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About Albion College

Albion College is a private, religous school located in the small town setting of Albion, MI, less than an hour from Detroit.

Founded in 1835, Albion College enrolls 1,506 undergrads and no graduate students. The institution runs on a semester academic calendar.

Albion College's endowment was valued at $170,106,000 in 2021. The school spends $15,976 for each full-time student enrolled.

Admissions Facts About Albion College

Acceptance rate: 74%

Mean ACT score: 23

Mean SAT score: 1052

Does not offer early decision.

Offers early action.

All regular decision applicants should hear back October 15.

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Albion College Acceptance Rate 2021

It is moderately difficult to get into Albion College. Around 74 percent of all applicants to Albion College are accepted each year. Last year, 4,699 students applied to Albion College and 3,498 were admitted.

Admitted students have a mean score of 1052 on the SAT. The mean ACT scores is 23.

Albion College reports that no students were waitlisted or admitted off the waitlist in 2021.

Is Albion College a good school?

Different people have different ideas about what makes a "good" school. Acceptance rate and average GPA are good indicators of how selective an institution is, but they don't tell you how happy or successful students are.

Retention and graduation rates

Out of the 346 students who started at Albion College as first-time freshman, 211 graduate within four years.

Around 70 percent of students who started at Albion College earn their Bachelor's degrees within six years. Compare this to the average six-year graduation rate for colleges and universities in the U.S., which is around 61 percent for public schools and 67 percent for private.

Job outcomes and student debt

Job placement and student debt statistics for recent graduates can give you a sense of the return on investment a school offers. Within six months of graduating, 61 percent of graduates receive at least one full-time job offer.

Recent grads have an average starting salary of $41,425 a year. Students in the class of 2021 who had taken out student loans graduated with an average of $32,960 of debt. For context, compare this number with the average national debt, which is around $36,000 per borrower.

Based on this information, how does Albion College sound? Remember, a school that is perfect for one person may be a terrible fit for someone else! So the real question to ask yourself: is Albion College a good school for YOU?

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College Info

611 East Porter Street Albion, MI 49224-1831

Campus Setting: Small Town

Albion College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Aug 15

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Albion College is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Albion College is Aug 15.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

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Albion College ACT Scores

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ACT Range

21 - 27

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

27 and Above

Good

21 to 27

Avg

21 and Less

Low

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ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median ACT score of an admitted student to Albion College is 24. Students with an ACT score of 27 and above have a good chance of getting into Albion College. Students with an ACT score that falls between 21 and 27 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 21 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.

Albion College SAT Scores

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Composite SAT Range

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Math SAT Range

490 - 590

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Reading SAT Range

500 - 610

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Albion College Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$63,670

In State

$63,670

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$50,070
$50,070
Fees
$520
$520
Housing
$12,380
$12,380
Books
$700
$700

Student Life

Wondering what life at Albion College is like? There are approximately 1,475 students enrolled at Albion College. 99% percent of students attend school full-time, 72% percent are from MI and 28% percent of students are from other states.

99%

Full Time

1%

Part Time

72%

In State

28%

Out-of-State

© 2021 College Confidential / Concentrical LLC, Data provided by IPEDs and Peterson's Databases, © 2020 Peterson's LLC.

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

1,475

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

69%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$50,590

Out-of-State

$50,590

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Continuous processing
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