Description

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.

Quick Facts about Eureka College

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

67%

Enrollment

713

Year Established

1855

Ratings & Reviews

Overall School Rating: 4

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100% of students gave Eureka College 4 stars overall.

Student at This School - Grad Year 2015

Overall Rating:
4

Detailed Ratings

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

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Students

Full-Time Undergrad Students
713
Freshman Class
159
Total Students (Undergrads & Graduate Students)
713

Undergraduate vs. Graduate

Undergraduate
100%
Graduate
0%

Full-Time vs. Part-Time Students

Full-Time
100%
Part-Time
0%

Gender of Students

Women
54%
Men
46%

Ethnic Diversity

African-American
2%
Asian
1%
Caucasian
88%
Latino
1%
Other
8%

International Students

International
0%
Domestic
100%

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