Assumption College

Worcester, Massachusetts
4-year Private university

Overview

Assumption College is a private institution established in 1904 with suburban setting located at Worcester. It is ranked 28 in Regional Universities North in 2018 edition of Best Colleges. It practices semester-based academic calendar.

#28 in Regional Universities North
Setting
Suburban
Location Worcester, Massachusetts
Type 4-year Private
Year Founded 1904
Selectivity Very Low
Size Small
2,084 Undergraduates

Learning

11:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Business / Marketing
Most Popular Major

Majors Available

  • Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies
  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
    Program offered through an exclusively distance-education program
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
    Program offered through an exclusively distance-education program
  • History
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
    Program offered through an exclusively distance-education program
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Natural Resources And Conservation
  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration And Social Service Professions
  • Social Sciences
    Program offered through an exclusively distance-education program
  • Theology And Religious Vocations
  • Visual And Performing Arts

Cost

$56,452
Cost of Attendance
$27,756
Average Student Contribution
Instate Tution Fee $40,958
Outstate Tuition Fee $40,958
Room and Board Fees $12,694
$53,000 Median Salary After 2 years of Graduation

Applying

78% (Very Low Selectivity) Acceptance Rate
Admission Difficulty: Minimally Difficult
$50 Application Fee
Application Fee Waiver Available
3.32 Average High School GPA

Application Requirements

SAT/ACT Optional
SAT/ACT Writing (essay) Not Required
SAT Subject Test Not Required
Essay or Personal Statement Required
SAT Score Range
Middle 50% (25% - 75%) scores range
ACT Score Range
Middle 50% (25% - 75%) scores range

How to Apply?

Accepts CommonApp
Apply College's Own Application Portal

For International Students

80 Minimum TOEFL Score
TOEFL Requirement: Required
IELTS, Pearson, iTEP Other English Language Tests Accepted
(in lieu of TOEFL)
TOEFL Waived if

First language is English.

Deadlines for Fall Intake Applications
Nov
01
Early Action Deadline
Nov
01
Early Decision Deadline
Feb
15
Regular Decision Deadline
Transfer Applications
Jul
01
Transfer Applications Deadline
For Financial Aid
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Financial Aid Priority Application Deadline
Feb
15
Financial Aid Application Deadline

Scholarships and Financial Aid

$28,121 Average Financial Aid

Need-based Aid

$23,496 Average Need-based Aid
Cost of Attendance for out-of-state students: $56,452
100% Students with need received Financial Aid
73% Students had their need fully met
Deadline for need-based financial application February 15
Forms to be submitted FAFSA

Merit Scholarships

Available
Presidential Scholarship
Total Worth $16,000
Eligibility first year students
Minimum Criteria strong academic achievement, leadership and potential for success
Requirement for maintenance 3.3 GPA
Separate application needed --
Application deadline February 15
D'Alzon Scholarship
Total Worth $12,000
Eligibility first year students
Minimum Criteria strong academic achievement, leadership and potential for success
Requirement for maintenance --
Separate application needed --
Application deadline N/A
Milleret Scholarship
Total Worth $10,000
Eligibility first year students
Minimum Criteria strong academics
Requirement for maintenance --
Separate application needed --
Application deadline N/A

Other Scholarships

Assumption College Grant
Total Worth Varies
Details The Assumption College Grant is awarded to students who demonstrate financial need. The FAFSA form must be completed each year to be considered for these funds.
Vocal Music Scholarship
Total Worth $2,500 - $10,000
Details These scholarships are awarded to incoming first-year students based on an audition, which the student must complete before February 21 of the spring prior to matriculation. The application deadline is on February 1 (by Noon).The scholarship is renewable each year, provided the student continues to participate in Chorale and VOCE and maintains good attendance in those ensembles.

Students

2,084 Total Undergraduate Enrollment
School Size: Small
82% Freshmen return to Sophomore Year
71% Students graduate within 6 years