The Westlands building at Sarah Lawrence College.

Sarah Lawrence College

#T-94, overall score 49.67/100

Fun Fact:

In the 1999 movie “10 Things I Hate About You,” the main character, Kat, is banned by her father from attending Sarah Lawrence. Larisa Oleynik, the actress who played Kat’s younger sister, went on to graduate from Sarah Lawrence a few years later.

ACADEMICS Score: 20/30

  • Score: 20/30
  • Acceptance rate: 50%
  • Student/faculty ratio: 9:1
  • Jewish Studies major: Yes
  • Israel Studies major: No

FINANCES

  • Tuition: $52,550
  • Room & board costs: $14,440
  • Average annual scholarship/grant package: $35,736

CAMPUS INFORMATION

  • Location: Yonkers, N.Y.
  • Region: Mid-Atlantic
  • Public/Private: Private
  • Liberal Arts: Yes
  • Undergraduate enrollment: 1,348
  • Jewish undergraduate enrollment: 350
  • Jewish population share: 26%
  • Student origin: 22% in-state / 78% out-of-state
  • NCAA Division: III
  • NCAA team: Gryphons

ISRAEL Score: 11/20

  • Score: 11/20
  • Size of Birthright trip: 33
  • Israel-related clubs: 0
  • BDS resolution: Never introduced

JEWISH LIFE Score: 18.67/40

  • Score: 18.67/40
  • Hillel: Hillel at Sarah Lawrence College
  • Chabad: Chabad of Bronxville
  • OU-JLIC: No
  • Meor: No
  • Jewish fraternities: None
  • Jewish sororities: None
  • Anti-Semitic incidents in 2016: 0
  • Synagogues within 10 miles: 71 (38 Orthodox, 13 Conservative, 20 Reform)
  • Eruv: 0
  • Most famous Jewish alumnus: J.J. Abrams
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