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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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Young alumnae share their path to success

On Tuesday, Mar. 24 at 7 p.m., join Career Services, Alumnae Relations and Development and Admissions for a Young Alumnae Career Panel. During this panel, prospective and current students will have the opportunity to hear from and ask questions of six young alumnae in various professional paths. The panelists include: Lydia Fleck ’16, Bachelor of […]

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Update on spring semester

Dear students, faculty, staff, parents and friends, As people around the world grapple with how to respond to the coronavirus, I have consulted extensively with my colleagues at Sweet Briar and at other institutions, as well as with experts at the CDC, about how to best keep our community safe. This has been a difficult […]

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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 in 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.