How much does Spelman College cost?

Spelman College Cost of Attendance
In-state $28,181
Out-of-state $28,181
On-Campus Room and Board $13,461
Off-Campus Room and Board $12,363
Average Annual Cost $36,190
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000 $35,675
$30,000-$48,000 $38,760
$48,000-$75,000 $39,408
$75,000-$110,000 $44,913
Over $110,000 $44,650

Spelman College Financial Aid and Debt


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Financial Aid Breakdown for Full-time Incoming Freshman

Aid Type % Receiving Average Amount
Grant or scholarship aid 98% $15,510
Federal Grants 49% $5,128
Pell grants 49% $4,631
Other federal grants 9% $1,864
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 23% $5,745
Institutional grants or scholarships 44% $13,315
Student loan aid 95% $7,038
Federal student loans 95% $5,826
Other student loans 10% $19,029

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Have perfect attendance for a year 220 Up to $2,000
Have work experience 195 Up to $10,000
Take a challenging class 317 Up to $3,000
Visit a college campus 301 Up to $6,000
Attend a summer program 152 Up to $6,000
Do community service 297 Up to $500
Take a foreign language class 186 Up to $5,000
Do an extracurricular activity 300 Up to $3,000
Play a sport 153 Up to $1,500

*GPA and other eligibility restrictions may apply

Spelman College Admissions

What is Spelman College's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 40%
Average GPA
SAT Submissions 64% of applicants
SAT Reading 550-625
SAT Math 520-590
SAT Writing
ACT Submissions 61% of applicants
Composite Score 22-26

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Spelman College Campus Life


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Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 2137
Living on campus
Transfer Students 100%
Under Age 25 99%
Gender Balance

Student Diversity

Diversity Index: Chance you’ll bump into a diverse range of students
Black or African American
American Indian or Alaska Native
Hispanic or Latino
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

Spelman College Graduation Success

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About Spelman College

Spelman College, a historically Black College for women and a global leader in the education of women of African descent, is dedicated to academic excellence in the liberal arts and sciences and the intellectual, creative, ethical and leadership potential of its students. Spelman empowers the whole person to engage the many cultures of the world and inspires a commitment to positive social change.


350 Spelman Lane SW
Atlanta, GA

Type Private
Profit Status not-for-profit
Category Baccalaureate Colleges
Setting Large City
* Financial aid is only available for those who qualify