Overview

Applicants
3,759
Acceptance Rate
75%
Average HS GPA
3.34

GPA Breakdown

25%
Over 3.75
19%
3.50 - 3.74
16%
3.25 - 3.49
16%
3.00 - 3.24
19%
2.50 - 2.99
5%
2.00 - 2.49

Test Scores

SAT Reading
450 - 600
SAT Math
480 - 610
ACT Composite
19 - 24

Other Admission Factors

Academic

Rigor of Secondary School Record
Class Rank
Standardized Test Scores

Dates

Financial Aid Rating
Application Deadlines
Notification Date
Apr 15

Required Forms

FAFSA

Financial Aid Statistics

Average Freshman Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$2,506

Average Undergraduate Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$2,560

Average Need-Based Loan
$3,252

Average amount of loan debt per graduate
$13,799

Financial aid provided to international students
No

Expenses per Academic Year

Tuition (In-State)
$5,835
Tuition (Out-of-State)
$10,080
Required Fees
$295
Average Cost for Books and Supplies
$500

Tuition / Fees Vary by Year of Study
No
Board for Commuters
Transportation for Commuters
$1,600

Available Aid

Financial Aid Methodoloy
Federal

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based
 

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

Non-Need-Based
Institutional non-need-based scholarship or grant aid is available

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

Federal Family Education Loan Programs (FFEL)
College/university loans from institutional funds
Federal Perkins Loans

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

Direct Lender
Yes

Overall


Student Body Profile

Total Undergraduate Enrollment
5,290
Out of State
26%

Demographics

56% female
44% male
26% are out of state
88% are full time
12% are part time

Overview


Campus Life

Undergrads living on campus
45%
Help finding off-campus housing
No

Quality of life rating
First-Year Students living on campus
93%

Campus Environment
Rural
Fire safety rating

Housing Options

Apartment Single
Disabled Student
Dorms Coed
Frat Sorority

Special Needs Admissions


College Entrance Tests Required
No

Interview Required
No

Special Need Services Offered


Student Activities

Registered Student Organizations
174
Number of Honor Societies
13

Number of Social Sororities
6
Number of Religious Organizations
9

15% join a fraternity
15% join a sorority

Sports

Athletic Division
Division II

Men's Sports (Bearcats)
9 Sports

Baseball
Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross Country
Football
Rodeo
Tennis
Track Field Indoor
Track Field Outdoor
Women's Sports (Bearcats)
10 Sports

Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross Country
Rodeo
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Track Field Indoor
Track Field Outdoor
Volleyball

Student Services

Health
Womens Center
Army ROTC Offered on-campus

Other Information

Campus-wide Internet Network
Yes

Email and Web Access Available
Yes

Number of Computer Labs / Classrooms
60

Average Number of PC's per Lab
4000

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

Require Undergraduates to Own Computers
No

Discounts Available with Hardware Vendors
No

Campus Visits Contact


Experience College Life


Campus Tours

Campus Tours
Appointment Required:
Dates:
Times:
Average Length:

On Campus Interview

Campus Interviews
No

Information Sessions
Not Available

Times

Faculty and Coach Visits

Dates/Times Available

Class Visits

Dates/Times Available

Arrangements

Overnight Dorm Stays

Overnight Dorm Stays
Not Available

Transportation

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Key Stats

3,759
Applicants
5,290
Size
75%
Acceptance Rate
1070
SAT Scores

Rankings & Lists