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University of Redlands
Redlands, CA
Redlands, founded in 1907, is a private, liberal arts university. Its 140-acre campus is located in Redlands, 65 miles east of Los Angeles.
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Institution Type Private
Coeducational Yes
Undergraduate Students 3,493
   Women 1,955 (56.0%)
   Men 1,538 (44.0%)
Graduate Students 1,722
Entrance Difficulty Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate 68% of 4,790 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered Yes
Early Decision Offered Yes
Regular Admission Deadline January 15
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPA 3.62
SAT Math 570 average
510-610 range of middle 50%
SAT Critical Reading 570 average
510-610 range of middle 50%
SAT Writing
ACT Composite 25 average
22-28 range of middle 50%
Selection of Students
Factor Very Important Important Considered Not Considered
Academic GPA X      
Standardized Tests   X    
Essay   X    
Extracurricular Activities     X  
Cost of Attendance $64,993
  Tuition and Fees $46,570
  Room and Board $13,480
Average Percent of Need Met 84%
Average Freshman Award $34,212
Average Indebtedness of
2016 Graduates
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Academic Calendar System 4-1-4
General Education/Core Curriculum Required
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates 199
Regular Class Size 2-9 students: 25% of classes
10-19 students: 40% of classes
20-29 students: 25% of classes
30-39 students: 8% of classes
40-49 students: 1% of classes
50-99 students: 0% of classes
Over 100 students: 0% of classes
Redlands Population 69,916
Nearest Metropolitan Area Los Angeles
Freshman Housing Guarantee Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing 92% of freshmen, 59% of all students
Athletic Conferences NCAA Division III
Mascot Bulldog
Sororities 13% of women participate
Fraternities 10% of men participate
Ethnicity of Students from U.S. 0.8% American Indian/Alaskan Native
5.9% Asian
4.6% Black/African-American
27.5% Hispanic/Latino
4.7% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.6% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
48.2% White
7.7% Unknown
International Students 1.4% from 14 countries
First-Year Students Returning 85.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years 65.3%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months 51%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly 19.3%