2,110
Students
Financial aid thermometer
23,875
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
86
86%
Acceptance Rate
Suburban setting
Rural
Setting
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Overview

Taylor University is a Comprehensive institution located in Upland, IN, in a rural setting.

Location & Contact

Address 236 West Reade Avenue
Upland, IN  46989-1001
United States
Contact Morgan Riessen
Visit Coordinator
Email: admissions@taylor.edu
Phone: 765-998-5560
Fax: 765-998-4925

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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Business/managerial Economics Checkmark
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Marketing/marketing Management Checkmark
Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Public Relations, Advertising, And Applied Communication Checkmark
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Speech Communication And Rhetoric Checkmark
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Computer And Information Systems Security Checkmark
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Education Associate Bachelors
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Physical Education Teaching And Coaching Checkmark
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Engineering Associate Bachelors
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Engineering Physics/applied Physics Checkmark
Environmental/environmental Health Engineering Checkmark
Systems Engineering Checkmark
English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Professional, Technical, Business, And Scientific Writing Checkmark
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Art Therapy Checkmark
Behavioral Aspects Of Health Checkmark
Health Services/allied Health/health Sciences Checkmark
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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Sustainability Studies Checkmark
Natural Resources And Conservation Associate Bachelors
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Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
Kinesiology And Exercise Science Checkmark
Sport And Fitness Administration/management 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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Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
Geography Checkmark
International Relations And Affairs Checkmark
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Theology And Religious Vocations Associate Bachelors
Biblical Studies Checkmark
Pastoral Studies/counseling Checkmark
Religious Education Checkmark
Youth Ministry Checkmark
Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Cinematography And Film/video Production Checkmark
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Music Theory And Composition Checkmark
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1,673
Applied
1,452
Accepted
2,110
Enrolled
87%
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Female Admissions

974
Females Applied
858
Females Accepted
88%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

699
Males Applied
594
Males Accepted
85%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

25
Application Fee
3.78
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Essay
Interview
2 recommendations
Recommended A minimum high school GPA of 2.8

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 586 530 650
SAT Math 575 515 640
ACT Composite 26 22 29

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

33,864
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Fees

250
Full-time student fees
9,614
Room & board
5,054
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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 Senior Citizens
Employees

Financial Aid

23,875
Avg. Financial Aid Package
25,071
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
23,489
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
4,600
Avg. Loan Aid
12,528
Avg. Grant Aid
19,706
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
76%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
28%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

2,110
Total undergrad students
5%
International Students
58%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 3.77%
Black or African American 3.55%
White or Caucasian 83.15%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.81%
Asian 2.91%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.32%
Two or more races 0.11%

Gender

Male (43.89%)
Female (56.11%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Men-only housing
Women-only housing
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 89%

Student Activities

Student-run campus newspaper Checkmark
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Campus events:
Airband, Sing Noel and Silent Night and Holidays with the Haines

Student Services

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Women's center Checkmark
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Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Spring Break Missions, Lighthouse, Alpha Pi Lota, Encounter and Kappa Delta Pi

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
24-hour patrols by trained officers Checkmark
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Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton Checkmark No No
Baseball No Checkmark Checkmark
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Cross-country Running No Checkmark Checkmark
Equestrian Sports No No No
Football No Checkmark Checkmark
Golf No Checkmark Checkmark
Lacrosse Checkmark Checkmark No
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark Checkmark Checkmark
Softball Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark Checkmark Checkmark
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
Badminton Checkmark No No
Baseball No No No
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Cross-country Running No Checkmark Checkmark
Equestrian Sports Checkmark No No
Football No No No
Golf No Checkmark Checkmark
Lacrosse Checkmark No No
Racquetball Checkmark No No
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Track And Field No Checkmark Checkmark
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
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Faculty

193
Total Faculty
13:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 133
Part-time - 60
Male - 124
Female - 69