99%

Acceptance Rate

$8,846

Avg.Financial Aid

001345

FAFSA Code

About Adams State University

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Public

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

3,110

Website

www.adams.edu

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

HLC

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Not applicable

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

#N/A

Location & Contact

Address

208 Edgemont Blvd

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 7195877011
Fax: 7195877522
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Rankings

It becomes easier for the aspirants to apply to a university and have their doubts regarding the same cleared if the university has a ranking. It is said that the more information that a prospective student has about a university, the better it is. The ranking of a university helps a student overcome the confusion of which university/college is right for them and also other prospects. Before taking admission, a student can assess the university chosen by them on various grounds like research excellence, the performance of its students after graduation, and their experience, among others. Notably, for the rankings, the two publications, US News and Forbes, are trusted everywhere. However, it should be noted that Adams State University does not feature in the list of top colleges, according to the latest ranking of these two publications.

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

FALSE

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

99%

SAT Range

870 - 1080

ACT Range

17 - 22

Application Fee

$30

SAT/ACT

Recommended

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

None

The students can make the most out of the admission process as the admission at the university is fairly easy. The varsity has 3 admission thresholds. To kickstart the admission process at ASU, the candidates have to fill an application form and submit a fee of $30. As per the past trends, the SAT score of a student must lie in the range of 890-1090 to improve her chances. Notably, students securing ACT score less than 17 might also given admission but the average ACT score at Adams State University is 19. The application process can be completed online. However, if needed, one can also visit the office at 208 Edgemont Blvd, Alamosa, Colorado 81101, or call (719) 587-7011.

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$13,314

Average Annual Cost

$5,736

Books And Supplies

$1,800

Other Fees

$3,704

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$8,444

Budget For Other Expenses

$3,024

Total One Year Cost

$22,708

Before applying to ASU, candidates must keep in mind the tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure. The full-time cost of attendance is approximately $29,445 per year. If it sounds unaffordable to the applicant, there are numerous financial aid options available that they can explore.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

NA

Student:Faculty Ratio

12:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

54%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

N/A

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

$1

Faculty Overview

49%

Male Professors

51%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

216 Graduates

Business/Commerce, General

111 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

38 Graduates

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

28 Graduates

Sociology

27 Graduates

Psychology, General

20 Graduates

Biology, General

19 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

15 Graduates

Political Science and Government

15 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

11 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

10 Graduates

Chemistry

6 Graduates

Mathematics

5 Graduates

Music

5 Graduates

Psychology, Other

4 Graduates

Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosc...

3 Graduates

Rhetoric and Composition/Writing St...

3 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

2 Graduates

Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

1,997

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

52%

Full-time

74%

Part-time

26%

Students Gender

Male

56%

US National: 44%

Female

44%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

40% White

8% Unknown

8% Black

36% Hispanic

3% Two or more races

1% Non Resident alien

1% Asian

2% American Indian/Alaska native

1% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

12%

Unknown Location

27%

Out Of State

60%

In State

1%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

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 Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and N/A of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

N/A

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

$4,000/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $4,560/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$4,560/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Grizzlies

School Colors

green and white

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference

Total Male Athletes

N/A

Total Female Athletes

N/A

Intramural Sports

6

Sports Club

8

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

No

The university additionally offers an on-campus housing facility for students who wish to dwell nearby. The normal expense for on-campus housing is $8,760 per year. Adams State University has several dining and meal plan options for its students and the average meal plan at ASU costs around $4,560 per year. The university has taken a lot of measures to ensure the safety and security of its students. Some of these measures include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones and 24-hr escort safety rides. The university has enrolled around 54% male and 46% female students.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$26,700/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$35,200/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0$100,000

$18,981

$27,896

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$197 - 290

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

88%

Average Aid Per Year

$8,846

Students Receiving Federal Grants

54%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,114

Students Receiving State Aid

49%

Average Aid Per Year

$3,176

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

68%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,067

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$11,163

$30K - $48K

$10,990

$48K - $75K

$7,913

$75K - $110K

$2,463

> $110K

$3,118

Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$1,358,169

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$1,158,356

In case the students at Adams State University face any financial issues concerning the fees and cost of living, and find the same to be high, they can seek help from the financial aid department of the varsity. It focuses on settling the issues that students face, and candidates can be assisted with scholarships, grants, and student loans. At the university, the average federal grant comes to be around $5,424, whereas the financial aid is $4,229. Prospective students can benefit from state-level aid worth $3,666 as well as institutional aid worth $4,229. The total need-based scholarships/grants offered at ASU based on students' financial needs add up to $1,358,169 per year. Meanwhile, the total non-need-based scholarships/grants in a year come to around $1,158,356.

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