Swarthmore College

500 College Ave
Swarthmore, PA 19081
(610) 328-8000

Quick Facts

Enrollment: 1575

Type: Private nonprofit 4-year or above

Main Website: www.swarthmore.edu

Financial Aid: financial aid link

Annual Costs

Tuition and fees: $46,060.00

Total Cost In-State On-Campus: $62,450.00

Total Cost Out-State On-Campus: $62,450.00

Quick links: Admissions | Test Scoring | Financial Aid | Degrees | Majors | Scholarships

Test Scoring
25th Percentile* 75th Percentile*
SAT Critical Reading 680 770
SAT Math 680 770
SAT Writing 675 770
ACT Composite 29 34
ACT English 31 35
ACT Math 29 34
ACT Writing 8 10

*Click here for an explanation of 25th and 75th Percentile scoring.

Financial Aid
Percentage of students receiving any financial aid 59%
Percentage of students receiving Federal Grants 13%
Average Federal Grant $4,655.00
State Aid
Percentage of students receiving state aid 5%
Average state aid $2,709.00
Institutional Aid
Percentage of students receiving institutional aid 49%
Average institutional aid $34,400.00
Student Loans
Percentage of students receiving a student loan 23%
Average student loan $5,577.00
African Studies
African-american/Black Studies
American/United States Studies/Civilization
Ancient/Classical Greek Language and Literature
Applied Mathematics
Area Studies
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
Asian Studies/Civilization
Bilingual, Multilingual, and Multicultural Education
Biological and Biomedical Sciences
Biological and Physical Sciences
Biology/Biological Sciences
Chemical Physics
Chinese Language and Literature
Classical, Ancient Mediterranean and Near Eastern Studies and Archaeology
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Cognitive Science
Comparative Literature
Computer and Information Sciences
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts
English Language and Literature
English Language and Literature/Letters
Environmental Studies
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies
Film/Cinema/Video Studies
Film/Video and Photographic Arts
Fine/Studio Arts
French Language and Literature
French Studies
General Studies
Geology/Earth Science
German Language and Literature
German Studies
Health Policy Analysis
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences
International Relations and Affairs
Islamic Studies
Japanese Language and Literature
Latin American Studies
Latin Language and Literature
Mathematics and Computer Science
Medieval and Renaissance Studies
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies
Musicology and Ethnomusicology
Near and Middle Eastern Studies
Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Physical Sciences
Physiological Psychology/Psychobiology
Political Science and Government
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
Public Policy Analysis
Religion/Religious Studies
Russian Language and Literature
Russian Studies
Social Sciences
Sociology and Anthropology
Spanish Language and Literature
Visual and Performing Arts
Women's Studies

Pennsylvania Scholarships

Rose Marie DiNardo Endowed Memorial Scholarship in Environmental Studies
Annual award for undergraduate student attending Carlow College in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania full-time, majoring in Environmental Studies. Recipient will pursue opportunities of advancing environmental work experiences with the Allegheny County Health Department and with Mine Safety Appliances. Award amount varies. more...
Geneva Scholar for PTK Members
Scholarship for incoming undergraduate transfer students who are members of Phi Theta Kappa enrolling at Geneva College. Applicants must have a minimum 3.5 transfer GPA and a minimum of 34 credits earned. Number of awards may vary. more...
Rafters' Charities Annual Scholarship Award
Scholarship for undergraduate students enrolled full-time at Lincoln University of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Students must have a minimum 2.5 GPA, demonstrate financial need, good character, and academic achievement. Deadlines and award amounts may vary. more...
Non-Traditional Student Scholarship
Scholarship for non-traditional undergraduate students attending Point Park University. Applicants must be at least 25 years of age, have little or no college experience and a minimum 3.0 GPA. Due date, award amount and number of awards may vary. more...
Cumberland Business & Professional Women Lillian C. Compton Scholarship
Scholarship for female West Virginia, Pennsylvania, or Maryland residents who are undergraduate students enrolled part- or full-time at Allegany College of Maryland. Students must have a minimum 3.0 GPA, be U.S. citizens/permanent residents, and be 25 years of age or older. Number of awards may vary. An essay must be included with application packet. more...
William & Winifred Bannister Fund Scholarship
Annual award for Philadelphia, Pennsylvania residents who are undergraduate students enrolled full-time at Lincoln University of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Students must have a 2.3 to 2.7 GPA. more...
Sabina Hilger Walsh & Harold Rex Walsh Scholarship Fund
Scholarship for Beaver County, Pennsylvania residents who are college sophomores attending a four-year college in Western Pennsylvania pursuing a Teaching career. Applicants must be a U.S. citizen, demonstrate financial need and have a "B" average. A personal essay must be included with application packet. more...
Mildred Packard Wright Scholarship
Once every four-years award for incoming freshman accepted at Mansfield University in Pennsylvania, majoring in Mathematics. Preference given to a student from Troy, Canton or Bradford County, Pennsylania. more...
Pittsburgh Jazz Society-Howard Gendell MD Scholarship Fund
Annual award for a undergraduate student entering the junior or senior year or a graduate student attending Carnegie Mellon University, Chatham College, Duquesne University or the University of Pittsburgh pursuing a degree in Jazz Studies. Applicants must have a 2.5 GPA and be active in the music program. An essay must be included with application packet. more...
Board of Governors Scholarship
Scholarship for Pennsylvania residents who are undergraduate students attending Mansfield University in Pennsylvania. This award grants a waiver of tuition after all other forms of aid have been received for the academic year. Number of awards and award amount varies. Renewable. more...

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