Emory is a church-affiliated, comprehensive university. Founded in 1836, Emory features accessible faculty committed to teaching and fostering undergraduate research. Freshmen may attend Emory College, the liberal arts division of the university, or Oxford College (site of Emory's original campus), where they can spend their first two years in a small-college setting. Emory's 631-acre campus is located in a residential area north of downtown Atlanta.

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collegeType
Private
studentType
Coed
7,010
Undergraduates
2,854
Men - 40.7%
4,157
Women - 59.3%
6,992
Graduate Students
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Entrance Difficulty
Most difficult
Overall Admission Rate
19% of 28,211 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
Yes
Regular Admission Deadline
January 1
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPA
3.8
SAT Math
741 average
700-790 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
708 average
680-740 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
32 average
31-34 range of middle 50%
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Cost of Attendance
$73,020
Tuition and Fees
$55,468
Room and Board
$16,302
Average Percent of Need Met
98%
Average Freshman Award
$48,497
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$26,331
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Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
1,102
Regular Class Size (Students)
2-9
13%
10-19
48%
20-29
16%
30-39
6%
40-49
4%
50-99
11%
Over 100
2%
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Atlanta Population
512,550
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Atlanta
Freshman Housing Guarantee
College offers housing to students
Students in College Housing
22% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division III
Mascot
Eagle
Sororities
13% of women participate
Fraternities
14% of men participate
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Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
American Indian/Alaskan Native
0.1%
Asian
27%
Black/African-American
10.2%
Hispanic/Latino
12.7%
Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
5.2%
Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
0.1%
White
43.7%
Unknown
1%
International Students
15.2% from 69 countries
First-Year Students Returning
93.5%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
82.1%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
33.0%
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