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Tuition & Fees

$36,260

$36,260

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
6%
600-699
37%
500-599
50%
400-499
7%
700-800
4%
600-699
34%
500-599
55%
400-499
7%
30-36
25%
24-29
41%
18-23
30%
12-17
4%
30-36
6%
24-29
63%
18-23
27%
12-17
4%
30-36
18%
24-29
51%
18-23
31%
12-17
0
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undergraduateRatios

42%

58%

male

female

1
11

teacher

students

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Moderately Selective

78%

acceptance rate

Accepted 3,561
Declined + 947
Total Received 4,508
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Private (nonprofit)

1,940

undergraduate students

394

graduate students

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Most Popular Majors

  1. Human Services/rehabilitation Studies
  2. Biology
  3. English
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Codes

SAT 3009
ACT 1782

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School Facts

Assumption College, founded in 1904, is a Catholic liberal arts college. Its 180-acre campus is located in Worcester, approximately three miles from the center of the city.

Public/private Private (nonprofit)
Campus Enrollment 2,334
Established in 1904
Coeducational Coeducational College, Became Coeducational College
Religious affiliation Roman Catholic
Accredited by •  CORE (Council on Rehabilitation Education)
•  NEASC (New England Assn. of Schools and Colleges)

Worcester, MA

185-acre campus in Worcester (population: 184,508), 50 miles from Boston. Served by air, bus, and train; major airport serves Boston. School operates transportation to consortium schools. Public transportation serves campus.

Assumption College
500 Salisbury Street
Worcester, MA 01609

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Campus Life

yes
Housing available
85%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
89%
Percent of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Alcohol is permitted on campus to students of legal age

% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
12%
Top 1/4
41%
Top 1/2
80%
Bottom 1/2
20%
Bottom 1/4
4%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
6%
600-699
37%
500-599
50%
400-499
7%
700-800
4%
600-699
34%
500-599
55%
400-499
7%
30-36
25%
24-29
41%
18-23
30%
12-17
4%
30-36
6%
24-29
63%
18-23
27%
12-17
4%
30-36
18%
24-29
51%
18-23
31%
12-17
0

Admissions Facts

Application fee $50
Common application accepted yes
Application deadline February 15
School has early decision program yes
Early decision program application deadline November 1
School has early action program yes
Early action program application deadline November 1 (early action I); December 15 (early action II)
Admissions interview
(required or recommended)
Recommended
SAT/ACT requirements SAT or ACT Considered if submitted

Moderately Selective

78%

acceptance rate

Accepted 3,561
Declined + 947
Total Received 4,508

Admissions Factors

Very Important

Essay

Important

Interview
Recommendations
Secondary school record
Volunteer Work

Considered

Alumni/ae relationship
Character/ personal qualities
Class rank
Extracurricular activities
Minority affiliation
Particular talent/ability
Standardized test scores

Not Considered

Geographical residence
Religious affiliation/commitment
State residency
Work Experience

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Admissions Contact

Michael DiPiazza
Director of Admission and Recruitment
P: 866 477-7776
F: 508 799-4412
admiss@assumption.edu

Cost

Tuition $35,510
Room $7,344
Board $1,048
Additional fees $750
Books & supplies $1,000
Total $45,652
Average Financial Aid - $27,681
Total with Avg. Aid $17,971

Financial Aid

76%

Of students' needs
were fully met

$27,681

Average financial aid

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Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Federal $1,844,623
State $740,240
Institutional $27,075,110
Other external $299,714
Total $29,959,687

Non-need-based

Federal
State
Institutional $7,908,667
Other external $85,769
Total $7,994,436

Varsity Sports

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

Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
Northeast-10 Conference
Mascot
Greyhounds
School colors
blue and white
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Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting
Actuarial Science
Applied Behavior Analysis
Art History
Biology
Business Administration
Chemistry
Classics
Clinical Counseling Psychology
Computer Science
Criminology
Economics
Education
English
Environmental Science
Foreign Languages
French
Global Studies
Graphic Design
Health Advocacy
History
Human Services/Rehabilitation Studies
International Business
Italian Studies
Latin American Studies
Management
Marketing
Mathematics
Molecular Biology
Music
Organizational Communications
Philosophy
Political Science
Psychology
Rehabilitation Counseling
School Counseling
Sociology
Spanish
Special Education
Studio Art
Theology
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Undergraduate

83%

1,940
students

Female
58%
1,118

Male
42%
822

Graduate

17%

394
students

Female
75%
294

Male
25%
100

undergraduateFull-time

99%

1,925
students

Female
58%
1,110

Male
42%
815

undergraduatePart-time

1%

15
students

Female
54%
8

Male
46%
7

Student Break-down

2%
Nonresident aliens
5%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
3%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
7%
Hispanic/Latino
76%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
4%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
2%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Admissions

58%

Transfer applicants accepted

38%

Applicants accepted who enroll

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements College GPA: 2.50
High school transcript Required of All
College transcript(s) Required of All
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Required of All
Interview Recommended of All
Standardized test scores Not Required/Recommended
Essay or personal statement Required of All

Transfer Application Deadlines

Fall: July 1

Spring: December 15

Transfer Credits

Maximum transfered

60

semester hours

Minimum transfers must complete

60

semester hours

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Counseling services

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

Remedial services offered

Not Reported

Career placement services

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

71%

Additional services

  • Health insurance
  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring
  • Placement service

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Adaptive equipment
  • Braille services
  • Interpreters for hearing-impaired
  • Note-taking services
  • Other
  • Reader services
  • Special transportation
  • Talking books
  • Tape recorders
  • Tutors

International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 22
Countries most often represented Australia
China
Saudi Arabia
Vietnam
The Dominican Republic
Special services offered for international applicants ESL program/classes
Other
Special counselors/advisors

International Student Contact

Andrew Kupec
Assistant Director of Admissions
508 767-7105
aj.kupec@assumption.edu

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