Lander UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Greenwood, South Carolina Public Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$11,700

Avg in-state tuition

$21,300

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About Lander University

Lander University is a small public university located on a rural campus in Greenwood, South Carolina. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 3,226, and admissions are very selective, with an acceptance rate of 43%. The university offers 25 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 45%, and a student-faculty ratio of 17:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $11,700, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $21,300.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

43% 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 43%

Retention Rate 68%

Graduation Rate 45%

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 940-1130

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 17-23

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

68%

Female Student Population

17:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

3k

Number of Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

64%

Black

25%

Two or more races

4%

Hispanic

3%

Unknown

2%

Non-U.S. Citizen

1%

Asian

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

1%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

51% 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

51%

State Grant Aid

88%

Institution Grant Aid

70%

Pell Grant

51%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $5,215
State Grant Aid $4,508
Institution Grant Aid $6,809
Pell Grant Aid $4,966

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