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Sarah Lawrence College

Bronxville, NY 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate50%

About Sarah Lawrence College

Sarah Lawrence College is a private, nonprofit college in the suburb of Bronxville, New York. Sarah Lawrence College was founded in 1926. The college currently enrolls around 1,696 students a year, including 1,462 undergrad students.

Sarah Lawrence College Acceptance Rate 2022

It is very difficult to get into Sarah Lawrence College. The acceptance rate at Sarah Lawrence College is 50%. Out of 5,186 applications received in 2022, 2,587 students were offered admission.

Sarah Lawrence College Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 50%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate 59%
Early Action Acceptance Rate 55%
Average GPA 3.8
Test Optional Yes
Applicants Submitting ACT scores 55%
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 58%

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Sarah Lawrence College is located in the town of Bronxville, New York, near New York City.

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College Info

1 Mead Way Bronxville, NY 10708-5999

Campus Setting: Suburban

Sarah Lawrence College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Jan 15

Transfer Applications are Due

Mar 1

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Sarah Lawrence College is Jan 15.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Sarah Lawrence College is Mar 1.

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Sarah Lawrence College SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

1280 - 1430


Math SAT Range

600 - 710


Reading SAT Range

660 - 740

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

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1430 and Above


1280 to 1430


1280 and Less


SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for Sarah Lawrence College students is 1353. Applicants with SAT scores of 1430 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Sarah Lawrence College, while applicants with SAT scores between 1280 to 1430 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 1280 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Sarah Lawrence College.

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Sarah Lawrence College is like? There are approximately 1,696 students enrolled at Sarah Lawrence College, including 1,462 undergraduate students and 234 graduate students. 99% percent of students attend school full-time, 21% percent are from NY and 79% percent of students are from other states.


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