C O L L E G E   P R O F I L E   -   O V E R V I E W
Tiffin University
Tiffin, OH
Tiffin, founded in 1888, is a private university of business. Its 103-acre campus is located in Tiffin, 55 miles southeast of Toledo.
Web Site
Institution Type Private
Coeducational Yes
Undergraduate Students 2,353
   Women 1,114 (47.3%)
   Men 1,239 (52.7%)
Graduate Students 997
Entrance Difficulty Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate 60% of 3,653 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered No
Early Decision Offered No
Regular Admission Deadline Rolling
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPA 3.03
SAT Math 474 average
400-500 range of middle 50%
SAT Critical Reading 475 average
400-510 range of middle 50%
SAT Writing
ACT Composite 21 average
17-22 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 $36,825
  Tuition and Fees $23,125
  Room and Board $10,200
Average Percent of Need Met 68%
Average Freshman Award $18,876
Average Indebtedness of
2016 Graduates
C O L L E G E   P R O F I L E   -   O V E R V I E W   -   2
Academic Calendar System Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum Required
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates 84
Regular Class Size 2-9 students: 31% of classes
10-19 students: 24% of classes
20-29 students: 28% of classes
30-39 students: 14% of classes
40-49 students: 2% of classes
50-99 students: 0% of classes
Tiffin Population 17,832
Nearest Metropolitan Area Toledo
Freshman Housing Guarantee Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing 83% of freshmen, 58% of all students
Athletic Conferences NCAA Division II
Mascot Dragons
Sororities 1% of women participate
Fraternities 1% of men participate
Ethnicity of Students from U.S. 0.1% American Indian/Alaskan Native
0.6% Asian
13.2% Black/African-American
3.9% Hispanic/Latino
1.4% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
47.3% White
33.4% Unknown
International Students 12.3% from 33 countries
First-Year Students Returning 64.9%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years 28.5%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months 82%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly Not reported