541 Main Street New London, NH 03257-7835 603-526-3700
http://www.colby-sawyer.edu/ admissions@colby-sawyer.edu
About Colby-Sawyer College
  • Year of Foundation 1837
  • Size of Campus 200 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 971
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 65%, 35%, 68%
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $29,620
  • Room and Board $10,340
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Less selective
  • Application Fee $45
  • Enrollment No. 942
Founded in 1837, Colby-Sawyer is a comprehensive baccalaureate college that integrates the liberal arts and sciences with professional preparation. The college is located in the scenic Lake Sunapee Region of central New Hampshire.
Social Life And Activities
  • Percent students who are frat members 0%
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Chi, Psi Chi, Sigma Beta Delta, CSC Honor Society for Nursing, Lambda Pi Eta
  • Number of students in fraternities 0
  • Number of sororities 0
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Colby-Sawyer College Christian Fellowship Club
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 0%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Cross Cultural Club
  • Setting Rural
  • 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 Mountain Day, Spring Weekend
Transportation
  • Public Transportation to the University No
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Manchester, NH (50), Lebanon, NH (32)
  • Distance to nearest train White River Junction, VT (37)
  • Distance to nearest bus New London, NH (0)
Student Housing
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of students using college housing 90%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 12
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (88%), women's dorms (7%), special housing for disabled students, other housing options (5%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles N/A
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments N/A
Campus Services
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in some of the libraries (excluding computer labs), in all classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in all college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 1,983
  • 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)
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 92
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 1,000
  • Counseling Services career, personal, academic, birth control
  • Online Course Registration Available No
  • Museums Sawyer Fine Arts Center, Windy Hill Laboratory School, Hogan Sports Center, Video Studio & Editing Room, Conservatory & Greenhouse, Radio Station, Academic Development Center, Ivey Science Center
  • Number Of Subscriptions 406
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Computer Courses Yes
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Library Facilities Electronic reference sources and aggregation services 15076
  • Number Of Microforms 203,989
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 19
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help N/A
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number of e-books 744
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 11
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page No
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 91,070
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, health service, health insurance
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 66
Student Employment and Career
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs N/A
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (University of New Hampshire)
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads N/A
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment N/A
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (University of New Hampshire)
  • Student Employment Fedral Work Study Program Available
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Rural