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2023 Top Private Universities in Michigan

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  1. #1 Top Private Universities in Michigan.

    Andrews University

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    4 Year,

    BERRIEN SPRINGS, MI,

    509 Niche users give it an average review of 3.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says Andrews University is exclusively known for diversity and inclusion. One of the best things about Andrews is the incredible community it has. You get to build incredible relationships with people....

    Read 509 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 49%,

    Net Price: $22,850,

    SAT Range: 1030-1380,

  2. #2 Top Private Universities in Michigan.

    Hope College

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    4 Year,

    HOLLAND, MI,

    1055 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says As a student who's just over halfway through my time at Hope, I can confidently say that I've enjoyed my time here. I have been able to learn how to overcome different challenges, form some lifelong...I will say that I wish it was a little more diverse and accepting to people who aren't white, Christian, and able-bodied and neurotypical. I have seen struggles with how disabled students are...Overall, I'm grateful for my opportunity to be at Hope, but I always think there's room for growth..

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    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 78%,

    Net Price: $30,320,

    SAT Range: 1130-1330,

  3. #3 Top Private Universities in Michigan.

    Calvin University

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    4 Year,

    GRAND RAPIDS, MI,

    928 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says My experience at Calvin as an international student has been good so far.The classes have been a bit difficult for me, I studied all day, and there was always too much homework; If you are a person who likes to enjoy your free time, get ready! You will not sleep!I love the campus because it is surrounded by nature and has a native garden! So it's a good place if you don't like the city's noise.It has been difficult for me to enter the community because practically everyone is white.Regarding the food, it's just disgusting, no taste, no salt, raw at times..

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    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 73%,

    Net Price: $26,482,

    SAT Range: 1100-1320,

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  5. #5 Top Private Universities in Michigan.

    Spring Arbor University

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    4 Year,

    SPRING ARBOR, MI,

    796 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says I am a Freshman at Spring Arbor University and so far I have had a really positive experience. I love the small community. I have created friendships with students and basketball players that I....

    Read 796 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 63%,

    Net Price: $21,535,

    SAT Range: 980-1190,

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  7. #7 Top Private Universities in Michigan.

    University of Detroit Mercy

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    4 Year,

    DETROIT, MI,

    680 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says Amazing undergrad and law school experience. I learned how to learn and how to write, prepping me to use analytical and deep thinking skills for law school and beyond. Professors, staff, and Jesuits....

    Read 680 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 79%,

    Net Price: $18,376,

    SAT Range: 1050-1260,

  8. #10 Top Private Universities in Michigan.

    Cornerstone University

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    4 Year,

    GRAND RAPIDS, MI,

    706 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says Hello!I attend Cornerstone University in Grand Rapids, MI. I have enjoyed my time at the university so far. To begin, the faculty in admissions and registration are open, honest, and kind. I have....

    Read 706 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 87%,

    Net Price: $20,112,

    SAT Range: 1040-1060,

  9. #11 Top Private Universities in Michigan.

    Kettering University

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    4 Year,

    FLINT, MI,

    587 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says Kettering is a unique college experience unlike any other. The main selling point, obviously, is its amazing co op program where you get to work in the engineering world as soon as you get here, but....

    Read 587 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 74%,

    Net Price: $34,713,

    SAT Range: 1180-1360,

  10. College for Creative Studies

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    4 Year,

    DETROIT, MI,

    580 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says Excitement. If I had to describe College for Creative Studies using only one word, "excitement" is the appropriate description. If you have creative skills and have not discovered your artistic....

    Read 580 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 55%,

    Net Price: $36,203,

    SAT Range: 960-1190,

  11. Davenport University

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    4 Year,

    GRAND RAPIDS, MI,

    979 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says The community at Davenport Univerisity is small but welcoming and mostly made up of athletes. Because of this, it provides a great opportunity for student-athletes to excel in athletics and....

    Read 979 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 93%,

    Net Price: $18,333,

  12. Rochester University

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    4 Year,

    ROCHESTER HILLS, MI,

    291 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says I have had the privilege of attending this university through my Early College Program. My high school is partnered with this university, so I am in my last year before earning an associate degree....

    Read 291 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: C+,

    Acceptance Rate: 99%,

    Net Price: $17,649,

    SAT Range: 840-1060,

  13. Hillsdale College

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    4 Year,

    HILLSDALE, MI,

    376 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says The students, staff, and environment are incredible. I couldn't imagine myself anywhere else. If you want to grow closer to God, this is a place to do it. The religious community is unbelievably....

    Read 376 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Acceptance Rate: 36%,

    Net Price: $22,048,

    SAT Range: 1290-1470,

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