975
Students
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23,031
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
67
67%
Acceptance Rate
Small town
Setting
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Overview

Union College is a Comprehensive institution located in Barbourville, KY, in a small town setting.

Location & Contact

Address 310 College Street
Barbourville, KY  40906
United States
Contact Mr. Craig Grooms
Director, Undergraduate Enrollment
Email: cgrooms@unionky.edu
Phone: 606-546-4151
Fax: 606-546-1667

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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Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research And Clinical Nursing Related 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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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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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1,344
Applied
907
Accepted
975
Enrolled
67%
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Female Admissions

626
Females Applied
442
Females Accepted
71%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

718
Males Applied
465
Males Accepted
65%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

10
Application Fee
3.15
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
A minimum high school GPA of 2
Required for some programs 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 20 18 22

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

25,570
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Fees

1,570
Full-time student fees
7,500
Room & board
3,300
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

23,031
Avg. Financial Aid Package
20,956
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
4,235
Avg. Loan Aid
16,840
Avg. Grant Aid
19,313
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
91% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
65%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
13%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

975
Total undergrad students
6%
International Students
29%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 3.07%
Black or African American 14.58%
White or Caucasian 70.07%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.33%
Asian 0.33%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.11%
Two or more races 4.17%
Other 0.99%

Gender

Male (50.56%)
Female (49.44%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Men-only housing
Women-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 47%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Springfest, Co-Curricular Awards and Christmas Dinner

Student Services

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Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities

Campus Security & Safety

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Athletics

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Men's Sports

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Archery No Checkmark Checkmark
Baseball No Checkmark Checkmark
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Bowling No Checkmark Checkmark
Cheerleading No Checkmark Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Checkmark Checkmark
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Golf No Checkmark Checkmark
Lacrosse No Checkmark Checkmark
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Softball Checkmark No No
Swimming And Diving No Checkmark Checkmark
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Tennis No Checkmark Checkmark
Track And Field No Checkmark Checkmark
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark No No
Water Polo No No No
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Women's Sports

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Archery No Checkmark Checkmark
Baseball No No No
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Bowling No Checkmark Checkmark
Cheerleading No Checkmark Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Checkmark Checkmark
Football No No No
Golf No Checkmark Checkmark
Lacrosse No No No
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Swimming And Diving No Checkmark Checkmark
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Tennis No Checkmark Checkmark
Track And Field No Checkmark Checkmark
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
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Water Polo Checkmark No No

Faculty

81
Total Faculty
12:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 46
Part-time - 35
Male - 40
Female - 41