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Drew University
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  • 4 Year
  • MADISON, NJ

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Report Card

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

About

36 MADISON AVE
MADISON, NJ 07940
Athletic Division
NCAA Division III (without football)
Athletic Conference
Landmark Conference
From Drew University

Drew University is so much more than a place to earn your degree. It’s where you’ll meet some of your closest friends. Get connected to life-changing mentors. Learn in ways that could take you around the globe, or straight into the real world of professional life, meaningful community action, and leading social change.

As a Drew student, you can choose from 40+ majors, 60+ minors, 18 Dual-Degree programs, and 17 pre-professional programs. And you’ll graduate with a purpose – not to mention the skills employers are looking for, and an experience-based résumé that ties everything together.

As for our location, it’s hard to beat: Madison, NJ, is a picture-perfect small town that’s only an hour from all the opportunities of NYC. On campus, you’ll find 90+ clubs and organizations, 22 NCAA Division III athletic teams, and every kind of event (from fun festivals to TEDx). Drew puts you everywhere you want to be.

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Drew 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
73%
SAT Range
1030-1250
ACT Range
23-28
Application Fee
$40
SAT/ACT
Recommended
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
Yes

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Cost

Net Price
$28,218 / 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
$30,201 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
97%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
10:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
90%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 29 responses
62%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 47 responses
62%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 47 responses

Majors

Drew University Announces Six New Dual-Degree Programs

academic spotlight

The new programs add to the already robust list of Dual-Degree offerings at Drew, which has partnerships with schools like Columbia, Duke, NYU, and Washington University in St. Louis in fields like business management, cybersecurity, engineering, law, medicine, and software engineering.

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
    0%
  • On Campus
    0%
  • Online
    100%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
1,603 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
33
Undergrads Over 25
3%
Pell Grant
38%
Varsity Athletes
25%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 30 responses
  • Somewhat privileged, but also creative
    33%
  • Privileged
    27%
  • Open minded
    10%
  • kind and accepting
    7%
  • The most accepting, creative people you will meet
    7%
  • At the edge of typical
    3%
  • Quirky
    3%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
87%
Poll
86%
of students say they don't have Greek life. 49 responses
Poll
56%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 63 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 31 responses
  • Small place where big things happen
    39%
  • Friendly
    23%
  • I hate it
    13%
  • Secluded
    10%
  • Fast-paced
    3%
  • Underrated
    3%
  • Waste of time
    3%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$52,700 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
69%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
90%
National
83%
42%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 19 responses

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