3,082
Students
Financial aid thermometer
19,977
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
71
71%
Acceptance Rate
Suburban setting
Rural
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Overview

University of the Cumberlands is a University institution located in Williamsburg, KY, in a rural setting.

Location & Contact

Address 6178 College Station Drive
Williamsburg, KY  40769
United States
Contact Mrs. Erica Harris
Director of Admissions
Email: admiss@ucumberlands.edu
Phone: 606-539-4241
Fax: 606-539-4303

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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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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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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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

2,326
Applied
1,656
Accepted
3,082
Enrolled
71%
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Female Admissions

1,250
Females Applied
920
Females Accepted
74%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

1,076
Males Applied
736
Males Accepted
68%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

3.47
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
A minimum high school GPA of 2

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen August 31st August 31st
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer August 31st August 31st

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
ACT Composite 22 19 25

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

22,640
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Fees

360
Full-time student fees
9,000
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 Senior Citizens
Employees

Financial Aid

19,977
Avg. Financial Aid Package
23,315
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
14,981
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
3,737
Avg. Loan Aid
10,469
Avg. Grant Aid
16,231
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
76%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
18%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

3,082
Total undergrad students
3%
International Students
32%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 1.96%
Black or African American 5.31%
White or Caucasian 77.04%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.36%
Asian 0.41%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.05%
Two or more races 1.55%
Other 9.29%

Gender

Male (44.42%)
Female (55.58%)

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 80%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Homecoming, Spotlight and Spring Fever

Student Services

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Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Campus Activity Board, Baptist Campus Ministries, Mountain Outreach, Appalachian Ministries and Student Government Association

Campus Security & Safety

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Athletics

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Men's Sports

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Archery No Checkmark Checkmark
Badminton Checkmark No No
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Bowling No Checkmark Checkmark
Cheerleading No Checkmark Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Checkmark Checkmark
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Lacrosse No Checkmark Checkmark
Sand Volleyball Checkmark No No
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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 No No No
Wrestling No Checkmark Checkmark
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Women's Sports

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Archery No Checkmark Checkmark
Badminton Checkmark No No
Baseball Checkmark No No
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Bowling No Checkmark Checkmark
Cheerleading No Checkmark Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Checkmark Checkmark
Football Checkmark No No
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Lacrosse No Checkmark Checkmark
Sand Volleyball Checkmark 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
Volleyball No Checkmark Checkmark
Wrestling No Checkmark Checkmark

Faculty

378
Total Faculty
15:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 162
Part-time - 216
Male - 176
Female - 202