141 E. College Avenue Decatur, GA 30030 404-471-6285
http://www.agnesscott.edu/ admission@agnesscott.edu
About Agnes Scott College
  • Year of Foundation 1889
  • Size of Campus 100 Acre
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation Presbyterian (U.S.A.)
  • Degrees Bachelor's , Master's, Post-Bachelor's
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 1,003
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 100%, 42%, 7%
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $31,980
  • Room and Board $10,150
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition More selective
  • Application Fee %35
  • Enrollment No. 784
Since 1889, Agnes Scott has inspired students to discover new opportunities, new challenges and new strengths through a liberal arts education in a setting dedicated to women. Our award-winning faculty helps students gain the tools—a well-rounded knowledge of the arts and sciences, critical thinking and leadership skills, and an appreciation of world cultures—that provide a lifetime of success and satisfaction.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of students in fraternities 0
  • Percent students who are frat members 0%
  • Number of honor societies Beta Beta Beta, Dana Scholars, Mortar Board, Phi Alpha Theta, Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Sigma Tau, Pi Delta Phi, Psi Chi, Sigma Alpha Iota, Theta Alpha Kappa, National Society of Collegiate Scholars, Omicron Delta Epsilon
  • Setting Urban
  • Number of sororities 0
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Canterbury Club, Jewish Student Association, Muslim Students' Association, New Life Campus Crusade for Christ, New Westminster Fellowship, Newman Club, Wesley Fellowship, Religious Life Council, Baptist Student Union, Fello
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 0%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) AWISA: African-WestIndian Students Association, Asian Women, Latinas Unidas: Hispanic Awareness Society, International Students Association, Witkaze: The Black Student Association of Agnes Scott College, African Daughters o
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Number of frats 0
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Writers Festival, Black Cat Week, Black Cat Formal, Cultural Events Series, Senior Investiture, Sophomore Family Weekend, Planetarium Shows, Fall Fest, Spring Fest, Spring Fling
  • Distance to nearest bus Decatur (1)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Atlanta (16)
  • Distance to nearest train Atlanta (6)
Student Housing
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 16%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 10
  • Type of housing provided for students women's dorms (79%), apartment for single students (18%), other housing options (3%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 53%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 10%
  • Number of students using housing 90%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 29%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of students using college housing 92%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 2%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
Campus Services
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Library Facilities Robert Frost; Catherine Marshall
  • Number Of Books in Library 221,991
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Museums The Dalton Gallery
  • Number Of Subscriptions 1,396
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service, health insurance
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 480
  • Computer Courses No
  • Number Of Microforms 33,125
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 265
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 39
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 18,867
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, academic, older student, psychological, birth control, religious
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 507
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of e-books 38,638
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page No
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 2,793
Student Employment and Career
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 2,000
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 25%
  • Does the school discourage student employment Yes
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (Georgia Institute of Technology)
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Emory University, DeKalb County Schools, Teach for America, Peace Corps
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (Georgia Institute of Technology)
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 15%