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Assumption, founded in 1904, is a church-affiliated, liberal arts college. Its 175-acre campus is located in Worcester, approximately three miles from the center of the city.

Website: www.assumption.edu/

Private
Co-ed
1,938
Undergraduate
Students
(56.7%) 1,099 Women
(43.3%) 839 Men
391
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
81% of 4,178 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
Yes
Early Decision Offered
Yes
Regular Admission Deadline
February 15

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.34
SAT Math
540-610 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
586 average
550-628 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
26 average
24-28 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
$58,244
Tuition and Fees
$42,316
Room and Board
$13,128
Average Percent of Need Met
77%
Average Freshman Award
$30,799
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
Not reported
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
135
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 10% of classes
10-19 students: 34% of classes
20-29 students: 44% of classes
30-39 students: 10% of classes
40-49 students: 1% of classes
50-99 students: 0% of classes
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Campus Life

Worcester Population
182,669
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Boston
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
84% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division II
Mascot
Greyhound
Sororities
 
Fraternities
 
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.1% American Indian/Alaskan Native
2.7% Asian
5.0% Black/African-American
7.9% Hispanic/Latino
2.1% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
78.2% White
4.0% Unknown
International Students
1.8% from 14 countries
First-Year Students Returning
83.1%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
71.6%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
59%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
24.1%
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