Oglethorpe University

Men's D3 Coach: Zach Taylor
Profile
Size
1 / 10
1,250 Undergrads / 1,250 Students
Cost
6 / 10
$22,323 Net Price
Selectivity
7 / 10
58% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    Southern Athletic (SAA)

  • College Type

    4-year, Private non-profit

  • Campus Type

    Suburb: Large

Student Body
Gender
  • Male
  • Female
Enrollment
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
Geography
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
Ethnicity
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
16 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
77%
Overall Graduation Rate
47%
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
38% / 47%
Calendar System
Semester
Religious Affiliation
None
Housing
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

Team Road Trips

Most road games for Oglethorpe are scheduled for the Georgia and Tennessee areas against teams including Emmanuel, Sewanee Piedmont and Rhodes. The team has also traveled to Arkansas to play Hendrix College in Conway.

Recruit Commits
2016
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Cameron Ritter East Paulding Dallas, GA Mid, Faceoff
Kristoff Dixon Marist Atlanta, GA Mid
Jaleyn Eason Martin Luther King, Jr. Atlanta, GA Mid, Def
Ryan Kozlowski Newnan Newnan, GA Def, LSM
Sean Merritt A.C. Flora Columbia, SC Goal
Nick Valletto Gulf Breeze Gulf Breeze, FL Def
Aryam Singh Boca Raton Boca Raton, FL Def
Braden Draucek Mill Creek Dacula, GA Mid, Faceoff
Luis Corps Belen Jesuit Miami, FL Def
Jack Brand Gainesville Gainesville, GA Mid, Faceoff
Unofficial list from public sources and recruit submissions.
Location
4484 Peachtree Road NE, Atlanta, GA, 30319, Atlanta, GA, 30319 See Directions
Team Videos
Where Grads Live
  • Greater Atlanta Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Tampa/St. Petersburg Florida Area
  • Greater Los Angeles Area
  • San Francisco Bay Area
  • Greater Philadelphia Area
  • Miami/Fort Lauderdale Area
  • Dallas/Fort Worth Area
  • Charlotte North Carolina Area
  • Jacksonville Florida Area
  • Greater Chicago Area
  • Greater Nashville Area
  • Greater Denver Area
  • Greater Boston Area
Where Grads Work
  • AT&T
  • The Coca-Cola Company
  • SunTrust Bank
  • EY
  • Bank of America
  • Georgia State University
  • Gwinnett County Public Schools
  • Wells Fargo
  • IBM
  • ADP
  • The Home Depot
  • Emory University
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
  • UPS
  • Starbucks
What Grads Do
  • Sales
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Education
  • Finance
  • Operations
  • Media and Communication
  • Marketing
  • Information Technology
  • Consulting
  • Administrative
  • Support
  • Human Resources
  • Accounting
  • Arts and Design
  • Program and Project Management
Data from
Niche Grades
Overall
Student Life
Professors
Academics
Test Scores
SAT
Critical Reading
520 - 620
Math
540 - 640
Total
1120 - 1300
ACT
English
22 - 30
Math
20 - 27
Composite
22 - 28

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported. Historical writing ranges: 500 - 600 for SAT

GPA
SAT Math
SAT Reading
ACT

This distribution represents incoming freshman test scores and GPA on 4.0 scale.

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Admissions
 
Total
Male
Female
Applicants 2,159 821 1,338
% Admitted 58% 58% 58%
% Admits That Enroll 27% 27% 26%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.53
  • Accepted
  • Denied
  • Applied
  • Waitlisted
  • Admission Considerations
     
    Required
    Recommended Rec.
    High School GPA
    High School Rank
    High School Transcript
    College Prep Classes
    Recommendations
    Demonstrate Competencies
    Admission Test Scores
    Other Tests (Wonderlic, etc.)
    TOEFL (English proficiency)
    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Business (29%)
    English Language & Literature (18%)
    Social Sciences (11%)
    Psychology (10%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (5%)
    Interdisciplinary Studies (5%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (5%)
    History (4%)
    Engineering (3%)
    Philosophy & Religious Studies (3%)
    Physical Sciences (3%)
    Liberal Arts & Sciences (2%)
    Ethnic, Cultural & Gender Studies (1%)
    Foreign Languages (1%)
    Mathematics & Statistics (1%)
    Financial
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.

    $22,323

    Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

    Net price for all students (private non-profit and for profit institutions).

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    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

     
    Undergraduate
     
    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$36,680
    Books & Supplies$1,100
    Cost of Living$12,960
    Personal Expenses$2,750
     
    Sticker Price$53,490

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    99% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

     
    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship99%$27,532
    Federal Grants35%$5,343
    Pell Grants35%$5,073
    Other Federal10%$984
    State & Local Grants62%$4,412
    Institutional Grants99%$22,940
     
    Student Loans87%$8,034
    Federal Loans85%$5,885
    Other Loans17%$11,335

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

     
    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Endowment
    Financial Assets $31.7 Million $25,380

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.

    Debt

    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $27,000.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

     
    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $15,500 $287

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 8.7%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 511 students.

    Salary

    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $42,100

    Earnings of former students working by percentile.

    Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.

    Payback

    How long until this college investment pays off: 6.28 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 38% of students graduate on time.

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    Campus Safety
     
    On Campus
    In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
    Criminal Offenses
    Murder - -
    Negligent Manslaughter - -
    Rape 3 3
    Fondling 1 1
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery - -
    Aggravated Assault - -
    Burglary 3 3
    Motor Vehicle Theft - -
    Arson - -

    In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

    The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

    Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

    Carnegie Classifications
    Category
    Classification
    Basic ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus
    Undergrad InstructionArts & sciences plus professions, no graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionPostbaccalaureate: Single program-Education
    Enrollment ProfileExclusively undergraduate four-year
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, more selective, higher transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, small, highly residential

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