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Manchester, founded in 1889, is a church-affiliated, liberal arts college. Its 124-acre campus is located one mile from downtown North Manchester, 35 miles west of Fort Wayne.

Website: www.manchester.edu/

Private
Co-ed
1,191
Undergraduate
Students
(53.0%) 631 Women
(47.0%) 560 Men
339
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
59% of 4,253 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.41
SAT Math
Not reported
SAT EBRW
Not reported
ACT Composite
Not reported
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
$46,412
Tuition and Fees
$33,624
Room and Board
$10,050
Average Percent of Need Met
86%
Average Freshman Award
$31,865
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$33,838
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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
73
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 16% of classes
10-19 students: 40% of classes
20-29 students: 25% of classes
30-39 students: 18% of classes
40-49 students: 1% of classes
50-99 students: 1% of classes
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Campus Life

North Manchester Population
6,012
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Not reported
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
74% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division III
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Sororities
Not reported
Fraternities
Not reported
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.1% American Indian/Alaskan Native
1.5% Asian
8.8% Black/African-American
7.2% Hispanic/Latino
4.1% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.0% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
75.1% White
3.2% Unknown
International Students
3.5% from 20 countries
First-Year Students Returning
60.2%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
44.6%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
50%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
21.0%
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