Vassar College is a private not-for-profit, four or more years institution located in Poughkeepsie, New York. The campus is situated in a large suburb area and is home to 2,439 undergraduate students.
Degree-granting, primarily baccalaureate or above
Average Grant or Scholarship Aid
Vassar College has an acceptance rate of 24%. The acceptance rate of 24% implies that for every 100 students that applied 24 students got accepted. 8,961 students appied to Vassar College. 24% of the students that applied got accepted, and 32% that that got accepted enrolled.
Number of Applicants
The SAT composite score at Vassar College ranged from 1370 to 1520. The ACT composite score at Vassar College ranged from 31 to 34.
|SAT Composite||1370 - 1520|
|ACT Composite||31 - 34|
The cost for undergraduate students to attend Vassar College for an academic year can be broken down into $57,910 for tuition, $860 for fees, $900 for books and supplies, $14,220 for room and board and $1,350 for other expenses. The cost for in-state and out-of-state students is the same.
Tuition and Fees
|Books and supplies||$900|
|Room and board||$14,220|
The graduation rate for undergraduate students at Vassar College is 91%. The graduation rate for male undergraduate students is 91% compared to 92% for female undergraduate students.
The retention rate for undergraduate students at Vassar College is 96%. Retention rate is the percentage of first-time undergraduate students who return to continue their studies the following fall semester.
The average earnings of former students working 10 years after entry at Vassar College is $61,500 with 25% of former students having earnings less than $34,500 compared to 25% former students having earnings greater than $74,600.
Mean Earnings After 10 Years
Earnings Range After 10 Years
Percent Earning Over $25,000 After 10 Years
The percent of former students working 10 years after entry at Vassar College is 89% compared to 11% of former students 10 years after entry not working.
The largest programs/majors at Vassar College include "Research and Experimental Psychology" with 56 graduates followed by "Economics" with 55 graduates, "Political Science and Government" with 49 graduates, "Biology, General" with 48 graduates and "Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics" with 38 graduates.
|Research and Experimental Psychology||56|
|Political Science and Government||49|
|Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics||38|
ⓘ Graduates by program are reported for students receiving bachelors degree.View all Programs and Majors