What Makes Us Special

About Knox College

Founded 183 years ago by anti-slavery activists, Knox College is a vibrant community of scholar-teachers and students. With a diverse student body of 1,200 students from 45 states and 49 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

Evidence-Based Reading and Writing550-670

Freshman Class Geographical Profile  Help

Enrollment  Help

Gender: All Undergraduates  Help

Women 57%
Men 43%

Diversity: All Undergraduates  Help

Freshmen Returning For Sophomore Year: 81%  Help

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Price of Attendance in 2019-20  Help

Percent of Freshmen Receiving Aid by Type  Help

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Average Undergraduate Loans  Help
Owed At Graduation 

Tuition and Fees History  Help

About Our Faculty  Help

Faculty Information

Student Faculty Ratio 10:1
Full-time Faculty with highest degree 93%

Undergraduate Class Size

Number of Students 2-19 20-39 40-99 100+ Total
Number of Classes 151 46 1 0 198

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