81%

Acceptance Rate

$16,309

Avg.Financial Aid

001634

FAFSA Code

About Aurora University

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

6,005

Website

aurora.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

347 S Gladstone Ave

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 6308926431
Fax: 6308445535
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Rankings

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Admissions

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

Rolling Admissions

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

81%

SAT Range

970 - 1150

ACT Range

19 - 23

Application Fee

N/A

SAT/ACT

Required

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

None

Admission to the university is fairly easy and the students are recommeded to make the most out of it. The varsity has 4 admission thresholds. Along with the admission form, the students have to deposit a non-refundable fee to complete the application process. As per the past trends, the SAT score of a student must lie in the range of 965-1130 to improve her chances. The average ACT score at Aurora University is 20. However, those getting an ACT score less than 18 might also be offered admission. As expected, the candidates can complete the process either online or by visiting the school's office at 347 S Gladstone Ave, Aurora, Illinois 60506-4892. To gather more information, they can call them at (630) 892-6431.

Annual Cost to Attend

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

$18,234

Average Annual Cost

$24,000

Books And Supplies

$1,000

Other Fees

$260

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

$9,862

Budget For Other Expenses

$2,872

Total One Year Cost

$37,994

Before applying to AU, 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 $36,118 per year. The average annual tuition cost ($25,060), books and supplies ($1,000), room and boarding ($9,866), and budget for other expenses ($3,196) are all included in this cost. 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.

Doctor's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

19:1

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

75%

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

46%

Male Professors

54%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

210 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

122 Graduates

Social Work

122 Graduates

Psychology, General

75 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

65 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

63 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

50 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

48 Graduates

Health/Medical Preparatory Programs

39 Graduates

Marketing

32 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

24 Graduates

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

22 Graduates

Biology, General

22 Graduates

Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender,...

21 Graduates

Finance and Financial Management Se...

16 Graduates

History

14 Graduates

Computer Science

13 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

13 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

10 Graduates

Sustainability Studies

8 Graduates

Mathematics

7 Graduates

Special Education and Teaching

7 Graduates

Communication Disorders Sciences an...

6 Graduates

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

6 Graduates

Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studi...

5 Graduates

Sociology

5 Graduates

Political Science and Government

4 Graduates

Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

4 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

3 Graduates

Management Sciences and Quantitativ...

3 Graduates

Music

2 Graduates

Philosophy

2 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

1 Graduates

Management Information Systems and...

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

4,020

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

42%

Full-time

88%

Part-time

12%

Students Gender

Male

35%

US National: 44%

Female

65%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

50% White

7% Unknown

7% Black

31% Hispanic

3% Two or more races

0% Non Resident alien

2% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

14%

Out Of State

85%

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

$77,797 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 52% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

52%

Undergrads in College Housing

25%

Averege Housing Cost

$6,500/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $5,200/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$5,200/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Spartans

School Colors

N/A

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference

Total Male Athletes

399

Total Female Athletes

194

Intramural Sports

N/A

Sports Club

N/A

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Football

Golf

Ice Hockey

Lacrosse

Soccer

Tennis

Track and Field

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Bowling

Cross Country

Golf

Lacrosse

Soccer

Softball

Tennis

Track and Field

Volleyball

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

Students who want to enjoy the campus and lodging life can benefit from the on-campus housing facility provided by AU. At AU, $9,866 is the normal expense for on-campus housing, which a student will be needed to pay, each year. The students at Aurora University have several dining and meal plan options to choose from. Moreover, the average meal plan costs around $5,200 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, 24-hr escort safety rides and mobile campus emergency alert. There are around 34% male and 66% female students enrolled at the university.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$37,600/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$42,700/year

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

$0$100,000

$18,562

$26,879

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.

$193 - 279

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.

100%

Average Aid Per Year

$16,309

Students Receiving Federal Grants

47%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,997

Students Receiving State Aid

47%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,592

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

100%

Average Aid Per Year

$11,826

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$20,614

$30K - $48K

$19,836

$48K - $75K

$18,110

$75K - $110K

$14,734

> $110K

$12,039

Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$39,148,068

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$9,250,110

In case the students at Aurora 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. The average financial aid at Aurora University is around $12,146 and the federal grant is $4,933. The university provides financial assistance in the form of state-level aid worth $4,721 and institutional aid worth $12,146. At AU, the total amount of need-based scholarships/grants awarded to students stands at $39,148,068 per year. On the other hand, the total non-need-based scholarships/grants offered in a year add up to $9,250,110.

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