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The University of Cincinnati, founded in 1819, is a comprehensive, public institution. Its 137-acre campus is located two miles from downtown Cincinnati.

Website: www.uc.edu/

Public
Co-ed
26,608
Undergraduate
Students
(49.5%) 13,167 Women
(50.5%) 13,441 Men
10,596
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
78% of 21,161 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
Yes
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.61
SAT Math
560-680 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
613 average
560-660 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
26 average
23-28 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
In-state: $27,956
Out-of-state: $43,290
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $11,154
Out-of-state: $26,488
Room and Board
$11,668
Average Percent of Need Met
44%
Average Freshman Award
$8,688
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$25,877
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
2,212
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 19% of classes
10-19 students: 21% of classes
20-29 students: 24% of classes
30-39 students: 10% of classes
40-49 students: 9% of classes
50-99 students: 13% of classes
Over 100 students: 4% of classes
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Campus Life

Cincinnati Population
296,550
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Cincinnati
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
26% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division I
Mascot
Bearcat
Sororities
6% of women participate
Fraternities
6% of men participate
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.1% American Indian/Alaskan Native
4.0% Asian
7.7% Black/African-American
3.3% Hispanic/Latino
3.8% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
77.6% White
3.3% Unknown
International Students
4.3% from 138 countries
First-Year Students Returning
86.1%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
34.0%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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