Ursinus College

country rank  777
world rank  2483

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University Overview

Established in 1869, Ursinus College is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the small town of Collegeville (population range of 2,500-9,999 inhabitants), Pennsylvania. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, Ursinus College (UC) is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 1,000-1,999 students) coeducational 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 150 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 80-90% making this US higher education organization a least selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Acronym UC
Founded 1869
Motto Super Firmum Fundamentum Dei
On the Firm Foundation of God
Colours Red, old gold and black

University Location

Address 601 E Main Street
Collegeville (population range: 2,500-9,999)
19426-1000 Pennsylvania
United States
T +1 (610) 409 3200
F +1 (610) 409 3662

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
Not reported
International
students
over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
Not reported

University Admissions

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
Admission Rate 80-90%
Admission Office PO Box 1000
Collegeville 19426-1000
+1 (610) 409 3200

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 1,000-1,999
Academic Staff 300-399
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Ursinus College's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Middle States Commission on Higher Education


Year of first Accreditation

1921


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • American Chemical Society (ACS)

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Council of Independent Colleges (CIC)
  • National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

Academic Structure

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Social Media

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Instagram

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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Wednesday, 8 May 2019