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Friends University

Wichita, KS

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Overview

Friends University is a Comprehensive institution located in Wichita, KS, in an urban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 2100 West University Avenue
Wichita, KS  67213
United States
Contact Mrs. Jordan Audette
Director of Recruiting
Email: learn@friends.edu
Phone: 316-295-5100
Fax: 316-295-5101

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Majors & Degrees

Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Biochemistry Checkmark
Biology/biological Sciences, General Checkmark
Environmental Biology Checkmark
Wildlife Biology Checkmark
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
Accounting Checkmark
Business Administration And Management, General Checkmark
Finance, General Checkmark
Human Resources Management/personnel Administration, General Checkmark
International Business/trade/commerce Checkmark
Marketing/marketing Management, General Checkmark
Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs, Other Checkmark
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
Computer And Information Sciences, General Checkmark
Computer And Information Systems Security/auditing/information Assurance Checkmark
Information Science/studies Checkmark
Education Associate Bachelors
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Biology Teacher Education Checkmark
Business And Innovation/entrepreneurship Teacher Education Checkmark
Elementary Education And Teaching Checkmark
English/language Arts Teacher Education Checkmark
History Teacher Education Checkmark
Mathematics Teacher Education Checkmark
Music Teacher Education Checkmark
Physical Education Teaching And Coaching Checkmark
Spanish Language Teacher Education Checkmark
Speech Teacher Education Checkmark
Engineering Associate Bachelors
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
English Language And Literature, General Checkmark
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
Spanish Language And Literature Checkmark
Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Health Services/allied Health/health Sciences, General Checkmark
Health/health Care Administration/management Checkmark
Radiologic Technology/science - Radiographer Checkmark
History Associate Bachelors
History, General Checkmark
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences/liberal Studies Checkmark
Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
Mathematics, General Checkmark
Natural Resources And Conservation Associate Bachelors
Natural Resources/conservation, General Checkmark
Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
Sport And Fitness Administration/management Checkmark
Sports, Kinesiology, And Physical Education/fitness, General Checkmark
Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
Philosophy And Religious Studies, Other Checkmark
Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Chemistry, General Checkmark
Psychology Associate Bachelors
Psychology, General Checkmark
Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
Criminal Justice/safety Studies Checkmark
Cyber/computer Forensics And Counterterrorism Checkmark
Forensic Science And Technology Checkmark
Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
Political Science And Government, General Checkmark
Sociology, General Checkmark
Theology And Religious Vocations Associate Bachelors
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Theology/theological Studies Checkmark
Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
Art/art Studies, General Checkmark
Drama And Dramatics/theatre Arts, General Checkmark
Music Performance, General Checkmark
Music, General Checkmark
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1,138
Applied
652
Accepted
1,291
Enrolled
57%
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Female Admissions

487
Females Applied
270
Females Accepted
55%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

65
Males Applied
382
Males Accepted
588%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

0
Application Fee
3.4
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required for some programs Transcript of high school record
A minimum high school GPA of 2
Interview
Other requirements may exist (see below)
Other requirements: Audition for music, dance and theater programs; portfolio for art program

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen Not reported Not reported Yes
Out of state Fall freshmen Not reported Not reported Yes
Early decision plan Not reported Not reported Yes
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported Yes
Transfer Not reported Not reported Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score 25th % Info icon 75th % Info icon
ACT Composite 21 18 24

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

30,264
Private
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Fees

430
Full-time student fees
8,600
Room & board
4,032
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
Alumni

Financial Aid

25,483
Avg. Financial Aid Package
21,423
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
17,532
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
4,137
Avg. Loan Aid
14,496
Avg. Grant Aid
22,246
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
18%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
17%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

1,291
Total Undergrad students
2%
International Students
32%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 9.88%
Black or African American 9.11%
White or Caucasian 59.4%
American Indian or Alaska Native 1.26%
Asian 1.55%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.19%
Two or more races 6.1%
Other 9.79%

Gender

Male (45%)
Female (55%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Co-ed housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 41%

Student Activities

Student-run campus newspaper Checkmark
Drama/theatre group Checkmark
Student-run radio station Checkmark
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Marching band Checkmark
Choral groups Checkmark
Campus events:
Late Night Breakfast, Homecoming Week and Cherry Carnival Week

Student Services

Legal services Checkmark
Health clinic Checkmark
Personal/psychological counseling Checkmark
Women's center Checkmark
International students advisor Checkmark

Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Concert Choir, Singing Quakers, Zoo Science Club, Psychology Club and Spanish Club

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
24-hour patrols by trained officers Checkmark
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Late-night transport/escort services Checkmark
Electronically-operated dormitory entrances Checkmark

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No Checkmark Checkmark
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Bowling Checkmark No No
Cheerleading No Checkmark Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Checkmark Checkmark
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Golf No Checkmark Checkmark
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Sand Volleyball Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark Checkmark Checkmark
Softball No No No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
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Track And Field No Checkmark Checkmark
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark No No
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Wrestling No Checkmark Checkmark
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No No No
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Bowling Checkmark No No
Cheerleading No Checkmark Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Checkmark Checkmark
Football Checkmark No No
Golf No Checkmark Checkmark
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Sand Volleyball Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark Checkmark Checkmark
Softball No Checkmark Checkmark
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
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Track And Field No Checkmark Checkmark
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
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Wrestling No Checkmark Checkmark

Faculty

166
Total Faculty
11:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 58
Part-time - 108
Male - 76
Female - 90
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