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Auburn University
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  • 4 Year
  • AUBURN, AL

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Report Card

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

About

THE QUAD CENTER
AUBURN, AL 36849
Athletic Division
NCAA Division I-FBS
Athletic Conference
Southeastern Conference
From Auburn University

Welcome to where dreams become a reality, where the practical world meets inspiration. For more than 160 years, an Auburn degree has prepared a new generation of students to innovate and lead. And our results speak for themselves. Forbes calls us a “Best Value College” and Kiplinger's named us a “100 Best Values in Public Colleges.” It’s no surprise that Auburn is Alabama’s top university. While some students literally learn to fly here, all are prepared to soar.

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Auburn 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
February 1
Acceptance Rate
81%
SAT Range
1150-1320
ACT Range
25-31
Application Fee
$50
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
Yes

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Cost

Net Price
$23,562 / 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
$9,281 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
72%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade A minus
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
20:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
77%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 145 responses
56%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 167 responses
53%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 166 responses

Majors

Online

Online Programs Offered
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
    25%
  • On Campus
    73%
  • Online
    2%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
22,527 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
2,067
Undergrads Over 25
3%
Pell Grant
13%
Varsity Athletes
2%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 110 responses
  • Good mix of social and studious
    47%
  • Rich, white, conservative.
    18%
  • Mostly white, increasing diversity
    12%
  • Unique
    10%
  • Veracious Academic Achievers
    5%
  • Normal?
    3%
  • Just looking to find a job
    2%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
No data available  
Poll
49%
of students say that Greek life is pretty big. 203 responses
Poll
57%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life. 238 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 120 responses
  • War Eagle!
    32%
  • Greatest place ever!
    18%
  • All In
    13%
  • Beautiful
    13%
  • Frats and football
    11%
  • Family
    8%
  • Insular, somewhat friendly, conservative
    4%

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After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$48,800 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
79%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
95%
National
83%
87%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 99 responses

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