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Private
Co-ed
8,718
Undergraduate
Students
(59.8%) 5,210 Women
(40.2%) 3,508 Men
736
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
82% of 11,971 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
Yes
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
March 3

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
Not reported
SAT Math
Not reported
SAT EBRW
Not reported
ACT Composite
Not reported
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
Not reported
Tuition and Fees
Not reported
Room and Board
Not reported
Average Percent of Need Met
70%
Average Freshman Award
$23,037
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
Not reported
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Quarter
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
294
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 10% of classes
10-19 students: 40% of classes
20-29 students: 23% of classes
30-39 students: 14% of classes
40-49 students: 12% of classes
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Campus Life

Providence Population
178,432
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Boston
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
44% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division III
Mascot
Wildcat
Sororities
Not reported
Fraternities
Not reported
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.1% American Indian/Alaskan Native
0.7% Asian
12.6% Black/African-American
11.8% Hispanic/Latino
8.5% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
61.5% White
4.7% Unknown
International Students
9.1%
First-Year Students Returning
77.7%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
46.0%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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