1,033
Students
Financial aid thermometer
34,091
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
67
1628/2428
Acceptance Rate
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Overview

Monmouth College is a 4-year institution located in Monmouth, IL, in a small town setting.

Location & Contact

Address 700 East Broadway
Monmouth, IL  61462-1988
United States
Contact Mr. Trent Gilbert
Vice President for Enrollment Management
Email: admissions@monmouthcollege.edu
Phone: 309-457-2131
Fax: 309-457-2141

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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Speech Communication And Rhetoric Checkmark
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
Elementary Education Checkmark
Physical Education Teaching And Coaching Checkmark
English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
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Classics And Classical Languages Checkmark
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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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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 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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Kinesiology And Exercise Science Checkmark
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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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Economics Checkmark
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Dramatic/theater Arts Checkmark
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

2,428
Applied
1,628
Accepted
1,033
Enrolled
67%
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Female Admissions

1,136
Females Applied
807
Females Accepted
71%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

1,292
Males Applied
821
Males Accepted
64%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

0
Application Fee
3.3
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Required for some programs Interview
Recommended Essay
A minimum high school GPA of 2.7
Interview

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 470 560
SAT Math 430 530
ACT Composite 23 20 25

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

37,674
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Fees

8,966
Room & board
5,054
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

34,091
Avg. Financial Aid Package
35,129
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
25,532
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
4,832
Avg. Loan Aid
21,863
Avg. Grant Aid
28,485
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
89%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
24%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

1,033
Total undergrad students
7%
International Students
11%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 10.3%
Black or African American 10.59%
White or Caucasian 62.67%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.2%
Asian 1.09%
Two or more races 2.97%
Other 5.45%

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 91%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Homecoming, Scots Day (Founders' Day) and Family Weekend

Student Services

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Student Organizations

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Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Fighting Scots Marching Band and Jazz Band, Associated Students of Monmouth College, Crimson Masque (theatre), Alternative Spring Break and Coalition for Ethnic Awareness

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
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Other Campus Security & Safety:
full-time Director of Campus Security

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Archery Checkmark No No
Badminton Checkmark No No
Baseball Checkmark Division 3 No
Basketball No Division 3 No
Cheerleading No No No
Cross-country Running No Division 3 No
Football No Division 3 No
Golf No Division 3 No
Lacrosse No Division 3 No
Soccer Checkmark Division 3 No
Softball No No No
Swimming And Diving Checkmark Division 3 No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark Division 3 No
Track And Field No Division 3 No
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark No No
Water Polo Checkmark Division 3 No
Wrestling Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Archery Checkmark No No
Badminton Checkmark No No
Baseball No No No
Basketball No Division 3 No
Cheerleading Checkmark No No
Cross-country Running No Division 3 No
Football No No No
Golf No Division 3 No
Lacrosse No Division 3 No
Soccer Checkmark Division 3 No
Softball No Division 3 No
Swimming And Diving Checkmark Division 3 No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark Division 3 No
Track And Field No Division 3 No
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark Division 3 No
Water Polo Checkmark Division 3 No
Wrestling No No No

Faculty

125
Total Faculty
11:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 91
Part-time - 34
Male - 65
Female - 60