B-
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Academics
    C+
  2. Value
    B+
  3. Diversity
    B+
  4. Campus
    C
  5. Athletics
    B+
  6. Party Scene
    B
  7. Professors
    B-
  8. Location
    B-
  9. Dorms
    C+
  10. Campus Food
    C+
  11. Student Life
    B-
  12. Safety
    B+
Quincy University is ...
Private not-for-profit, Catholic
Athletic Division
NCAA Division II (with football)
Athletic Conference
Great Lakes Valley Conference
Address
1800 College Ave
Quincy, IL 62301
Website

Admissions

Will You Get In?

Test Scores and GPA for Quincy University

Cost

Net Price
$16,701/ year
National
$15,431
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Net Price by Household Income
  • <$30k
    $14,612/ year
  • $30-48k
    $13,667/ year
  • $49-75k
    $15,704/ year
  • $76-110k
    $19,516/ year
  • $110k+
    $20,021/ year

Academics

Professors
B-
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
13:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
86%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.14 responses
72%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.18 responses
61%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.18 responses

Majors

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
1,019Undergrads
Undergrads Over 25
9%
Pell Grant
45%
Varsity Athletes
37%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 11 responses
Report
  • Friendly
    45%
  • Apathetic
    27%
  • Bored
    9%
  • Creepy
    9%
  • Stuck up
    9%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
73%
Poll
57%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join.23 responses
Poll
63%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life.24 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 12 responses
Report
  • Small town feel within the school
    75%
  • Decently sized and populated school
    25%

After Quincy University

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$38,500/ year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
49%
National
47%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
95%
National
83%
92%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation.12 responses
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Quincy University Reviews

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I have so far very much enjoyed my time here at QU. The professors I primarily deal with are in the political science, philosophy, and criminal justice departments and they are all so helpful! I only gave 4 out of 5 because I seem to always have trouble with the people working in the registrar and the business office, but everything else is great.
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Quincy University has been such a great environment to get involved, make friends, and to get my higher education. The campus is a place where everyone knows each other, and the people and faculty genuinely care about the students. It is a place where you get to be on a first name basis with the cafeteria workers and all the heads of the different departments. The campus is small, which always brings comfort because you can walk through and see all the buildings around and most likely run into a few friends on the way to class. While it gets a reputation for being boring sometimes, the students know how to make the best of their experience here, and as long as the student makes the most of what they have, they will have fun everyday here.
Quincy University opened the door for me to rediscover myself as a student, leader, and person through many rewarding experiences. The entrepreneurship club, mission trips, and student sports broadcasting opportunities all served as building blocks for my growth in my four years on campus. I would highly recommend attending QU.