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Location Amherst, MA
Setting Town Fringe
Students 1,745
Type Private 4 Year
Religious Affiliation -
Status Non-profit


Tuition (In State) $59,890
Tuition (Out of State) $59,890
Room & Board $15,910
Avg Net Price $18,832
Avg Grant Aid $57,918
% Receiving Grant Aid 58%

Admission and Academics

Acceptance Rate 11.8%
Avg High School GPA 3.91
Admissions Standards Elite
Applicant Competition Very High
ACT Range 32/35
SAT Range 1430/1560
Application Deadline Jan 1, 2022


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