Urbana University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - FairQuality:Education Quality Rating - GoodSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - GoodCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Below Average
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Urbana University is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 2,045 students enrolled. This institution was established in 1850 and is the only school located in Urbana, Ohio.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
45
Fair
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 45 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Business, Marketing and Advertising, Education, and General Studies. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges.


Student Retention
47%
Bad
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.

The rate of student retention at Urbana University is very low at 47% (way below Ohio average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students do not seem to enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
20 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Urbana University is low - 34%.

Student to faculty ratio at UU is reasonably decent - 20:1. Read more on instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$22,800
High
Average tuition charges are high - around $22,100 annually. The additional fees at UU (not included in tuition costs) are roughly $700; which comes to $22,800 per year.

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

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
91%
Easy
As reported in recent government data, 459 applications were submitted and 419 were accepted; so it is very easy to get admitted at this school.

The college might accept dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Read the details about admissions as well applicants test score info at UU in the Admissions and Tests report for this institution.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$3,400
Low
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-
Dicey
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 $3,400 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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