781
Students
Financial aid thermometer
17,707
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
59
59%
Acceptance Rate
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

Union College is a Comprehensive institution located in Lincoln, NE, in a suburban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 3800 South 48th Street
Lincoln, NE  68506
United States
Contact Kristina Hammer
Assistant Director of Admissions
Email: enroll@ucollege.edu
Phone: 402-486-2969
Fax: 402-486-2895

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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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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Engineering 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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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness 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
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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

1,573
Applied
943
Accepted
781
Enrolled
60%
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Female Admissions

918
Females Applied
572
Females Accepted
62%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

655
Males Applied
371
Males Accepted
57%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

0
Application Fee
3.32
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
A minimum high school GPA of 2.5
3 recommendations
Required for some programs Interview

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer Not reported Not reported

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
SAT Critical Reading 553 505 600
SAT Math 505 460 550
ACT Composite 23 19 26

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

22,680
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Fees

1,100
Full-time student fees
7,070
Room & board
4,020
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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

17,707
Avg. Financial Aid Package
19,425
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
8,117
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
5,000
Avg. Loan Aid
8,063
Avg. Grant Aid
13,017
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
65%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
15%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

781
Total undergrad students
8%
International Students
80%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 21.82%
Black or African American 7.9%
White or Caucasian 52.48%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.4%
Asian 4.69%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.54%
Two or more races 3.35%
Other 0.54%

Gender

Male (41.61%)
Female (58.39%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Disabled housing
Men-only housing
Women-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 75%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Project Impact, ASB Handshake and Basketball Tournament

Student Services

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Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Business and Computer Science Club, Math and Science Club, Nursing Club, Amnesty International and International Club

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Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
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Football Checkmark No No
Golf No Checkmark No
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Soccer Checkmark No No
Softball Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

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Football Checkmark No No
Golf No No No
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Soccer No No No
Softball Checkmark No No
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Faculty

118
Total Faculty
9:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 64
Part-time - 54
Male - 53
Female - 65