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Early Decision I Deadline is Nov 15, 2010.
Early Decision II Deadline is Jan 1, 2010.
Regular Decision Deadline is Jan 1, 2011.
Number of admitted International students is 34 (10.11%) out of 480 First-Year Undergraduate students.
Number of admitted Male students is 639 (31.37%) out of 2037 Male Applicants.
Number of admitted Female students is 905 (36.45%) out of 2483 Female Applicants.
Number of Applicants admitted Early Decision is 228 (50.00%) out of 456 Early Decision Applicants.
Number of Applicants admitted from Wait-list is 21 (4.40%) out of 477 Wait-listed Applicants.
Student-to-Faculty Ratio is 10.
Six-year graduation rate is 88% (2003 cohort).
Retention Rate is 94%.
25th Percentile to 75th Percentile
SAT Critical Reading score is 630 to 720.
SAT Math score is 640 to 720.
SAT Writing score is 630 to 710.
ACT Composite score is 28 to 31.
ACT Math score is 27 to 32.
ACT English score is 28 to 33.
ACT Writing score is 28 to 33.
Rigor of secondary school record is Very Important.
Class rank is Important.
Academic GPA is Important.
Standardized test scores are Important.
Application Essay is Important.
Recommendation is Important.
Interview is Considered.
Extracurricular activities are Important.
Talent/ability is Important.
Character/personal qualities are Very Important.
First generation status is Considered.
Alumni/ae relation is Considered.
Geographical residency is Considered.
State residency is Considered.
Religious affiliation/commitment is Not Considered.
Racial/ethnic status is Important.
Volunteer work is Considered.
Work experience is Considered.
Level of applicant’s interest is Considered.
Colby practices Need-aware and Full-need aid policy for International students.
Early Decision I Financial Aid Deadline is Nov 15, 2010.*
Early Decision II Financial Aid Deadline is Jan 1, 2011.*
Regular Decision Financial Aid Deadline is Feb 1, 2011.
* International Early Decision Applicant may apply for financial aid; may not apply to any Early Decision program at other colleges; may apply Early Action at other colleges.
Total Cost of Study (Tuition, Room, Board) is USD $50,320 (2010/11).
Average Financial Aid for Admitted Internationals is USD $44,119.
Number of Internationals Aided is 83 (85.57%) out of 97 Total Internationals.
Financial Aid Package is comprised of Grant Aid, Work-Study and No Loans.