Vassar College

Acceptance Rate 20.15 %
SAT Average 1,480
2023 Tuition & Fees $64,800
Student Population 2,516
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $47,819

Academic Overview

Vassar College Campus, Poughkeepsie, NY
Vassar College is a private (not-for-profit), four-years institute located in Poughkeepsie, New York. It is a Baccalaureate College - Arts & Sciences by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Master's degree.
The 2023 tuition & fees is $64,800 for undergraduate students. The graduate school tuition & fees is $64,800.
The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 2,516 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 20.15% and the graduation rate is 93% last year.
The salary after graduation from Vassar College varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $61,500. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2023 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2022-2023, Vassar's tuition & fees is $64,800. For graduate programs, its 2023 average tuition & fees is $64,800.
Data source for 2023 Tuition: NCES
2023 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2023 key academic statistics at Vassar. The acceptance rate of Vassar is 20.15% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 30.96%. The average graduation rate is 93% and the transfer-out rate is 2%.
The average received amount of financial aid is $47,819 and 63% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 2,516 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 8 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Vassar College is 20.15 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Vassar College is 93 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Vassar College is 2 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Vassar College is 95 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Vassar College is 2,516
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Vassar College is 8 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
8 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $47,819 at Vassar College.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address124 Raymond Ave, Poughkeepsie, NY 12604
Online Applicationwww.vassar.edu/admissions/apply/
Financial Aidwww.vassar.edu/admissions/financial-aid/
Net Price Calculatorhttps://npc.collegeboard.org/student/app/vassar
Veterans Tuitionwww.vassar.edu/admissions/apply/veterans/
Disability Serviceaccessibilityandeducationalopportunity.vassar.edu/

Offered Degrees

Vassar offers 49 major programs on-site (in-person class) only. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Bachelor's Degree480
Master's Degree10

Special Learning Opportunities

Vassar College does not offer online classes (distance learning opportunities) for any degree program. The school provides teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassNo
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:2,448)
Board/Meal Plan

Veterans Benefits

Vassar College has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges