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Sweet Briar again named among nation’s most innovative schools by U.S. News & World Report

Sweet Briar College has once again been named as one of the nation’s Most Innovative Schools, according to the 2021 Best Colleges rankings by U.S. News & World Report. Sweet Briar tied for 24th place with Bryn Mawr, Middlebury and two other institutions in the National Liberal Arts College category. The University of Richmond is […]

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Congressman Ben Cline tours the new onsite student health clinic

The new Sweet Briar College student health clinic, located in the lower level of the Memorial Chapel, officially opened its doors to students on Oct. 6. Students now have immediate access to medical care through in-person and telehealth appointments. On Friday, Oct. 16, Congressman Ben Cline visited the College to tour the new clinic. He […]

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Founders’ Day walk to the Sweet Briar Plantation Burial Grounds

What’s usually a Founders’ Day event, this year’s walk to the Sweet Briar Plantation Burial Grounds contended with mother nature a few times before finally, on Oct. 2, students, faculty and staff could make their way across the Upper Lake dam and up the hill to the cemetery. It was a beautiful evening for thoughtful […]

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Sweet Briar has one of only two ABET-accredited engineering programs at women’s colleges in the United States.

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Sweet Briar College’s 2,840-acre campus is located in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains.

High Marks

Sweet Briar has a lot to be proud of.

8 out of 10

Sweet Briar students hold leadership roles in student organizations at twice the rate of other colleges.

8 out of 10

Sweet Briar students have at least one internship, compared to five out of 10 students at other colleges.


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