Asbury University

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General Information

Admission Office

One Macklem Drive

Wilmore, KY 40390-1198

(859) 858-3511

(800) 888-1818

Fax: (859) 858-3921

Contact: Lisa Harper

Director of Admissions
Main Address

One Macklem Drive

Wilmore, KY 40390-1198

(859) 858-3511

Total undergrads: 1,307

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 313

Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,216

Graduate enrollment: 104


Rural setting

Small town (2,500 – 9,999)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $30

Online application fee: Free
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 56%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 79%

College Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences

Equestrian/Equine Studies B

Arts, Visual & Performing

Drama/Theater Arts B
Fine/Studio Arts B
Music – General B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biochemistry B
Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Business – General B

Communications & Journalism

Journalism B

Communications Technologies

Radio/Television Broadcasting B


Art Teacher Education B
Elementary Education B
Junior High Education B
Music Teacher Education B
Physical Education B

English Language & Literature

Creative Writing B
English Language & Literature – General B
Speech/Rhetorical Studies B

Foreign Language & Literature

Ancient Near Eastern/Biblical Languages B
Classics B
French B
Spanish B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Health Services – General B
Pre-physical therapy B


History – General B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A


Computational Mathematics B
Mathematics – General B
Mathematics, financial B

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Health/Physical Fitness B
Parks/Leisure Facilities Management B
Sport/Fitness Administration B

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B
Physical Sciences – General B


Psychology – General B

Public Administration & Services

Social Work B

Social Sciences

Political Science/Government B
Social Sciences – General B
Sociology B

Theological Studies & Religious Vocations

Bible Studies B
Missionary Studies B
Religious Education B
Religious/Sacred Music B
Youth Ministry B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Asbury University Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (859) 858-3511
Type of School: 4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:
Address: 1 Macklem Dr, Wilmore, KY 40390-1198
Setting: Town: Fringe
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 1,940
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): 69%
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 10 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 1,078 (56% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Associates, Bachelor's, Master's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $30,952
Out-of-state Tuition: $30,952
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 100%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $17,410

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Asbury University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Asbury University.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences 1
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 2
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 61
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 31
Education 75
Engineering 1
English Language and Literature/Letters 2
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 4
Health Professions and Related Programs 4
History 1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 1
Mathematics and Statistics 3
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 5
Philosophy and Religious Studies 1
Physical Sciences 1
Psychology 1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 11
Social Sciences 3
Theology and Religious Vocations 7
Visual and Performing Arts 42
Grand total 15910

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Asbury University and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $30,952
Out-of-state $30,952
Books and supplies $1,330

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $9,990
Out-of-state $9,990

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2018-2019

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 272 100%
Grant or scholarship aid 272 100% $17,410
Student loan aid 166 61% $7,273

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 1,483 87% $14,767
Federal student loans 1,036 61% $5,799

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Asbury University. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Asbury University students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2020

Total Male Female
Number of applicants 1,360 564 796
Percent admitted 100% 64% 64%
Percent admitted who enrolled 21% 22% 21%

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Asbury University Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 1,940
Undergraduate enrollment 1,724
Graduate enrollment 216

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Asbury University Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation
    • Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs
  • National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
    • Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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