56%

Acceptance Rate

$17,207

Avg.Financial Aid

002527

FAFSA Code

About University of Providence

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

1,038

Website

www.uprovidence.edu

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NWCCU

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

University of Providence is a private, Roman Catholic university located in Great Falls, Montana. University of Providence was founded in the year 1932. The university believes in imparting quality education and giving back to society. In the same light, University of Providence has a motto of In lumine tuo, videmus lumen. In addition to over 930 undergraduate students, UP also boasts of over 136 students in its postgraduate courses, taking the total enrollment to over 1,066. To teach various courses to the students, the school has employed a total of 133 faculty. At University of Providence, around 54% of the students are 24 and under. And, when it comes to gender distribution at the varsity, around 67% of the students are females and 33% are males. Finally, at UP around 75% are white, 6% belong to an unknown race or ethnicity, and 5% are Black or African American. University of Providence has produced several well-known personalities in its 88 years of existence. The employment rate, after six years of graduation, is a good parameter to gauge the employability which in this case is 89%. 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. At UP, 120 undergraduate and graduate-level programs, including both residential and online, are offered to the students. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by ABA (American Bar Association), ACEN (Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing), and NWCCU (Northwest Comm. on Colleges and Universities).

Location & Contact

Address

1301 Twentieth St S

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 4067618210
Fax: 4067915209
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Rankings

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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

N/A

ACT Range

N/A

Application Fee

FALSE$

SAT/ACT

Neither required nor recommended

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

Yes

The admission to University of Providence is easy as the university takes in a few number of students. Along with the admission form, the students have to deposit a non-refundable fee to complete the application process. As per the past trends, the SAT score of a student must lie in the range of 1100-1102 to improve her chances. A candidate, in order to take admission to University of Providence, must score 19 in her ACTs. But, in certain cases, those having ACT scores less than 16 are also given admission. The application process can be completed online. However, if needed, one can also visit the office at 1301 Twentieth St S, Great Falls, Montana 59405-4996, or call (406) 761-8210.

Annual Cost to Attend

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

$19,435

Average Annual Cost

$24,968

Books And Supplies

$1,000

Other Fees

$200

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

$9,600

Budget For Other Expenses

$4,000

Total One Year Cost

$39,768

Before applying to UP, 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 $40,775. The average annual tuition cost ($26,242), books and supplies ($1,000), room and boarding ($9,466), and budget for other expenses ($4,850) are all included in this cost. If it sounds unaffordable to the applicant, there are numerous financial aid options available that they can explore.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Master's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

12:1

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

52%

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

44%

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,...

118 Graduates

Biology, General

30 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

14 Graduates

Psychology, General

13 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

11 Graduates

Legal Support Services

9 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

7 Graduates

Computer Science

6 Graduates

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

5 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

4 Graduates

Mathematics

4 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

2 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

2 Graduates

History

2 Graduates

Religion/Religious Studies

1 Graduates

Sociology

1 Graduates

Special Education and Teaching

1 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

876

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

26%

Full-time

52%

Part-time

48%

Students Gender

Male

34%

US National: 44%

Female

66%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

77% White

8% Unknown

4% Black

4% Hispanic

0% Two or more races

2% Non Resident alien

3% Asian

1% American Indian/Alaska native

1% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

3%

Unknown Location

56%

Out Of State

41%

In State

0%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

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

Median Household Income

$48,624 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 65% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

65%

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

$5,200/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $4,400/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$4,400/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Argonauts

School Colors

blue and gold

Varsity Athletics Association

NAIA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

130

Total Female Athletes

117

Intramural Sports

N/A

Sports Club

N/A

Sports Team (Men)

Basketball

Cross Country

Golf

Ice Hockey

Lacrosse

Rodeo

Soccer

Track and Field

Wrestling

Other

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cross Country

Golf

Ice Hockey

Rodeo

Soccer

Softball

Track and Field

Volleyball

Wrestling

Other

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. At UP, $9,466 is the normal expense for on-campus housing, which a student will be needed to pay, each year. University of Providence has several dining and meal plan options for its students and the average meal plan at UP costs around $4,400 per year. 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 33% and 67%, respectively.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$28,800/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$32,500/year

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

$0$100,000

$12,500

$29,821

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.

$130 - 309

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

$17,207

Students Receiving Federal Grants

43%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,984

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

100%

Average Aid Per Year

$14,606

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$19,702

$30K - $48K

$15,423

$48K - $75K

$16,233

$75K - $110K

$13,485

> $110K

$13,925

Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$2,824,193

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$2,287,707

The financial aid department of University of Providence 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. At the university, the average federal grant comes to be around $5,430, whereas the financial aid is $14,462. At University of Providence, students can apply for institutional aid of up to $14,462. At UP, the total amount of need-based scholarships/grants awarded to students stands at $2,824,193 per year. On the other hand, the total non-need-based scholarships/grants offered in a year add up to $2,287,707.

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