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Itís widely accepted that higher education leads to better life outcomes, yet college remains an unfulfilled hope for many young Americans.


For First-Year Students

Who goes to Smith? We could quote statistics on geographic distribution, class rank and College Board examination scores. But statistics do little to give you a sense of the vibrancy, intelligence and talent of the women who choose Smith. Every incoming class includes some who have unusual talents and maybe some weaknesses. Though diverse, all have strong academic records, as well as several other attributes that the board of admission seeks: motivation, determination and curiosity.

Find out what it is like to live at Smith. Check out the Life of a First-Year, Smith's amazing houses and our fun hometown: Northampton.


CONSTRUCTION ALERT! Allow for extra time when traveling to Smith. Learn more


Check out our students' blog, Smith by Smithies.


Information for Fall 2017 applicants on the Redesigned SAT I.


View the new Smith College Virtual Tour.


Información para padres.


Information on disability services is available here.


Learn more about research at Smith's MacLeish Field Station .


Questions about admission or financial aid?


Check out this fantastic resource for the entire Smith community! The Ada and Archibald MacLeish Field Station.


Career, graduate school, fellowship; what would you like to do after Smith? Learn more.



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