About Ursinus College
On Campus Housing
A private university by the name of Ursinus College is located in Collegeville, Pennsylvania. Across all the courses offered at Ursinus College, the enrolment stands at 1,472. The school has an academic staff of 147 who teach various courses to the students. Speaking of gender distribution, there are around 50% of the students who are females and 50% are males at Ursinus College. At UC, around 99% of the students are 24 and under. J. D. Salinger, Gerald Edelman, John Mauchly, and Joseph DeSimone are some of the well-known alumni of the school. Several other achievers owe their success to this university. 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 31 programs, including both residential and online, are currently offered by UC. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education.
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Annual Cost to Attend
Average Annual Cost
Before applying to UC, candidates must keep in mind the tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure. The annual full-time cost of attendance comes out to be approximately $70,052. The average annual tuition cost ($53,610), books and supplies ($1,000), room and boarding ($13,120), and budget for other expenses ($2,322) are all included in this cost. Students can also explore numerous financial aid options offered by the university.
Highest Degree Offered
36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.
Median Household Income
$77,659 per year
Campus Emergency Phones
Mobile Campus Emergency Alert
The college offers on-campus housing facilities to the students who wish to stay on the campus. At UC, $13,120 is the normal expense for on-campus housing, which a student will be needed to pay, each year. Ursinus College has several dining and meal plan options for its students and the average meal plan at UC costs around $4,250 per year. The college has enrolled around 50% male and 50% 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 Ursinus 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 Ursinus College is around $35,260 and the federal grant is $5,468. Prospective students can benefit from state-level aid worth $3,434 as well as institutional aid worth $35,260. The non-need-based scholarships awarded to students admitted to Ursinus College amount to $11,065,443 per annum.