B
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Academics
    B-
  2. Value
    B+
  3. Diversity
    B+
  4. Campus
    A-
  5. Athletics
    B-
  6. Party Scene
    B+
  7. Professors
    C+
  8. Location
    B
  9. Dorms
    A-
  10. Campus Food
    B+
  11. Student Life
    B+
  12. Safety
    B+
Trine University is ...
Private not-for-profit
Athletic Division
NCAA Division III (with football)
Athletic Conference
Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Assoc
Address
1 University Ave
Angola, IN 46703
Website

Trine University Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Admissions

Acceptance Rate
77%
Application Deadline
SAT Range
940-1200
ACT Range
20-27
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
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Cost

Net Price
$25,180/ year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Net Price by Household Income
  • <$30k
    $22,225/ year
  • $30-48k
    $19,347/ year
  • $49-75k
    $21,539/ year
  • $76-110k
    $26,905/ year
  • $110k+
    $28,814/ year

Academics

Professors
C+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
13:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
80%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.30 responses
77%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.30 responses
67%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.30 responses
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Majors

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
1,696Undergrads
Undergrads Over 25
2%
Pell Grant
34%
Varsity Athletes
37%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 25 responses
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  • Accepting, no cliques for such a small school
    44%
  • Takes class very seriously, still has social life
    24%
  • Academic, unique, and laid-back
    12%
  • Adult students
    12%
  • Boring
    4%
  • Not much school spirit, everyone just studies
    4%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
95%
Poll
47%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join.43 responses
Poll
58%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life.55 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 24 responses
Report
  • You are not a number, professors know you.
    38%
  • Great faculty involvment.
    29%
  • Great faculty and an interesting community
    21%
  • An interesting community
    8%
  • Comfortable
    4%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$42,600/ year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
56%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
93%
National
83%
88%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation.25 responses
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So far my experience at Trine has been good! It isn't a huge school so everything is very personal with you and your professor. There is always something going on as long as you are willing to venture out of your room. I get the feel that they really care about the students, and that really makes me like going here.
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When I visited Trine University last month it was an unforgettable experience. The amount of hard work and effort the owners and employees do is something out movies. They sit down and talk with the students to discuss what Trine could do better or offer. Such as last year, a group of students bowled all through high school but Trine did not have a bowling team. So, they talked with Trine and inevitably they started their own club and played a few other colleges nearby that had bowling teams. They actually did quite well. As of the fall semester of 2017 arises, a 6 lane bowling alley is being built and a bowling team had been established.
For being a small campus, I couldn't have asked for a better college experience. They have everything that a larger school has, but keeps the promise of small class sizes!