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Transylvania University Scholarships

300 N Broadway Tuition In/Out-State: $28,645 / $28,645 Total Fall Enrollment: 1,110
Lexington , KY 40508-1797 Books and Supplies: $1,000 Applicants Admitted: 86%
(859) 233-8300 On-campus Room and Board: $8,750 Receiving Aid of Some Type: 98% Undergraduate Application Fee: - Receiving Institutional Aid: 100% , $13,087 on average
Source: National Center for Education Statistics
  • Transylvania University General Information

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    Address 300 N Broadway, Lexington, KY 40508-1797
    Phone Number (859) 233-8300
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    Mission Statement Through an engagement with the liberal arts, Transylvania University prepares its students for a humane and fulfilling personal and public life by cultivating independent thinking, open-mindedness, creative expression, and commitment to lifelong learning and social responsibility in a diverse world.
    Type of School Four or more years, Private not-for-profit
    Religious affiliation Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)
    Highest degree offered Bachelor's degree
    Calendar Four-one-four plan
    Setting Large City
    Distance learning opportunities No

    Transylvania University Size

    Total enrollment 1,074
    Enrolled full time 1,099
    Enrolled part time 11

    Transylvania University Student Body

    Men enrolled full time 441
    Women enrolled full time 658
    American Indian/Alaskan Native 0%
    Asian/Pacific Islander 1%
    Black/Non-Hispanic 4%
    Hispanic 1%
    White/Non-Hispanic 82%
    Non-Resident Alien 1%
    Race/ethnicity unknown 10%
  • Transylvania University Admission Basics

    Admissions office phone number (859) 233-8242
    Open admission policy No
    Undergraduate Application fee -
    Applied 1,540
    Admitted 1,298
    Enrolled 311
    Admitted % 86%

    Transylvania University Admission factors

    Admission test scores Required
    Secondary school GPA Required
    Secondary school rank Recommended
    Secondary school record Required
    TOEFL Required
    Completion of college preparatory program Recommended
    Recommendations Required
    Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended

    Transylvania University Admission statistics

    Students submitting SAT 22%
    SAT 1 Verbal 25th percentile score 550
    SAT 1 Verbal 75th percentile score 680
    SAT 1 Math 25th percentile score 540
    SAT 1 Math 75th percentile score 660
    Students submitting ACT 94%
    ACT Composite 25th percentile score 24
    ACT Composite 75th percentile score 30
  • Transylvania University Cost

    In-State Tuition, Full-time Undergraduates $28,645
    Out-of-state Tuition, Full-time Undergraduates $28,645
    Books and Supplies $1,000
    On-campus room and board $8,750
    Off-campus room and board $8,750

    Transylvania University Financial Aid

    Students Receiving Aid 98%
    Receiving Federal Grants 28% , $4,842 on average
    Receiving Institutional Aid 100% , $13,087 on average
    Receiving Student Loans 66% , $6,426 on average
  • Transylvania University Programs & Majors

    Graduates in 2009/2010 academic year.

    Biological and Biomedical Sciences Bachelor
    Biology/Biological Sciences, General 21
    Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services Bachelor
    Accounting 24
    Business/Commerce, General 38
    Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs Bachelor
    Communication Studies/Speech Communication and Rhetoric 6
    Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services Bachelor
    Computer and Information Sciences, General 5
    Education Bachelor
    Chemistry Teacher Education 0
    Elementary Education and Teaching 4
    Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching 3
    Music Teacher Education 1
    Physical Education Teaching and Coaching 2
    English Language and Literature/Letters Bachelor
    English Language and Literature, General 10
    Foreign languages, literatures, and Linguistics Bachelor
    Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 2
    French Language and Literature 6
    German Language and Literature 4
    Spanish Language and Literature 8
    History Bachelor
    History, General 11
    Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities Bachelor
    Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 6
    Mathematics and Statistics Bachelor
    Mathematics, General 8
    Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies Bachelor
    Kinesiology and Exercise Science 19
    Philosophy and Religious Studies Bachelor
    Philosophy 7
    Religion/Religious Studies 2
    Physical Sciences Bachelor
    Chemistry, General 5
    Physics, General 2
    Psychology Bachelor
    Psychology, General 22
    Social Sciences Bachelor
    Anthropology 12
    Economics, General 5
    Political Science and Government, General 8
    Social Sciences, Other 0
    Sociology 4
    Visual and Performing Arts Bachelor
    Art History, Criticism and Conservation 3
    Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 3
    Fine/Studio Arts, General 6
    Music Performance, General 4
    Visual and Performing Arts, Other 0
  • Transylvania University 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 -
    College will notify student by March 15
    Student must reply to acceptance by May 1
    Deadline for housing deposit May 1

    Financial Aid

    Financial aid priority deadline -
    Financial aid deadline -
    College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about -
    Student must reply to financial aid decision by August 6

    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 January 15

    Transfer Students

    Transfer priority application deadline June 1
    Transfer priority financial aid deadline -
    Transfer application closing date August 1
    Transfer deadline for filing financial aid forms -
    College will notify student of transfer decision by -
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