Tool December 2017

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Denison University (Granville, OH)

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ACADEMIC QUALITY

Applicants who took SAT: 30.00%
Applicants who took ACT: 46.00%
SAT I Verbal score 600-699: 51.00%
SAT I Verbal score 700+: 18.00%
SAT I Verbal score 600+: 69%
SAT I Math score 600-699: 50.00%
SAT I Math score 700+: 26.00%
SAT I Math score 600+: 76%
ACT score 24-29: 50.00%
ACT score 30-36: 50.00%
ACT score 24+: 100.00%
Students applied: 6,881
Students admitted: 3,001
Admission rate: 44%
Students per faculty: 9
4-year graduation rate: 79%
5-year graduation rate: 0%

STUDENT BODY

Freshmen retained: 89%
Full-time enrolled men: 1,011
Full-time enrolled women: 1,248
Part-time enrolled men: 9
Part-time enrolled women: 9
Total enrollment: 2,277

COSTS

Tuition: $49,310
Room and board: $12,330
Est. book expense: $1,200
Fees: $1,130
Total cost: $63,970
Cost after need-based aid: $29,394
Cost after non-need-based aid: $43,260
Average debt at graduation: $28,833

FINANCIAL AID

% of aid need met: 89%
Average need-based aid: $34,576
Average non-need-based aid: $20,710
Students receiving
non-need-based aid:
1,036
Average aid package: $40,586
Students receiving need-based aid: 1,198
% of aid from grants: 0%
% receiving need-based aid: 53%
% receiving non-
need-based aid:
96%
% receiving student loans: 54%