Established in 1869, Ursinus College is a non-profit private liberal arts higher-education institution located in the suburban setting of the medium town of Collegeville (population range of 2,500-9,999 inhabitants), Pennsylvania. Officially accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, Ursinus College (UC) is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 1,000-1,999 students) coeducational US higher education institution. Ursinus College (UC) 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 153 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 70-80% making this US higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. UC also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.
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|Motto||Super Firmum Fundamentum Dei
On the Firm Foundation of God
|Colours||Red, old gold and black|
|Address||601 E Main Street
|Tel||+1 (610) 409 3000|
|Fax||+1 (610) 409 3662|
|over 20,000 US$
|over 20,000 US$
|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 recommended
- Secondary school record is required
- Completion of college-preparatory program is required
- 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 required
- Other Tests (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) are neither required nor recommended
|Admission Office||PO Box 1000
(610) 409 3200
|Basic Classification||Baccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus|
|2000 Classification||Baccalaureate Colleges--Liberal Arts|
|Size & Setting||Four-year, small, highly residential institution|
|Enrollment Profile||Exclusively undergraduate four-year|
|Undergraduate Profile||Four-year, full-time, more selective, lower transfer-in institution|
|Undergraduate Instructional Program||Arts & sciences focus, no graduate coexistence|
|Graduate Instructional Program||Not Classified (Exclusively Graduate Programs)|
Ursinus College's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 151,001 physical volumes, 5,016 physical media, 749 digital/electronic medium and 53 licensed digital/electronic databases.
Ursinus College provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 1,411 students in the 2018 academic year.
|Distance Learning||Not reported|
|Institutional Hospital||Not reported|
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