Tuition & Fees

$10,968

$29,640

not including room and board

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undergraduateRatios

51%

49%

male

female

1
19

teacher

students

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Moderately Selective

80%

acceptance rate

Accepted 14,704
Declined + 3,552
Total Received 18,256
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Public

22,658

undergraduate students

5,632

graduate students

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Most Popular Majors

  1. Mechanical Engineering
  2. Psychology
  3. Accountancy
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Codes

SAT 1005
ACT 0011

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
8%
600-699
28%
500-599
53%
400-499
10%
300-399
1%
700-800
12%
600-699
33%
500-599
45%
400-499
10%
700-800
5%
600-699
25%
500-599
52%
400-499
16%
300-399
2%
30-36
43%
24-29
40%
18-23
16%
12-17
1%
30-36
17%
24-29
57%
18-23
23%
12-17
3%
30-36
32%
24-29
53%
18-23
15%
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Fun Facts

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School Facts

Auburn University, is a public, multipurpose, land-grant university. It was founded as a private, liberal arts institution in 1856, came under state control in 1872, and began admitting women in 1892. Its 1,875-acre campus is located in Auburn.

Public/private Public
Campus Enrollment 28,290
Established in 1856
Coeducational Coeducational College, Became Coeducational College
Accredited by •  AABI (Aviation Accreditation Board International)
•  AACSB (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business)
•  AAMFT (American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy)
•  ABET (Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology, Inc.)
•  ACCE (American Council for Construction Education)
•  ACEJMC (Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communication)
•  ACPE (American Council on Pharmaceutical Education)
•  APA (American Psychological Association)
•  ASHA (American Speech-Language-Hearing Association)
•  ASLA (American Society of Landscape Architects)
•  AVMA (American Veterinary Medical Association)
•  CACREP (Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs)
•  CCNE (Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education)
•  CIDA (Council for Interior Design Accreditation)
•  CORE (Council on Rehabilitation Education)
•  CSAB (Computing Sciences Accreditation Board)
•  CSWE (Council on Social Work Education)
•  NAAB (National Architectural Accrediting Board)
•  NASAD (National Association of Schools of Art and Design)
•  NASM (National Association of Schools of Music)
•  NASPAA (National Association of Schools of Public Affairs and Administration)
•  NAST (National Association of Schools of Theatre)
•  NCATE (National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education)
•  PAB (Planning Accreditation Board)
•  SACS (Southern Assn. of Colleges and Schools)
•  SAF (Society of American Foresters)

Auburn, AL

1,875-acre campus in Auburn (population: 63,118), 35 miles from Columbus, GA and 60 miles from Montgomery. Served by bus; major airport serves Atlanta, GA (118 miles); smaller airport serves Columbus; train serves Montgomery. School operates transportation around campus and to student residential areas.

Auburn University
Quad Center
Auburn, AL 36849

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Campus Life

yes
Housing available
20%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
66%
Percent of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Students may have cars on campus

Greek Life

 
32 fraternities 28% of male students
 
20 sororities 43% of female students

% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
30%
Top 1/4
62%
Top 1/2
90%
Bottom 1/2
10%
Bottom 1/4
1%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
8%
600-699
28%
500-599
53%
400-499
10%
300-399
1%
700-800
12%
600-699
33%
500-599
45%
400-499
10%
700-800
5%
600-699
25%
500-599
52%
400-499
16%
300-399
2%
30-36
43%
24-29
40%
18-23
16%
12-17
1%
30-36
17%
24-29
57%
18-23
23%
12-17
3%
30-36
32%
24-29
53%
18-23
15%

Admissions Facts

Application fee $50
($60 for international applicants)
Common application accepted no
Application deadline February 1 (priority deadline)
June 1
School has early decision program no
School has early action program yes
Early action program application deadline October 1
Admissions interview
(required or recommended)
Required of some
SAT/ACT requirements SAT or ACT Required

Moderately Selective

80%

acceptance rate

Accepted 14,704
Declined + 3,552
Total Received 18,256

Admissions Factors

Very Important

Essay
Standardized test scores

Important

Alumni/ae relationship
Character/ personal qualities
Extracurricular activities
Geographical residence
Particular talent/ability
Secondary school record
State residency
Volunteer Work
Work Experience

Considered

Recommendations

Not Considered

Class rank
Interview
Minority affiliation
Religious affiliation/commitment

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Admissions Contact

Wayne Alderman
Dean of Enrollment Services
P: 800 282-8769
F: 334 844-6436
admissions@auburn.edu

Cost

in-state out-of-state
Tuition $9,336
Room $7,860
Board $5,472
Additional fees $1,632
Books & supplies $1,200
Total $25,500
Average Financial Aid - $10,411
Total with Avg. Aid $15,089

Financial Aid

45%

Of students' needs
were fully met

$10,411

Average financial aid

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Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Federal $14,780,631
State $1,862,940
Institutional $19,667,251
Other external $4,339,417
Total $40,650,239

Non-need-based

Federal $3,728
State $6,226,589
Institutional $36,077,545
Other external $8,982,121
Total $51,289,983

Varsity Sports

M W
baseball
basketball
cheerleading
cross-country
equestrian sports
football
golf
gymnastics
soccer
softball
swimming
tennis
track and field (indoor)
track and field (outdoor)
volleyball

Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
Southeastern Conference (Division I, Football I-A)
Mascot
Tigers
School colors
orange and blue
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Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting
Actuarial Science
Administration of Higher Education
Administration/Supervision of Curriculum
Adult Education
Aerospace Engineering
Agricultural Business/Economics
Agricultural Communications
Agriscience Education
Agronomy/Soil
Agronomy/Soil Science
Agronomy/Soils
Animal Science
Animal Sciences
Anthropology
Apparel
Apparel Merchandising
Applied Economics
Applied Mathematics
Architecture
Art
Audiology
Aviation Management
Biochemistry
Biological Science Non-Thesis/Pre Professional
Biological Sciences
Biology Education
Biomedical Sciences
Biosystems Engineering
Botany
Building Science
Business
Business Administration
Business Analytics
Business Education
Career Technology
Chemical Engineering
Chemistry
Chemistry Education
Civil Engineering
Clinical Mental Health Counseling
Clinical Psychology
Collaborative Special Education
Collaborative Teacher Special Education
Communication
Communication Disorders
Communications
Community Agency Counseling
Community Planning
Computer Engineering
Computer Science
Computer Science/Software Engineering
Consumer Affairs
Consumer/Design Sciences
Counseling Psychology
Counseling Psychology Non-Thesis
Counselor Education/Supervision
Design/Build (Architecture)
Discrete Math
Discrete/Statistical Science
Early Childhood Education
Early Childhood Special Education
Economics
Educational Psychology
Electrical Engineering
Elementary Education
Elementary/Secondary Administration
English
English Language Arts Education
English Second Language Education
English/Language Arts Education
Entomology
Entrepreneurial/Family Business Studies
Environmental Design
Environmental Science
Exercise Science
Finance
Fine Arts
Fisheries/Allied Aquaculture
Fitness/Conditioning/Performance
Foreign Language Education
Forestry
French
French Education
Geography
Geography Education
Geology
German
German Education
Graphic Design
Health Promotion
Health Services Administration
History
History Education
Horticulture
Hospitality Management/Culinary Science
Hospitality Management/Event Management
Hospitality Management/Hotel/Restaurant Management
Hotel/Restaurant Management
Human Development/Family Studies
Human Resources Management
Industrial Design
Industrial Design Studies
Industrial/Organizational Psychology
Industrial/Systems Engineering
Information Systems Management
Integrated Textile/Apparel Science
Interior Architecture
Interior Design
International Business
International Trade
Journalism
Kinesiology
Lab Technology
Landscape Architecture
Library Media
Logistics/Operations Management
Management
Management Information Systems
Marine Biology
Marketing
Mass Communication
Materials Engineering
Mathematics
Mathematics Education
Mechanical Engineering
Medical Technology
Microbiology
Molecular Biology
Music
Music Education
Music Performance
Music Theatre
Natural Resources Management
Natural Resources/Conservation
Nursing Science
Nutrition/Food Science
Operations Management
Organismal Biology
Pharmaceutical Sciences
Pharmacy
Pharmacy Care Systems
Philosophy
Physical Activity/Health
Physical Education
Physics
Physics Education
Plant Pathology
Plant Science
Political Science
Polymer/Fiber Engineering
Poultry Science
Professional Flight
Psychology
Public Administration
Public Administration/Policy
Public Relations
Public School Counseling
Radio/Television/Film
Reading Education
Real Estate Development
Rehabilitation Service Education
Rehabilitation Services Education
Rehabilitation/Special Education
Rural Sociology
School Counseling
School Psychology
School Psychometry
Science Education
Social Science/Education
Social Sciences Education
Social Work
Sociology
Software Engineering
Spanish
Spanish Education
Statistics
Supply Chain Management
Teacher Education
Technical/Professional Communication
Theatre
Veterinary Medicine
Visual Art
Wildlife Science
Wildlife Sciences
Wireless Engineering
Zoology
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Undergraduate

80%

22,658
students

Female
49%
11,045

Male
51%
11,613

Graduate

20%

5,632
students

Female
52%
2,936

Male
48%
2,696

undergraduateFull-time

90%

20,396
students

Female
51%
10,267

Male
49%
10,129

undergraduatePart-time

10%

2,262
students

Female
35%
778

Male
65%
1,484

Student Break-down

2%
Nonresident aliens
7%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
2%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
3%
Hispanic/Latino
81%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
1%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Admissions

71%

Transfer applicants accepted

63%

Applicants accepted who enroll

Transfer Requirements

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

Transfer Credits

Maximum transfered

90

semester hours

Minimum transfers must complete

30

semester hours

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Birth control
  • Career
  • Military
  • Minority student
  • Older student
  • Other
  • Personal
  • Psychological
  • Veteran student

Remedial services offered

Not Reported

Career placement services

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

100%

Additional services

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

Special programs for physically disabled students

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

International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 62
Countries most often represented China
India
Nigeria
Saudi Arabia
South Korea
Vietnam
Special services offered for international applicants ESL program/classes
International student center
Other
Special counselors/advisors
Special orientation

International Student Contact

Katie Suh Mayo
International Admissions Advisor
334 844-7431
intladm@auburn.edu

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