About Adams State University
On Campus Housing
Adams State University(ASU) is a public university which was established back in the year 1921 under the name ‘Adams State Normal School’. The name was later changed to ‘Adams State College’ and the institute got its current name after getting the university status in the year 2012. The university known for its education in Liberal Arts is headquartered at Alamosa, Colorado, United States. The Adams State University address is 208 Edgemont Blvd, Alamosa, Colorado 81101.
It has around 3,370 students currently enrolled in the university.
The student-faculty ratio of the university is 16:1.
The University's acceptance rate is 99%.
The university is regionally accredited and the University's Accreditation is provided by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC).
The university provides several facilities and services which are essential for the students such as financial aid, veterans and military-friendly programs, student career services and many more in hopes of encouraging the students and helping them achieve success.
Online Education at ASU
The university offers various online programs for the students who want to continue education, but cannot afford to attend the regular traditional schools for pursuing education due to a busy schedule, location, travel limitations or other reasons.
The online programs offered by the university are flexible and the university aims to make education accessible to everyone by offering various distance learning programs.
The university allows the ease of credit transfer.
The university offers several Associate’s, Bachelor’s, Master’s, and Doctorate degree programs, across several areas of study.
The reviews provided by various students of the university along with few of the rankings are listed below.
The university is one of the best places to learn and earn a degree. The teaching staff is approachable, the campus is energetic, and the extracurricular events makes it one of the top places to study.
The military friendly programs are great which is a plus point for the university.
It is a perfect place to learn and explore new possibilities as the university encourages innovative ideas.
- It is currently ranked between 96-127 in the list of ‘Regional Universities-West’, as per the U.S News.
Highest Degree Offered
36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.
Median Household Income
$50,727 per year
Campus Emergency Phones
Mobile Campus Emergency Alert
Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation
Students Receiving Gift Aid
Average Aid Per Year
Students Receiving Federal Grants
Average Aid Per Year
Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income
$30K - $48K
$48K - $75K
$75K - $110K
Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants
Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants
The financial aids are offered to the students who are in need of monetary assistance for pursuing higher education. The assistance is offered in various forms which include loans, grants, scholarships, and federal work-study programs.
Financial aids are provided based on several factors and to avail, the benefits students must fill up the FAFSA form. Adams State University federal school code is 001345.
The students are offered several Federal Aids such as Federal Supplemental Education Opportunity Grant, Pell Grant, Direct Subsidized Loan, Federal Work-Study, and many more.
The Institutional Aids offered to the students are Student Business - Emergency Loan, McDaniel Scholarships, Woodard Memorial Scholarships, Spud Bowl Scholarships, and many more.
State Aids are also available for the students which include the Colorado Student Grant.
Military Aids includes the Post 9/11 GI Bill.