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Linfield, founded in 1849, is a church-affiliated, liberal arts college. Its 195-acre campus is located in McMinnville, 38 miles southwest of Portland.

Website: www.linfield.edu/

Private
Co-ed
1,376
Undergraduate
Students
(60.5%) 833 Women
(39.5%) 543 Men
Not reported
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
81% of 2,199 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
Yes
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
February 1

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.68
SAT Math
510-590 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
560 average
510-610 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
23 average
20-25 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
$59,452
Tuition and Fees
$44,062
Room and Board
$12,670
Average Percent of Need Met
85%
Average Freshman Award
$38,668
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$34,792
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
4-1-4
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
123
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 27% of classes
10-19 students: 45% of classes
20-29 students: 21% of classes
30-39 students: 6% of classes
40-49 students: 1% of classes
50-99 students: 1% of classes
Over 100 students: 0% of classes
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Campus Life

McMinnville Population
32,187
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Portland
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
73% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division III
Mascot
Wildcat
Sororities
27% of women participate
Fraternities
28% of men participate
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.9% American Indian/Alaskan Native
4.6% Asian
2.2% Black/African-American
18.2% Hispanic/Latino
8.1% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
1.4% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
61.0% White
3.5% Unknown
International Students
4.4% from 23 countries
First-Year Students Returning
79.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
55.1%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
10.0%
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