1,081
Students
Financial aid thermometer
23,674
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
71
71%
Acceptance Rate
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

Judson University is a Comprehensive institution located in Elgin, IL, in a suburban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 1151 North State Street
Elgin, IL  60123
United States
Contact Mrs. Nancy Binger
Executive Director of Enrollment Services
Email: nbinger@judsonu.edu
Phone: 847-628-2512
Fax: 847-628-2526

Majors & Degrees

Architecture And Related Services 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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Education Associate Bachelors
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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History Associate Bachelors
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Legal Professions And Studies 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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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
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Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness 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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Theology And Religious Vocations Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

757
Applied
539
Accepted
1,081
Enrolled
71%
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Female Admissions

363
Females Applied
258
Females Accepted
71%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

394
Males Applied
281
Males Accepted
71%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

50
Application Fee
3.25
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
A minimum high school GPA of 2.5
Other requirements exist (see below)
Required for some programs
Recommended Essay
Other requirements: Minimum ACT score of 21, lifestyle statement

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen Not reported Not reported 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
SAT Critical Reading 521 430 580
SAT Math 515 430 580
ACT Composite 22 19 25

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

28,834
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Fees

1,026
Full-time student fees
9,988
Room & board
7,764
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

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

Financial Aid

23,674
Avg. Financial Aid Package
25,767
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
4,854
Avg. Loan Aid
11,724
Avg. Grant Aid
7,943
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
60%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
20%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

1,081
Total undergrad students
4%
International Students
18%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 22.29%
Black or African American 9.25%
White or Caucasian 47.64%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.28%
Asian 2.04%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.28%
Two or more races 2.22%
Other 12.3%

Gender

Male (44.68%)
Female (55.32%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Co-ed housing
Disabled housing
Men-only housing
Women-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 65%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Homecoming, Spiritual Enrichment Week and Spring Dance

Student Services

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Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Judson Student Organization, University Ministries, Judson Choir, Fellowship of Christian Athletes and Judson Business Society

Campus Security & Safety

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Athletics

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Men's Sports

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Cross-country Running No Checkmark Checkmark
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Softball No No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No No No
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Faculty

194
Total Faculty
10:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 59
Part-time - 135
Male - 94
Female - 100