University of Detroit Mercy

Detroit, Michigan

Overview

Address4001 W McNichols Rd
School Websitewww.udmercy.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

University of Detroit Mercy is a small private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Detroit, Michigan that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is doctor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 3,760 students applied to University of Detroit Mercy. Of those students, 3,120 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in University of Detroit Mercy was $28,000. 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 University of Detroit Mercy.

University of Detroit Mercy has a 65% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Getting In

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The University of Detroit Mercy acceptance rate is 83%. To put this into perspective, 3,120 of the 3,760 students who applied to University of Detroit Mercy in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in University of Detroit Mercy is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into University of Detroit Mercy had an SAT score between the range of 1,050 and 1,250. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for University of Detroit Mercy was between 21 and 27 in the last academic year.

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

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At University of Detroit Mercy, the tuition for in-state residents is $28,000. Combined with fees of $0, room and board costs of $9,736, other expenses of $2,260 and the $1,230 cost of books and supplies, the total in-state one-year cost is $41,226.

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 $28,000 in tuition. This brings the total one-year cost of enrolling in University of Detroit Mercy to $41,226 for out-of-state students.

Students at University of Detroit Mercy are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at University of Detroit Mercy was $6,084 last year. The percentage of students awarded federal aid was 37%.

University of Detroit Mercy 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 University of Detroit Mercy.

University of Detroit Mercy has a good gender split, with 62% of undergraduates being female and 38% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are Michigan residents; in fact, 86% of all students reside in Michigan. However, 8% of students come from out-of-state and 6% of students are international.

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

What's more, only 19% students enroll at University of Detroit Mercy part-time; the other 4,156 students enrolled full-time.

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