Swarthmore Has a Disability Services Site
Individuals with disabilities make up 12.0% of the student population at Swarthmore. For more information on policies and accommodations that the college provides to ensure all students get the opportunity to participate, you can visit Swarthmore Disability Services.
Freshmen Living Arrangements at Swarthmore College
Swarthmore not only offers on-campus housing, they require freshmen to live on campus. If you are a returning adult or veteran, you can inquire about being exempted from such a requirement.
* Data compiled from students who received financial aid, including loans.
Full-time vs. Part-time Studies at Swarthmore College
Swarthmore has a comparatively small, student body. There were 1,577 undergraduates in 2018. Full-time attendance was 1,573 (99.7%). Part-time attendance was 4 (0.3%).
Swarthmore College is Ranked #6 for Overall Diversity
Compared to other colleges and universities across the nation, Swarthmore receives top marks for overall diversity. We rank Swarthmore #6 out of 2,179.
The chart below shows each element that we looked at to determine this ranking, and how that metric compares to the national average. 100 would indicate excellent diversity in each category, and 1 would mean poor diversity.
Swarthmore College Competes in the NCAA
Swarthmore has a total of 451 student athletes, 256 men and 195 women who compete in inter-collegiate athletics.
|Total Revenue (all teams)||$3,269,222|
|Total Expenses (all teams)||$3,240,387|
For more information about athletics including per-team sizes, coaching and scholarships check out our Guide to Swarthmore College Athletics