Mayville State University

330 3rd St NE, Mayville, United States
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Overview of Mayville State University

About this school

Mayville State is a public, multipurpose university. Founded in 1889, it gained university status in 1987. Its 60-acre campus has 16 buildings connected by a system of corridors. The university is located in Mayville, 55 miles north of Fargo.
  • Institution Type


    Public

  • Undergraduate Students


    • Undergraduate Students:1,056
    • Men:468 (44.3%)
    • Women:588 (55.7%)

Location

Admission Information

Freshman Admission Requirements

Difficulty of Admission


Admission to Mayville State University is noncompetitive: virtually all applicants accepted regardless of high school rank or test scores.

High School Preparation


  • High School Graduation:

    High school diploma required and GED is accepted

  • High School Program:

    College preparatory program is required

Required Or Recomended High School Units


SubjectRequired UnitsRecommended Units
English
4
-
Mathematics
3
-
Science
3
-
Foreign Language
-
2
Social Studies
3
-
History
-
-
Academic Electives
-
-

Examinations Required


ExamRequiredScores Due Date
SAT or ACT
Required
October 1
SAT Only
-
-
ACT Only
-
-
SAT and SAT Subject Tests, or ACT
-
-
SAT Subject Tests Only
-
-
Essay/TestStatusScores Due Date
SAT Essay Component Policy
Not reported
ACT Writing Test Policy
Accepted with or without writing component
Use of SAT/ACT Essay
SAT: No policy as of now ACT: No policy as of now

Admission Details

Admissions Office


Address
330 3rd Street, NE
City, State, Zip
Mayville, ND  58257-1299
Phone
(701) 788-4667
Fax
(701) 786-4748
Email

Application Dates And Fees


Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling
Application Fee
$35
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
Rolling, notification begins January 1
Accept Offer Of Admission
Not reported
Waiting List Used
No
Defer Admission
Student can defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted

Early Admission


Early Decision Offered
No
Early Decision Deadline
-
Early Decision Notification
-
Early Action Offered
No
Early Action Deadline
-
Early Action Notification
-

Application Form


Common Application
Not accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application

Other Application Requirements


Interview
Not Required
Essay Or Personal Statement
-
Letters Of Recommendation
-
Other
-
Financial Need
Financial need is not a consideration in the admissions process

Selection of Students

Factors involed in acceptance process.
4 star = most important, 1 star = least important.

FactorImportance
Rigor of Secondary School Record
Academic GPA
Standardized Tests
Class Rank
Recommendations
Essay
Interview
Level of Applicant's Interest
Extracurricular Activities
Volunteer Work
Particular|Talent/Ability
Character/Personal Qualities
First Generation to Attend College
State Residency
Geographic Residence
Relation with Alumnus
Religious Affiliation/ Commitment
Ethnicity
Work Experience

Profile of Fall Admission

Overall Admission Rate


Overall Admission Rate
57% of 413 applicants were admitted
Women
63% of 153 applicants were admitted
Men
54% of 260 applicants were admitted

Students Enrolled


Students Enrolled
191 (81%) of 236 admitted students enrolled
Women
79 (82%) of 96 admitted students enrolled
Men
112 (80%) of 140 admitted students enrolled

Grade Point Average of Enrolled First-Year Students


Average GPA
2.99
375 And Above
15%
3.50 - 3.74
13%
3.25 - 3.49
14%
3.00 - 3.24
16%
2.50 - 2.99
26%
2.00 - 2.49
16%

SAT Score of Enrolled First-Year Students


Sat Math
Not reported
• Score 700 - 800
Not reported
• Score 600 - 700
Not reported
• Score 500 - 600
Not reported
• Score 400 - 500
Not reported
• Score 300 - 400
Not reported
• Score 200 - 300
Not reported
Sat Critical Reading
Not reported
• Score 700 - 800
Not reported
• Score 600 - 700
Not reported
• Score 500 - 600
Not reported
• Score 400 - 500
Not reported
• Score 300 - 400
Not reported
• Score 200 - 300
Not reported

ACT Scores of Enrolled First-Year Students


Act Composite
20 average |17-22 range of middle 50%
• Score 30 - 36
0%
• Score 24 - 29
17%
• Score 18 - 23
52%
• Score 12 - 17
31%
• Score 6 - 11
0%
• Score 5 Or Below
0%

Tuition & Financial Aid

Tuition & Expenses

Cost of Attendance


  • Books & Supplies: - In-state: $7,658|Out-of-state: $10,285
  • Room & Board: - $6,652 (74.89304210763342%)
  • Other Expences: - $1,000 (11.258725512272012%)
  • Tuition & Fees: - $1,230 (13.848232380094574%)
Books & Supplies
Room & Board
Other Expences
Tuition & Fees

Payment Plans


Mayville State University accepts installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid

Financial Aid Office


Email
-
Website
Net Price Calculator Url

Application Process


Application Deadline
Priority deadline February 15
Award Notification Date
On a rolling basis beginning May 1
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology

Forms Required


Forms RequiredFiling Cost
FAFSA| Code is 002993
Free

Profile of 2017-18 Financial Aid

First-Year Student


Financial Aid Applicants
116 (87.2%) of freshmen
Found To Have Financial Need
89 (76.7%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
85 (95.5%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
31 (36.5%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
69%
Average Award
$10,027
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 82 (96.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,194
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 56 (65.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,885
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 10 (11.8%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
23 (17.3%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $2,098

All Undergraduates


Financial Aid Applicants
516 (84.7%) of undergraduates
Found To Have Financial Need
399 (77.3%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
391 (98.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
128 (32.7%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
75%
Average Award
$10,839
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 368 (94.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,072
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 319 (81.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,938
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 22 (5.6%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
94 (15.4%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $1,388

