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Albion College

Albion, MI

Albion, founded in 1835, is a liberal arts college where students enjoy small classes, a dynamic faculty, and undergraduate research opportunities. The college is known for having high rates of graduates accepted at medical and law schools, strong business and modern language programs, nine Fulbright scholars in the past six years, and a premier equestrian program. Its 225-acre campus is located in south-central Michigan, half-way between Ann Arbor and Kalamazoo. 

Web Sitewww.albion.edu/
Institution TypePrivate
CoeducationalYes
Undergraduate Students1,568
   Women825 (52.6%)
   Men743 (47.4%)
Graduate Students0

ADMISSION

Entrance DifficultyModerately difficult
Overall Admission Rate71% of 3,884 applicants were admitted
Early Action OfferedYes
Early Decision OfferedNo
Regular Admission DeadlineRolling
Selection of Students
FactorVery ImportantImportantConsideredNot Considered
Academic GPAX
Standardized TestsX
EssayX
Extracurricular ActivitiesX
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPA3.35
SAT Math542 average
500-590 range of middle 50%
SAT Critical Reading557 average
510-610 range of middle 50%
SAT WritingNot reported
ACT Composite23 average
20-26 range of middle 50%

MONEY MATTERS

Cost of Attendance$59,655
Tuition and Fees
$45,590
Room and Board
$12,380
Average Percent of Need Met93%
Average Freshman Award$44,414
Average Indebtedness of
2016 Graduates
$44,140

ACADEMICS

Academic Calendar SystemSemester
General Education/
Core Curriculum
Required
Full-Time Faculty
Teaching Undergraduates
110
Regular Class Size2-9 students: 17% of classes
10-19 students: 45% of classes
20-29 students: 25% of classes
30-39 students: 12% of classes
40-49 students: 1% of classes

CAMPUS LIFE

Albion Population8,534
Nearest Metropolitan AreaDetroit
Freshman Housing GuaranteeFreshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing 94% of all students
Athletic ConferencesNCAA Division III
MascotBritons
Sororities23% of women participate
Fraternities 26% of men participate

STUDENTS

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.0.2% American Indian/Alaskan Native
2.7% Asian
13.0% Black/African-American
9.3% Hispanic/Latino
3.2% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
66.2% White
5.3% Unknown
International Students1.8% from 18 countries
First-Year Students Returning79.0%
Students Graduating
Within 4 Years
46.5%
Graduates Offered Full-Time
Employment Within 6 Months
56%
Graduates Pursuing
Advanced Study Directly
30.0%
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  GPA SAT ACT
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Average 3.78 4.01 523 537 24
Low 3.42 3.50 510 480 18
High 4.00 5.00 540 570 32
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