Tuition & Fees

$31,244

$31,244

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

30-36
16%
24-29
37%
18-23
36%
12-17
11%
30-36
4%
24-29
42%
18-23
42%
12-17
12%
30-36
5%
24-29
45%
18-23
47%
12-17
3%
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undergraduateRatios

39%

61%

male

female

1
11

teacher

students

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Not Selective

91%

acceptance rate

Accepted 1,558
Declined + 148
Total Received 1,706
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Private (nonprofit)

1,654

undergraduate students

110

graduate students

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Most Popular Majors

  1. Business Administration
  2. Biology
  3. Psychology
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Codes

SAT 1018
ACT 1962

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Fun Facts

  • Though Aquinas College's Brink Hall was originally a winery, these days, the only drinking inside occurs on stage, as it's home to the school's theater program and offices.
  • He's big, he's tough, he drools: he's Nelson, the Saint Bernard mascot at Aquinas College!
  • Catholic colleges and universities in the United States didn't go co-ed until Aquinas College in Michigan started the trend in 1931.
  • You gotta feel a little bad for the President and other administrators of Aquinas College: the beautiful old building housing their offices (Holmdene) is said to be haunted by multiple ghosts!

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School Facts

Aquinas College, founded in 1886, is a private, liberal arts institution rooted in the Catholic Dominican tradition. Its 217 acre campus is located in Grand Rapids, MI.

Public/private Private (nonprofit)
Campus Enrollment 1,764
Established in 1886
Coeducational Coeducational College, Became Coeducational College
Religious affiliation Roman Catholic
Accredited by •  CAATE (Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education)
•  NCACS (North Central Assn. of Colleges and Schools)
•  TEAC (Teacher Education Accreditation Council)

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Aquinas College (MI)

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Grand Rapids, MI

117-acre, suburban campus in Grand Rapids (population: 193792). Served by air, bus, and train. Public transportation serves campus.

Aquinas College
1700 Fulton Street, E
Grand Rapids, MI 49506-1801

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Campus Life

yes
Housing available
46%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
88%
Percent of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Students are required to live in school housing
yes
Students may have cars on campus
yes
Alcohol is permitted on campus to students of legal age

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

30-36
16%
24-29
37%
18-23
36%
12-17
11%
30-36
4%
24-29
42%
18-23
42%
12-17
12%
30-36
5%
24-29
45%
18-23
47%
12-17
3%

Admissions Facts

Application fee
Common application accepted yes
Application deadline March 1 (priority deadline)
School has early decision program no
School has early action program no
Admissions interview
(required or recommended)
Required of some
SAT/ACT requirements SAT or ACT Required

Not Selective

91%

acceptance rate

Accepted 1,558
Declined + 148
Total Received 1,706

Admissions Factors

Very Important

Secondary school record
Standardized test scores

Considered

Character/ personal qualities
Class rank
Essay
Extracurricular activities
Interview
Particular talent/ability
Recommendations
Volunteer Work
Work Experience

Not Considered

Alumni/ae relationship
Geographical residence
Minority affiliation
Religious affiliation/commitment
State residency

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Admissions Contact

Angela Schlosser-Bacon
Director of Admissions
P: 800 678-9593
F: 616 732-4469
admissions@aquinas.edu

Cost

Tuition $30,746
Room $4,254
Board $4,816
Additional fees $498
Books & supplies $890
Total $41,204
Average Financial Aid - $22,824
Total with Avg. Aid $18,380

Financial Aid

79%

Of students' needs
were fully met

$22,824

Average financial aid

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Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Federal $2,151,647
State $1,542,056
Institutional $17,009,804
Other external
Total $20,703,507

Non-need-based

Federal
State
Institutional $4,692,979
Other external
Total $4,692,979

Varsity Sports

M W
baseball
basketball
bowling
cheerleading
cross-country
golf
ice hockey
lacrosse
soccer
softball
tennis
track and field (indoor)
track and field (outdoor)
volleyball

Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
NAIA, Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference (WHAC), CCLA
Mascot
Saints
School colors
sage, maroon, and white
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Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Applied Music
Applied Sciences
Art
Art History
Arts
Athletic Training/Trainer
Biology
Business Administration
Business Administration/Accounting
Business Administration/Art
Business Administration/Communication Arts
Business Administration/Sports Management
Business Administration/Theatre
Ceramics
Chemical Physics
Chemistry
Chemistry Business
Communication Arts
Communication Arts/Theatre
Community Leadership
Computer Information Systems
Drawing
Economics
Education
English
Environmental Science
Environmental Studies
French
General Education
Geography
German
History
International Business
International Studies
Language Arts
Learning Disabilities
Liturgical Music
Management
Management/Information Systems
Mathematics
Medical Technology
Music
Music Education/Choral
Music Education/Instrumental
New Genres
Painting
Philosophy
Photography
Physical Education/Community Recreation
Political Science
Printmaking
Professional Accountancy
Psychology
Science
Science Education
Sculpture
Social Sciences
Social Studies
Sociology
Spanish
Sustainable Business
Teaching
Theatre
Theatre/Music
Theology
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Undergraduate

94%

1,654
students

Female
61%
1,013

Male
39%
641

Graduate

6%

110
students

Female
81%
89

Male
19%
21

undergraduateFull-time

85%

1,416
students

Female
63%
889

Male
37%
527

undergraduatePart-time

15%

238
students

Female
53%
124

Male
47%
114

Student Break-down

2%
Nonresident aliens
3%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
1%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
6%
Hispanic/Latino
74%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
6%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
2%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Admissions

31%

Transfer applicants accepted

87%

Applicants accepted who enroll

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements College GPA: 2.00
High school transcript Required of All
College transcript(s) Required of All
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Not Required/Recommended
Interview Not Required/Recommended
Standardized test scores Not Required/Recommended
Essay or personal statement Not Required/Recommended

Transfer Application Deadlines

Fall: rolling

Winter: rolling

Spring: rolling

Summer: rolling

Transfer Credits

Minimum transfers must complete

30

semester hours

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Career
  • Minority student
  • Older student
  • Personal
  • Psychological
  • Religious
  • Veteran student

Remedial services offered

  • Math
  • Reading
  • Study skills
  • Writing

Career placement services

  • Alumni network
  • Career/job search classes
  • Interest inventory
  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • On-campus job interviews
  • Resume assistance
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Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

98%

Additional services

  • Health insurance
  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring
  • Placement service
  • Women's Center

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Adaptive equipment
  • Note-taking services
  • Reader services
  • Talking books
  • Tape recorders
  • Tutors

International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 16
Countries most often represented Canada
China
Germany
Italy
Japan
Nigeria
Special services offered for international applicants English lab
Special counselors/advisors

International Student Contact

Josh Theil
Coordinator of International Recruitment
616 632-1122
jdt002@aquinas.edu

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