Overview

Applicants
903
Acceptance Rate
89%

Test Scores

SAT Reading
460 - 490
SAT Math
410 - 490
ACT Composite
19 - 25

Other Admission Factors

Academic

Rigor of Secondary School Record
Academic GPA

Faculty and Class Information

Student/Faculty
14:1
Total Faculty
with Terminal Degree


Most frequent class size
10 - 19
Most frequent lab / sub section size
2 - 9

Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
68%
Graduate in 5 years
95%
Graduate in 6 years
100%


Degrees

Bachelor's
Master's
Transfer Associate

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
Yes

Career Services

Alumni Services
Classes
Interest Inventory
Internships
Opportunities at School

Experiential
Internship

Prominent Alumni


JOHN MAHONEY
ACTOR

FRANCIS SLAY
MAYOR, ST. LOUIS

JOHN SULLIVAN
STATE SENATOR

JOSH KINNEY
FORMER MLB PITCHER

BOB OCIEPKA
FORMER NBA COACH

RICK HUMMEL
HALL OF FAME SPORTSWRITER

JAMES PANKOW
TROMBONIST IN ROCK GROUP "CHICAGO"

Dates

Financial Aid Rating
Application Deadlines
Notification Date
Mar 1

Required Forms

FAFSA

Financial Aid Statistics

Average Freshman Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$19,626

Average Undergraduate Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$18,114

Average Need-Based Loan
$4,243

Average amount of loan debt per graduate
$27,857

Undergraduates who have borrowed through any loan program
87%

Average amount of each freshman scholarship/grant package
$21,706

Financial aid provided to international students
Yes

Expenses per Academic Year

Tuition
$25,598
Required Fees
$974
Average Cost for Books and Supplies
$1,250

Tuition / Fees Vary by Year of Study
No
Board for Commuters
$4,000
Transportation for Commuters
$2,060

Available Aid

Financial Aid Methodoloy
Federal

Scholarships and Grants
Need-Based College/University Scholarship or Grant Aid from Institutional Funds
Need-Based Federal Pell
Need-Based Private Scholarships
Need-Based SEOG
Need-Based State Scholarships

Federal Direct Student Loan Programs
Direct PLUS Loans
Direct Subsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Unsubsidized Stafford Loans

Federal Family Education Loan Programs (FFEL)

Is Institutional Employment Available (other than Federal Work Study)
Yes

Direct Lender
Yes

Overall


Student Body Profile

Total Undergraduate Enrollment
1,097
Out of State
28%

International
Foreign Countries Represented
6

Demographics

56% female
44% male
28% are out of state
93% are full time
7% are part time

Overview


Campus Life

Undergrads living on campus
57%
Help finding off-campus housing
Yes

Quality of life rating
First-Year Students living on campus
72%

Campus Environment
Suburban
Fire safety rating
71

Housing Options

Apartment Single
Disabled Student
Dorms Coed
Frat Sorority
International Student
Other
Theme Housing

Special Needs Admissions


College Entrance Tests Required
No

Interview Required
No

Special Need Services Offered


Student Activities

Registered Student Organizations
50
Number of Honor Societies
8

Number of Social Sororities
2
Number of Religious Organizations
4

6% join a fraternity
8% join a sorority

Sports

Athletic Division
Division II

94% participate in intramural sports
34% participate in intercollegiate sports

Men's Sports (Hawks)
8 Sports

Baseball
Basketball
Cross Country
Football
Golf
Soccer
Tennis
Volleyball
Women's Sports (Hawks)
8 Sports

Basketball
Cross Country
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Swimming
Tennis
Volleyball

Student Services

Health
LGBT Support Groups: This is a group started Fall 2012 to provide support to students in the GLBT community.

Minority Support Groups: QU has an office of Multicultural and Leadership programs that provides support and resources in these areas. Additionally, we have a Minority Student Association.

Sustainability

Green Rating
62

Campus Security Report

Campus Security Report

The Jeanne Clery Act requires colleges and universities to disclose their security policies, keep a public crime log, publish an annual crime report and provide timely warnings to students and campus employees about a crime posing an immediate or ongoing threat to students and campus employees.

Please visit The Princeton Review’s page on campus safety for additional resources: http://www.princetonreview.com/safety

The Princeton Review publishes links directly to each school's Campus Security Reports where available. Applicants can also access all school-specific campus safety information using the Campus Safety and Security Data Analysis Cutting Tool provided by the Office of Postsecondary Education of the U.S. Department of Education: http://ope.ed.gov/security


Other Information

Campus-wide Internet Network
Yes

Email and Web Access Available
Yes

% of Classrooms with Wireless Internet
100

Number of Computer Labs / Classrooms
11

Average Number of PC's per Lab
16

Network Access in Dorm Rooms
Yes

Network Access in Dorm Lounges
Yes

Fee for Network Use
No

Student Web Pages Permitted
Yes

Student Web Pages Provided
No

Partnerships with Technology Companies
Yes

Online Class Registration Available
Yes

Personal computer included in tuition for each student
No

Require Undergraduates to Own Computers
No

Undergraduates that Own Computers
90%

Discounts Available with Hardware Vendors
No

Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Courses
Yes

Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Campus Radio / TV Stations
Yes

Campus Visits Contact

Contact
Tammy Duesterhaus
Visit Coordinator

Address
Office of Admissions
1800 College Avenue
Quincy, IL 62301-2699

Phone
8006884295

Email
admissions@quincy.edu

Experience College Life

Most Popular Places On Campus
Health and Fitness Center
Student Success Center
QU Chapel
New Student Living Center
Brenner Library
Opened Connie Niemann Center for Music Spring 2013.

Most Popular Places Off Campus
Villa Katherine
Quincy Museum
John Wood Mansion
Quincy Mall
Quincy Riverfront
20 miles from Hannibal Missouri, boyhood home of Mark Twain; 45 miles from historic Nauvoo, home of the Joseph Smith historic site and Morman temple.

Campus Tours

Campus Visiting Center
Monday - Friday, Saturday by appt. only
9 - 3 Monday - Friday
8006884295

Campus Tours
Appointment Required: Yes
Dates: Year-round
Times: 9:00am -3:00pm M-F; Saturday by appointment
Average Length: 2 hours

On Campus Interview

Campus Interviews
Yes

Information Sessions
Available

Times
Upon request

Faculty and Coach Visits

Dates/Times Available
Year-round

Arrangements
Contact Coach Directly

Advance Notice
1 week

Contact Email Address for Visit
admissions@quincy.edu

Class Visits

Dates/Times Available
Academic Year

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Overnight Dorm Stays

Overnight Dorm Stays
Available

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Limitations
Prior arrangements must be made through admissions office.

Transportation

Types of Transportation Available to Campus
Burlington Trailways Bus, Amtrak, and the Quincy Regional Airport (Baldwin Field)provide easy transportation to and from Quincy; taxis and city buses provide transportation within the city and between campuses.

Driving Instructions to Campus
Quincy is served by Interstates I-72 and I-172, Illinois Highways 57, 96, and 104, and US Highways 24, 61 and 336, and is surrounded by interstate highways I-80 to the north, I-74 and I-55 to the east, and I-70 to the south.

Local Accommodations
7 national chain hotels, 3 locally owned motels, several bed and breakfast inns available. Our Campus Visit Coordinator will assist you with your lodging accommodations.
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Key Stats

903
Applicants
1,097
Size
89%
Acceptance Rate
920
SAT Scores

Rankings & Lists