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It begins with a promise
and ends with a plan.

The Marlboro Promise is a guarantee we make to all incoming students: no matter what you study, you’ll graduate with the skills you need for a successful life, however you choose to define it.


Marlboro graduates Class of 2020

Final class demonstrates resilience and determination against all odds.

A Landscape of Interactions

Kristen Thompson ’19 explores sustainable land use from farm to fiction in her Plan of Concentration.


The Philosophy of Fashion

Raghavendra Rathore ’91 designs with “emotion and a sense of responsibility.”


Broomball 2020

Students, faculty, staff, and alumni compete for the coveted golden broom

Marlboro’s faculty to student ratio is
5 to 1

— one of the lowest in the US.


of alumni say that Marlboro’s emphasis on self-directed learning has helped them continue to identify, develop, and pursue their ideas and interests.

Our average class size is


Our campus has

miles of hiking and jogging trails on 350 acres.

The average number of books checked out by Marlboro students each year from our library system:

The national average is 6.

Average inches of snowfall in Marlboro:

That’s a lot of snow sculptures!

Cost for cookies from the cookie drawer:

(a coveted dining hall tradition)

Number of fast-food chains on campus:

of Marlboro graduates say their education prepared them well for graduate school or further academic study.


“If you’re interested, that will grow.”

Emmanuel Miller talks about academics and community at Marlboro.

A Historic Partnership

For 69 years, Marlboro Music has held its summer community on Marlboro’s hilltop campus. Learn more about our partnership.