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Location Amherst, MA
Setting Town Fringe
Students 1,855
Type Private 4 Year
Religious Affiliation -
Status Non-profit


Tuition (In State) $55,520
Tuition (Out of State) $55,520
Room & Board $14,740
Avg Net Price $19,519
Avg Grant Aid $49,467
% Receiving Grant Aid 53%

Admission and Academics

Acceptance Rate 12.8%
Avg High School GPA 3.91
Admissions Standards Elite
Applicant Competition Very High
ACT Range 31/34
SAT Range 1330/1530
Application Deadline Jan 1, 2020


Graduation Rate 96%
Median Earnings (After 10 years) $82,000
Making Student Loan Payments 83%
Median Student Loan Debt $12,975
Median Loan Payment $134
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Sources: U.S. Department of Education IPEDS and College Scorecard