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Aquinas, founded in 1922, is a church-affiliated college of liberal arts and professional study. Its 107-acre campus is located in a residential area of Grand Rapids.

Website: www.aquinas.edu/

Private
Co-ed
1,456
Undergraduate
Students
(57.4%) 836 Women
(42.6%) 620 Men
144
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
69% of 1,883 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.49
SAT Math
490-600 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
510-600 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
20-26 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
$47,728
Tuition and Fees
$35,086
Room and Board
$9,876
Average Percent of Need Met
81%
Average Freshman Award
$27,329
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$30,158
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
90
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 20% of classes
10-19 students: 43% of classes
20-29 students: 31% of classes
30-39 students: 3% of classes
40-49 students: 2% of classes
50-99 students: 1% of classes
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Campus Life

Grand Rapids Population
192,294
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Grand Rapids
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
46% of all students
Athletic Conferences
National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics
Mascot
Nelson' the campus chipmunk
Sororities
Not reported
Fraternities
Not reported
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.4% American Indian/Alaskan Native
1.4% Asian
5.1% Black/African-American
8.2% Hispanic/Latino
2.0% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.2% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
67.1% White
15.6% Unknown
International Students
3.2%
First-Year Students Returning
78.1%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
40.3%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
72%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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