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Location and Setting


Sweet Briar Population
2,251
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Campus Size
3,250 acres

Weather

Temperature
24.7 average low in January, 82.6 average high in September
Rain
119 rainy days per year

Getting Around

Campus Map
Not reported
Nearest Bus Station
2 mile(s) from campus in Amherst
Nearest Train Station
15 mile(s) from campus in Lynchburg

Housing


College Housing
College offers housing to students
Types of Housing
Women only housing
Students in College Housing
93% of all students
Housing Requirements
Students required to live on campus through senior year
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students Living Off Campus/Commuting
7%
Off-Campus Housing Assistance
 

Security


24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices
Available
24-Hour Security Patrols
Available
Late-Night Transport/Escort Services
Available
Electronically Operated Housing Entrances
Available
Other
front gate security

Personal Support Services


Health Service
Offered
Personal Counseling
Offered
Child Care
Not offered

Sports and Recreation


Intercollegiate Athletics

Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division III
Mascot
Vixen
School Colors
Green and white

Intercollegiate Sports Offered

Sports Women Men
Offered Scholarships Offered Scholarships
Cross-Country Running x      
Equestrian Sports x      
Field Hockey x      
Golf x      
Lacrosse x      
Soccer x      
Softball x      
Swimming And Diving x      
Tennis x      
Women's Sports Offered Scholarships
Cross-Country Running x  
Equestrian Sports x  
Field Hockey x  
Golf x  
Lacrosse x  
Soccer x  
Softball x  
Swimming And Diving x  
Tennis x  
Mens's Sports Offered Scholarships
Cross-Country Running    
Equestrian Sports    
Field Hockey    
Golf    
Lacrosse    
Soccer    
Softball    
Swimming And Diving    
Tennis    
Women's Club Sports
 
Men's Club Sports
 

Recreational Sports

Intramural Sports
 

Student Activities


Activities and Organizations
choral groups, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper
Sororities
 
Fraternities
 
ROTC
 

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