At a Glance

Overview
  • Founded
  • 1903
  • Tuition & Fees (In-State)
  • $11,493
  • Selectivity
  • Less Selective
  • Academic Calendar
  • Semester
  • Public/Private
  • Public
  • Religious Affiliation
  • None
Location and setting

Urban

Kalamazoo, MI

Deadlines

N/A

Regular App Deadline

N/A

Early App Deadline

August 1

Financial Aid Deadline

Admissions

Application Information
  • Acceptance rate
  • 82%
  • % Admitted who enroll
  • 22%
  • Application Fee
  • $40
Incoming freshman Class Rankings

70%

Top half of HS class

32%

Top quarter of HS class

11%

Top tenth of HS class
Incoming Freshman SAT Scores
  • Verbal
  • 455-560
  • Math
  • 445-555
  • Writing
  • N/A
Incoming Freshman ACT Scores
  • Composite
  • 19-25
  • English
  • 17-25
  • Math
  • 18-25
  • Writing
  • N/A
Admissions

Less Selective

  • ACCEPTED
  • 82%
  • PERCENT ADMITTED WHO ENROLL
  • 22%
  • ENROLLMENT
  • 18,313

Costs & Aid

Cost: In-State

$11,493

Tuition and fees (in state)

$948

books and supplies

$9,561

room and board

$22,002

Total on campus
Cost: Out-of-State

$26,851

Tuition and fees (out of state)

$948

books and supplies

$9,561

room and board

$37,360

Total on campus
Actual Cost By Income Level (w/Financial Aid)
  • Family Income
  • Cost
  • $0-$30K
  • $12,453
  • $30-$48K
  • $14,731
  • $48-$75K
  • $17,412
  • $75-$110K
  • $19,807
  • $110 & UP
  • $20,391
Financial aid

78%

Receiving Financial Aid

34%

Receiving Federal Grants

59%

Receiving Federal Loans
FINANCIAL AID DEADLINE: August 1

Student Life

Student Body

18,313

Total undergrad enrollment

4,914

Total grad students

13%

Out-of-state

85%

In-state

2%

International
Students

  • 50%

    FEMALE

  • 50

    MALE
Organizations

350

Student Organizations

16

Fraternities

10

Sororities
Housing

Yes

On-Campus Housing

25%

% of Students living on campus
Student Diversity
  • % American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 0%
  • % Asian/Pacific Islander
  • 2%
  • % Black or African-American
  • 12%
  • % Hispanic/Latino
  • 6%
  • % White or Caucasian
  • 71%

Academics

Faculty & Classes

17:1

Student:Faculty Ratio

867

Total Faculty (Full-time)

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