About Manhattanville College
On Campus Housing
A private university by the name of Manhattanville College is located in Purchase, NY. Manhattanville College covers an area of 100 acres. Manhattanville College was founded in the year 1841. The motto of the Manhattanville College is In Exultatione Metens and its official colors are crimson and white. The total enrolment stands at 2,492 students at Manhattanville College. Around 1,541 and 994 students take admission in various undergraduate and postgraduate courses of the university. The school has an academic staff of 114 (full-time) who teach various courses to the students. Around 96% of the students are 24 and under at Manhattanville College. At MC around 48% are white, 28% belong to Hispanic ethnicity, and 10% are Black or African American. And, when it comes to gender distribution at the varsity, around 58% of the students are females and 42% are males. The college has produced several achievers in its 179 years of existence and some of the notable alumni are Eunice Kennedy Shriver (Film Producer, Social Worker), Jean Kennedy Smith (Politician, Diplomat), Rosemary Murphy (Actor), and James Badge Dale (Actor). The school believes in the all-round growth of the students and therefore, encourages students to take part in several sporting activities, conducted inside the campus. Further, it boasts of a decent sports infrastructure. MC offers a total of 160 undergraduate and graduate programs, including both residential and online. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by CAEP (Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation), IACBE (International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education), and MSCHE (Middle States Commission on Higher Education). $31 million (2019) is the total value of endowment of the Manhattanville College.
The rankings provided by Forbes and US News are trusted everywhere, as long as US universities are concerned. Considered one of the best publications when it comes to ranking universities, Forbes has placed Manhattanville College at the 512nd position on the latest list of top colleges. However, it is to be noted that the rankings are decided based on common metrics like acceptance rate, endowment, benefits, and SAT scores, among others.
Annual Cost to Attend
Average Annual Cost
Before applying to MC, 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 $56,620 per year. This cost consists of the average annual tuition cost ($39,570), books and supplies ($800), room and boarding ($14,880), and budget for other expenses ($1,550). If it sounds unaffordable to the applicant, there are numerous financial aid options available that they can explore.
Highest Degree Offered
36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.
Median Household Income
$80,868 per year
Campus Emergency Phones
Mobile Campus Emergency Alert
Students who want to enjoy the campus and lodging life can benefit from the on-campus housing facility provided by MC. The normal expense for on-campus housing is $14,880 per year. The average meal plan at MC costs around $5,840 a year. Notably, students at the varsity get to choose from various dining and meal plan options as well. The college considers the safety and security of its students to be paramount. At MC, campus safety and security features include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones, 24-hr escort safety rides and mobile campus emergency alert. The college has enrolled around 42% male and 58% female students.
Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation
Students Receiving Gift Aid
Average Aid Per Year
Students Receiving Federal Grants
Average Aid Per Year
Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income
$30K - $48K
$48K - $75K
$75K - $110K
Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants
The financial aid department of Manhattanville College helps students by assisting them with scholarships, grants, and student loans in the event that they find the fees and the cost of living at the campus to be expensive. The average financial aid at Manhattanville College is around $24,360 and the federal grant is $5,381. The students at the college are provided with state aid and institutional aid. The state aid stands at $3,206, while the institutional aid is $24,360. The non-need-based scholarships awarded to students admitted to Manhattanville College amount to $4,046,345 per annum.