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Avila University
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  • 4 Year
  • KANSAS CITY, MO

Report Card

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

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Avila is an above-average private, Catholic university located in Kansas City, Missouri. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 916 undergraduate students. Admissions is somewhat competitive as the Avila acceptance rate is 68%. Popular majors include Nursing, Psychology, and Information Science. Graduating 39% of students, Avila alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $37,600.

About

11901 WORNALL RD
KANSAS CITY, MO 64145
Athletic Division
NAIA
Athletic Conference
Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference

Avila University Rankings

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

Avila Admissions

Acceptance Rate
68%
Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
SAT Range
980-1160
ACT Range
17-23
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
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Cost

Net Price
$18,581 / 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
$13,055 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
99%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B minus
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
9:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
86%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 37 responses
73%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 40 responses
50%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 40 responses

Majors

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
    51%
  • On Campus
    40%
  • Online
    9%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
916 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
108
Undergrads Over 25
19%
Pell Grant
61%
Varsity Athletes
39%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 25 responses
  • Athletic
    36%
  • Well Rounded
    28%
  • Scholarly
    12%
  • Elated
    8%
  • Privileged
    8%
  • Spontaneous
    8%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
64%
Poll
76%
of students say they don't have Greek life. 37 responses
Poll
55%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life. 49 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 27 responses
  • Welcoming
    59%
  • Small
    19%
  • Purple
    15%
  • Transcending
    7%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$44,100 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
39%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
93%
National
83%
83%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 24 responses

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