70%

Acceptance Rate

$15,847

Avg.Financial Aid

003737

FAFSA Code

About Shenandoah University

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

3,817

Website

www.su.edu

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

SACSCOC

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

United Methodist

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

Yes

#N/A

Location & Contact

Address

1460 University Dr

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 5406654500
Fax: 5406654627
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Rankings

It becomes easier for the aspirants to apply to a university and have their doubts regarding the same cleared if the university has a ranking. The two popular publications, US News and Forbes, are among the most trusted publications when it comes to the rankings of an educational institution. The ranking of a university plays an important role in helping a prospective candidate choosing the right university. It helps them assess the university's performance based on several factors, which include research excellence, the performance of the students after they complete their education, student experience, and most importantly academic success. However, it is to be noted that Shenandoah University does not feature in the list of top colleges, according to the latest rankings by these two publications.

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.

70%

SAT Range

980 - 1190

ACT Range

21 - 26

Application Fee

$30

SAT/ACT

Considered but not required

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

None

The admission to Shenandoah University is easy as the university takes in a few number of students. The admission process starts by filling up the form and submitting a fee of $30. The SAT score in the range of 1000-1200 would boost a student's chances of securing admission. Notably, students securing ACT score less than 18 might also given admission but the average ACT score at Shenandoah University is 22. As expected, the candidates can complete the process either online or by visiting the school's office at 1460 University Dr, Winchester, Virginia 22601-5195. To gather more information, they can call them at (540) 665-4500.

Annual Cost to Attend

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

$29,729

Average Annual Cost

$31,280

Books And Supplies

$1,500

Other Fees

$1,250

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

$10,370

Budget For Other Expenses

$2,600

Total One Year Cost

$47,000

The next two things to keep in mind before applying to SU are 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 $47,850. This cost consists of the average annual tuition cost ($33,180), books and supplies ($1,500), room and boarding ($10,570), and budget for other expenses ($2,600). Students can also explore numerous financial aid options offered by the university.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Doctor'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.

83%

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

41%

Male Professors

59%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

135 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

66 Graduates

Physiology, Pathology and Related S...

46 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

35 Graduates

Music

30 Graduates

Biology, General

28 Graduates

Psychology, General

25 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

23 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

19 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

15 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

15 Graduates

Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Prof...

14 Graduates

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

13 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

13 Graduates

Dance

11 Graduates

History

11 Graduates

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

11 Graduates

Political Science and Government

10 Graduates

Natural Resources Conservation and...

8 Graduates

Public Health

8 Graduates

Chemistry

7 Graduates

Theological and Ministerial Studies

5 Graduates

Business/Managerial Economics

4 Graduates

Mathematics

4 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

3 Graduates

Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

3 Graduates

Religion/Religious Studies

2 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

2,034

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

30%

Full-time

97%

Part-time

3%

Students Gender

Male

40%

US National: 44%

Female

60%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

61% White

16% Unknown

10% Black

6% Hispanic

1% Two or more races

2% Non Resident alien

3% Asian

1% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

45%

Out Of State

54%

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

$74,667 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 89% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

89%

Undergrads in College Housing

49%

Averege Housing Cost

N/A

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around N/A.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

N/A

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Hornets, Buzzy

School Colors

navy, red, and white

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Old Dominion Athletic Conference

Total Male Athletes

295

Total Female Athletes

170

Intramural Sports

11

Sports Club

4

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Cross Country

Football

Golf

Lacrosse

Soccer

Tennis

Track and Field

Wrestling

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cross Country

Field Hockey

Golf

Lacrosse

Soccer

Softball

Tennis

Track and Field

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

The university additionally offers an on-campus housing facility for students who wish to dwell nearby. The normal expense for on-campus housing is $10,570 per year. Shenandoah University offers a number of dining and meal plan options for its students. To ensure the safety and security of students, the university has a number of campus safety and security measures in place. Some of these features include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones, 24-hr escort safety rides and mobile campus emergency alert. The number of female and male students at the university are 40% and 60%, respectively.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$37,300/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$45,800/year

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

$0$100,000

$24,125

$27,000

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.

$250 - 280

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

$15,847

Students Receiving Federal Grants

24%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,461

Students Receiving State Aid

50%

Average Aid Per Year

$3,184

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

100%

Average Aid Per Year

$13,211

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$19,726

$30K - $48K

$19,364

$48K - $75K

$18,843

$75K - $110K

$16,845

> $110K

$13,888

Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$8,593,667

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$24,488,236

In case the students at Shenandoah 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 Shenandoah University is around $14,211 and the federal grant is $4,790. The university provides financial assistance in the form of state-level aid worth $3,153 and institutional aid worth $14,211. At SU, the total amount of need-based scholarships/grants awarded to students stands at $8,593,667 per year. On the other hand, the total non-need-based scholarships/grants offered in a year add up to $24,488,236.

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