C O L L E G E   P R O F I L E   -   O V E R V I E W
Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland, OH
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Institution Type Private
Coeducational Yes
Undergraduate Students 5,152
   Women 2,324 (45.1%)
   Men 2,828 (54.9%)
Graduate Students 6,512
Entrance Difficulty Very difficult
Overall Admission Rate 35% of 23,115 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered Yes
Early Decision Offered Yes
Regular Admission Deadline January 15
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPA Not reported
SAT Math 722 average
680-770 range of middle 50%
SAT Critical Reading 664 average
620-720 range of middle 50%
SAT Writing
ACT Composite 32 average
30-34 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 $63,404
  Tuition and Fees $46,006
  Room and Board $14,298
Average Percent of Need Met 86%
Average Freshman Award $37,695
Average Indebtedness of
2016 Graduates
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Academic Calendar System Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum Required
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates 759
Regular Class Size 2-9 students: 19% of classes
10-19 students: 40% of classes
20-29 students: 12% of classes
30-39 students: 10% of classes
40-49 students: 6% of classes
50-99 students: 9% of classes
Over 100 students: 4% of classes
Cleveland Population 390,928
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 Spartan
Sororities 39% of women participate
Fraternities 31% of men participate
Ethnicity of Students from U.S. 0.1% American Indian/Alaskan Native
22.7% Asian
4.8% Black/African-American
7.1% Hispanic/Latino
5.4% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
57.4% White
2.5% Unknown
International Students 12.1% from 39 countries
First-Year Students Returning 91.6%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years 64.3%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months 86%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly 36.0%