Niagara University

Niagara University, New York

Overview

AddressLewiston Road
School Websitewww.niagara.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above

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StatusPrivate not-for-profit
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

Niagara University is a small private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Niagara University, New York that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is doctor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 3,105 students applied to Niagara University. Of those students, 2,690 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Niagara University was $31,700, in addition to fees of $1,480. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Niagara University.

Niagara University has a 70% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Getting In

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The Niagara University acceptance rate is 87%. To put this into perspective, 2,690 of the 3,105 students who applied to Niagara University in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Niagara University is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Niagara University had an SAT score between the range of 1,020 and 1,200. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Niagara University was between 22 and 26 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Niagara University as part of their application.

Annual Cost to Attend

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Niagara University, the tuition for in-state residents is $31,700. Combined with fees of $1,480, room and board costs of $13,200, other expenses of $2,200 and the $1,250 cost of books and supplies, the total in-state one-year cost is $49,830.

Out-of-state residents can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $33,180 in tuition. This brings the total one-year cost of enrolling in Niagara University to $49,830 for out-of-state students.

Students at Niagara University are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Niagara University was $4,957 last year. The percentage of students awarded federal aid was 34%.

Niagara University Undergraduate Population

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio11:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Niagara University.

Niagara University has a good gender split, with 63% of undergraduates being female and 37% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are New York residents; in fact, 84% of all students reside in New York. However, 11% of students come from out-of-state and 5% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Niagara University is 11:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need from Niagara University to thrive in your studies.

What's more, only 15% students enroll at Niagara University part-time; the other 3,180 students enrolled full-time.

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