Borrowing


2016 Graduates with Loans
95%
Average Indebtedness Of 2016 Graduates
$30,653
Parents Borrowing Plus Loans
-
Parents Of Students Receiving Aid
Not reported
Parents Of Students Not Receiving Aid
Not reported

Financial Aid Programs

Scholarchips And Grants


Need Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non Need Based Available
None

Non-Need Awards


Academic Interest/Achievement
Biological Sciences, Business, Communication, Computer Science, Education, English, Health Fields, Library Science, Mathematics, Physical Sciences, Premedicine, Social Sciences
Creative Arts/Performance
Music, Theater/Drama
Special Achievements/Activities
Not reported
Special Characteristics
Children of Faculty/Staff, International Students, Local/State Students, Members of Minorities, Out-of-State Students, Veterans' Children

Employment


Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
Not reported

Academics & Instruction

Academics Overview

Academic Calendar System


Semester

Summer Session


Offered

Graduation Requirements

General Education/Core Cirriculum


Required

Computer


Required

Foreign Language


Not required

Math/Science


Required for all students

Faculty & Instruction

Full-Time Faculty


46

Part-Time Faculty


35

Full-Time Faculty With Ph.D./Terminal Degree


21%

Regular Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 43% of classes
  • 10-19 students: - 34% of classes
  • 20-29 students: - 14% of classes
  • 30-39 students: - 6% of classes
  • 40-49 students: - 1% of classes
  • 50-99 students: - 2% of classes
% of Classes
2-9
10-19
20-29
30-39
40-49
50-99
# of Students

Discussion Section/Lab Class Size


  • Not reported

Advanced Placement

International Baccalaureate


Accepted

Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations


Accepted for placement and credit

Sophomore Standing


Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources

Libraries


Library Available On Campus
Yes
Holdings
-

Computing


Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available On Campus
Not Reported
Internet E Mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services

Remedial Instruction


Offered

Tutoring


Available

Services for Students Requiring Accommodations


Available

Services for Students with Accessibility Needs


Mayville State University provides hearing impaired services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Undergraduate Retention & Graduation

Returning First-Year Students


54.0%

Students Graduating Within 4 Years


19.1%

Students Graduating Within 5 Years


34.8%

Students Graduating Within 6 Years


42.0%

Programs & Majors

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Majors (32)


  • Biology Teacher Education
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other
  • Chemistry Teacher Education
  • Chemistry, General
  • Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
  • Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Other
  • Computer and Information Sciences, General
  • Early Childhood Education and Teaching
  • Education, General
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • English/Language Arts Teacher Education
  • General Studies
  • Geography Teacher Education
  • Health Teacher Education
  • Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General
  • Health and Physical Education/Fitness, Other
  • History Teacher Education
  • Mathematics Teacher Education
  • Mathematics, General
  • Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
  • Pre-Dentistry Studies
  • Pre-Law Studies
  • Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies
  • Pre-Pharmacy Studies
  • Pre-Veterinary Studies
  • Psychology, Other
  • Social Science Teacher Education
  • Social Sciences, General
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric

Most Popular Disciplines


Not offered

Professional Degree Programs


Some online degree programs

Special Programs


Accelerated program, Cooperative work study program, Student-designed major, Distance learning, Double major, Internships, Summer session

Study Abroad


Education, Business/marketing, Liberal arts/general studies

Online Degrees


None

Graduate and Professional Education

Master's Degrees Offered


Not reported

Campus Life

Location & Geography

Population


1,858

Nearest Metropolitan Area


60 acres

Environment


Rural community

Campus Size


Weather


Temperature
-3.6 average low in January, 77.4 average high in September
Rain
96 rainy days per year

Available Transportation


Nearest Airport
42 mile(s) from campus in Grand Forks
Nearest Bus Station
16 mile(s) from campus in Hillsboro
Nearest Train Station
42 mile(s) from campus in Grand Forks

Housing

College Housing


College offers housing to students

Types of Housing


Men only housing, women only housing, coed housing

Students of College Housing


41% of all students

Housing Restrictions


Freshmen and sophomores are required to live on campus

Freshman Housing Guarantee


Freshmen are guaranteed housing

Students Living Off Campus/Commuting


57%

Security

24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices


Not available

24-Hour Security Patrols


Not available

Late-Night Transport/Escort Services


Not available

Electronically Operated Housing Entrances


Available

Personal Support Services

Health Service


Offered

Personal Counseling


Offered

Child Care


Offered

Sports & Recreation

School Athletics


Athletic Conferences
National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics
Mascot
Comets
School Colors
Royal blue and white

Intercollegiate Athletics (Women)


FactorOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Football
Softball
Volleyball

Intercollegiate Athletics (Men)


SportOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Football
Softball
Volleyball

Recreational Sports


Intramural Sports
basketball, bowling, football, golf, ice hockey, racquetball, soccer, softball, table tennis, tennis, track and field, volleyball

Student Activities

Activities And Organizations


Mayville State University offers choral groups, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, student activities council, student education association, health and physical education club, campus crusade, student ambassadors

Sororities


Fraternities


ROTC


Army ROTC is offered off campus, Air Force ROTC offered off campus

Student Body

Co-educational


Yes

Number of Full-Time Undergraduates


635

Undergraduates


All Undergraduates
1,056
Women
588
Men
468

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.


  • 1.9% American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 0.2% Asian
  • 6.8% Black/African-American
  • 5.0% Hispanic/Latino
  • 3.1% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
  • 0.5% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
  • 82.0% White
  • 0.6% Unknown

International Students


2.7% from 6 countries

Average Age


Number of Graduate Students


25

Student Resources

Study resources