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Linfield University
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  • 4 Year
  • MCMINNVILLE, OR

Report Card

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

About

900 SE BAKER
MCMINNVILLE, OR 97128
Athletic Division
NCAA Division III (with football)
Athletic Conference
Northwest Conference
From Linfield University

Explore the Uncommon at Linfield University - Every student at Linfield is a collection of perspectives, curiosities, questions and inspirations. Each facet of what makes you you, deserves the space to shine. As a university built on a foundation of the arts and sciences, Linfield provides each student with a personalized, comprehensive and exceedingly rich academic experience. Our faculty lead students to explore more of the world around them in order that they become ready for the world ahead of them. Our School of Business, School of Nursing and College of Arts and Sciences combine to provide access to a variety of academic programs. Paired with a small student to faculty ratio and big hands-on learning opportunities, you'll be set up for a successful life after Linfield.

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Linfield University Rankings

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Admissions

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Acceptance Rate
80%
SAT Range
1050-1210
ACT Range
20-27
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
Yes

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Cost

Net Price
$28,517 / 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
$30,005 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
100%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B minus
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
8:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
95%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 39 responses
61%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 49 responses
77%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 48 responses

Majors

Physics and Engineering at Linfield University

We offer majors in physics and applied physics. If you wish to dive deeply into the physics of our physical universe, you will revel in the physics major. If you're drawn to a hands-on bent, you may prefer the engineering emphasis of applied physics. Students work on a variety of projects, such as creating simulations of complex behavior and designing products using magnetic nanoparticles.

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
    51%
  • On Campus
    45%
  • Online
    4%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
1,365 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
27
Undergrads Over 25
1%
Pell Grant
31%
Varsity Athletes
26%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 23 responses
  • Dedicated
    35%
  • Stressed but succeeeding
    35%
  • Still acts like their in high school
    26%
  • Sad
    4%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
91%
Poll
62%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 50 responses
Poll
57%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life. 61 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 31 responses
  • The Power of a Small College (literally)
    58%
  • High School Esque
    29%
  • Overly Glorified High School
    6%
  • Fast-paced
    3%
  • Home away from home
    3%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$55,200 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
75%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
94%
National
83%
79%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 28 responses

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