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Admitted Student Profile for Fall 2014

  • GPA Middle 50%: 3.51—4.00 (school reported)
  • SAT Middle 50%: 1200—1350 (critical reading and mathematics)
  • ACT Middle 50%: 27—31

Scholarships & Financial Aid

  • 83% of admitted freshmen received some form of financial aid and/or merit scholarship.
  • Your admissions application is your application for a merit scholarship. No separate scholarship application is required, except for the United Methodist Scholarship and the Frederick Douglass Distinguished Scholars Program.
  • Complete both the CSS/Financial Aid PROFILE and Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) if you wish to be considered for financial aid.

Diversity

African American: 7 percent
American Indian: <1 percent
Asian American: 6 percent
Hispanic American: 5 percent

Caucasian: 53 percent
Multiracial: 3 percent
International: 10 percent
Unknown: 17 percent

Services & Resources

AU Abroad
Campus Life
Career Center
Kay Spiritual Life Center
Multicultural Affairs

New Student Orientation
Public Safety
Annual Security Reports
Student Activities
Student Government

Undergraduate Costs of Attendance

For the most up to date undergraduate costs of attendance, please visit the Student Accounts page.

Tuition and Fees