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Ursinus is a church-affiliated college of arts and sciences. Founded in 1869, it adopted coeducation in 1881. Its 165-acre campus is located in Collegeville, 30 miles northwest of Philadelphia.

Website: www.ursinus.edu/

Private
Co-ed
1,435
Undergraduate
Students
(50.7%) 727 Women
(49.3%) 708 Men
Not reported
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
71% of 3,361 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
Yes
Early Decision Offered
Yes
Regular Admission Deadline
February 1

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.25
SAT Math
614 average
560-660 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
618 average
580-660 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
26 average
23-28 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
$70,052
Tuition and Fees
$53,610
Room and Board
$13,120
Average Percent of Need Met
83%
Average Freshman Award
$43,351
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$42,113
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
122
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 52% of classes
10-19 students: 30% of classes
20-29 students: 16% of classes
30-39 students: 2% of classes
40-49 students: 0% of classes
50-99 students: 0% of classes
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Campus Life

Collegeville Population
5,144 
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Philadelphia
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
93% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division III
Mascot
Bears
Sororities
Not reported
Fraternities
Not reported
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.1% American Indian/Alaskan Native
4.0% Asian
8.0% Black/African-American
7.9% Hispanic/Latino
3.4% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
72.9% White
3.6% Unknown
International Students
2.2% from 20 countries
First-Year Students Returning
88.8%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
74.6%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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