What Makes Us Special

About Union College

Union College is a private, liberal arts career prep institution founded by a small group of citizens in 1879 as Kentucky’s first college in the mountains. Since our founding, Union has provided students with a personal and engaging academic experience defined by our heritage and a commitment to serve others. Today, Union College supports a unique academic experience for nearly 1200 students in undergraduate and graduate programs, including residential, commuter and online learning opportunities.

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Admissions  Help

* Overall ACT average for the institution for first-time, full-time students is 21.

Average High School GPA of Freshman Class: 3.17

Freshman Class Geographical Profile  Help

Enrollment  Help

Gender: All Undergraduates  Help

Women 47%
Men 53%

Diversity: All Undergraduates  Help

Freshmen Returning For Sophomore Year: 65%  Help

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Price of Attendance in 2016-17  Help

Total cost of attendance at Union College is $31,075. This includes $24,000 for tuition and fees and $7,075 for room and board.

Percent of Freshmen Receiving Aid by Type  Help

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Tuition and Fees History  Help

About Our Faculty  Help

Faculty Information

Student Faculty Ratio 15:1
Full-time Faculty with highest degree 1175%

Undergraduate Class Size

Number of Students 2-19 20-39 40-99 100+ Total
Number of Classes 312 92 0 0 404

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