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Drew University
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  • 4 Year
  • MADISON, NJ

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Report Card

grade B
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B
  2. Value
    grade B+
  3. Diversity
    grade A
  4. Campus
    grade C+
  5. Athletics
    grade B minus
  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 B minus
  12. Safety
    grade B

About

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

Drew University is more than a place to earn your degree—it is the beginning of a successful, purpose-driven life.

A vibrant, diverse, friendly, and generous place, Drew provides learning experiences that sharpen your skills, broaden your vision, and prepare you for a meaningful life. Our prime location—a historic campus less than an hour from New York City, and amid a high concentration of corporations, nonprofits and arts institutions—offers the comforts of small-town living, the benefits of big city adventure, and easy access to a world of opportunities.

Whatever your interests and future plans, Drew’s Launch undergraduate experience puts you on a trajectory of success, with exceptional faculty and your program of study guiding your focus. Launch ensures that every student graduates with a purpose, sought-after transferable skills, a network of mentors, and an experience-based résumé. Guaranteed.

Find your purpose. Forge your path. Launch your future at Drew.

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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
71%
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
$28,103 / 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
$28,355 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
99%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
12:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
90%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 29 responses
60%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 45 responses
60%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 45 responses

Majors

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
1,688 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
24
Undergrads Over 25
2%
Pell Grant
34%
Varsity Athletes
24%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 29 responses
  • Somewhat privileged, but also creative
    31%
  • Privileged
    24%
  • 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
90%
Poll
87%
of students say they don't have Greek life. 47 responses
Poll
57%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 61 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 29 responses
  • Small place where big things happen
    41%
  • Friendly
    24%
  • I hate it
    10%
  • Secluded
    10%
  • Home away from home
    7%
  • Underrated
    3%
  • Waste of time
    3%

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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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