Adams State UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Alamosa, Colorado Public Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$9,440

Avg in-state tuition

$20,864

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About Adams State University

Adams State University is a small public university located on a rural campus in Alamosa, Colorado. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 3,114, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 99%. The university offers 21 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 30%, and a student-faculty ratio of 15:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $9,440, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $20,864.

Admissions Breakdown

This school accepts applicants at a higher rate than other schools.

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Acceptance Rate Insight

99% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate (High Acceptance Rate) 99%

Retention Rate 59%

Graduation Rate 30%

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 890-1090

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 17-22

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Learning Environment

This school has a student body of fewer than 5,000 students.

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55%

Female Student Population

15:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

3k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

51%

Hispanic

27%

Unknown

9%

Black

6%

Two or more races

3%

Non-U.S. Citizen

1%

Asian

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

1%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

1%

Socio-Economic Diversity

58% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

58%

State Grant Aid

50%

Institution Grant Aid

75%

Pell Grant

58%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $5,424
State Grant Aid $3,666
Institution Grant Aid $4,229
Pell Grant Aid $5,031
Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.