Description

Located in Kansas City, Missouri, Avila University offers exceptional academics and a vibrant student life experience. Founded in the Catholic tradition, the university values a well-rounded liberal arts education that will influence the success of each student.

Bachelor’s degrees can be earned in almost every traditional discipline, with the addition of Religious Studies. Students who wish to earn a professional graduate degree after completion of their bachelor’s are encouraged to participate in the various pre-professional programs. These programs include medicine, law, optometry, pharmacy, and several more.

Master’s degrees are offered with seven concentrations: Business Administration, Education, Management and Fundraising, Project Management, Organizational Development, Counseling Psychology, and General Psychology.

Avila requires that all freshman and sophomores under the age of 21 live in the university’s dormitories. The university believes that students who are fully integrated with their educational institution are most successful. Resident life allows students to conveniently explore student life and campus activities, while also prioritizing academics.

Avila promotes an enriched student life through dozens of student organizations and campus traditions. Students also have the opportunity to try out for athletic teams, such as basketball, cross country, and soccer.

Student support services reflect the mission to provide exceptional academic opportunities to students. Services include a health clinic, career advising, personal counseling, and academic workshops.

Avila University is dedicated to supporting the intellectual and spiritual growth of each student, by offering an active campus and caring faculty, Avila stays true to its mission.

Quick Facts about Avila University

Region

Midwest

Setting

Large City Setting

Type

Private

Affiliation

Roman Catholic

Size

Small (Under 2,000 Undergrad)

Mascot

Eagles

Website

www.avila.edu

On-Campus Housing Available

Yes

Selectivity

Highly Selective

In-State Tuition

$22,250

Out-of-State Tuition

$22,250

Retention Rate

75%

Enrollment

1,867

Year Established

1916

Students

Full-Time Undergrad Students
1,213
Freshman Class
167
Total Students (Undergrads & Graduate Students)
1,867

Undergraduate vs. Graduate

Undergraduate
65%
Graduate
35%

Full-Time vs. Part-Time Students

Full-Time
100%
Part-Time
0%

Gender of Students

Women
55%
Men
45%

Ethnic Diversity

Latino
4%
African American
16%
Caucasian
71%
American Indian or Alaska native
1%
Asian
2%
Unknown and Other
6%

International Students

International
8%
Domestic
92%

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