62%

Acceptance Rate

$23,239

Avg.Financial Aid

001939

FAFSA Code

About Newman University

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

3,373

Website

www.newmanu.edu

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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

Newman University is a private, Roman Catholic university located in Wichita, KS. Newman University occupies a total area of about 61 acres. Newman University was founded in the year 1933. The dean of NU is David Shubert. Keeping the pursuit of research, innovation, and excellence at the center, Newman University has been imparting quality education to its students. The motto of the varsity is Caritas Christi urget nos (Latin) and its official colors are blue and red. Out of total 3,736 students enrolled at NU, 2,705 belong to undergraduate courses while 500 are postgraduate students. The school has a total of 207 academic staff. These faculty teach different courses to the students. Around 62% of the students are females and 38% are males. Notably, Newman University is also home to an ethnically diverse student population. At NU around 69% are white, 12% belong to Hispanic ethnicity, and 6% are Asian. Moreover, around 90% of the students are 24 and under. The college has produced several achievers in its 87 years of existence and some of the notable alumni are Tom Malone, Clare Vanderpool, Ponka-We Victors, and Tony Fulton. The university boasts of a decent sports infrastructure, which helps in developing the personality of its students. A total of 100 programs, including both residential and online, are currently offered by NU. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by Higher Learning Commission.

Location & Contact

Address

3100 McCormick Ave

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 3169424291
Fax: 3169424483
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Rankings

As long as US universities are concerned, the rankings which are provided by Forbes and US News are trusted everywhere. Newman University has been ranked at the 644th position among other universities by Forbes. It is to be noted that Forbes decides on the rankings of the university based on common metrics like acceptance rate, endowment, benefits, and SAT scores, among others.

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.

62%

SAT Range

1000 - 1180

ACT Range

20 - 26

Application Fee

FALSE$

SAT/ACT

Neither required nor recommended

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

None

The admission to Newman University is easy and the students can make the most out of it. The varsity has 3 admission thresholds. Along with the admission form, the students have to deposit a non-refundable fee to complete the application process. The SAT score in the range of 985-1190 would boost a student's chances of securing admission. A candidate, in order to take admission to Newman University, must score 21 in her ACTs. But, in certain cases, those having ACT scores less than 18 are also given admission. The candidates can apply for the courses online. However, in case they need information or want to feel the vibes, they visit the school's office at 3100 McCormick Ave, Wichita, Kansas 67213-2097. They can also call them at (316) 942-4291.

Annual Cost to Attend

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

$13,902

Average Annual Cost

$29,260

Books And Supplies

$1,006

Other Fees

$1,490

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

$8,326

Budget For Other Expenses

$3,906

Total One Year Cost

$43,988

Before applying to NU, candidates must keep in mind the tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure. The total one-year cost on a full-time basis would be somewhere around $47,009. The average annual tuition cost ($31,906), books and supplies ($1,268), room and boarding ($8,646), and budget for other expenses ($3,964) are all included in this cost. For students seeking financial assistance, the university offers a number of options.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Master's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

11:1

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

78%

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

62%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Teacher Education and Professional...

57 Graduates

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

42 Graduates

Biology, General

41 Graduates

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

35 Graduates

Allied Health and Medical Assisting...

19 Graduates

Business/Commerce, General

19 Graduates

Health Professions and Related Clin...

10 Graduates

Public Relations, Advertising, and...

9 Graduates

Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecu...

8 Graduates

Information Science/Studies

8 Graduates

Management Information Systems and...

8 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

7 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

7 Graduates

Theology and Religious Vocations, O...

7 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

6 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

6 Graduates

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Ot...

6 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

5 Graduates

Chemistry

4 Graduates

History

4 Graduates

Legal Support Services

4 Graduates

Psychology, General

4 Graduates

Clinical, Counseling and Applied Ps...

3 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

3 Graduates

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

3 Graduates

Theological and Ministerial Studies

3 Graduates

Philosophy

2 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

1 Graduates

Mathematics

1 Graduates

Sociology

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

2,766

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

15%

Full-time

37%

Part-time

63%

Students Gender

Male

38%

US National: 44%

Female

62%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

68% White

1% Unknown

3% Black

15% Hispanic

3% Two or more races

3% Non Resident alien

6% Asian

1% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

17%

Out Of State

78%

In State

5%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

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

Median Household Income

$62,009 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 50% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

50%

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

$4,404/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $3,922/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$3,922/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Jets

School Colors

crimson and blue

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

N/A

Total Female Athletes

N/A

Intramural Sports

3

Sports Club

5

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

No

The university offers on-campus housing facilities to the students who wish to stay on the campus. At NU, $8,646 is the normal expense for on-campus housing, which a student will be needed to pay, each year. Newman University has several dining and meal plan options for its students and the average meal plan at NU costs around $3,922 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 and 24-hr escort safety rides. The number of female and male students at the university are 38% and 62%, respectively.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$38,000/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$44,000/year

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

$0$100,000

$15,750

$21,750

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.

$163 - 226

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

$23,239

Students Receiving Federal Grants

43%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,092

Students Receiving State Aid

39%

Average Aid Per Year

$3,348

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

99%

Average Aid Per Year

$19,820

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$26,400

$30K - $48K

$25,858

$48K - $75K

$24,047

$75K - $110K

$19,707

> $110K

$19,383

Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$1,636,963

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$2,860,003

In case the students at Newman 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 Newman University is around $19,624 and the federal grant is $4,583. The university provides financial assistance in the form of state-level aid worth $3,259 and institutional aid worth $19,624. At NU, the total amount of need-based scholarships/grants awarded to students stands at $1,636,963 per year. On the other hand, the total non-need-based scholarships/grants offered in a year add up to $2,860,003.

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