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Hardin-Simmons, founded in 1891, is a church-affiliated, comprehensive university. Its 100-acre campus is located in Abilene, 150 miles west of Dallas/Fort Worth.

Website: www.hsutx.edu

Private
Co-ed
1,742
Undergraduate
Students
(53.4%) 931 Women
(46.6%) 811 Men
582
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
84% of 2,189 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.55
SAT Math
526 average
480-570 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
534 average
483-580 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
21 average
18-23 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
$45,082
Tuition and Fees
$31,366
Room and Board
$9,740
Average Percent of Need Met
83%
Average Freshman Award
$32,163
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$36,707
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
106
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 30% of classes
10-19 students: 41% of classes
20-29 students: 17% of classes
30-39 students: 10% of classes
40-49 students: 2% of classes
50-99 students: 1% of classes
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Campus Life

Abilene Population
118,117
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Not reported
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
57% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division III
Mascot
Cowboys
Sororities
Not reported
Fraternities
Not reported
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.6% American Indian/Alaskan Native
1.8% Asian
11.6% Black/African-American
20.7% Hispanic/Latino
3.6% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
61.0% White
0.6% Unknown
International Students
3.0% from 26 countries
First-Year Students Returning
67.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
38.3%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
13%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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