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Union County College

Cranford, NJ 2-Year Public
Acceptance Rate100%
Acceptance Rate100%

About Union County College

Union County College Overview

Union County College is a public, state school in the suburban setting of Cranford, New Jersey. Union County College was founded in 1933 and the school presently has around 8,298 students per year, which includes 8,298 undergraduates.

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

Love music or performing? At Union County College you can perform with one of the university's theater groups.

Interested in journalism or communications? Union County College students can write for the campus newspaper, host a radio show or be a producer for the student-run television channel.

There are no fraternities or sororities at Union County College, so it might be a good choice if you're not interested in Greek life.

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

2022 Union County College Facts At-A-Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
In-State Tuition $10,562
Out-of-State $10,562

Is Union County College a Good School?


There is no one way to define a "good" college or university. 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 clearer idea of what Union County College offers and if the school might be a good fit for you.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Union County 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.

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 Union County College Graduates

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

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

Tuition and Financial Aid at Union County 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.

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

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

Some financial 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! No one should ever pay to fill out 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 Union County College.

Based on this information, does Union County College seem like a good fit? Remember, the best school for one person may be a terrible fit for another! So ask yourself: Is Union County College a good school for you?

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Where is Union County College Located?

Union County College is located in the suburban setting of Cranford, New Jersey, less than an hour from New York City.

If you are interested in seeing Union County College for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take Garden State Parkway to Cranford, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Newark Liberty International.

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

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College Info

1033 Springfield Avenue Cranford, NJ 07016

Campus Setting: Suburban

Union County College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Not available

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

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

Union County College ACT Scores

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Union County College SAT Scores

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Union County College Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$10,562

In State

$10,562

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$10,562
$10,562
Fees
Unknown
Unknown
Housing
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Unknown
Books
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Student Life

Wondering what life at Union County College is like? There are approximately 8,298 students enrolled at Union County College. 45% percent of students attend school full-time.

45%

Full Time

55%

Part Time

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

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

8,298

Campus Setting

Suburban

Acceptance Rate

100%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$10,562

Out-of-State

$10,562

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Continuous processing
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