At a Glance

Overview
  • Founded
  • 1906
  • Tuition & Fees (In-State)
  • $8,868
  • Selectivity
  • Less Selective
  • Academic Calendar
  • Semester
  • Public/Private
  • Public
  • Religious Affiliation
  • N/A
Location and setting

Town

Richmond, KY

Deadlines

N/A

Regular App Deadline

N/A

Early App Deadline

August 1

Financial Aid Deadline

Admissions

Application Information
  • Acceptance rate
  • 86%
  • % Admitted who enroll
  • 32%
  • Application Fee
  • $35
Incoming freshman Class Rankings

77%

Top half of HS class

37%

Top quarter of HS class

N/A

Top tenth of HS class
Incoming Freshman SAT Scores
  • Verbal
  • 460-580
  • Math
  • 470-560
  • Writing
  • N/A
Incoming Freshman ACT Scores
  • Composite
  • 20-25
  • English
  • 20-26
  • Math
  • 18-25
  • Writing
  • N/A
Admissions

Less Selective

  • ACCEPTED
  • 86%
  • PERCENT ADMITTED WHO ENROLL
  • 32%
  • ENROLLMENT
  • 14,293

Costs & Aid

Cost: In-State

$8,868

Tuition and fees (in state)

$1,000

books and supplies

$8,666

room and board

$18,534

Total on campus
Cost: Out-of-State

$18,180

Tuition and fees (out of state)

$1,000

books and supplies

$8,666

room and board

$27,846

Total on campus
Actual Cost By Income Level (w/Financial Aid)
  • Family Income
  • Cost
  • $0-$30K
  • $8,467
  • $30-$48K
  • $9,497
  • $48-$75K
  • $11,851
  • $75-$110K
  • $13,907
  • $110 & UP
  • $14,060
Financial aid

98%

Receiving Financial Aid

47%

Receiving Federal Grants

59%

Receiving Federal Loans
FINANCIAL AID DEADLINE: August 1

Student Life

Student Body

14,293

Total undergrad enrollment

2,588

Total grad students

8%

Out-of-state

91%

In-state

1%

International
Students

  • 57%

    FEMALE

  • 43

    MALE
Organizations

192

Student Organizations

16

Fraternities

14

Sororities
Housing

Yes

On-Campus Housing

31%

% of Students living on campus
Student Diversity
  • % American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 0%
  • % Asian/Pacific Islander
  • 1%
  • % Black or African-American
  • 6%
  • % Hispanic/Latino
  • 3%
  • % White or Caucasian
  • 85%

Academics

Faculty & Classes

16:1

Student:Faculty Ratio

674

Total Faculty (Full-time)

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