At a Glance

Overview
  • Founded
  • 1830
  • Tuition & Fees (In-State)
  • $33,492
  • Selectivity
  • Selective
  • Academic Calendar
  • Semester
  • Public/Private
  • Private
  • Religious Affiliation
  • Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
Location and setting

Suburban

Columbus, OH

Deadlines

N/A

Regular App Deadline

N/A

Early App Deadline

May 1

Financial Aid Deadline

Admissions

Application Information
  • Acceptance rate
  • 69%
  • % Admitted who enroll
  • 14%
  • Application Fee
  • $25
Incoming freshman Class Rankings

84%

Top half of HS class

53%

Top quarter of HS class

23%

Top tenth of HS class
Incoming Freshman SAT Scores
  • Verbal
  • 480-570
  • Math
  • 470-610
  • Writing
  • N/A
Incoming Freshman ACT Scores
  • Composite
  • 22-28
  • English
  • 21-28
  • Math
  • 21-27
  • Writing
  • N/A
Admissions

Selective

  • ACCEPTED
  • 69%
  • PERCENT ADMITTED WHO ENROLL
  • 14%
  • ENROLLMENT
  • 2,718

Costs & Aid

Cost: In-State

$33,492

Tuition and fees (in state)

$1,550

books and supplies

$9,790

room and board

$44,832

Total on campus
Cost: Out-of-State

$33,492

Tuition and fees (out of state)

$1,550

books and supplies

$9,790

room and board

$44,832

Total on campus
Actual Cost By Income Level (w/Financial Aid)
  • Family Income
  • Cost
  • $0-$30K
  • $16,536
  • $30-$48K
  • $18,170
  • $48-$75K
  • $21,873
  • $75-$110K
  • $21,497
  • $110 & UP
  • $21,368
Financial aid

99%

Receiving Financial Aid

34%

Receiving Federal Grants

95%

Receiving Federal Loans
FINANCIAL AID DEADLINE: May 1

Student Life

Student Body

2,718

Total undergrad enrollment

649

Total grad students

10%

Out-of-state

89%

In-state

1%

International
Students

  • 61%

    FEMALE

  • 39

    MALE
Organizations

63

Student Organizations

5

Fraternities

5

Sororities
Housing

Yes

On-Campus Housing

44%

% of Students living on campus
Student Diversity
  • % American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 0%
  • % Asian/Pacific Islander
  • 1%
  • % Black or African-American
  • 10%
  • % Hispanic/Latino
  • 4%
  • % White or Caucasian
  • 75%

Academics

Faculty & Classes

12:1

Student:Faculty Ratio

158

Total Faculty (Full-time)

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