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Ashland University
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  • 4 Year
  • ASHLAND, OH

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1.25.2024

AU Admissions is gearing up for our spring admissions events to welcome the incoming class of '24! Learn More

Report Card

grade B minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B minus
  2. Value
    grade B
  3. Diversity
    grade B
  4. Campus
    grade B minus
  5. Athletics
    grade A minus
  6. Party Scene
    grade C+
  7. Professors
    grade B minus
  8. Location
    grade C+
  9. Dorms
    grade C+
  10. Campus Food
    grade A+
  11. Student Life
    grade B minus
  12. Safety
    grade B

About

401 COLLEGE AVE
ASHLAND, OH 44805
Athletic Division
NCAA Division II (with football)
Athletic Conference
Great Midwest Athletic Conference
From Ashland University

We promise to teach you how to think, not what to think. We promise to work with you to create an individualized plan for your future, and we promise you an affordable education. We promise you will be guided by mentors invested in you as an individual. They will, within a diverse community of respect, design personalized transformative experiences to develop you as a person who works, serves, and leads with integrity. And we promise you a lifelong commitment as we continue to help you discern your life calling and make a positive impact on your family, community, and the world at large.

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Ashland University Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Admissions

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Acceptance Rate
70%
SAT Range
1050-1250
ACT Range
20-25
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
Yes

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Cost

Net Price
$21,190 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$14,613 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
98%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B minus
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
10:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
91%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 44 responses
57%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 60 responses
63%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 60 responses

Majors

Our Eagles are ready to show you their nest!

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Come to one of our daily visits or campus events to see all that Ashland University has to offer. When you visit, you will have the chance to meet admissions and faculty, and take a tour with one of our Exceptional Eagles! Check out the Learn More button below to see the dates and times available and to register!

Online

Programs Offered Entirely Online
0
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
0
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    29%
  • On Campus
    57%
  • Online
    14%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
2,219 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
1,512
Undergrads Over 25
32%
Pell Grant
34%
Varsity Athletes
30%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 43 responses
  • Friendly
    37%
  • Working hard to get good grades.
    26%
  • Prepared for the future
    16%
  • Full of potential
    14%
  • Bully
    2%
  • Nerdy
    2%
  • Opportunists with Friendly Outlook
    2%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
75%
Poll
54%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 69 responses
Poll
65%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life. 72 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 49 responses
  • Full of opportunities and caring professors
    45%
  • Caring professors and great education
    41%
  • Home away from home
    6%
  • Several paths to follow and great education
    4%
  • horrible
    2%
  • Students and office staff are horrible
    2%

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After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$40,400 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
68%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
94%
National
83%
89%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 35 responses

Ashland University Reviews

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