Denison University School Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

Granville, OH

$55,420

Avg tuition

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About Denison University

School Type: Private

Status: Non-profit

Accreditation: Regional

Religious Affiliation: N/A While the student experience is largely unaffected at most schools with religious affiliations, some schools place more of an emphasis on religion. Learn how religious affiliations may impact students' experience.

Denison University is a small private university located on a suburban campus in Granville, Ohio. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 2,258, and admissions are highly selective, with an acceptance rate of 28%. The university offers 48 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 80%, and a student-faculty ratio of 9:1. Tuition and fees for students are $55,420.

Admissions Breakdown

This school has a competitive acceptance rate.

This school is a little more selective about its students. Competitive acceptance schools welcome 15-50% of all applicants.

Acceptance Rate Insight

28% of students were accepted during the 2020-2021 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Test scores Considered (not required)

High school rank Considered (not required)

High school GPA Required

Completion of college prep program Required

High school transcript Required

Letter of recommendation Required

Open admission No

Test of English as a foreign language (TOEFL) Required

SAT & ACT

Students who attend this school typically have higher standardized test scores than students at other schools.

While test scores can be an important aspect of college applications, schools determine admission based on several factors, and these test scores are only a suggested range.

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SAT 25th-75th Percentile 1220-1430

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 28-32

Learning Environment

Student Body Stats

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

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2k

Students Enrolled

16%

Online Student Enrollment

9:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

Ways Students Can Learn

On-campus
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Demographics

White

60%

Non-U.S. Citizen

16%

Hispanic

8%

Black

6%

Two or more races

4%

Unknown

3%

Asian

3%

American Indian/Alaska Native

Information not available

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Female student population

53%

Socio-economic diversity

12% of students received an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

43%

State Grant Aid

3%

Institution Grant Aid

99%

Pell Grant

12%

Average Aid Awarded

Federal Grant Aid $2,721
State Grant Aid $2,407
Institution Grant Aid $28,489
Pell Grant Aid $5,024

Financial Outlook

$42k

Average salary 6 years after starting school

$25k

Average student debt after graduation

Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2020-2021]. In the absence of IPEDS 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.