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Sweet Briar makes Princeton Review’s list of Best Southeastern colleges for 2020

Sweet Briar has once again been crowned a Best Southeastern college by The Princeton Review. According to the annual publication’s “Region by Region” web feature, the 656 schools on the five lists (Northeastern, Southeastern, Midwestern, Western and International) are deemed “academically outstanding and well worth consideration in your college search.”

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Babcock Season at Sweet Briar presents Cosmosis by BodyVox

The nationally renowned dance company, BodyVox, and live string quartet, New Asia Chamber Music Society, come together to perform Cosmosis at Sweet Briar College on Wednesday, Jan. 29, at 7:30 p.m. The dramatic and energy-charged performance will take place in the Murchison Lane Auditorium at Babcock Performing Arts Center and will delight both music aficionados […]

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Sweet Briar College unveils new logo for athletics

Sweet Briar College has added a new logo to the athletics brand: the FIERCE Vixen. This fresh and dynamic logo joins the legacy Vixen identity to create an expanded, powerful and meaningful brand. Sweet Briar College spent the past year reflecting on what Vixen athletics means to the Sweet Briar family and worked closely with […]

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Sweet Briar 101.

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


Sweet Briar students have ample opportunity to study abroad. Spend a summer, semester or year overseas.

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Sweet Briar College’s 3,250-acre campus is located the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains.

High Marks

Sweet Briar ranks among the best schools in the country for student loan repayment.

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.