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Emory University

  • Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

    Private, Not-For-Profit

  • Acceptance Rate:


  • Level

    4 Years

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

    United Methodist

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


  • Website

  • Student Population Number of Students attending College


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


Emory University(EU) is a private research university in Atlanta, Georgia. University was founded in 1836. About 14,458 students enrolled last year in the university, in which 8,079 were undergraduates and 7,372 were postgraduate students. In 2020, the university received 28,517 applications and the college offered admission to 4,142 students at a 14.5% admission rate.

Emory College of Arts and Sciences offers the Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) and the Bachelor of Science (B.S.) undergraduate academic degrees. Also, the university offers highly selective honors programs for high-performing undergraduates in most areas of concentration. More than 25%of undergraduates participate in an honors program each year.

  • University has over 8,079 undergraduate and 7,372 graduate students continuing their education.

  • University provides scholarships on the basis of student’s academic achievements, proven leadership, and extracurricular activities.

  • The acceptance rate of the university is 22%.

  • The student to faculty ratio is 9:1.

  • The male-female percentage ratio in the university is 47:53.

  • Based on the U.S. News data, the EU is quite a difficult college to get admitted in. 

Online Education at Emory University

The online programs are made available to advanced high school students who have the ability to work independently and are ready to take the challenging academic experience.

Location & Contact






408 Administration Building 201 Dowman Drive


The rankings according to the U.S.News report is given below

  • #21 in National Universities.

  • #40 in Best Undergraduate Teaching.

  • #21 in Best Value Schools.

  • #23 in High School Counselor Rankings.


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


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


  • SAT Range

    1350 - 1520



  • ACT Range

    31 - 33

  • High School GPA


  • Application Fee


  • Accept Common App


Emory University is quite a difficult college to get admitted in, as its acceptance rate is 22%. Last year, over 4,164 undergraduate applicants were admitted into the faculty. In 2020, the university received 28,517 applications and the college offered admission to 4,142 students at a 14.5% admission rate, making faculty a highly competitive university to get into with a lesser chance for acceptance for qualifying applicants.

Academically it has extremely high requirements for admission test scores.

The SAT score should be between 1350 and 1520 and an ACT score should be between 31 and 33. The GPA requirement is 3.78 on a 4.0 scale.

Annual Cost to Attend

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


  • Average Annual Cost


Additional Costs:

  • Books And Supplies


  • Other Fees


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


  • Budget For Other Expenses


Total One Year Cost


The average annual cost of University varies depending upon the program an applicant applies for.

A Total net price to attend Emory University is $26,804 annually. The average annual list price to attend the university on a full-time basis is $69,502 per year for all the applicants, which comprised of $50,590 for tuition, $1,224 for books and supplies, $14,506 for room and board and $716 for other fees. 

Although scholarships are provided by the university on the basis of student’s academic achievements, proven leadership, and participation in extracurricular activities according to both in their schools and their communities. 


Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.


Student:Faculty Ratio


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


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


Academic Calendar


Research Funding per Student


Faculty Overview


Male Professors


Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad


Most Popular Majors:

  • Business Administration, Management...

    361 Graduates

  • Biology, General

    191 Graduates

  • Registered Nursing, Administration,...

    188 Graduates

  • Economics

    167 Graduates

  • Psychology, General

    157 Graduates

  • Neurobiology and Neurosciences

    127 Graduates

  • Chemistry

    72 Graduates

  • Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

    70 Graduates

  • Psychology, General

    157 Graduates

  • Neurobiology and Neurosciences

    127 Graduates

  • Chemistry

    72 Graduates

  • Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

    70 Graduates

  • Political Science and Government

    70 Graduates

  • International Relations and Nationa...

    61 Graduates

  • History

    57 Graduates

  • Computer Science

    55 Graduates

  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Ot...

    54 Graduates

  • Sociology

    54 Graduates

  • Applied Mathematics

    54 Graduates

  • Anthropology

    53 Graduates

  • Philosophy

    47 Graduates

  • Mathematics

    41 Graduates

  • English Language and Literature, Ge...

