McKendree University

Women's D2 Coach: Melissa Gyllenborg
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1,951 Undergrads / 2,494 Students
5 / 10
$19,676 Net Price
4 / 10
67% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    Great Lakes (GLVC)

  • College Type

    4-year, Private non-profit

  • Campus Type

    Suburb: Large

Student Body
  • Male
  • Female
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
14 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
Overall Graduation Rate
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
44% / 54%
Calendar System
Religious Affiliation
United Methodist
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

The Bearcats play most of their away games in St. Charles and St. Louis, Missouri, as well as schools in Indianapolis and Ohio. Some games are scheduled in Alamosa, Denver, Grand Junction and Durango, Colorado.

Recruit Commits
Clara Andrews Nerinx Hall St. Louis, MO Goal
Maleah Brotherton Pattonville / Clarke St. Ann, MO Def
Kailey Bischoff Belleville West Belleville, IL Def
Jennifer Greene O'Fallon O'Fallon, IL Att
Olivia White Lake Shore Brant, NY Mid
Kayla Shea Westwood Austin, TX Goal
Mackinsey Hamer Howell MO Att
Mackenzie Bemis Eureka MO Def
Abigail Weidner O'Fallon MO Mid
Kayla Weaver Ursuline MO Mid
Sarah Hardin Eureka Eureka, MO Mid
Kenzie Bemis Eureka Eureka, MO Def
Rylee Skachenko Carlsbad San Diego, CA Mid
Jessica Morey Loveland Loveland, OH Mid, Def
Collin Patton Eureka Wildwood, MO Goal
Jade Sterling Eureka Eureka, MO Def
Kayla Smith O'Fallon O'Fallon, IL Def
Sydney Horneker Wright City Troy, MO Att
Emiah Williams Clarence Clarence, NY Att
Emily Nelson Holy Family Deephaven, MN Mid, Att
Katie Kruse Barat Academy Dardenne Prairie, MO Def
Hannah Mitchell Pattonville Maryland Heights, MO Att, Mid
Hannah Sugarman Wachusett Holden, MA Att, Mid
Unofficial list from public sources and recruit submissions.
Events By McKendree University Coaches
Sep 22 '18
Lebanon, IL
Women's 8-18
Oct 27 '19
Lebanon, IL
Women's 13-18
701 College Rd, Lebanon, IL, 62254, Lebanon, IL, 62254 See Directions
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Where Grads Live
  • Greater St. Louis Area
  • Louisville Kentucky Area
  • Greater Chicago Area
  • Evansville Indiana Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Greater Atlanta Area
  • Springfield Illinois Area
  • Dallas/Fort Worth Area
  • San Antonio Texas Area
  • Kansas City Missouri Area
  • Greater Nashville Area
  • Indianapolis Indiana Area
  • Peoria Illinois Area
  • Greater Denver Area
  • Tampa/St. Petersburg Florida Area
Where Grads Work
  • United States Air Force
  • US Army
  • AT&T
  • Humana
  • DISA
  • CSC
  • Boeing
  • Southwestern Illinois College
  • U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
  • Wells Fargo
  • NestlĂ© Purina North America
  • United States Department of Defense
  • Norton Healthcare
  • Allsup Inc.
  • Southern Illinois Healthcare
What Grads Do
  • Operations
  • Education
  • Sales
  • Information Technology
  • Healthcare Services
  • Finance
  • Support
  • Administrative
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Human Resources
  • Accounting
  • Program and Project Management
  • Community and Social Services
  • Engineering
  • Consulting
Data from
Niche Grades
Overall Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Test Scores
Critical Reading
410 - 560
481 - 639
940 - 1140
18 - 29
17 - 27
20 - 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: 410 - 570 for SAT

SAT Math
SAT Reading

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

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Applicants 1,750 870 880
% Admitted 67% 64% 69%
% Admits That Enroll 31% 35% 27%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.44
Admission Considerations
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High School GPA
High School Rank
High School Transcript
College Prep Classes
Demonstrate Competencies
Admission Test Scores
Other Tests (Wonderlic, etc.)
TOEFL (English proficiency)
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Majors / Programs

Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

Business (19%)
Education (16%)
Social Sciences (11%)
Visual & Performing Arts (9%)
Psychology (9%)
Interdisciplinary Studies (7%)
Biological & Biomedical Sciences (7%)
Health Professions (6%)
Parks, Recreation & Fitness Studies (6%)
Computer & Information Sciences (4%)
Philosophy & Religious Studies (3%)
English Language & Literature (2%)
Foreign Languages (1%)
History (1%)
Physical Sciences (1%)
Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement
Mathematics & Statistics
Natural Resources & Conservation
Athlete graduation rate
Net Price

Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.


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.

On Campus
Tuition & Fees$30,520
Books & Supplies$1,000
Cost of Living$9,430
Personal Expenses$2,550
Sticker Price$43,500

Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

Financial Aid

100% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

Receiving Aid %
Avg. Aid Amount
Type of Aid
Grant or Scholarship100%$22,246
Federal Grants34%$5,200
Pell Grants34%$4,853
Other Federal13%$896
State & Local Grants32%$4,757
Institutional Grants100%$18,972
Student Loans67%$6,790
Federal Loans66%$5,781
Other Loans5%$13,880

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All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

Total Amount
Per Student
Financial Assets $43.3 Million $17,376

Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.


Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $22,912.

Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

Total Principal
Monthly Payment
10 Year Repayment $16,499 $244

Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 6.2%

Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 1,329 students.


Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $45,800

Earnings of former students working by percentile.

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


How long until this college investment pays off: 5.56 years.

Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 44% of students graduate on time.

Events Attending
Trackable Events
IWLCA Presidents Cup
Nov 16-18 '18
FL: Kissimmee
IWLCA Capital Cup
Jul 20-22 '18
VA: Midlothian
maybe attending; confirmed attending.
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Campus Safety
On Campus
In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
Criminal Offenses
Murder - -
Negligent Manslaughter - -
Rape 2 2
Fondling - -
Incest - -
Statutory Rape - -
Robbery 1 -
Aggravated Assault - -
Burglary 18 15
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
Basic ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs
Undergrad InstructionProfessions plus arts & sciences, some graduate coexistence
Graduate InstructionResearch Doctoral: Single program-Education
Enrollment ProfileHigh undergraduate
Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, selective, higher transfer-in
Size and SettingFour-year, small, highly residential

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