827
Students
Financial aid thermometer
8,081
Avg. Financial Aid
Minimal
Admission Difficulty
72
72%
Acceptance Rate
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

Allen University is a 4-year institution located in Columbia, SC, in a suburban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 1530 Harden Street
Columbia, SC  29204
United States
Contact Terri Parker
Director of Admission
Email: tparker@allenuniversity.edu
Phone: 803-376-5733

Majors & Degrees

Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1,937
Applied
1,395
Accepted
827
Enrolled
72%
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Female Admissions

1,245
Females Applied
931
Females Accepted
75%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

692
Males Applied
464
Males Accepted
67%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

20
Application Fee
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Essay
2 recommendations

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen July 31st Not reported
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer Not reported Not reported

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

12,540
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Fees

500
Full-time student fees
6,880
Room & board
2,280
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Employees

Financial Aid

8,081
Avg. Financial Aid Package
7,025
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
4,833
Avg. Loan Aid
3,609
Avg. Grant Aid
2,213
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
74%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
12%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

827
Total undergrad students
25%
Out-of-state students

Gender

Male (43.65%)
Female (56.35%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Not Reported
Housing options Men-only housing
Women-only housing
% of undergrad students who live in college housing Not Reported

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Homecoming, Religious Emphasis Week and Black History Month observance

Student Services

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Student Organizations

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Most popular organizations:
International Students Club, Social Science Club, Gospel Choir, NAACP and Phi Beta Lambda and BASIC

Campus Security & Safety

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Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
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Cross-country Running No Checkmark No
Golf No Checkmark No
Track And Field No Checkmark No
Volleyball No No No
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Women's Sports

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Cross-country Running No Checkmark No
Golf No Checkmark No
Track And Field No Checkmark No
Volleyball No Checkmark No

Faculty

41
Total Faculty
Full-time - 29
Part-time - 12
Male - 20
Female - 21