Smith College History
Smith College is a private women's liberal arts college situated in Northampton, Massachusetts. The college was empowered in 1871 by a contribution of Sophia Smith and commenced in 1875 with 14 students and 6 faculties. The United States Naval Reserve Midshipmen's School at Smith College was training grounds for junior officers of the Women's Reserve of the U.S. Naval Reserve and was known as "USS Northampton’’ in short.
Smith College Programs, Courses, and Schools
Smith College has 285 professors and offers 41 academic departments and programs. It was the first women's college in the United States to award its own undergraduate degrees in engineering.
Smith College Campuses
Smith College has 11 varsity sports, more than 200 clubs and organizations that cater to Smith students’ variety of interests. There are a lot of options that can be found based on academic, political, cultural, and athletic interests. If a student doesn’t find an organization that fits their specific interest or need, they can create their own organization.
Smith College Achievements and USP
Smith College seeks to provide an educational opportunity for qualified students, knowing that many of the students will require financial aid. Smith College grants need-based aid to non-U.S. citizens, for both first-year and September transfer applicants. The group of international students is very competitive and the support provided from the college ranges widely, depending on the particular family situation.
Smith College Notable Alumni
Madeleine L'Engle (author), Sylvia Plath (poet, novelist and short story author), Jane Yolen (children's book author), Yolanda King (activist)
Smith College Programs
Smith College Application Requirements
Smith College Cost of studies
Undergraduate: USD 52,120
Fees may vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific fees.
Smith College Deadlines
Bachelors: March 31
Masters: March 31
Deadlines may vary for each program. Please visit the program page for specific deadlines.
Smith College Rankings
RegionalUnited States of America
Northampton, MA 01063, USA,United States of America