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Union College

Barbourville, KY 4-Year Private

About Union College

Union College is a private, religous school located in the small town setting of Barbourville, KY

Founded in 1879, Union College currently enrolls around 1,140 students a year, including 946 undergrads. The institution runs on a semester academic calendar.

As of 2021, the total market value of the school endowment was $22,662,334.

2021 Admissions Facts About Union College

Acceptance rate: 55%

Average GPA: 3.15

Early Decision or Early Action: No/No

2022 Regular Decision Notification Date:

What is Union College's acceptance rate?

Admission to Union College is moderately difficult. Union College accepts around 55 percent of applicants each year.

The average high school GPA for a student at Union College is 3.15 /4.0.

In 2021, 0 applicants were waitlisted and 0 students were ultimating offered a spot off the waitlist.

Is Union 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 say much about the quality of the education or the student experience.

Retention, graduation rates, and job placement statistics can help you understand how satisfied students are with their school experience, and how effectively an institution prepares students for careers.

Retention and graduation rates

About 63 percent of students who start at Union College come back the next year.

The average six-year graduation rate for U.S. colleges and universities is 61 percent for public schools, and 67 percent for private, non-profit schools.

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.

Based on this information, how does Union College sound? Remember, a school that is perfect for one person may not be the right school for someone else! So the real question to ask yourself: is Union College a good school for YOU?

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College Info

310 College Street Barbourville, KY 40906-1499

Campus Setting: Small Town

Union College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

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

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

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

Union College ACT Scores

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ACT Range

17 - 22

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

22 and Above

Good

17 to 22

Avg

17 and Less

Low

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Union College SAT Scores

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Composite SAT Range

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Math SAT Range

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Reading SAT Range

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Union College Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$36,170

In State

$36,170

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$26,330
$26,330
Fees
$1,670
$1,670
Housing
$6,700
$6,700
Books
$1,470
$1,470

Student Life

Wondering what life at Union College is like? There are approximately 1,140 students enrolled at Union College, including 946 undergraduate students and 194 graduate students. 91% percent of students attend school full-time, 55% percent are from KY and 45% percent of students are from other states.

91%

Full Time

9%

Part Time

55%

In State

45%

Out-of-State

Data provided by IPEDs and Peterson's Databases, © 2020 Peterson's LLC. All rights reserved.

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

1,140

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

55%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$28,000

Out-of-State

$28,000

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Continuous processing
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