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Huntingdon College

Montgomery, AL 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate56%
Acceptance Rate56%

About Huntingdon College

Huntingdon College Overview

Huntingdon College is a private, religious school in the suburban setting of Montgomery, Alabama. Huntingdon College was founded in 1854 and enrolls 920 undergrads and no graduate students. Huntingdon College provides housing for up to 631 students. The majority of students live on campus, and first year-students are required to live in campus housing. On the weekends, about 65% of students stay on-campus and participate in campus events and social life.

There are many ways for students to get involved at Huntingdon College!

Are you interested in music or performing? At Huntingdon College you can join a campus band, sing in a chorus, or perform with one of the school's theater groups.

Are you interested in journalism and communications? Huntingdon College students can write for the campus newspaperor be a producer for the student-run television channel.

Thinking of pledging? Huntingdon College has both fraternities and sororities.

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

2022 Huntingdon College Facts At-A-Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Overall Acceptance Rate 56%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED offered but % not available
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.4
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 21%
Tuition $26,850
Percent of Need Met 67%
Average First-Year Financial Aid Package $18,448

Is Huntingdon College a Good School?


Different people have different ideas about what makes a "good" school. Admissions criteria, acceptance rate and average GPA are good indicators of how competitive an institution is.

Let's take a look at these factors to get a better view of what Huntingdon College offers and if the school seems like a good choice for you.

Huntingdon College Acceptance Rate 2022

It is moderately difficult to get into Huntingdon College. Around 56% of applicants get into Huntingdon College each year. Last year, 2,074 students applied to Huntingdon College and 1,161 were admitted.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Huntingdon College

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

Approximately 65% of students who start at Huntingdon College return the next year. Around 37% of students who started at Huntingdon College earn their Bachelor's degrees within six years. The average six-year graduation rate for U.S. colleges and universities is 61% for public schools, and 67% for private, non-profit schools.

Job Outlook Huntingdon College Graduates

Job placement statistics for recent graduates can give you a sense of the return on investment a school offers.

Check with Huntingdon College directly, for information on any information on starting salaries for recent grads.

Huntingdon College'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.

As of 2022, the total market value of Huntingdon College's endowment was $48.2 million. The average college endowment was $905 million in 2021. For each full-time student, Huntingdon College spends about $7,073 a year.

Tuition and Financial Aid at Huntingdon College

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.

Huntingdon College meets 67% of the demonstrated financial need for undergraduates. First-year students that attend Huntingdon College full-time are awarded $18,448 a year in financial aid, on average.

Students in the class of 2022 who had taken out student loans graduated with an average of $34,184 of debt. For context, compare this number with the average national debt, which is around $36,000 per borrower.

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

Some aid is available on a first-come, first-served basis, so fill out the FAFSA as soon as you can. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! You should never have to pay to submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), so be very wary of anyone asking you for money.

Learn more about Tuition and Financial Aid at Huntingdon College.

Based on this information, does Huntingdon College seem like a good fit? Remember, the best school for one person may not be the right school for someone else! So ask yourself: Is Huntingdon College a good school for you?

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Where is Huntingdon College?

Huntingdon College is located in the suburban setting of Montgomery, Alabama, less than an hour from Birmingham.

If you want to see Huntingdon College for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 85 to Montgomery, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Montgomery Regional Airport.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Huntingdon College and Montgomery are like without leaving home.

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College Info

1500 East Fairview Avenue Montgomery, AL 36106-2148

Campus Setting: Suburban

Huntingdon College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

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

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Huntingdon College is Continuous processing.

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

Huntingdon College ACT Scores

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ACT Range

19 - 24

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

24 and Above

Good

19 to 24

Avg

19 and Less

Low

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ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median ACT score of an admitted student to Huntingdon College is 22. Students with an ACT score of 24 and above have a good chance of getting into Huntingdon College. Students with an ACT score that falls between 19 and 24 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 19 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.

Huntingdon College SAT Scores

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Composite SAT Range

Not available

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Math SAT Range

500 - 580

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Reading SAT Range

490 - 595

Huntingdon College Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$42,922

In State

$42,922

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$26,850
$26,850
Fees
$1,500
$1,500
Housing
$14,272
$14,272
Books
$300
$300

Student Life

Wondering what life at Huntingdon College is like? There are approximately 920 students enrolled at Huntingdon College. 86% percent of students attend school full-time, 70% percent are from AL and 30% percent of students are from other states.

86%

Full Time

14%

Part Time

70%

In State

30%

Out-of-State

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

920

Campus Setting

Suburban

Acceptance Rate

56%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$28,350

Out-of-State

$28,350

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Continuous processing
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