56%

Acceptance Rate

$19,775

Avg.Financial Aid

001988

FAFSA Code

Union College

  • Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

    Private, Not-For-Profit

  • Acceptance Rate:

    N/A

  • 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.

    SACSCOC

  • Website

    www.unionky.edu
  • Student Population Number of Students attending College

    1,333

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

    Yes

Union College which is located in Schenectady, NY is a college offering several courses to the students. The university covers an area of 120 acres. Union College was founded in the year 1795. Union College believes in imparting education and contributing to society by focusing on innovation, research, education, and commitment. The motto of the university is Sous les lois de Minerve nous devenons tous frères et soeurs (French) and its official colors are union garnet. The total enrolment stands at 2,267 students at Union College. Around 2,267 and 194 students take admission in various undergraduate and postgraduate courses of the university. To teach various courses to the students, the school has employed a total of 211 faculty. Interestingly, Union College has an ethnically diverse student population. At UC around 70% are white, 14% are Black or African American, and 9% are Non-resident alien. And, at the university, around 80% of the students are 24 and under. When it comes to gender distribution at the varsity, around 52% of the students are females and 48% are males. The college has produced several notable alumni including Jimmy Carter (Statesman, Politician), George Westinghouse (Businessperson, Entrepreneur), Gordon Gould (Inventor), and Chester A. Arthur (Politician, Lawyer) in its 225 years of existence. 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. A total of 147 programs are currently offered by the varsity to the students. It includes both the residential as well as online programs. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by ABET (Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology, Inc.), and MSCHE (Middle States Commission on Higher Education). Union College has around $466 million (2019) in endowment.

Location & Contact

Email:

N/A

Address

310 College St

Rankings

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 Union College at the 104th 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.

Admissions

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

    None

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

    56%

  • SAT Range

    936 - 1066

  • SAT/ACT

    Recommended

  • ACT Range

    18 - 23

  • High School GPA

    Required

  • Application Fee

    $10

  • Accept Common App

    None

Though the varsity takes in only a few number of students, and the admission to UC is easy. To kickstart the admission process at UC, the candidates have to fill an application form and submit a fee of $10. Notably, students securing ACT score less than 17 might also given admission but the average ACT score at Union College is 19. 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 310 College St, Barbourville, Kentucky 40906-1499. They can also call them at (606) 546-4151.

Annual Cost to Attend

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

    $17,445

  • Average Annual Cost

    $25,570

Additional Costs:

  • Books And Supplies

    $1,470

  • Other Fees

    $1,570

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

    $7,475

  • Budget For Other Expenses

    $3,955

Total One Year Cost

$40,040

Before applying to UC, 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 $40,950. This cost includes the average annual tuition cost ($27,950), books and supplies ($1,470), room and boarding ($7,500), and budget for other expenses ($4,030). Students can also explore numerous financial aid options offered by the university.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Master's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

14:1

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

64%

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

63%

Male Professors

38%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Most Popular Majors:

  • Business Administration, Management...

    23 Graduates

  • Teacher Education and Professional...

    20 Graduates

  • Psychology, General

    15 Graduates

  • Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

    14 Graduates

  • Registered Nursing, Administration,...

    13 Graduates

  • Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

    10 Graduates

  • Criminal Justice and Corrections

    9 Graduates

  • Teacher Education and Professional...

    9 Graduates

  • Registered Nursing, Administration,...

    13 Graduates

  • Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

    10 Graduates

  • Criminal Justice and Corrections

    9 Graduates

  • Teacher Education and Professional...

    9 Graduates

  • Communication and Media Studies

    6 Graduates

  • Marketing

    6 Graduates

  • Accounting and Related Services

    5 Graduates

  • History

    5 Graduates

  • Biology, General

    4 Graduates

  • Computer and Information Sciences,...

    4 Graduates

  • Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facil...

    4 Graduates

  • Education, General

    3 Graduates

  • Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

    3 Graduates

  • English Language and Literature, Ge...

    2 Graduates

  • Sociology

    2 Graduates

  • Chemistry

    1 Graduates

  • Health Services/Allied Health/Healt...

    1 Graduates

  • Mathematics

    1 Graduates

  • Mental and Social Health Services a...

    1 Graduates

  • Religion/Religious Studies

    1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

1,119

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

52%

Full-time / Part-time

82% / 18%

Students Gender

Male

48%

US National: 44%

Female

52%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

White

72%

Unknown

1%

Black

13%

Hispanic

2%

Two or more races

3%

Non Resident alien

8%

Asian

0%

American Indian/Alaska native

1%

Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

0%

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

34%

Out Of State

57%

In State

9%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

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

Median Household Income

$38,949 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 77% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

77%

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

$3,300/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $4,200/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$4,200/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Warriors

School Colors

red, black, and gold

Varsity Athletics Association

N/A

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

N/A

Total Female Athletes

N/A

Intramural Sports

5

Sports Club

2

Sports Team (Men)

Basketball

Golf

Gymnastics

Soccer

Baseball

Basketball

Bowling

Cheerleading-Dance Team

Cross Country

Football

Golf

Lacrosse

Soccer

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Track and Field

Cycling

Archery

Baseball

Basketball

Cross Country

Crew-Rowing

Football

Ice Hockey

Lacrosse

Soccer

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Track and Field

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Gymnastics

Volleyball

Basketball

Bowling

Cheerleading-Dance Team

Cross Country

Golf

Soccer

Softball

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Track and Field

Cycling

Archery

Basketball

Cross Country

Crew-Rowing

Field Hockey

Golf

Ice Hockey

Lacrosse

Soccer

Softball

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Track and Field

Volleyball

Campus Security

The college additionally offers an on-campus housing facility for students who wish to dwell nearby. The normal expense for on-campus housing is $7,500 per year. The students at Union College have several dining and meal plan options to choose from. Moreover, the average meal plan costs around $6,126 per year. The college considers the safety and security of its students to be paramount. At UC, 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 48% male and 52% 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

$28,200/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$32,100/year

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

$25,000 - $26,898

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.

$259 - $279

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

$19,775

Students Receiving Federal Grants

68%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,813

Students Receiving State Aid

59%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,942

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

100%

Average Aid Per Year

$13,555

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

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$21,532

$30K - $48K

$20,002

$48K - $75K

$18,825

Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$7,175,449

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$2,390,620

The financial aid department of Union 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 federal grant that comes from the college is around $5,492, whereas the financial aid is $14,248. The students at the college are provided with state aid and institutional aid. The state aid stands at $5,062, while the institutional aid is $14,248. At UC, the total amount of need-based scholarships/grants awarded to students stands at $38,803,702 per year. On the other hand, the total non-need-based scholarships/grants offered in a year add up to $9,665,555.

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