How much does Vassar College cost?

Vassar College Cost of Attendance
In-state $55,210
Out-of-state $55,210
On-Campus Room and Board $12,900
Off-Campus Room and Board
Average Annual Cost $23,763
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000 $4,900
$30,000-$48,000 $8,522
$48,000-$75,000 $16,142
$75,000-$110,000 $19,855
Over $110,000 $41,099

Vassar College Financial Aid and Debt

92%

Students paying down their debt

$15,780

Typical Total Student Debt

$163

Typical Monthly Loan Payment

Financial Aid Breakdown for Full-time Incoming Freshman

Aid Type % Receiving Average Amount
Grant or scholarship aid 76% $44,069
Federal Grants 23% $5,750
Pell grants 23% $4,530
Other federal grants 7% $3,946
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 10% $2,361
Institutional grants or scholarships 62% $42,864
Student loan aid 40% $5,009
Federal student loans 37% $5,015
Other student loans 5% $12,739

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Take a foreign language class 171 Up to $5,000
Do an extracurricular activity 281 Up to $2,000
Do community service 280 Up to $500
Have work experience 173 Up to $10,000
Visit a college campus 284 Up to $6,000
Play a sport 151 Up to $1,500
Take a challenging class 303 Up to $3,000
Attend a summer program 142 Up to $6,000

*GPA and other eligibility restrictions may apply

Vassar College Admissions

What is Vassar College's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 24%
Average GPA
SAT Submissions 60% of applicants
SAT Reading 670-750
SAT Math 660-750
SAT Writing 660-750
ACT Submissions 40% of applicants
Composite Score 30-33

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Vassar College Campus Life

8:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

50

Forbes Ranking

85%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

91%

Six-Year Graduation Rate

Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 2572
Living on campus
Transfer Students
Under Age 25 99%
Gender Balance
Women
58%
Men
42%

Student Diversity

63%
Diversity Index: Chance you’ll bump into a diverse range of students
White
58.09%
Unknown
14.46%
Asian
12.13%
Hispanic or Latino
10.61%
Black or African American
4.67%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0.04%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0.00%

Vassar College Graduation Success

96%

First Year Student Retention

85%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

$51,400

Average Salary After Graduation

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About Vassar College

Address

124 Raymond Ave
Poughkeepsie, NY

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