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Knox College Scholarships

2 East South Street Tuition In/Out-State: $36,138 / $36,138 Total Fall Enrollment: 1,392
Galesburg , IL 61401-9999 Books and Supplies: $900 Applicants Admitted: 72%
(800) 678-5669 On-campus Room and Board: $7,932 Receiving Aid of Some Type: 99% Undergraduate Application Fee: $40 Receiving Institutional Aid: 99% , $17,111 on average
Source: National Center for Education Statistics
  • Knox College General Information

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    Address 2 East South Street, Galesburg, IL 61401-9999
    Phone Number (800) 678-5669
    Web Address
    Mission Statement -
    Type of School -, -
    Religious affiliation None
    Highest degree offered Bachelor's degree
    Calendar 3-3 Term
    Setting Town, remote from an urban area
    Distance learning opportunities No

    Knox College Size

    Total enrollment 1,392
    Enrolled full time 1,374
    Enrolled part time 18

    Knox College Student Body

    Men enrolled full time 562
    Women enrolled full time 812
    American Indian/Alaskan Native 2%
    Asian/Pacific Islander 8%
    Black/Non-Hispanic 7%
    Hispanic 7%
    White/Non-Hispanic 69%
    Non-Resident Alien 7%
    Race/ethnicity unknown 5%
  • Knox College Admission Basics

    Admissions office phone number (800) 678-5669
    Open admission policy No
    Undergraduate Application fee $40
    Applied 2,385
    Admitted 1,706
    Enrolled 346
    Admitted % 72%

    Knox College Admission factors

    Admission test scores Optional for most students
    Secondary school GPA Required
    Secondary school rank Recommended
    Secondary school record Required
    TOEFL Required for students whose first language is not English
    Completion of college preparatory program Required
    Recommendations Required
    Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended

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  • Knox College Cost

    In-State Tuition, Full-time Undergraduates $36,138
    Out-of-state Tuition, Full-time Undergraduates $36,138
    Books and Supplies $900
    On-campus room and board $7,932 Most students live on-campus all four years
    Off-campus room and board $7,932

    Knox College Financial Aid

    Students Receiving Aid 99%
    Receiving Federal Grants 27% , $5,202 on average
    Receiving Institutional Aid 99% , $17,111 on average
    Receiving Student Loans 66% , $6,886 on average
  • Knox College Programs & Majors

    Graduates in 2009/2010 academic year.

    Area, Ethnic, Cultural, and Gender Studies Bachelor
    African-American/Black Studies 2
    American/United States Studies/Civilization 2
    Asian Studies/Civilization 8
    Russian Studies 0
    Women's Studies 1
    Biological and Biomedical Sciences Bachelor
    Biochemistry 10
    Biology/Biological Sciences, General 30
    Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services Bachelor
    Computer Science 2
    Education Bachelor
    Education, General 30
    English Language and Literature/Letters Bachelor
    Creative Writing 35
    English Language and Literature, General 16
    Foreign languages, literatures, and Linguistics Bachelor
    Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 2
    Foreign Languages and Literatures, General 3
    French Language and Literature 4
    German Language and Literature 2
    Russian Language and Literature 0
    Spanish Language and Literature 17
    History Bachelor
    History, General 22
    Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities Bachelor
    Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 8
    Mathematics and Statistics Bachelor
    Financial Mathematics 1
    Mathematics, General 7
    Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Bachelor
    Neuroscience 8
    Natural Resources and Conservation Bachelor
    Environmental Studies 22
    Philosophy and Religious Studies Bachelor
    Philosophy 13
    Physical Sciences Bachelor
    Chemistry, General 9
    Physics, General 6
    Psychology Bachelor
    Psychology, General 28
    Social Sciences Bachelor
    Economics, General 29
    International Relations and Affairs 17
    Political Science and Government, General 22
    Social Sciences, Other 14
    Visual and Performing Arts Bachelor
    Art History, Criticism and Conservation 6
    Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 12
    Fine/Studio Arts, General 17
    Music, General 9
  • Knox College Deadlines

    Regular Admissions

    Regular application deadline February 1
    Priority application deadline December 1
    Fall application deadline February 1
    SAT Reasoning / ACT scores due February 1
    SAT Subject score report due February 1
    College will notify student by March 31
    Student must reply to acceptance by May 1
    Deadline for housing deposit May 1

    Financial Aid

    Financial aid priority deadline February 15
    Financial aid deadline -
    College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about -
    Student must reply to financial aid decision by June 1

    Early Decision/Action

    Early decision deadline -
    College will notify student of early decision by -
    Early action deadline December 1
    College will notify student of early action by December 31

    Transfer Students

    Transfer priority application deadline -
    Transfer priority financial aid deadline April 1
    Transfer application closing date April 1
    Transfer deadline for filing financial aid forms -
    College will notify student of transfer decision by May 15
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National Achievement Scholarships

Scholarship Description
Finalists in the National Achievement Scholarship program are eligible to receive Knox merit-based scholarhips, totalling $16,000 annually. Semi-finalists are eligible for at least $12,000 per year. National Achievement Scholarship Application Requirements: Apply for admission by February 1. Notify Knox of your standing in the National Achievement Scholarship program. Note: Additional information is available on the National Merit Scholarship Corporation Web site. Notification Candidates are notified of their scholarship awards at the time of admission. National Achievement Scholarship Application Requirements: Apply for admission by February 1. Notify Knox of your standing in the National Achievement Scholarship program.
$12,000 - $16,000
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Financial need
Class Standing
Available to National Achievement Semi-Finalists and Finalists.
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