67%

Acceptance Rate

$16,895

Avg.Financial Aid

001952

FAFSA Code

About Asbury University

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

1,940

Website

www.asbury.edu

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

SACSCOC

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

Aubury University established in the year 1890 is a private not-for-profit institution based in Wilmore, Kentucky is primarily committed to academic excellence and spiritual vitality.

The university offers numerous opportunities to the students for improvement such as internships, exchange programs, missions, and community service to name a few.

The university has a total student population of 1,940 and celebrated the diversity of its students who come from 41 different states and 35 foreign nations with 80% of students living on-campus.

Asbury University has 15 academic departments offering degrees in 150 areas of study. The student-faculty ratio is 12:1 which allows for proper attention to be rendered to every student. The graduation rate of the university is 64%.

 The university is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges.

The university offers 7 online programs in 5 disciplines for students to choose from.

Location & Contact

Address

1 Macklem Dr

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 8598583511
Fax: 8598583511
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Rankings

Rankings are provided based on the performance of the university by the US News.

  • Forbes has ranked the university at number 520 in the 'Top Colleges' list and number 332 in 'Private Colleges'.

  • The university is ranked 9th in 'South Regional Universities' by US News.

  • It is also ranked 13th in 'Best Undergraduate Teaching' and 23rd in 'Best Value Schools'.

Admissions

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

N/A

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

67%

SAT Range

N/A

ACT Range

N/A

Application Fee

N/A

SAT/ACT

Recommended

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

None

Getting admitted to any university is a hectic task. AU has worked in simplifying the process as much as possible.

What do you need?

The university askes for the secondary school GPA, secondary school record and their admission test scores that are either SATs or ACTs. The university doesn’t ask for the completion of the college-preparatory program but it is recommended.

The average SAT math score required by the university is 552 and the average SAT critical reading is 537.

The ACT required by the university is 24 from a range of  21-27.

Annual Cost to Attend

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

$22,646

Average Annual Cost

$29,900

Books And Supplies

$1,300

Other Fees

$298

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

$7,160

Budget For Other Expenses

$2,910

Total One Year Cost

$41,568

The cost of different programs offered by the university differs based on curriculum and requirements.

The average fees for various degrees are given below:

Associate - $23,940  

Bachelors - $49,476

Masters - $23,040     

Apart from tuition and fees, different expenses should also be budgeted such as the room and board expenses which are $6,950 for on-campus students and $5,365 for off-campus students. Other expenses cost $2,850 for on-campus students and $3,360 for on-campus students. Books and supplies cost close to $1,275.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Master's degree

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.

81%

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

N/A

Faculty Overview

66%

Male Professors

34%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Radio, Television, and Digital Comm...

64 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

22 Graduates

Business/Commerce, General

20 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

20 Graduates

Psychology, General

19 Graduates

Agricultural and Domestic Animal Se...

16 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

15 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

13 Graduates

Biology, General

10 Graduates

Social Work

10 Graduates

History

9 Graduates

Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studi...

9 Graduates

Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

9 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

8 Graduates

Journalism

8 Graduates

Bible/Biblical Studies

7 Graduates

Pastoral Counseling and Specialized...

7 Graduates

Religious/Sacred Music

7 Graduates

Rhetoric and Composition/Writing St...

7 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

5 Graduates

Religious Education

5 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

4 Graduates

Classics and Classical Languages, L...

4 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

4 Graduates

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

4 Graduates

Music

3 Graduates

Philosophy

3 Graduates

Political Science and Government

3 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

3 Graduates

Design and Applied Arts

2 Graduates

Engineering, General

2 Graduates

Health/Medical Preparatory Programs

2 Graduates

Missions/Missionary Studies and Mis...

2 Graduates

Sociology

2 Graduates

Special Education and Teaching

2 Graduates

Theological and Ministerial Studies

2 Graduates

Chemistry

1 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

1 Graduates

Mathematics

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

1,697

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

32%

Full-time

76%

Part-time

24%

Students Gender

Male

41%

US National: 44%

Female

59%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

78% White

2% Unknown

4% Black

7% Hispanic

2% Two or more races

5% Non Resident alien

2% Asian

0 American Indian/Alaska native

0 Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

3%

Unknown Location

37%

Out Of State

53%

In State

7%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$61,842 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 84% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

84%

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

$4,022/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $3,138/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$3,138/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Eagles

School Colors

purple and white

Varsity Athletics Association

NAIA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

155

Total Female Athletes

135

Intramural Sports

12

Sports Club

N/A

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Cheerleading-Dance Team

Cross Country

Golf

Lacrosse

Soccer

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cheerleading-Dance Team

Cross Country

Golf

Lacrosse

Soccer

Softball

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Volleyball

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

No

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$28,700/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$34,900/year

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

$0 $100,000

$21,500

$27,000

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.

$223 - 280

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.

99%

Average Aid Per Year

$16,895

Students Receiving Federal Grants

33%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,075

Students Receiving State Aid

50%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,404

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

97%

Average Aid Per Year

$13,289

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$17,995

$30K - $48K

$17,233

$48K - $75K

$11,549

$75K - $110K

$9,906

> $110K

$8,545

At the university, around 70% of the students avail of some kind of need-based scholarship or grant with the average scholarship or grant rewarded being $10,655.

Asbury University FAFSA Code is 001952

Following are the scholarship and grants available to the students:

Federal Aid

Pell Grant and Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant while graduate students can go for the TEACH grant. Other Federal Aids include work-study options, Direct Subsidized, and Unsubsidized Loans, Direct PLUS loan and Federal Perkins loans.

State Aid

Kentucky Tuition Grant, College Access Program Grant, and Kentucky Educational Excellence Scholarship.

Institutional Aid

Presidential Scholarships, Rogers Scholars Award, Henry Clay Morrison Scholarship, and National Merit.

Military Aid

Post 9/11.

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