Knox College
Galesburg, Illinois 61401
What Makes Us Special

About Knox College

Founded 182 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 51 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 89% of Knox students complete independent research or creative projects by the time they graduate.

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Admissions  Help

Middle 50% SAT Range For Freshman Class

Critical Reading550-670

Average High School GPA of Freshman Class: 3.61

Freshman Class Geographical Profile  Help

Enrollment  Help

Gender: All Undergraduates  Help

Women 56%
Men 44%

Diversity: All Undergraduates  Help

Freshmen Returning For Sophomore Year: 81%  Help

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Price of Attendance in 2018-19  Help

Percent of Freshmen Receiving Aid by Type  Help

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Average Undergraduate Loans  Help
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Faculty Information

Student Faculty Ratio 11:1
Full-time Faculty with highest degree 96%

Undergraduate Class Size

Number of Students 2-19 20-39 40-99 100+ Total
Number of Classes 183 52 5 0 240

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