Union College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

Grant Hall

Schenectady, NY 12308-2311

(518) 388-6112

(888) 843-6688

Fax: (518) 388-6986



Contact: Ann Brown

Director of Admissions
Main Address

807 Union Street

Schenectady, NY 12308

(518) 388-6000

www.union.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 2,240

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 580

Degree-seeking undergrads: 2,199

Setting

Urban setting

Small city (50,000 – 249,999)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Bachelor’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $50

Online application fee: Free
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 39%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 93%


College Majors

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, & Gender Studies

American Studies B

Arts, Visual & Performing

Arts – General B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biochemistry B
Biology B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer/Information Sciences – General B

Engineering

Electrical/Communications Engineering B
Mechanical Engineering B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

Foreign Language & Literature

Classics B
Foreign Language & Literature – General B

History

History – General B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Humanities B
Liberal Arts & Sciences B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Biological/Physical Sciences B
Neuroscience B
Science, Technology & Society B

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy B

Physical Sciences

Astronomy B
Chemistry B
Geology B
Physics B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Social Sciences

Anthropology B
Economics B
Political Science/Government B
Social Sciences – General B
Sociology 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.

Union College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (606) 546-4151
Website: www.unionky.edu
Type of School: 4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online: www.unionky.edu/Apply/default.asp
Address: 310 College St, Barbourville, KY 40906-1499
Setting: Town: Remote
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 1,333
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): 26%
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 14 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 516 (39% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Associates, Bachelor's, Master's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $27,140
Out-of-state Tuition: $27,140
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 100%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $19,775

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

Union College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Union College.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 32
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 1
Education 1166
English Language and Literature/Letters 1
Health Professions and Related Programs 151
History 1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 2
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 1
Mathematics and Statistics 1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 3
Philosophy and Religious Studies 1
Physical Sciences 2
Psychology 12
Social Sciences 1
Grand total 213211

* Based on programs that produced 2018-2019 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Union College 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 2018-2019
In-state $27,140
Out-of-state $27,140
Books and supplies $1,470

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2018-2019
In-state $9,650
Out-of-state $9,650

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2017-2018

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 247 100%
Grant or scholarship aid 246 100% $19,775
Student loan aid 207 84% $6,181

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 868 88% $19,144
Federal student loans 711 72% $6,158

Admissions & Enrollment

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

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2019

Total Male Female
Number of applicants 1,539 822 717
Percent admitted 100% 53% 60%
Percent admitted who enrolled 14% 16% 13%

Admissions Considerations

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

Union College Enrollment, Fall 2019

Total Enrollment 1,333
Undergraduate enrollment 1,119
Graduate enrollment 214

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

Union College Accreditation

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

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
  • 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

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