2,435
Students
Financial aid thermometer
23,256
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
68
68%
Acceptance Rate
Suburban setting
Rural
Setting
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Overview

Spring Arbor University is a Comprehensive institution located in Spring Arbor, MI, in a rural setting.

Location & Contact

Address 106 East Main Street
Spring Arbor, MI  49283-9799
United States
Contact Office of Admissions
Email: admissions@arbor.edu
Phone: 517-750-1200
Fax: 517-750-6620

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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Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences 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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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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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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Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
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Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences 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

1,546
Applied
1,066
Accepted
2,435
Enrolled
69%

Applying

30
Application Fee
3.46
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Required for some programs Interview
Recommended A minimum high school GPA of 2.6
Other requirements may exist (see below)
Other requirements: Guidance counselor's form, minimum ACT score of 20 or SAT score of 930

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 23 20 26

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

28,210
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Fees

600
Full-time student fees
10,010
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

23,256
Avg. Financial Aid Package
24,198
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
16,342
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
4,845
Avg. Loan Aid
4,578
Avg. Grant Aid
15,712
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
79%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
21%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

2,435
Total undergrad students
1%
International Students
12%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 3.08%
Black or African American 9.86%
White or Caucasian 73.8%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.45%
Asian 0.82%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.21%
Two or more races 2.59%
Other 8.62%

Gender

Male (31.91%)
Female (68.09%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Disabled housing
Men-only housing
Women-only housing
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 70%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Arbor Games, Porchfest and Midnight Breakfast

Student Services

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Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Inter-faith Shelter Ministries, Band of Brothers, Action Jackson, Circle of Sisters and Heartside Homeless

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
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Athletics

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Men's Sports

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Baseball No Checkmark Checkmark
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Cross-country Running No Checkmark Checkmark
Field Hockey Checkmark No No
Football Checkmark No No
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Softball Checkmark 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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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No No No
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Cross-country Running No Checkmark Checkmark
Field Hockey No No No
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Faculty

138
Total Faculty
13:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 84
Part-time - 54