756
Students
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25,418
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
65
65%
Acceptance Rate
Small town
Setting
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Overview

Ripon College is a 4-year institution located in Ripon, WI, in a small town setting.

Location & Contact

Address 300 Seward Street
PO Box 248
Ripon, WI  54971
United States
Contact Office of Admission
Email: adminfo@ripon.edu
Phone: 920-748-8337
Fax: 920-748-8335

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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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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Legal Professions And Studies 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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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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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

2,553
Applied
1,666
Accepted
756
Enrolled
65%
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Female Admissions

1,515
Females Applied
1,018
Females Accepted
67%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

1,038
Males Applied
648
Males Accepted
62%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

30
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
One recommendation
Required for some programs Interview
Recommended Essay
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
ACT Composite 24 21 26

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

43,508
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Fees

300
Full-time student fees
8,400
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 Employees

Financial Aid

25,418
Avg. Financial Aid Package
27,046
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
19,978
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
5,329
Avg. Loan Aid
10,803
Avg. Grant Aid
19,763
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
84%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
18%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

756
Total undergrad students
4%
International Students
30%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 8.51%
Black or African American 3.78%
White or Caucasian 79.73%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.27%
Asian 0.95%
Two or more races 2.7%
Other 0.27%

Gender

Male (46.16%)
Female (53.84%)

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 93%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Springfest, Winterfest and Frisbee Golf Tournament

Student Services

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Student Organizations

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Most popular organizations:
Environmental Group, Student Senate, Community Service Coalition and SMAC (Student Media and Activities Committee)

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
Baseball No Division 3 No
Basketball Checkmark Division 3 No
Bowling Checkmark No No
Cheerleading No Checkmark No
Cross-country Running No Division 3 No
Equestrian Sports Checkmark No No
Fencing Checkmark No No
Football Checkmark Division 3 No
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Rugby No Checkmark No
Soccer Checkmark Division 3 No
Softball Checkmark No No
Swimming And Diving No 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
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No No No
Basketball Checkmark Division 3 No
Bowling Checkmark No No
Cheerleading No Checkmark No
Cross-country Running No Division 3 No
Equestrian Sports Checkmark No No
Fencing Checkmark No No
Football Checkmark No No
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Rugby No Checkmark No
Soccer Checkmark Division 3 No
Softball Checkmark Division 3 No
Swimming And Diving No 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

Faculty

78
Total Faculty
12:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 62
Part-time - 16
Male - 49
Female - 29