Overview

Applicants
1,409
Acceptance Rate
70%
Average HS GPA
3.20

GPA Breakdown

16%
Over 3.75
19%
3.50 - 3.74
16%
3.25 - 3.49
18%
3.00 - 3.24
20%
2.50 - 2.99
11%
2.00 - 2.49

Test Scores

SAT Reading
-
SAT Math
-
ACT Composite
-

Other Admission Factors

Academic

Rigor of Secondary School Record
Academic GPA
Recommendation(s)
Non-Academic

Talent / Ability

Faculty and Class Information

Student/Faculty
10.8:1
Total Faculty
148
with Terminal Degree
79

88
Men
60
Women
7
Minority

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

Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
87%
Graduate in 5 years
98%
Graduate in 6 years
100%


Degrees

Bachelor's

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
Yes

Career Services

Alumni Network
Alumni Services
Classes
Interest Inventory
Internships
Regional Alumni
Opportunities at School

Experiential
Internship

Prominent Alumni


Aaron Blaise
Academy Award nominated director of the film "Brother Bear"

Mark Saffell
Award Winning Furniture Designer; Owner 5D Studio

Wendell Minor
Book cover illustrator

David Bromstad
Designer; Host of HGTV "Color Splash"

Brandon Oldenberg
Partner Moonbot Studios-Academy Award winner best animated short film 2012

Noel Haan
Executive Creative Director, Ogilvy & Mather

Ray Dillman
Emmy winning director of television commercials

Dates

Financial Aid Rating
Application Deadlines
Notification Date
Apr 1

Required Forms

FAFSA

Financial Aid Statistics

Average Freshman Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$15,063

Average Undergraduate Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$13,591

Average Need-Based Loan
$7,648

Average amount of loan debt per graduate
$43,685

Undergraduates who have borrowed through any loan program
67%

Average amount of each freshman scholarship/grant package
$11,938

Financial aid provided to international students
No

Expenses per Academic Year

Tuition
Required Fees
Average Cost for Books and Supplies

Tuition / Fees Vary by Year of Study
Yes
Board for Commuters
Transportation for Commuters

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
1,219
Out of State
57%

International
19%
Foreign Countries Represented
53

Demographics

1.07%
American Indian or Alaskan Native
8.98%
Asian
3.12%
African-American
17.66%
Hispanic
65.37%
Caucasian
1.07%
Unknown
18.73%
International

60% female
40% male
57% are out of state
96% are full time
4% are part time

Overview


Campus Life

Undergrads living on campus
65%
Help finding off-campus housing
Yes

Quality of life rating
First-Year Students living on campus
86%

Campus Environment
Small Urban
Fire safety rating
86

Housing Options

Apartment Married
Apartment Single
Disabled Student
Dorms Coed
Dorms Female
Dorms Male
Other
Wellness Housing

Special Needs Admissions


College Entrance Tests Required
No

Interview Required
No

Special Need Services Offered


Student Activities

Registered Student Organizations
29
Number of Honor Societies
0

Number of Social Sororities
0
Number of Religious Organizations
1

Sports

Athletic Division
Other



Sustainability

Green Rating
77

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
38

Average Number of PC's per Lab
17

Network Access in Dorm Rooms
Yes

Network Access in Dorm Lounges
Yes

Fee for Network Use
Yes

Student Web Pages Permitted
Yes

Student Web Pages Provided
Yes

Partnerships with Technology Companies
Yes

Online Class Registration Available
Yes

Personal computer included in tuition for each student
Yes

Require Undergraduates to Own Computers
Yes

Undergraduates that Own Computers
100%

Discounts Available with Hardware Vendors
Yes

Description
Apple, Dell, and Hewlett Packard

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
Jim Dean
Director of Admissions

Address
2700 North Tamiami Trail
Sarasota, FL 34234-5895

Phone
(941) 351-5100

Email
admissions@ringling.edu

Experience College Life

Most Popular Places On Campus
Ulla Searing Student Center and deck
Selby Gallery
Crossley Gallery
Verman Kimbrough Memorial Library
Hammond Commons
Selby Gallery, Richard & Barbara Basch Gallery, Crossley Gallery, Goldstein Gallery, Englewood Art Center and Galleries, Hammon Commons Gallery, Longboat Key Art Center and Galleries, Willis A. Smith Construction, Inc. Galleries, Diane Roskamp Exhibition Halls, Verman Kimbrough Memorial Library, Academic Building, College book and supply store, College owned furnished apartments and residence halls, state-of-the-art studios, photography studios, Hammon Commons Dining Hall, The Brickman Cafe, Outtakes Cafe, Susan A. Palmer Recreation & Wellness Center, project rooms, labs, laundry facilities, mail room.

Most Popular Places Off Campus
Ringling Museum of Art
Siesta Key Beach
Marie Selby Botanical Gardens
Mote Marine Laboratory
Myakka River State Park
http://www.ringling.edu/campus-student-life/student-life/new-student-parent-information/sarasota-life/visiting/

Campus Tours

Campus Tours
Appointment Required: Yes
Dates: Year-round
Times: Varies
Average Length: 1 hour

On Campus Interview

Campus Interviews
Yes

Information Sessions
Not Available

Times

Faculty and Coach Visits

Dates/Times Available
N/A

Class Visits

Dates/Times Available
Academic Year

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Overnight Dorm Stays

Overnight Dorm Stays
Not Available

Transportation

Types of Transportation Available to Campus
Taxi service, Sarasota/Bradenton International Airport

Driving Instructions to Campus
The College is located approx. 2 1/2 miles south of the Sarasota/Bradenton International Airport on US 41 (North Tamiami Trail)