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College of William and Mary (Williamsburg, VA)

ACADEMIC QUALITY

Applicants who took SAT: 77%
Applicants who took ACT: 44%
SAT I Verbal score 600-699: 41%
SAT I Verbal score 700+: 46%
SAT I Verbal score 600+: 87%
SAT I Math score 600-699: 42%
SAT I Math score 700+: 42%
SAT I Math score 600+: 84%
ACT score 24-29: 32%
ACT score 30-36: 64%
ACT score 24+: 96%
Students applied: 14,382
Students admitted: 5,253
Admission rate: 37%
Students per faculty: 12
4-year graduation rate: 85%
6-year graduation rate: 0%

STUDENT BODY

Total enrollment: 6,276
Full-time enrolled men: 2,631
Full-time enrolled women: 3,578
Part-time enrolled men: 33
Part-time enrolled women: 34
Freshmen retained: 95%

ANNUAL COSTS

Tuition (in state): $16,370
Fees (in state): $5,674
Tuition (out of state): $37,425
Fees (out of state): $5,674
Room and board: $11,799
Est. book expense: $1,400
Total cost (in state): $35,243
Total cost (out of state): $56,298
Cost after need-based aid
(in state):
$19,351
Cost after non-need-based aid
(in state):
$28,955
Cost after need-based aid
(out of state):
$40,406
Cost after non-need-based aid
(out of state):
$50,010
Average debt at graduation: $26,400

FINANCIAL AID

% of aid need met: 80%
Average need-based aid: $15,892
Average non-need-based aid: $6,288

SOURCE: Peterson's Databases (© 2018 Peterson's LLC. All rights reserved.), U.S. Department of Education College Scorecard.

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