Knox College is a private, nonprofit college in the town of Galesburg, Illinois. Knox College was founded in 1837 and enrolls 1,156 undergrads and no graduate students.
It is very difficult to get into Knox College. Knox College admitted 71% of all applicants in 2022. In 2022, 3,038 students applied to Knox College and 2,153 were admitted.
|Knox College Admissions Facts At-A-Glance|
|Overall Acceptance Rate||71%|
|Early Decision Acceptance Rate||70%|
|Early Action Acceptance Rate||EA Offered but % not available|
|Applicants Submitting SAT scores||41%|
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Knox College is locatedin Galesburg, Illinois, near the city of Peoria and Quad Cities.
If you want to see Knox College for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 74 to Galesburg, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Greater Peoria International, Quad Cities International.
You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Knox College and Galesburg are like without leaving home.
First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Knox College is Jan 15.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Knox College is Apr 1.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
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Wondering what life at Knox College is like? There are approximately 1,156 students enrolled at Knox College. 98% percent of students attend school full-time, 48% percent are from IL and 52% percent of students are from other states.
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