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University of the Cumberlands (formerly Cumberland College), founded in 1889, is a church-affiliated, liberal arts college. Its 50-acre campus is located in Williamsburg, 60 miles north of Knoxville.

Website: www.ucumberlands.edu/

Private
Co-ed
3,082
Undergraduate
Students
(55.6%) 1,713 Women
(44.4%) 1,369 Men
4,611
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
71% of 2,326 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
August 31

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.47
SAT Math
Not reported
SAT EBRW
Not reported
ACT Composite
22 average
19-25 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
$32,000
Tuition and Fees
$23,000
Room and Board
$9,000
Average Percent of Need Met
80%
Average Freshman Award
$23,315
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$25,198
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
162
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 28% of classes
10-19 students: 32% of classes
20-29 students: 24% of classes
30-39 students: 13% of classes
40-49 students: 2% of classes
50-99 students: 0% of classes
Over 100 students: 0% of classes
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Campus Life

Williamsburg Population
5,302
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Knoxville
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
80% of all students
Athletic Conferences
National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics
Mascot
Patriot
Sororities
Not reported
Fraternities
Not reported
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.4% American Indian/Alaskan Native
0.4% Asian
5.5% Black/African-American
2.0% Hispanic/Latino
1.6% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
80.3% White
9.7% Unknown
International Students
2.5% from 26 countries
First-Year Students Returning
65.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
23.6%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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