College Matriculation

Shady Side Academy enjoys a 100% college matriculation rate. Our three full-time college counselors work individually with students and their families to determine the college options that best suit their needs. Students are encouraged to choose a college that provides a challenging yet comfortable atmosphere for their intellectual interests, abilities, activities and potential for growth.

The following is a list of colleges attended by SSA graduates of the Classes of 2018-2021:

Allegheny College
American University
Amherst College
Arizona State University
Auburn University
Babson College
Barnard College
Bates College
Boston College
Boston University
Bowdoin College
Bowling Green State University
Brown University
Bryn Mawr College
Bucknell University
Carleton College
Carnegie Mellon University
Case Western Reserve University
Chapman University
Chatham University
Colby College
Colgate University
College of Charleston
College of the Holy Cross
College of Wooster
Colorado College
Colorado State University
Columbia University
Connecticut College
Cornell University
Dartmouth College
Davidson College
Denison University
DePaul University
Dickinson College
Drexel University
Duke University
Duquesne University
Eckerd College
Elon University
Emerson College
Emory University
Fairfield University
Ferris State University
Fordham University
Franklin & Marshall College
Gannon University
George Washington University
Georgetown University
Georgia Institute of Technology
Gordon College
Goucher College
Grove City College
Harvard University
High Point University
Hobart and William Smith Colleges
Howard University
Indiana University
Ithaca College
John Carroll University
Johns Hopkins University
Kent State University
Kenyon College
Kutztown University of Pennsylvania
Lafayette College
Lake Forest College
Le Cordon Bleu Paris
Lehigh University
Loyola Marymount University
Loyola University Chicago
Marietta College
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
McGill University
Mercyhurst University
Miami University
Michigan State University
Middlebury College
Montana State University
Mount Holyoke College
Muhlenberg College
Nazareth College
New York University
Niagara University
Northeastern University
Northwestern University

Norwich University
Ohio State University
Ohio University
Paul Smith's College
Pennsylvania State University-Berks
Pennsylvania State University-Greater Allegheny
Pennsylvania State University-University Park
Pennsylvania State University-World Campus
Point Park University
Princeton University
Purdue University
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Rhode Island School of Design
Rhodes College
Rice University
Rochester Institute of Technology
Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology
Saint Francis University
Saint Louis University
Sarah Lawrence College
Skidmore College
Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania
Southern Methodist University
Spring Arbor University
St. Lawrence University
St. Olaf College
Stanford University
Swarthmore College
Syracuse University
Temple University
Texas Christian University
Tufts University
Tulane University
Union College
United States Military Academy
United States Naval Academy
University of Alabama
University of California-Berkeley
University of California-Los Angeles
University of California-San Diego
University of Chicago
University of Cincinnati
University of Colorado Boulder
University of Denver
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
University of Kentucky
University of Maryland
University of Massachusetts-Amherst
University of Miami
University of Michigan
University of Minnesota-Twin Cities
University of Mount Union
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
University of Notre Dame
University of Pennsylvania
University of Pittsburgh
University of Rhode Island
University of Richmond
University of Rochester
University of San Diego
University of Southern California
University of St Andrews
University of Tennessee
University of Virginia
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Vanderbilt University
Villanova University
Virginia Tech
Wake Forest University
Walsh University
Washington & Jefferson College
Washington and Lee University
Washington University in St Louis
Western Michigan University
Wilkes University
Williams College
Yale University
York College of Pennsylvania

College Lists by Year