761
Students
Financial aid thermometer
27,131
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
63
63%
Acceptance Rate
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

Clarke University is a Comprehensive institution located in Dubuque, IA, in an urban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 1550 Clarke Drive
Dubuque, IA  52001-3198
United States
Contact Mrs. Alicia Schmitt
Associate Director of Admissions
Email: admissions@clarke.edu
Phone: 563-588-6373

Majors & Degrees

Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, And Related Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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History Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Natural Resources And Conservation Associate Bachelors
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Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
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Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1,149
Applied
726
Accepted
761
Enrolled
63%
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Female Admissions

724
Females Applied
473
Females Accepted
65%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

425
Males Applied
253
Males Accepted
60%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

25
Application Fee
3.41
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
A minimum high school GPA of 2

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen Not reported July 15th Yes
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer Not reported Not reported Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
ACT Composite 22 20 25

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

32,300
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Fees

1,050
Full-time student fees
9,600
Room & board
4,600
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

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

Financial Aid

27,131
Avg. Financial Aid Package
27,084
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
10,252
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
4,489
Avg. Loan Aid
22,042
Avg. Grant Aid
21,991
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
74%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
25%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

761
Total undergrad students
1%
International Students
50%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 7.36%
Black or African American 6.44%
White or Caucasian 79.5%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.53%
Asian 1.31%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.66%
Two or more races 2.1%
Other 0.79%

Gender

Male (35.74%)
Female (64.26%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Co-ed housing
Men-only housing
Women-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 55%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Homecoming, May Daze and Christmas Dinner

Student Services

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Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Admissions Student Team, Student Multicultural Organization, Concert Choir, Campus Ministry and Student Government

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
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Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton Checkmark No No
Baseball No Checkmark Checkmark
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Cheerleading No No No
Cross-country Running No Checkmark Checkmark
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Lacrosse No Checkmark Checkmark
Skiing (cross-country) Checkmark No No
Skiing (downhill) Checkmark No No
Soccer No Checkmark Checkmark
Softball Checkmark No No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark No No
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Weight Lifting Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton Checkmark No No
Baseball No No No
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Cheerleading No Checkmark No
Cross-country Running No Checkmark Checkmark
Football Checkmark No No
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Lacrosse No Checkmark Checkmark
Skiing (cross-country) Checkmark No No
Skiing (downhill) Checkmark No No
Soccer No Checkmark Checkmark
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Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark No No
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Weight Lifting Checkmark No No

Faculty

90
Total Faculty
8:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 88
Part-time - 2
Male - 29
Female - 61