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Japanese Gardens

Developed by Carleton Professor Bardwell Smith and..

Goodhue Bridge

Carleton's 950-acre campus includes two lakes (kno..

Recreation Center

Dedicated in 2000, the Recreation Center provides ..

Dining Center

Housed in the new (spring 2001) Language and Dinin..

Laurence McKinley Gould Library

Named for the Antarctic explorer and past presiden..

Japanese Gardens

Developed by Carleton Professor Bardwell Smith and designed by David Slawson, the tranquil garden was created by meticulously following Jpanese gardening principles using native Minnesota stone. It is an excellent spot for quiet contemplation.

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school information

University Name Carleton College
Location 1 N COLLEGE ST-STU. FIN SERV., NORTHFIELD, Minnesota, 55057
General information 5072224000
Year established 1866
Type Private not-for-profit - Four or more years
Highest Degree offered Bachelor's degree
Campus Setting Suburban
Total number of applicants 7324
Percent of applicants admitted 19 %
New admissions percent of total enrollment 37 %

Test scores 25th Percentile * 75th Percentile **
SAT Critical Reading and Writing 670 750
SAT Math 690 790
ACT Composite 31 34
ACT English - -
ACT Math - -

*25% of students scored at or below
**75% of students scored at or below
- Data not available or not applicable for this institution

Total enrollment 2097  
Undergraduate enrollment 2097  
Full-time undergrads 2077  
Part-time undergrads 20  
Graduate enrollment 0  
Student body coed  
Men 48%  
Women 52%  

    Degrees include:

    Liberal Arts Visual and Performing Arts Social Sciences
    Psychology Computer Science Biology

    Special programs

    • Study abroad


    • Member of NAA
    • Member of NCAA

    Men sports Women sports
    • Basketball
    • Cross country
    • Golf
    • Soccer
    • Swimming & diving
    • Tennis
    • Track & field
    • Volleyball
    • Wrestling
    • Blog
    • Basketball
    • Cross country
    • Golf
    • Soccer
    • Swimming & diving
    • Tennis
    • Track & field
    • Volleyball
    • Wrestling
    • Blog

    Estimated expenses - undergrads In-state Out-of-state  
    Tuition $56778 $56778  
    Required fees $333 $333  
    Room and board - -  

    Estimated financial aid - undergrads % Receiving Average Amount  
    Grant or scholarship aid 57% $39778  
    Pell grants 13% $4830  
    Federal student loan 41% $4916  

    * Information is based on Academic Year data provided by the National Center for Education Statistics. Please visit the school's official website for the most current information.

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