Williams College

Williamstown, Massachusetts

#4 in Liberal Arts Colleges

  • Private (not-for-profit)4 Years (or High)Williamstown, MADegree-granting, primarily baccalaureate or aboveMaster's degree2,149 Students12.97 % Acceptance Rate6:1 Student-Faculty Ratio

    Williams College is a private (not-for-profit) (4 years or high) college located in Williamstown, Massachusetts. It has a total enrollment of 2,149 including undergraduate (2,095) and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 6 to 1. It is a Degree-granting, primarily baccalaureate or above school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Master's degree. The acceptance rate at Williams College is 12.97% for academic year 2018-2019 (undergraduate school).

    Williams College is accredited by New England Commission of Higher Education.

  • Open Admission Policy
    Acceptance Rate12.97 %
    Yield (Enrollment Rate)42.98 %
    Undergraduate Application Fees$65
    Graduate Application Fees$75

    The acceptance rate is 12.97% at Williams College where total 9,560 students applied and 1,240 were accepted. The yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 42.98% where 533 students finally enrolled out of 1,240 accepted students

  • Amounts
    Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$57,280
    Graduate Tuition & Fees$55,948
    On-Campus Living Costs$14,990

    The tuition & fees at Williams College, for academic year 2019-2020 is $57,280.

    The living cost including room, board, and other expenses is $14,990 when living on campus.

    Cost of Attendance
  • NCAA Member

    Campus Housing

    Meal Plan

    Study Abroad

    Remedial Service

    Career Counseling

    Employment Service

    Placement Service

    Williams College provides various learning opportunities and services for their students. It includes NCAA Member, Campus Housing, Meal Plan, Study Abroad, Remedial Service, Career Counseling, Employment Service and more.

    Explore campus life and get your opportunities at Williams College.

    Learning Opportunities & Services

The Numbers Say it All about Williams College

Key Stats for Williams College

Costs of Attendance extremely expensive

Williams College$57,280
All U.S. Colleges$15,474
Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges$22,854
4 Years or High Colleges$19,284
Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges in Massachusetts$34,037

Admission Chances extremely difficult to get in


Acceptance Rate

  • All U.S. Colleges68.10%
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges65.20%
  • 4 Years or High Colleges67.14%
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges in Massachusetts55.52%

Financial Helps low financial help rate


Financial Aid Rates

  • All U.S. Colleges67.44%
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges80.35%
  • 4 Years or High Colleges74.12%
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges in Massachusetts76.01%

Student Population small

Williams College2,149
All U.S. Colleges20,490,526
Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges4,265,082
4 Years or High Colleges14,167,576
Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges in Massachusetts290,863

Graduation Rates very high completion rate


Graduation Rate

  • All U.S. Colleges53.28%
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges53.92%
  • 4 Years or High Colleges48.69%
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges in Massachusetts66.65%

Major Programs few programs


Major Programs

  • All U.S. Colleges70
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges88
  • 4 Years or High Colleges109
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges in Massachusetts112
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