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Huntington University

Huntington, IN 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate79%
Acceptance Rate79%

About Huntington University

Huntington University Overview

Huntington University is a private, religious school in the small town setting of Huntington, Indiana. Huntington University was founded in 1897 and the school presently has around 1,364 students a year, including 1,120 undergraduate students. Huntington University offers on-campus housing for students. Most students live in off campus housing, and 60% of students spend their weekends on campus.Regular decision applicants for Fall 2023 should receive admissions decisions by September 15.

There are many ways for students to get involved at Huntington University!

Love music or performing? Sing in a chorus or perform with one of Huntington University's theater groups.

Are you interested in journalism and communications? Huntington University students can write for the campus newspaper, host a radio show or be a producer for the student-run television channel.

Huntington University does not have any greek life opportunties.

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

2022 Huntington University Facts At-A-Glance
Academic Calendar 4-1-4 (2 long terms separated by a month-long mini-term)
Overall Acceptance Rate 79%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate Info Not Available
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.6
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 52%
Tuition $27,914
Percent of Need Met 77.3%
Average First-Year Financial Aid Package $21,395

Is Huntington University a Good School?

The definition of a "good school" varies. Admissions criteria, acceptance rate and average GPA are good indicators of how selective an institution is.

Let's take a look at these areas to get a better sense of what Huntington University offers and if the college seems like a good fit for you.

2022 Acceptance Rate for Huntington University

It is moderately difficult to get into Huntington University. The acceptance rate at Huntington University is 79%. Last year, 1,088 students applied to Huntington University and 860 were admitted.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Huntington 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 Huntington University, around 73% return for the next year. Around 69% of students who started at Huntington University 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 Huntington University Graduates

Job placement stats are a good resource for understanding the value of a degree from Huntington University by providing a look on how job placement has gone for other grads. 71% of graduates from Huntington University recieve at least one full-time job offer within six months of graduating.

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

Huntington 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.

Huntington University's endowment was valued at $25.2 million in 2022, compared to a national average of $905 million.

Tuition and Financial Aid at Huntington 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.

Huntington University meets 77.3% of the demonstrated financial need for undergraduates. The average financial aid package for a full-time, first-year student is around $21,395 a year.

Graduates in the class of 2022 had an average of $30,301 in student loans per borrower. 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 awarded on a first-come, first-served basis, so fill out the FAFSA asap. 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 Huntington University.

Based on this information, is Huntington University the school for you? Remember, the best school for one person may be a terrible fit for someone else! So ask yourself: Is Huntington University a good school for you?

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Where is Huntington University Located?

Huntington University is located in the small town setting of Huntington, Indiana, in the suburbs of Fort Wayne.

If you want to see Huntington University for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take U.S. Route 24 to Huntington, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Fort Wayne International.

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

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College Info

2303 College Ave Huntington, IN 46750

Campus Setting: Small Town

Huntington University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Not available

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

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

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

Huntington University ACT Scores


ACT Range

19 - 24

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

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ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median ACT score of an admitted student to Huntington University is 24. Students with an ACT score of 24 and above have a good chance of getting into Huntington University. 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.

Huntington University SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

1020 - 1190


Math SAT Range

510 - 617


Reading SAT Range

492 - 590

Huntington University Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Huntington University is like? There are approximately 1,364 students enrolled at Huntington University, including 1,120 undergraduate students and 244 graduate students. 90% percent of students attend school full-time, 69% percent are from IN and 31% percent of students are from other states.


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