Colby-Sawyer College (Colby-Sawyer)

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Colby-Sawyer College can be found in New London, NH, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. Colby-Sawyer has an enrollment of around a thousand students.

Colby-Sawyer College sends acceptance letters to approximately 80% of students applying each year. Of those that are admitted, nearly 15% attended the school. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall Colby-Sawyer Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013


The overall acceptance rate for Colby-Sawyer College was reported as 83.1% in Fall 2013 with over 3,400 college applications submitted to Colby-Sawyer College. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2019 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2019-2020 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Colby-Sawyer College has been slowly getting higher over the past years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 79.8%
  • 2010-2011: 77.3%
  • 2011-2012: 83.0%
  • 2012-2013: 84.7%
  • 2013-2014: 83.1%
  • Projected Colby-Sawyer Acceptance Rate 2019-2020: 82.6%

How Does Colby-Sawyer Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for Colby-Sawyer is fifty percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

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New England College90.0%
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Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • School Records are Required
  • Submit Recommendation Letters are Required
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2013)

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