Knox College
Galesburg, Illinois 61401
What Makes Us Special

About Knox College

Founded 175 years ago by anti-slavery activists, Knox College is a vibrant community of scholar-teachers and students. With a diverse student body of 1,400 students from 48 states and 46 countries, Knox is a private, national liberal arts college in an idyllic Midwest community. Knox students are independent thinkers who value sustainability, civic engagement, and global understanding. More than 85% of Knox students complete independent research or creative projects by the time they graduate.

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Admissions  Help

Middle 50% ACT Range For Freshman Class*


* SAT/ACT score submission optional.

Freshman Class Geographical Profile  Help

Enrollment  Help

Gender: All Undergraduates  Help

Women 57%
Men 43%

Diversity: All Undergraduates  Help

Freshmen Returning For Sophomore Year: 88%  Help

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our students

Price of Attendance in 2013-14  Help

Percent of Freshmen Receiving Aid by Type  Help

2012-13 Average Net Tuition for
Aided Undergraduates *  Help

* Net tuition for each individual student may be lower or higher
depending on family income and student eligibility
and availability of grant aid.

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Tuition and Fees History  Help

About Our Faculty  Help

Faculty Information

Student Faculty Ratio 11:1
Full-time Faculty with highest degree 73%

Undergraduate Class Size

Number of Students 2-19 20-39 40-99 100+ Total
Number of Classes 197 57 8 0 262

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