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Juniata College
Huntingdon, PA
Juniata, founded in 1876, is a church-affiliated, liberal arts college. Its 110-acre campus, 350-acre nature preserve, and 665-acre environmental studies field are located in Huntingdon.
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Institution Type Private
Coeducational Yes
Undergraduate Students 3,796
   Women Not reported
   Men Not reported
Graduate Students Not reported
Entrance Difficulty Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate 75% of 2,386 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered Yes
Early Decision Offered Yes
Regular Admission Deadline February 15
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPA 3.71
SAT Math 569 average
520-620 range of middle 50%
SAT Critical Reading 573 average
520-620 range of middle 50%
SAT Writing
ACT Composite 23-29 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 $56,010
  Tuition and Fees $42,170
  Room and Board $11,590
Average Percent of Need Met 85%
Average Freshman Award $32,797
Average Indebtedness of
2016 Graduates
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Academic Calendar System Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum Required
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates 108
Regular Class Size 2-9 students: 27% of classes
10-19 students: 45% of classes
20-29 students: 16% of classes
30-39 students: 7% of classes
40-49 students: 3% of classes
50-99 students: 2% of classes
Huntingdon Population 7,073
Nearest Metropolitan Area  
Freshman Housing Guarantee Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing 99% of freshmen, 82% of all students
Athletic Conferences NCAA Division III
Mascot Eagles
Ethnicity of Students from U.S. 0.1% American Indian/Alaskan Native
4.5% Asian
3.3% Black/African-American
4.4% Hispanic/Latino
3.3% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.0% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
79.0% White
5.5% Unknown
International Students 2.8% from 37 countries
First-Year Students Returning 84.8%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years 72.0%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months 68%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly 27.0%