The University of the ArtsSchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Private Nonprofit regional Accreditation

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$46,680

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About The University of the Arts

The University of the Arts is a small private university located on an urban campus in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,861, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 73%. The university offers 24 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 61%, and a student-faculty ratio of 9:1. Tuition and fees for students are $46,680.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

73% 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 73%

Retention Rate 80%

Graduation Rate 61%

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile Currently Unavailable

ACT 25th-75th Percentile Currently Unavailable

Ways to Learn

On-campus

Learning Environment

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

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63%

Female Student Population

9:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

2k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

51%

Black

19%

Hispanic

12%

Unknown

9%

Non-U.S. Citizen

4%

Asian

3%

Two or more races

2%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

Information not available

Socio-Economic Diversity

34% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid Breakdown

On average, students at this school receive more financial aid than students at other schools.

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Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

34%

State Grant Aid

18%

Institution Grant Aid

100%

Pell Grant

34%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $4,996
State Grant Aid $3,457
Institution Grant Aid $22,224
Pell Grant Aid $4,778
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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.