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University of Evansville Data & Information Overview

Get the facts about University of Evansville. Learn how it ranks, what majors it offers, how diverse it is, and much more. If you're interested in learning more about a particular stat, just click on its tile to go to a new page that covers the topic more in-depth. Also, you can jump to any section of this page by clicking one of the links below.

How Well Is University of Evansville Ranked?

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2021 Rankings

College Factual analyzes over 2,000 colleges and universities in its annual rankings and ranks them in a variety of ways, including most diverse, best overall quality, best for non-traditional students, and much more.

University of Evansville was awarded 14 badges in the 2021 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is nursing.

Overall Quality

According to College Factual's 2021 analysis, UE is ranked #283 out of 1,715 schools in the nation that were analyzed for overall quality.

UE is also ranked #10 out of 44 schools in Indiana.

See all of the rankings for University of Evansville.

Is It Hard to Get Into UE?

Acceptance Rate

If you're applying to University of Evansville you'll face some tough competition, since the school's acceptance rate is only 70%. Definitely don't wait until the last minute to submit your application, since applying early may be in your favor.

Average Test Scores

About 64% of students accepted to UE submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 520 and 610. Math scores were between 500 and 645.

SAT Reading and Writing Scores for University of Evansville  ( 520 to 610 )

SAT Math Scores for University of Evansville  ( 500 to 645 )
UE received ACT scores from 65% of accepted students. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, ACT Composite scores ranged between 22 and 29.

ACT Composite Scores for University of Evansville  ( 22 to 29 )

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University of Evansville Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio at UE is an impressive 11 to 1. That's quite good when you compare it to the national average of 15 to 1. This is a good sign that students at the school will have more opportunities for one-on-one interactions with their professors.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

Another measure that is often used to estimate how much access students will have to their professors is how many faculty members are full-time. The idea here is that part-time faculty tend to spend less time on campus, so they may not be as available to students as full-timers.

The full-time faculty percentage at University of Evansville is 95%. This is higher than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  95 out of 100

Retention and Graduation Rates at University of Evansville

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate of 84% tells us that most first-year, full-time students like University of Evansville enough to come back for another year. This is a fair bit higher than the national average of 68%. That's certainly something to check off in the good column about the school.

Freshmen Retention Rate  84 out of 100

Graduation Rate

Students are considered to have graduated on time if they finish their studies within four years. At UE the on-time graduation rate of first-time, full-time students is 58%. That is great when compared to the national average of 33.3%

On-Time Graduation Rate  58 out of 100

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Good Overall Diversity at UE

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 2,124 undergraduates at UE with 1,822 being full-time and 302 being part-time.

UE Diversity Score

When calculating the overall diversity score for a school, College Factual does not just look at the percentage of women and racial-ethnic minorities*. Instead, it looks to see how good of a mixture a school has with regard to gender, ethnicity, age, and location of origin.

The overall diversity score for UE is 68.52 out of 100, meaning that is is more diverse than most schools in the country.

Overall Diversity Score  68.52 out of 100
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How Much Does University of Evansville Cost?

The overall average net price of UE is $22,661. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group. See the table below for the net price for different income groups.

Net Price by Income Group for UE

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$15,866 $17,234 $20,250 $25,038 $27,543

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of UE, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

It's not uncommon for college students to take out loans to pay for school. In fact, almost 66% of students nationwide depend at least partially on loans. At UE, approximately 54% of students took out student loans averaging $7,605 a year. That adds up to $30,420 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at UE is 3.3%. This is significantly lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, which is a good sign that you'll be able to pay back your student loans.

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How Much Money Do UE Graduates Make?

The pay for some majors is higher than others, but on average, students who graduate with a bachelor's degree from UE make about $41,800 a year during their first few years of employment after graduation. This is right on par with the average college graduate's salary of $39,802 per year. Also, graduates in your major field may make more.


See which majors at University of Evansville make the most money.

Location of University of Evansville

University of Evansville is a private not-for-profit institution located in Evansville, Indiana. The location of the school is great for students who enjoy the amenities of city life.

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Contact details for UE are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 1800 Lincoln Avenue, Evansville, IN 47722
Phone: 812-488-2000

University of Evansville Majors

During the most recent year for which we have data, students from 63 majors graduated from University of Evansville. Of these students, 516 received undergraduate degrees and 81 graduated with a master's or doctor's degree. The following table lists the most popular undergraduate majors along with the average salary graduates from those majors make.

Most Popular Majors Bachelor’s Degrees Average Salary of Graduates
Health & Physical Education 54 NA
Nursing 28 $54,400
Mechanical Engineering 27 NA
Drama & Theater Arts 26 NA
Finance & Financial Management 26 NA
General Biology 20 NA
Accounting 20 NA
Allied Health Professions 16 NA
Electrical Engineering 15 NA
Marketing 15 NA

Learn more about the majors offered at University of Evansville along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at UE

Online learning is becoming popular at even the oldest colleges and universities in the United States. Not only are online classes great for returning adults with busy schedules, they are also frequented by a growing number of traditional students.

In 2017-2018, 144 students took at least one online class at University of Evansville. This is an increase from the 140 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2017-2018 144 10
2016-2017 140 12
2015-2016 75 0
2014-2015 165 4
2013-2014 38 0

Learn more about online learning at University of Evansville.

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Notes and References


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.


More about our data sources and methodologies.

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