Urbana University: Review & Facts

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Urbana University is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,760 students enrolled. This institution was established in 1850 and is the only school located in Urbana, Ohio.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
44
1-year certificate, associate's degree, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, and master's degree are offered at Urbana University.

UU deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 44 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Business, Education, Medical, and Marketing and Advertising. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges.
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a good sign. However, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
49%
The rate of student retention at Urbana University is very low at 49% (way below Ohio average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students do not seem to enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Urbana University is low - 30%.

Student to faculty ratio at UU is reasonably decent - 21:1. Read more on instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$21,600
Average tuition charges are high - around $20,900 annually. The additional fees at UU (not included in tuition costs) are roughly $700; which comes to $21,600 per year.

Read the details about Urbana University additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
74%
As reported in recent government data, 1,339 applications were submitted and 996 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to get admitted at this school.

The college might accept dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at UU is $25.00. The graduate application fee is $25.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Urbana University and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (937) 484-1301 or check Urbana University Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$3,100
Urbana University provides a distance education program and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at UU, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
B-
Urbana University offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 500 students, which provides a nice on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low: approximately $3,100 per academic year.

Army ROTC programs are available at Urbana University. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have obtained a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime data, Urbana University seems to be a generally safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Urbana University Location and Maps



Post Address: Urbana University, 579 College Way, Urbana, Ohio 43078-2091, USA
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