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Denison University

Granville, OH

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Denison, founded in 1831, is a liberal arts university. Its 1,200-acre campus is located in Granville, 28 miles east of Columbus.

Web Sitewww.denison.edu/
Institution TypePrivate
CoeducationalYes
Undergraduate Students2,277
   Women1,257 (55.2%)
   Men1,020 (44.8%)
Graduate StudentsNot reported

ADMISSION

Entrance DifficultyVery difficult
Overall Admission Rate44% of 6,881 applicants were admitted
Early Action OfferedNo
Early Decision OfferedYes
Regular Admission DeadlineJanuary 15
Selection of Students
FactorVery ImportantImportantConsideredNot Considered
Academic GPAX
Standardized TestsX
EssayX
Extracurricular ActivitiesX
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPA3.70
SAT Math648 average
600-700 range of middle 50%
SAT Critical Reading630 average
590-680 range of middle 50%
SAT WritingNot reported
ACT Composite30 average
28-32 range of middle 50%

MONEY MATTERS

Cost of Attendance$62,480
Tuition and Fees
$48,960
Room and Board
$11,970
Average Percent of Need Met89%
Average Freshman Award$39,755
Average Indebtedness of
2016 Graduates
$28,833

ACADEMICS

Academic Calendar SystemSemester
General Education/
Core Curriculum
Not required
Full-Time Faculty
Teaching Undergraduates
216
Regular Class Size2-9 students: 14% of classes
10-19 students: 54% of classes
20-29 students: 30% of classes
30-39 students: 1% of classes
40-49 students: 0% of classes
50-99 students: 0% of classes

CAMPUS LIFE

Granville Population5,638
Nearest Metropolitan AreaColumbus
Freshman Housing GuaranteeFreshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing 99% of freshmen, 99% of all students
Athletic ConferencesNCAA Division III
MascotBig Red
Sororities83% of women participate
Fraternities 76% of men participate

STUDENTS

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.0.0% American Indian/Alaskan Native
4.5% Asian
7.2% Black/African-American
10.4% Hispanic/Latino
4.2% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
71.8% White
1.8% Unknown
International Students8.5% from 34 countries
First-Year Students Returning89.0%
Students Graduating
Within 4 Years
Not reported
Graduates Offered Full-Time
Employment Within 6 Months
60%
Graduates Pursuing
Advanced Study Directly
21.0%
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CLASS OF 2022 Profile of Students on COLLEGEdata
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  GPA SAT ACT
UW W M ERW  
Average 3.60 3.95 697 679 28
Low 2.95 3.20 640 580 22
High 4.00 5.00 780 750 32
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DID YOU KNOW?

• Denison's 350-acre Biological Reserve is within walking distance of campus.

• Virtually all of Denison's students live on campus.

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