1,803
Students
Financial aid thermometer
11,000
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
54
54%
Acceptance Rate
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

Medaille College is a Comprehensive institution located in Buffalo, NY, in an urban setting.

Location & Contact

Address Office of Admissions
Buffalo, NY  14214
United States
Contact Christopher LaRusso
Vice President for Enrollment Management and Undergraduate Admissions
Email: admissionsug@medaille.edu
Phone: 716-880-2200
Fax: 716-880-2007

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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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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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences 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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Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1,505
Applied
817
Accepted
1,803
Enrolled
54%
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Female Admissions

1,017
Females Applied
553
Females Accepted
54%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

488
Males Applied
264
Males Accepted
54%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

25
Application Fee
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Interview
Required for some programs Other requirements may exist (see below)
Recommended Essay
A minimum high school GPA of 2
One recommendation
Other requirements: Minimum 2.5 high school GPA for veterinary technology and elementary teacher education majors

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen August 1st Not reported
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 20 16 21

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

26,252
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Fees

11,240
Room & board
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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 Adults
Senior Citizens
Employees

Financial Aid

11,000
Avg. Financial Aid Package
14,132
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
9,129
Avg. Loan Aid
7,622
Avg. Grant Aid
10,908
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
38%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
28%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

1,803
Total undergrad students
1%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 6.82%
Black or African American 20.91%
White or Caucasian 60.29%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.67%
Asian 2.16%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.22%
Two or more races 3.05%
Other 5.88%

Gender

Male (32.45%)
Female (67.55%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements None
Housing options Co-ed housing
Disabled housing
Men-only housing
Women-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 22%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Holiday Party, Reindeer Run and Annual Carnival

Student Services

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Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Student Government, Club Green, Dance Team, WMCB The Lizard (college radio station) and ice hockey club

Campus Security & Safety

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Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No Division 3 No
Basketball Checkmark Division 3 No
Bowling No No No
Cross-country Running No Division 3 No
Golf No Division 3 No
Lacrosse No Division 3 No
Soccer Checkmark Division 3 No
Softball Checkmark No No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark Division 3 No
Weight Lifting Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No No No
Basketball Checkmark Division 3 No
Bowling No Division 3 No
Cross-country Running No Division 3 No
Golf No No No
Lacrosse No Division 3 No
Soccer Checkmark Division 3 No
Softball Checkmark Division 3 No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark Division 3 No
Weight Lifting Checkmark No No

Faculty

294
Total Faculty
14:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 87
Part-time - 207