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Ripon College
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  • 4 Year
  • RIPON, WI

Report Card

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

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Ripon is a private college located in Ripon, Wisconsin. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 772 undergraduate students. Admissions is somewhat competitive as the Ripon acceptance rate is 70%. Popular majors include Business, Biology, and History. Graduating 67% of students, Ripon alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $32,900.

About

300 WEST SEWARD STREET
RIPON, WI 54971
Athletic Division
NCAA Division III (with football)
Athletic Conference
Midwest Conference

Ripon College Rankings

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Ripon Admissions

Acceptance Rate
70%
Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
SAT Range
990-1220
ACT Range
19-25
Application Fee
$30
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
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Cost

Net Price
$22,830 / 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
$31,602 / 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
13:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
83%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 30 responses
81%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 36 responses
60%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 35 responses

Majors

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
772 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
15
Undergrads Over 25
0%
Pell Grant
40%
Varsity Athletes
36%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 16 responses
  • Diverse. Many have friends in many groups
    25%
  • Ambitious
    19%
  • Overly involved
    19%
  • Hawks fly together.
    13%
  • Overconfident
    13%
  • Sheltered
    13%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
98%
Poll
55%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 44 responses
Poll
55%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 44 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 18 responses
  • Small town Midwest
    61%
  • More Together
    22%
  • Emphasis on diversity
    6%
  • Hawks fly together.
    6%
  • Miss leading
    6%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$45,500 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
67%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
96%
National
83%
80%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 15 responses

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