55%

Acceptance Rate

$19,433

Avg.Financial Aid

002449

FAFSA Code

About Avila University

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

1,649

Website

https://www.Avila.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.

Roman Catholic

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

Yes

Avila University is a private not-for-profit university located in Kansas City, Missouri. The inception of the university can be traced back to the establishment of a small school, in 1866, in Kansas city by Mother Francis Ivory. After its relocation to Main Street in 1910, the school had grown tremendously. Later in 1916, the school began to be called as the St.Teresa's Women's College.

In 1940, the college became a four-year institution and was renamed as College of St.Teresa. In 1969, the university became fully co-educational. An indoor Athletics Center was opened in 1982.

  • The total population of the university is 1,758 out of which 1,430 are full-timers and 328 are part-timers.

  • The student-faculty ratio of the university is 12:1.

  • University graduation rate is 45%.


Online Education at Avila University

The university offers programs at the Master's degree level along with few Certificate programs. 

University majors include Accounting, Business Management, Education, Health Science, and Psychology.


Reviews 

Few reviews that the university has received are as follows.

  • The classroom size is favorable along with the teacher-student ratio.

  • The campus is beautiful.

  • Teachers are present with all the support for student improvement.

  • Security is ensured for all the students.

  • Athletics is given special priority at the university.

Location & Contact

Address

11901 Wornall Rd

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 8169428400
Fax: 8169428400
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Rankings

As per the US News, few rankings that the university has received are as follows.

  • The university is ranked between 128-165 in 'Regional Universities - MidWest'.

  • It received 20th rank in 'Best Undergraduate Teaching'.

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.

55%

SAT Range

990 - 1110

ACT Range

19 - 23

Application Fee

N/A

SAT/ACT

Required

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

None

Annual Cost to Attend

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

$18,607

Average Annual Cost

$19,900

Books And Supplies

$1,072

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

$8,564

Budget For Other Expenses

$2,062

Total One Year Cost

$31,598

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.

68%

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

38%

Male Professors

63%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

56 Graduates

Psychology, General

32 Graduates

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

20 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

20 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

19 Graduates

Health and Medical Administrative S...

19 Graduates

Business/Commerce, General

14 Graduates

Finance and Financial Management Se...

14 Graduates

Biology, General

12 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences,...

9 Graduates

General Sales, Merchandising and Re...

9 Graduates

Health/Medical Preparatory Programs

9 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

8 Graduates

Criminology

6 Graduates

Social Work

6 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

5 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

5 Graduates

History

5 Graduates

Human Resources Management and Serv...

5 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

4 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

4 Graduates

Special Education and Teaching

4 Graduates

Music

3 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

2 Graduates

Public Relations, Advertising, and...

2 Graduates

International and Comparative Educa...

1 Graduates

International Business

1 Graduates

Religion/Religious Studies

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

1,246

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

38%

Full-time

84%

Part-time

16%

Students Gender

Male

40%

US National: 44%

Female

60%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

52% White

0 Unknown

22% Black

10% Hispanic

3% Two or more races

11% Non Resident alien

2% Asian

0 American Indian/Alaska native

0 Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0

Unknown Location

43%

Out Of State

54%

In State

3%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

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

Median Household Income

$67,638 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 71% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

71%

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

$4,300/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $3,600/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$3,600/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Eagles

School Colors

purple and Vegas Gold

Varsity Athletics Association

NAIA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conf

Total Male Athletes

N/A

Total Female Athletes

N/A

Intramural Sports

1

Sports Club

N/A

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

No

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$37,600/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$44,100/year

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

$0 $100,000

$21,898

$30,000

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.

$227 - 311

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

$19,433

Students Receiving Federal Grants

53%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,471

Students Receiving State Aid

44%

Average Aid Per Year

$1,856

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

99%

Average Aid Per Year

$16,431

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$18,437

$30K - $48K

$22,734

$48K - $75K

$20,982

$75K - $110K

$17,373

> $110K

$16,743

Scholarships, grants, work-study programs, and loans are the provisions of financial aid. Students looking for financial aid facilities can fill the FAFSA Form. Avila University federal school code is 002449.

  • Federal Aid includes Pell Grant, TEACH Grant, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant, Direct Subsidized Loans, Direct PLUS Loans and many more.

  • State Aid includes Access Missouri Grant, Bright Flight Program, Marguerite Ross Barnett Memorial Scholarship and more.

  • Institutional Aid includes Presidential Scholarship, Avila Mission Grant, Avila A+ Recognition Scholarship, Avila Transfer Presidential Scholarship, Avila Transfer Achievement Scholarship and many more.

  • Military Aid includes the Yellow Ribbon Program, Post 9/11 GI Bill, and the Tuition Assistance Program.

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