In 2018, Sweet Briar embarked on an ambitious plan to make agriculture and sustainability a cornerstone of the campus and student experience. By leveraging the unique resources of the College’s expansive campus, we have brought our agricultural lands back to life. These operations include a 20-hive apiary, two vineyards, a wildflower pollinator meadow and a […]Read More >
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The improved financial health of Sweet Briar College has been recognized by S&P Global, which has raised the school’s long-term rating to BB from BB-. S&P noted that Sweet Briar’s outlook is stable. One important factor in the rating is Sweet Briar’s enrollment, which has been steadily increasing over the last three years and has […]Read More >
Christina M. “CM” Burroughs ’04 majored in English and creative writing at Sweet Briar. Her recent poetry collection, “Master Suffering”, was named to the Longlist for the 2021 National Book Award. When she graduated from Sweet Briar, she had to choose between pursuing a law degree or pursuing her MFA. CM went on to earn […]Read More >
Sweet Briar has one of only two ABET-accredited engineering programs at women’s colleges in the United States.WOMEN IN ENGINEERING >
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Sweet Briar College’s 2,840-acre campus is located in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains.SWEET BRIAR, VA >
Sweet Briar has a lot to be proud of.SWEET BRIAR ACCOLADES >
Sweet Briar students hold leadership roles in student organizations at twice the rate of other colleges.CLUBS AND ORGANIZATIONS >
Sweet Briar students have at least one internship, compared to five out of 10 students at other colleges.INTERNSHIPS >
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Take a quick virtual tour of the Sweet Briar Campus, with our YouVisit tour! You’ll be taken on an immersive walking tour of campus featuring our beautiful, pastoral grounds, our historic campus architecture, and our inviting, enriching academic and residential buildings.
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