Denison University: Ranking & Review

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Granville
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United States
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World
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14901675
Top 10%

Denison University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate37%37%38%
Applicants7,5403,2914,249
Admissions2,8081,2031,605
Enrolled undergraduates617268349
Enrolled total (including graduate students)2,3411,0441,297

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores218
Percent of students submitting SAT scores35%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
645
Math
645

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores250
Percent of students submitting ACT scores41%
ACT Composite
29
ACT English
31
ACT Math
28

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $40.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRequired
RecommendationsRequired
Formal demonstration of competenciesRecommended
Admission test scoresConsidered but not required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

Denison University Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$64,970$64,970
Off-campus$64,970$64,970
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $12,330 and other expenses per full academic year.

Denison University provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 2,250 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$49,310$49,310
Fees for full-time undergraduates$1,130$1,130
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$1,541$1,541

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsBachelor'sTotal
Social Sciences123123
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs6666
Biological and Biomedical Sciences5656
Psychology4747
Physical Sciences3131
Visual and Performing Arts3030
English Language and Literature & Letters2626
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics2121
Education2020
History1515
Natural Resources and Conservation1414
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1313
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies99
Mathematics and Statistics88
Philosophy and Religious Studies66
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies44
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities33
Legal Professions and Studies
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Grand Total492492

A total of 492 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Denison University.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate86%83%89%
  • Full-time retention rate - 91%

General info

Alternative namesDU
Big Red
Dennison University
Denison
Camp Denidoo
Denidoo
Dennison U
Denison U
Founded1831
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorsred, white
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff705
Instructional FTE267
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus

Location and Contacts

Official Websitedenison.edu
Address100 West College Street
Granville, Ohio, 43023
United States
Urbanization levelSuburb: Small
City population2,500 - 10,000
Phone7405870810
Fax+1 (740) 587 6306

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