Founded in 1954, United States Air Force Academy is a non-profit public federal liberal arts higher-education institution located in the suburban setting of the medium city of Colorado Springs (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants), Colorado. Officially accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, United States Air Force Academy (USAFA) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 4,000-4,999 students) coeducational US higher education institution. United States Air Force Academy (USAFA) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 66 years old US higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 10-20% making this US higher education organization a most selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. USAFA also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.
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|Name||United States Air Force Academy|
|Motto||Integrity First, Service Before Self, Excellence in All We Do
|Colours||Blue and silver|
|Address||2304 Cadet Drive
|Tel||+1 (719) 333 1818|
|Fax||+1 (719) 333 3647|
|Not reported||Not reported|
|Not reported||Not reported|
|Gender||Men and Women (coed)|
|International Students||Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission|
|Selection Type||Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades|
|New Admission Requirements||- Secondary school GPA is required
- Secondary school rank is required
- Secondary school record is required
- Completion of college-preparatory program is recommended
- Recommendations are required
- Formal demonstration of competencies is neither required nor recommended
- Admission test scores are required
- Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is neither required nor recommended
- Other Tests (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) are neither required nor recommended
|Admission Office||2304 Cadet Dr, Ste 200
(719) 333 2520
800 443 9266
|Control Type||Public Federal|
|Basic Classification||Baccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus|
|2000 Classification||Other specialized institutions|
|Size & Setting||Four-year, medium, highly residential institution|
|Enrollment Profile||Exclusively undergraduate four-year|
|Undergraduate Profile||Four-year, full-time, more selective, lower transfer-in institution|
|Undergraduate Instructional Program||Balanced arts & sciences/professions, no graduate coexistence|
|Graduate Instructional Program||Not Classified (Exclusively Graduate Programs)|
United States Air Force Academy's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 425,779 physical volumes, 1,529 physical media and 81 licensed digital/electronic databases.
United States Air Force Academy provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 4,400 students in the 2018 academic year.
|Financial Aids||Not reported|
|Distance Learning||Not reported|
|Career Services||Not reported|
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