Ursinus College: Ranking & Review

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Collegeville
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United States
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18392962
Top 18%

Ursinus College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate78%75%81%
Applicants3,4881,6121,876
Admissions2,7281,2071,521
Enrolled undergraduates402202200
Enrolled total (including graduate students)1,507713794

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores259
Percent of students submitting SAT scores64%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
610
Math
600

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores110
Percent of students submitting ACT scores27%
ACT Composite
27
ACT English
26
ACT Math
26

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRequired
RecommendationsRequired
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
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

Ursinus College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$66,242$66,242
Off-campus$66,242$66,242
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $12,560 and other expenses per full academic year.

Ursinus College provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 1,514 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$50,360$50,360
Fees for full-time undergraduates$0$0
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$1,574$1,574

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsBachelor'sTotal
Biological and Biomedical Sciences120120
Social Sciences7676
Psychology4040
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs3030
English Language and Literature & Letters1616
Natural Resources and Conservation1515
History1313
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics1111
Visual and Performing Arts1111
Physical Sciences1010
Mathematics and Statistics99
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services77
Philosophy and Religious Studies44
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies11
Engineering11
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Grand Total364364

A total of 364 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Ursinus College.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate77%73%81%
  • Full-time retention rate - 85%

General info

Alternative namesUC
Founded1869
MottoSuper Firmum Fundamentum Dei
On the Firm Foundation of God
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorsred, old gold, black
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff381
Instructional FTE135
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 Websiteursinus.edu
Address601 E. Main St
Collegeville, Pennsylvania, 19426-1000
United States
Urbanization levelSuburb: Large
City population2,500 - 10,000
Phone6104093000
Fax+1 (610) 409 3662

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