Valparaiso UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Valparaiso, Indiana Private Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$41,820

Avg tuition

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About Valparaiso University

Valparaiso University is a small private university located on a suburban campus in Valparaiso, Indiana. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 3,502, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 86%. The university offers 87 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 71%, and a student-faculty ratio of 10:1. Tuition and fees for students are $41,820.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

86% 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 86%

Retention Rate 84%

Graduation Rate 71%

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 1070-1290

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 22-29

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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57%

Female Student Population

10:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

4k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

69%

Hispanic

10%

Non-U.S. Citizen

7%

Black

5%

Unknown

4%

Two or more races

3%

Asian

2%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

32% 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

32%

State Grant Aid

24%

Institution Grant Aid

99%

Pell Grant

32%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $5,751
State Grant Aid $7,415
Institution Grant Aid $27,052
Pell Grant Aid $4,570
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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.