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Sweet Briar named among Most Innovative Schools in nation by U.S. News

Sweet Briar College is one of the nation’s Most Innovative Schools, according to the 2019 U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges rankings.

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Sweet Briar awards 2019 Girl Scouts scholarships to two first-years

Sweet Briar College has awarded this year’s Girl Scouts Gold Award Scholarship to two members from the Class of 2023: Jesseca Ballard and Cynthia Plaugher. This marks the second year the joint scholarship has been awarded.

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Admissions Blog: 3 reasons why Sweet Work Weeks is my favorite new tradition at Sweet Briar

Traditions are among the most beloved parts of the Sweet Briar experience. Recently, Sweet Briar alumnae have fiercely embraced a new tradition. For the last five summers, we have come together for Sweet Work Weeks to help prepare campus for the new school year.

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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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40%

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

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Visit Campus

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

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High Marks

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

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8 out of 10

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

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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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