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Albion, founded in 1835, is a liberal arts college where students enjoy small classes, a dynamic faculty, and undergraduate research opportunities. The college is known for having high rates of graduates accepted at medical and law schools, strong business and modern language programs, nine Fulbright scholars in the past six years, and a premier equestrian program. Its 225-acre campus is located in south-central Michigan, half-way between Ann Arbor and Kalamazoo. 

Website: www.albion.edu/

Private
Co-ed
1,533
Undergraduate
Students
(54.3%) 832 Women
(45.7%) 701 Men
Not reported
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
68% of 4,226 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
Yes
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.47
SAT Math
500-610 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
568 average
510-630 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
23 average
20-26 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
$62,155
Tuition and Fees
$48,090
Room and Board
$12,380
Average Percent of Need Met
93%
Average Freshman Award
$46,451
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$40,347
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
117
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 17% of classes
10-19 students: 45% of classes
20-29 students: 25% of classes
30-39 students: 12% of classes
40-49 students: 1% of classes
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Campus Life

Albion Population
8,534
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Detroit
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
95% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division III
Mascot
Britons
Sororities
28% of women participate
Fraternities
35% of men participate
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.3% American Indian/Alaskan Native
2.1% Asian
15.3% Black/African-American
10.4% Hispanic/Latino
3.2% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.0% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
63.9% White
4.8% Unknown
International Students
1.7% from 11 countries
First-Year Students Returning
75.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
52.5%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
64%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
29.0%
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