Tool December 2016

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Denison University (Granville, OH)

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ACADEMIC QUALITY

Applicants who took SAT: 28.00%
Applicants who took ACT: 41.00%
SAT I Verbal score 600-699: 51.00%
SAT I Verbal score 700+: 16.00%
SAT I Verbal score 600+: 67%
SAT I Math score 600-699: 50.00%
SAT I Math score 700+: 21.00%
SAT I Math score 600+: 71%
ACT score 24-29: 56.00%
ACT score 30-36: 40.00%
ACT score 24+: 96.00%
Students applied: 6,110
Students admitted: 2,932
Admission rate: 48%
Students per faculty: 10
4-year graduation rate: 77.6%
5-year graduation rate: 0%

STUDENT BODY

Freshmen retained: 89%
Full-time enrolled men: 973
Full-time enrolled women: 1,280
Part-time enrolled men: 14
Part-time enrolled women: 15
Total enrollment: 2,282

COSTS

Tuition: $47,870
Room and board: $11,970
Est. book expense: $2,200
Fees: $1,090
Total cost: $63,130
Cost after need-based aid: $28,318
Cost after non-need-based aid: $43,041
Average debt at graduation: $27,773

FINANCIAL AID

% of aid need met: 92%
Average need-based aid: $34,812
Average non-need-based aid: $20,089
Students receiving
non-need-based aid:
92
Average aid package: $52
Students receiving need-based aid: 1,189
% of aid from grants: 0%
% receiving need-based aid: 52%
% receiving non-
need-based aid:
92%
% receiving student loans: 50%