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Everglades University

Boca Raton, FL 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate60%
Acceptance Rate60%

About Everglades University

Everglades University Overview

Everglades University is a private, nonprofit school in a suburban setting in Boca Raton, Florida. Everglades University was founded in 1989 and enrolls around 2,649 students per year year, including 2,212 undergraduate students.

Planning to play sports? Everglades University has many options for athletes. See them all and learn more about life at Everglades University on the Student Life page.

2022 Everglades University Facts At-A-Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Overall Acceptance Rate 60%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Tuition $19,200

Is Everglades University a Good School?

Different people have different ideas about what makes a "good" school. Some factors that can help you determine what a good school for you might be include admissions criteria, acceptance rate, tuition costs, and more.

Let's take a look at these factors to get a clearer sense of what Everglades University offers and if it could be a good fit for you.

2022 Acceptance Rate for Everglades University

It is not competitive to get into Everglades University. The university admitted 60% of all applicants in 2022. Out of 854 applications received in 2022, 516 students were offered admission.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Everglades University

Retention refers to the number of students that stay enrolled at a school over time. This is a way to get a sense of how satisfied students are with their school experience, and if they have the support necessary to succeed in college.

Out of all the first-year, full-time undergrads who start at Everglades University, around 78% come back the next year. Around 58% of students who started at Everglades University 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% for public schools and 67% for private.

Job Outcomes for Everglades University Grads

Job placement stats are a good resource for understanding the value of a degree from Everglades University by providing a look on how job placement has gone for other grads.

Check with Everglades University directly, for information on any information on starting salaries for recent grads.

Everglades University's Endowment

An endowment is the total value of a school's investments, donations, and assets. Endowment is not necessarily an indicator of the quality of a school, but it can give you a sense of how much money a college can afford to invest in expanding programs, improving facilities, and support students.

For more information about Everglades University's endowment, check with the school directly. The school spends $3,726 for each full-time student enrolled.

Tuition and Financial Aid at Everglades University

Tuition cost is another important factor when choose a college. Some colleges may have high tuition, but do a better job at meeting students' financial need.

For information on Everglades University's financial aid options for first-year students, check with the school directly.

The 2023-2024 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2022

Some aid is awarded on a first-come, first-served basis, so fill out the FAFSA early. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! No one should ever pay to fill out the FREE Application for Federal Student Aid, (FAFSA), so don't give your money (or info!) to any website that claim you do.

Learn more about Tuition and Financial Aid at Everglades University.

Based on this information, how does Everglades University sound? Remember, a school that is perfect for one person may not be the right school for someone else! So ask yourself: Is Everglades University a good school for you?

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Where is Everglades University?

Everglades University is located in the suburban setting of Boca Raton, Florida, in the suburbs of West Palm Beach and Fort Lauderdale and Miami.

If you want to see Everglades University for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 95 to Boca Raton, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Palm Beach International Airport (PBI).

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Everglades University and Boca Raton are like without leaving home.

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College Info

5002 T-Rex Avenue, Suite 100 Boca Raton, FL 33431

Campus Setting: Suburban

Everglades University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

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Transfer Applications are Due

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The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Everglades University is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Everglades University is Continuous processing.

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Everglades University Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Everglades University is like? There are approximately 2,649 students enrolled at Everglades University, including 2,212 undergraduate students and 437 graduate students. 100% percent of students attend school full-time, 63% percent are from FL and 37% percent of students are from other states.


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