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Concordia University Wisconsin
Mequon, WI
Concordia, founded in 1881, is a church-affiliated, liberal arts university. Its 155-acre campus is located in suburban Mequon, 14 miles from Milwaukee.
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Institution Type Private
Coeducational Yes
Undergraduate Students 3,830
   Women 2,495 (65.1%)
   Men 1,335 (34.9%)
Graduate Students 3,891
Entrance Difficulty Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate 74% of 2,632 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered No
Early Decision Offered No
Regular Admission Deadline Rolling
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPA 3.48
SAT Math Not reported
SAT Critical Reading Not reported
SAT Writing
ACT Composite 21-27 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 $39,690
  Tuition and Fees $27,910
  Room and Board $10,280
Average Percent of Need Met 80%
Average Freshman Award $24,318
Average Indebtedness of
2016 Graduates
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Academic Calendar System 4-1-4
General Education/Core Curriculum Required
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates 197
Regular Class Size 2-9 students: 18% of classes
10-19 students: 33% of classes
20-29 students: 38% of classes
30-39 students: 7% of classes
40-49 students: 1% of classes
50-99 students: 2% of classes
Mequon Population 23,334
Nearest Metropolitan Area Milwaukee
Freshman Housing Guarantee Freshmen are given priority consideration for housing
Students in College Housing 92% of freshmen, 58% of all students
Athletic Conferences NCAA Division III
Mascot Freddie the Falcon
Ethnicity of Students from U.S. 1.2% American Indian/Alaskan Native
1.2% Asian
13.5% Black/African-American
1.7% Hispanic/Latino
3.6% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.2% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
75.4% White
2.1% Unknown
International Students 2.0%
First-Year Students Returning 72.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years 37.9%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly Not reported