Tiffin University Admissions

ACT Scores, Acceptance Rate, Financial Aid, Tuition, Graduation Rate & More

Tiffin University
Tiffin University. Photo Courtesy of Tiffin University

Tiffin University Description:

Tiffin University is a small, private college located in Tiffin, Ohio, a town about an hour southeast of Toledo. Founded in 1888, the university has a 110-acre campus featuring attractive red brick and sandstone buildings. On the academic front, Tiffin's most popular undergraduate programs are in preprofessional areas such as business, communications, and criminal justice. Academics are supported by an 18 to 1 student / faculty ratio. Outside of the classroom, students can join a number of on-campus clubs and activities, including academic groups, fraternities and sororities, musical groups, and recreational clubs. On the athletic front, the Tiffin University Dragons compete in the NCAA, within the Division II Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC). Popular sports include Football, Track and Field, Soccer, and Tennis.

Admissions Data (2016):

Enrollment (2016):

  • Total Enrollment: 3,350 (2,353 undergraduates)
  • Gender Breakdown: 53% Male / 47% Female
  • 75% Full-time

Costs (2016 - 17):

  • Tuition and Fees: $23,125
  • Books: $2,000 (why so much?)
  • Room and Board: $10,200
  • Other Expenses: $1,500
  • Total Cost: $36,825

Tiffin University Financial Aid (2015 - 16):

  • Percentage of New Students Receiving Aid: 93%
  • Percentage of New Students Receiving Types of Aid
    • Grants: 93%
    • Loans: 83%
  • Average Amount of Aid
    • Grants: $14,110
    • Loans: $8,266

Academic Programs:

  • Most Popular Majors: Accounting, Business Administration, Criminal Justice, Forensic Psychology, Non-Profit Organizational Management

Graduation, Retention and Transfer Rates:

  • First Year Student Retention (full-time students): 64%
  • Transfer Out Rate: 29%
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate: 28%
  • 6-Year Graduation Rate: 45%

Intercollegiate Athletic Programs:

  • Men's Sports: Football, Golf, Baseball, Basketball, Track and Field, Cross Country, Soccer
  • Women's Sports: Soccer, Swimming, Softball, Track and Field, Basketball, Equestrian, Tennis, Volleyball

Data Source:

National Center for Educational Statistics

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Tiffin University Mission Statement:

read the complete mission statement at http://www.tiffin.edu/about/ataglance/mission/

"Educate students by linking knowledge to professional practice."

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