other, African-American/Black Studies, Women's Studies, Dance, General, Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General, Film/Cinema/Video Studies, Fine/Studio Arts, General, Art History, Criticism and Conservation, Music, General, History, General, History and Philosophy of Science and Technology

General Student Body Information

Total number of undergraduates: 2,606
Total number of degree-seeking full-time undergraduates: 2,585
Total number of degree-seeking part-time undergraduates: 21
Percent of male undergraduates: 0.1%
Percent of female undergraduates: 100%

Student Services

Basic services offered: nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, day care, health service, health insurance
Counseling services offered: academic, birth control, career, minority student, older student, personal, psychological, religious
Campus safety and security services offered: 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols; Late night transport/escort service; 24-hour emergency telephones; Lighted pathways/sidewalks; Controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)

Activities

Student activities offered: campus ministries, choral groups, concert band, dance, drama/theater, international student organization, jazz band, literary magazine, model UN, music ensembles, musical theater, radio station, student government, student newspaper, television station, yearbook

Sports

Intercollegiate varsity nonscholarship sports offered for women: basketball, crew (heavyweight), cross country, equestrian, field hockey, lacrosse, soccer, softball, squash, swimming, tennis, track and field (indoor), track and field (outdoor), volleyball

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Crime Statistics

Criminal Offences - On-Campus1 2010 2011 2012
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Sex offenses - Forcible 6 3 3
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 0 0 0
Robbery 0 0 0
Aggravated assault 0 0 0
Burglary 20 7 8
Motor vehicle theft 1 2 0
Arson 0 0 0
Criminal Offences - On-Campus Student Housing Facility2 2010 2011 2012
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Sex offenses - Forcible 3 2 3
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 0 0 0
Robbery 0 0 0
Aggravated assault 0 0 0
Burglary 11 5 6
Motor vehicle theft 0 0 0
Arson 0 0 0
Criminal Offences - Noncampus Building or Property3 2010 2011 2012
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter N/A N/A 0
Negligent manslaughter N/A N/A 0
Sex offenses - Forcible N/A N/A 1
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) N/A N/A 0
Robbery N/A N/A 0
Aggravated assault N/A N/A 0
Burglary N/A N/A 0
Motor vehicle theft N/A N/A 0
Arson N/A N/A 0
Arrests - On-Campus1 2010 2011 2012
Illegal weapons possession 0 0 0
Drug law violations 0 0 0
Liquor law violations 0 0 0
Arrests - On-Campus Student Housing Facility2 2010 2011 2012
Illegal weapons possession 0 0 0
Drug law violations 0 0 0
Liquor law violations 0 0 0
Arrests - Noncampus Building or Property3 2010 2011 2012
Illegal weapons possession N/A N/A 0
Drug law violations N/A N/A 0
Liquor law violations N/A N/A 0

Comments



1On-Campus: (1) Any building or property owned or controlled by an institution within the same reasonably contiguous geographic area and used by the institution in direct support of, or in a manner related to, the institution's educational purposes, including residence halls; and (2) Any building or property that is within or reasonably contiguous to paragraph (1) of this definition, that is owned by the institution but controlled by another person, is frequently used by students, and supports institutional purposes (such as a food or other retail vendor).
2On-Campus Student Housing Facility: Any student housing facility that is owned or controlled by the institution, or is located on property that is owned or controlled by the institution, and is within the reasonably contiguous geographic area that makes up the campus is considered an on-campus student housing facility.
3Noncampus Building or Property: (1) Any building or property owned or controlled by a student organization that is officially recognized by the institution; or (2) Any building or property owned or controlled by an institution that is used in direct support of, or in relation to, the institution's educational purposes, is frequently used by students and is not within the same reasonably contiguous geographic area of the institution.


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