Bluffton UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Bluffton, Ohio Private Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$33,736

Avg tuition

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About Bluffton University

Bluffton University is a small private university located on a rural campus in Bluffton, Ohio. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 768, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 55%. The university offers 46 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 54%, and a student-faculty ratio of 11:1. Tuition and fees for students are $33,736.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

55% 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 55%

Retention Rate 60%

Graduation Rate 54%

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.

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 835-1050

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 18-23

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.

Learning Environment

45%

Female Student Population

11:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

1k

Number of Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

75%

Black

10%

Unknown

4%

Two or more races

4%

Hispanic

3%

Non-U.S. Citizen

3%

Asian

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

1%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

Information not available

Socio-Economic Diversity

42% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

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.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

44%

State Grant Aid

20%

Institution Grant Aid

100%

Pell Grant

42%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $3,962
State Grant Aid $2,499
Institution Grant Aid $18,567
Pell Grant Aid $4,272

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.

Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships