Resources › For Students and Parents University of Evansville Admissions SAT Scores, Acceptance Rate, Financial Aid, Graduation Rate & More Share Flipboard Email Print University of Evansville. Avontbone / Wikimedia Commons For Students and Parents College Admissions College Profiles College Admissions Process College Rankings Choosing A College Application Tips Essay Samples & Tips Testing Graphs College Financial Aid Extracurricular Activities Advanced Placement Homework Help Private School Test Prep College Life Graduate School Business School Law School Distance Learning View More By Allen Grove College Admissions Expert Ph.D., English, University of Pennsylvania M.A., English, University of Pennsylvania B.S., Materials Science & Engineering and Literature, MIT Dr. Allen Grove is an Alfred University English professor and a college admissions expert with 20 years of experience helping students transition to college. our editorial process Facebook Facebook Twitter Twitter Allen Grove Updated July 31, 2017 University of Evansville Description: The University of Evansville is a small, private, comprehensive university affiliated with the Methodist Church. The 70-acre campus is located in Evansville, the third largest city in Indiana. Students come from roughly 40 states and 50 countries, and the university prides itself on the strength of its international efforts. Students at the University of Evansville receive lots of personal attention -- the school has a 13 to 1 student / faculty ratio and an average class size o 18. Professional programs such as business, education, exercise science and nursing are popular among undergraduates. In athletics, the UE Purple Aces compete in the NCAA Division I Missouri Valley Conference. The Purple Aces made our list of the 20 strangest Division I team names. Admissions Data (2016): University of Evansville Acceptance Rate: 71%GPA, SAT and ACT Graph for UE AdmissionsTest Scores -- 25th / 75th PercentileSAT Critical Reading: 490 / 600SAT Math: 500 / 620SAT Writing: - / -What these SAT numbers meanMissouri Valley Conference SAT comparisonTop Indiana college SAT comparisonACT Composite: 23 / 29ACT English: 22 / 30ACT Math: 22 / 28What these ACT numbers meanMissouri Valley Conference ACT comparisonTop Indiana college ACT comparison Enrollment (2016): Total Enrollment: 2,414 (2,248 undergraduates)Gender Breakdown: 45% Male / 55% Female93% Full-time Costs (2016 - 17): Tuition and Fees: $33,966Books: $1,200 (why so much?)Room and Board: $11,690Other Expenses: $2,114Total Cost: $48,970 University of Evansville Financial Aid (2015 - 16): Percentage of New Students Receiving Aid: 93%Percentage of New Students Receiving Types of AidGrants: 92%Loans: 62%Average Amount of AidGrants: $24,256Loans: $6,480 Academic Programs: Most Popular Majors: Business Administration, Accounting, Elementary Education, Exercise Science, Marketing, Mechanical Engineering, Nursing, Psychology, Theatre Transfer, Graduation and Retention Rates: First Year Student Retention (full-time students): 89%4-Year Graduation Rate: 58%6-Year Graduation Rate: 69% Intercollegiate Athletic Programs: Men's Sports: Soccer, Golf, Basketball, Baseball, Track and Field, Cross Country, SwimmingWomen's Sports: Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Track and Field, Volleyball, Tennis, Golf Data Source: National Center for Educational Statistics If You Like the University of Evansville, You May Also Like These Schools: Butler University: Profile | GPA-SAT-ACT GraphPurdue University: Profile | GPA-SAT-ACT GraphHanover College: Profile | GPA-SAT-ACT GraphBall State University: Profile | GPA-SAT-ACT GraphValparaiso University: Profile | GPA-SAT-ACT GraphBellarmine University: Profile | GPA-SAT-ACT GraphDePauw University: Profile | GPA-SAT-ACT GraphUniversity of Louisville: Profile | GPA-SAT-ACT GraphBelmont University: Profile | GPA-SAT-ACT GraphBradley University: Profile | GPA-SAT-ACT GraphNorthwestern University: Profile | GPA-SAT-ACT GraphIndiana State University: Profile | GPA-SAT-ACT Graph University of Evansville Mission Statement: complete mission statement can be found at http://www.evansville.edu/aboutue/mission.cfm "The University of Evansville is dedicated to active learning and scholarship. We are committed to the liberal arts and sciences as a basis for intellectual and personal growth. The University endeavors to prepare women and men for lives of personal and professional service and leadership. The University is aware of the challenges of living in an international community and therefore adopts a global view in its programs and its vision..."