Agnes Scott College Summary

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Basic Statistics

Decatur, GA
Full-Time Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
In-State Tuition
Out-of-State Tuition
Room & Board
Acceptance Rate
62 %
Admission Difficulty
Average SAT Scores
Average ACT Scores

Best ThingsMore . . .

  • Everyone is so friendly, both faculty and students.
  • It's small, with a community-like feel. It is a very accepting place.
  • The campus is very diverse.
  • The campus is beautiful and has a history behind it.

Worst ThingsMore . . .

  • Without scholarships or loans, Agnes is super expensive.
  • Dining at Agnes isn't very vegetarian friendly.
  • You must have special permission from the school to live off campus.
  • The Internet connection, Ethernet and wireless, can be flaky.

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Overall ExperienceWhat's This?

Agnes Scott is a liberal arts school with a small professor-to-student ratio, with rigorous academics and a thriving club life. The professors are all passionate about the subjects they teach and have had some experience in their fields, too. For the most part, they bring their all to each class. Not only are the professors intelligent and passionate, but they are also personable. There are few professors who are difficult to speak with about problems, anxieties, or comments about a class. The same can be said for all of the faculty and staff at Agnes. Everyone is committed to allowing students to learn and grow. The small community helps everything be personal.

Agnes helps to shape students into well-rounded individuals with the skills to enter a career. In order to get the full Agnes experience, it's important to put yourself out there. Many skills can't be acquired without reaching out to the College's offices or clubs/organizations. However, the most important thing any prospective student should remember about Agnes when making her big decision is that Agnes is a small, private, women's liberal arts college. All of these factors are important to consider because they will determine the experience you have. All in all, the Agnes experience is a wonderful one, but students should be aware that this experience is only obtained if they actively engage in the community around them.

Agnes Scott Student Reviews

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3 College Freshman

Campus Housing: Not the best, but the rooms are nice

3 College Freshman

Diversity: Sometimes TOO MUCH diversity is frustrating

1 College Freshman

Greek Life: We do not have Greek Life

5 College Freshman

Academics: I love my classes and the professors are phenomenal

4 College Freshman

Scholarships: Apply early and don't be afraid to interview!


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