Auburn University

Auburn, Alabama
4-year Public university

Overview

Auburn University is a public institution established in 1856 with suburban setting located at Auburn. It is ranked 103 in National Universities in 2018 edition of Best Colleges.It practices semester based academic calender. Freshmen ease into the college transition through Camp War Eagle, a two-day, overnight summer orientation program.Transition help continues on Hey Day, an annual effort to get students to wear name tags and say hello to one another. Freshmen do not have to live on campus. There are more than 300 clubs for students to get involved in.The university also offers unique programs, such as the first wireless engineering program in the country

#103 in National Universities
Setting
Suburban
Location Auburn, Alabama
Type 4-year Public
Year Founded 1856
Selectivity Very Low
Size Large
23,964 Undergraduates

Learning

19:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Business/Marketing
Most Popular Major

Majors Available

  • Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, And Related Sciences
  • Architecture And Related Services
  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • History
  • 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
  • Visual And Performing Arts

Cost

$50,838
Cost of Attendance
For out-of-state students
$22,183
Average Student Contribution
Instate Tution Fee $11,276
Outstate Tuition Fee $30,524
Room and Board Fees $13,332
$47,100 Median Salary After 2 years of Graduation

Applying

81% (Very Low Selectivity) Acceptance Rate
Admission Difficulty: Minimally Difficult
$50 Application Fee
Application Fee Waiver Available
3.74 Average High School GPA

Application Requirements

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

How to Apply?

Does not accept CommonApp
Apply College's Own Application Portal

For International Students

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

English is your native language.

Deadlines for Fall Intake Applications
Oct
01
Early Action Deadline
Jan
15
Regular Decision Deadline
Rolling Admission
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Priority Application Deadline
Transfer Applications
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--
Transfer Applications Deadline
For Financial Aid
Mar
01
Financial Aid Priority Application Deadline
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Financial Aid Application Deadline

Scholarships and Financial Aid

$11,644 Average Financial Aid

Need-based Aid

$8,751 Average Need-based Aid
Cost of Attendance for out-of-state students: $50,838
100% Students with need received Financial Aid
52% Students had their need fully met
Deadline for need-based financial application --
Forms to be submitted FAFSA

Merit Scholarships

Available
Presidential Scholarship for Non-resident
Total Worth $18,000 per year
Eligibility Non-resident Undergraduate Freshmen
Minimum Criteria 33-36 ACT or equivalent SAT score and a minimum 3.5 high school GPA
Requirement for maintenance --
Separate application needed --
Application deadline N/A
Heritage Scholarship
Total Worth $13,000 per year
Eligibility Non-resident Undergraduate Freshmen
Minimum Criteria 31-32 ACT or equivalent SAT score and a minimum 3.5 high school GPA
Requirement for maintenance --
Separate application needed --
Application deadline N/A
Presidential Scholarship for Residents
Total Worth $9,624 per year
Eligibility Alabama resident undergraduate freshmen
Minimum Criteria 33-36 ACT or equivalent SAT score and a minimum 3.5 high school GPA
Requirement for maintenance --
Separate application needed Yes
Application deadline N/A

Other Scholarships

Ever to Conquer Scholarship
Total Worth $5,000 per year
Details Ever to Conquer Scholarships are awarded competitively among eligible incoming Alabama residents who complete the scholarship application through AUSOM by 4:45 p.m. CST by the deadline, based on available funding. Incoming freshmen must have a minimum 3.0 high school GPA.
Board of Trustees Scholarship
Total Worth $1,500 for one year
Details Board of Trustees Scholarships are awarded among eligible Alabama residents who complete the scholarship application through the Auburn University Scholarship Opportunity Manager (AUSOM). Incoming freshmen must complete the scholarship application through AUSOM by 4:45 p.m. CST on December 1.Incoming freshmen must demonstrate financial need through completion of the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

Students

23,964 Total Undergraduate Enrollment
School Size: Large
92% Freshmen return to Sophomore Year
77% Students graduate within 6 years