    40 Graduates

  • Area Studies

    37 Graduates

  • Rhetoric and Composition/Writing St...

    35 Graduates

  • Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

    35 Graduates

  • Natural Resources Conservation and...

    34 Graduates

  • Film/Video and Photographic Arts

    31 Graduates

  • Communication and Media Studies

    30 Graduates

  • Accounting and Related Services

    29 Graduates

  • Linguistic, Comparative, and Relate...

    25 Graduates

  • Statistics

    23 Graduates

  • Fine and Studio Arts

    20 Graduates

  • East Asian Languages, Literatures,...

    20 Graduates

  • Music

    18 Graduates

  • Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender,...

    16 Graduates

  • Religion/Religious Studies

    15 Graduates

  • Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

    15 Graduates

  • Mathematics and Computer Science

    13 Graduates

  • Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

    11 Graduates

  • Physics

    11 Graduates

  • Dance

    11 Graduates

  • Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

    11 Graduates

  • Research and Experimental Psycholog...

    10 Graduates

  • Education, General

    6 Graduates

  • Slavic, Baltic and Albanian Languag...

    5 Graduates

  • Astronomy and Astrophysics

    5 Graduates

  • Classical and Ancient Studies

    5 Graduates

  • Middle/Near Eastern and Semitic Lan...

    4 Graduates

  • Classics and Classical Languages, L...

    4 Graduates

  • Engineering Science

    4 Graduates

  • Mathematics and Statistics, Other

    2 Graduates

  • Biological and Physical Sciences

    1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students


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


Full-time / Part-time

99% / 1%

Students Gender



US National: 44%



US National: 56%












Two or more races


Non Resident alien




American Indian/Alaska native


Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander


Geographic Density

Geographic Density



Unknown Location


Out Of State


In State



Economic Diversity

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

Median Household Income

$80,510 per year

Campus Life


The students can reside on campus and 100% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available


Freshmen Required to Live on Campus


Freshmen Live on Campus


Undergrads in College Housing


Averege Housing Cost


Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $6,200/year.

Meal Plan Available


Average Meal Plan Available



Division Sports Nickname


School Colors

blue and gold

Varsity Athletics Association


Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes


Total Female Athletes


Intramural Sports


Sports Club


Sports Team (Men)



Cross Country



Swimming and Diving


Track and Field

Sports Team (Women)


Cross Country



Swimming and Diving


Track and Field


Campus Security

Students who want to enjoy the campus and lodging life can benefit from the on-campus housing facility provided by EU. The normal expense for on-campus housing is $14,972 per year. The students at Emory University have several dining and meal plan options to choose from. Moreover, the average meal plan costs around $6,200 per year. The university considers the safety and security of its students to be paramount. At EU, campus safety and security features include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones, 24-hr escort safety rides and mobile campus emergency alert. The university has enrolled around 40% male and 60% female students.

24-Hour Security Patrol

Campus Emergency Phones

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation


Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation


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

$11,949 - $25,000

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.

$124 - $259

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.


Average Aid Per Year


Students Receiving Federal Grants


Average Aid Per Year


Students Receiving State Aid


Average Aid Per Year


Students Receiving Institutional Grants


Average Aid Per Year


Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income Aid awarded based on the family income.


Average Amount

< $30K


$30K - $48K


$48K - $75K


$75K - $110K


> $110K


Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants


Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants


Emory State University provides financial aid in the form of scholarships and grants. University’s Office of Financial Assistance is available to help students and their families through the financial aid application process. In order to access the financial aid of the university, the applicant has to fill the FAFSA form.

By learning about the various sources of aid and the application process, you can make sure that you get the most financial aid as possible. Completing the application process prior to the assigned deadlines will give you a better opportunity to secure your financial aid.

EU’s college code number for FAFSA 001564

  • University’s average reported annual financial aid package for incoming students is $26,867.

  • The Federal Direct Loan offers the best available rates and repayment terms, regardless of credit history.

  • Another financing option includes the Federal Direct PLUS Loan, which has competitive rates and repayment terms, but the parent’s creditworthiness must be assessed first.

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