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University of Findlay
Findlay, OH
Findlay, founded in 1882, is a church-affiliated, liberal arts university. Its 142-acre campus is located in Findlay, 45 miles south of Toledo.
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Institution Type Private
Coeducational Yes
Undergraduate Students 3,661
   Women 2,340 (63.9%)
   Men 1,321 (36.1%)
Graduate Students 1,417
Entrance Difficulty Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate 73% of 2,976 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered No
Early Decision Offered No
Regular Admission Deadline Rolling
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPA 3.53
SAT Math 526 average
470-480 range of middle 50%
SAT Critical Reading 521 average
470-560 range of middle 50%
SAT Writing
ACT Composite 25 average
20-25 range of middle 50%
Selection of Students
Factor Very Important Important Considered Not Considered
Academic GPA X      
Standardized Tests X      
Essay X      
Extracurricular Activities   X    
Cost of Attendance $44,140
  Tuition and Fees $32,402
  Room and Board $9,538
Average Percent of Need Met 82%
Average Freshman Award $24,531
Average Indebtedness of
2016 Graduates
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Academic Calendar System Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum Required
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates 209
Regular Class Size 2-9 students: 15% of classes
10-19 students: 37% of classes
20-29 students: 31% of classes
30-39 students: 13% of classes
40-49 students: 2% of classes
50-99 students: 2% of classes
Findlay Population 41,526
Nearest Metropolitan Area Toledo
Freshman Housing Guarantee Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing 70% of freshmen, 40% of all students
Athletic Conferences NCAA Division II
Mascot Oilers
Sororities 2% of women participate
Fraternities 1% of men participate
Ethnicity of Students from U.S. 0.1% American Indian/Alaskan Native
1.0% Asian
3.1% Black/African-American
2.4% Hispanic/Latino
2.2% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.0% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
90.1% White
1.0% Unknown
International Students 6.5% from 27 countries
First-Year Students Returning 80.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years 52.5%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months 58%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly 35.0%