Eureka College

Eureka, IL

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Eureka College

Eureka College Student Essentials

Eureka College Student Essentials
Region: Midwest
Setting: Small Town Setting
Type: Private
Affiliation: Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)
Size: Small (Under 2,000 Undergrad)
Mascot: Red Devils
Website: www.eureka.edu
On-Campus Housing Available: Yes
Selectivity: Selective
In-State Tuition: $17,940
Out-of-State Tuition: $17,940
Retention Rate: 59%
Enrollment: 713
Year Established: 1855

About Eureka College

For a personalized undergraduate education in the liberal arts and sciences that is more akin to a small, cohesive family than an enormous university, there’s the Eureka College in Eureka, Illinois.

The school is affiliated with the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), although students with any or no faith background are just as welcome.

Admissions require students to submit their SAT or ACT scores along with their application.

Academics at the school include more than 30 majors, pre-professional programs and other programs of study, including Art, English, Physical Education, Computer Sciences and many more. The school encourages studying abroad and gaining professional experience through its many internship opportunities.

Student life at Eureka is both active and diverse, with more than 40 student clubs and many campus activities, ranging from hosting comedians, authors and other guest speakers to performing theater and holding career-oriented festivals. Nearly 50% of the student body is involved with the arts program, whether through music, theatre, the visual arts or literary arts.

Eureka offers many merit-based and interest-based scholarships to eligible students, like the Eureka College Ministry Fellowship, Arts Grant, Trustee Scholarship and many more. Other federal financial aid options include work-study programs, direct subsidized and unsubsidized loans and alternative loans through Sallie Mae, PNC, US Bank and more.

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Ratings & Reviews

Overall School Rating:

Rated 4 of 5 Stars 1 Review

100% of students gave Eureka College 4 stars overall.

Student Ratings

Student at This School - Grad Year 2015

Overall Rating

I would say the best part about EC is that it is small and it is really easy to make new friends and to get the help from the teahers when you need it


Eureka College Map & Location

Eureka College
300 East College Avenue
Eureka, IL 61530


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Getting Around Eureka College

Walkability

Very good walkability. We recommend walking in this area.

7/10
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Weather

Seasonal average temperatures for Eureka, IL

Winter
Dec
36
19
Jan
32
14
Feb
37
19
Spring
Mar
49
28
Apr
63
39
May
74
49
Summer
Jun
83
59
Jul
86
63
Aug
84
61
Fall
Sep
78
52
Oct
65
41
Nov
50
31

Students

Full-Time Undergrad Students 713
Freshman Class 156
Total Students (Undergrads & Graduate Students) 713

Ethnic Diversity:

  • Latino: 2%
  • African American: 3%
  • Caucasian: 87%
  • Asian: 1%
  • Unknown and Other: 7%
Latino 2%
African American 3%
Caucasian 87%
Asian 1%
Unknown and Other 7%

Undergraduate 100%
Graduate %
Full-Time 100%
Part-Time 0%
Women 63%
Men 37%
International 1%
Domestic 99%

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