University of Montevallo

75 College Dr, Montevallo, United States
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Overview of University of Montevallo

About this school

The University of Montevallo, founded in 1896, is a public, liberal arts institution. Its 160-acre campus is located in Montevallo, 30 miles south of Birmingham.
  • Institution Type


    Public

  • Undergraduate Students


    • Undergraduate Students:2,346
    • Men:764 (32.6%)
    • Women:1,582 (67.4%)

Location

Admission Information

Freshman Admission Requirements

Difficulty of Admission


Admission to University of Montevallo is moderately difficult: more than 75% of freshmen were in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT I or over 18 on the ACT; about 85% or fewer of all applicants accepted.

High School Preparation


  • High School Graduation:

    High school diploma required and GED is accepted

  • High School Program:

    College preparatory program is recommended

Required Or Recomended High School Units


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

Examinations Required


ExamRequiredScores Due Date
SAT or ACT
Required
August 15
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
Station 6001
City, State, Zip
Montevallo, AL  35115
Phone
(205) 665-6030
Fax
-
Email

Application Dates And Fees


Regular Admission Deadline
August 15
Application Fee
$30
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
September 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
-

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
67% of 1,868 applicants were admitted
Women
67% of 1,253 applicants were admitted
Men
65% of 615 applicants were admitted

Students Enrolled


Students Enrolled
696 (56%) of 1,245 admitted students enrolled
Women
430 (51%) of 844 admitted students enrolled
Men
266 (66%) of 401 admitted students enrolled

Grade Point Average of Enrolled First-Year Students


Average GPA
3.44
375 And Above
29%
3.50 - 3.74
22%
3.25 - 3.49
14%
3.00 - 3.24
15%
2.50 - 2.99
17%
2.00 - 2.49
3%

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
23 average |20-26 range of middle 50%
• Score 30 - 36
10%
• Score 24 - 29
38%
• Score 18 - 23
50%
• Score 12 - 17
2%
• Score 6 - 11
0%
• Score 5 Or Below
0%

Tuition & Financial Aid

Tuition & Expenses

Cost of Attendance


  • Books & Supplies: - In-state: $12,400|Out-of-state: $25,030
  • Room & Board: - $7,512 (64.13934426229508%)
  • Other Expences: - $1,020 (8.709016393442623%)
  • Tuition & Fees: - $3,180 (27.151639344262296%)
Books & Supplies
Room & Board
Other Expences
Tuition & Fees

Payment Plans


University of Montevallo accepts installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid

Financial Aid Office


Email
-
Website
Net Price Calculator Url

Application Process


Application Deadline
Priority deadline March 1
Award Notification Date
On a rolling basis beginning December 1
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology

Forms Required


Forms RequiredFiling Cost
FAFSA| Code is 001004
Free

Profile of 2017-18 Financial Aid

First-Year Student


Financial Aid Applicants
397 (82.4%) of freshmen
Found To Have Financial Need
330 (83.1%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
330 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
70 (21.2%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
62%
Average Award
$13,266
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 317 (96.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $10,903
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 254 (77.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,201
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 50 (15.2%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
128 (26.6%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $14,172

All Undergraduates


Financial Aid Applicants
1,630 (77.6%) of undergraduates
Found To Have Financial Need
1,422 (87.2%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,412 (99.3%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
253 (17.9%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
57%
Average Award
$12,058
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,280 (90.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $9,413
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,177 (83.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $7,429
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 142 (10.1%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
488 (23.2%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $11,534

Borrowing


2016 Graduates with Loans
66%
Average Indebtedness Of 2016 Graduates
$33,755
Parents Borrowing Plus Loans
-
Parents Of Students Receiving Aid
10.0%
Parents Of Students Not Receiving Aid
1.0%

Financial Aid Programs

Scholarchips And Grants


Need Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non Need Based Available
Academic scholarships, Creative arts/performance scholarships, Special achievements/activities, Special characteristics (minority, religious affiliation, other scholarships)

Non-Need Awards


Academic Interest/Achievement
Biological Sciences, Business, Communication, Education, English, Foreign Languages, Health Fields, Humanities, Mathematics, Physical Sciences, Social Sciences
Creative Arts/Performance
Art/Fine Arts, Cinema/Film/Broadcasting, Creative Writing, Journalism/Publications, Music, Theater/Drama
Special Achievements/Activities
Cheerleading/Drum Major, Hobbies/Interests, Junior Miss, Leadership
Special Characteristics
Children of Faculty/Staff, International Students, Out-of-State Students

Employment


Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$1,828

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


152

Part-Time Faculty


69

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


64%

Regular Class Size


  • Not reported

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
340
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


University of Montevallo provides hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Undergraduate Retention & Graduation

Returning First-Year Students


78.0%

Students Graduating Within 4 Years


Not reported

Students Graduating Within 5 Years


Not reported

Students Graduating Within 6 Years


Not reported

Programs & Majors

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Majors (26)


  • Accounting
  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Audiology/Audiologist
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Chemistry, General
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, General
  • Finance, General
  • Foreign Languages and Literatures, General
  • Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General
  • History, General
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Mathematics, General
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
  • Music, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Radio and Television
  • Rhetoric and Composition
  • Social Sciences, General
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist

Most Popular Disciplines


Offered

Professional Degree Programs


Not reported

Special Programs


Accelerated program, Distance learning, Double major, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session

Study Abroad


Visual and performing arts, Business/marketing, Education, English

Online Degrees


Engineering

Graduate and Professional Education

Master's Degrees Offered


Master of Science, Master of Business Administration, Master of Education, Master of Arts

Master's Programs of Study (10)


  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Clinical Psychology
  • Communication Disorders
  • Counselor Education
  • Education--General
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • Elementary Education
  • English
  • Marriage and Family Therapy
  • Secondary Education

Campus Life

Location & Geography

Population


6,452

Nearest Metropolitan Area


160 acres

Environment


Small town/city

Campus Size


Birmingham

Weather


Temperature
31.3 average low in January, 87.4 average high in September
Rain
117 rainy days per year

Available Transportation


Nearest Airport
45 mile(s) from campus in Birmingham
Nearest Bus Station
6 mile(s) from campus in Calera
Nearest Train Station
40 mile(s) from campus in Birmingham

Housing

College Housing


College offers housing to students

Types of Housing


Men only housing, women only housing, coed housing

Students of College Housing


48% of all students

Housing Restrictions


Freshmen are required to live on campus

Freshman Housing Guarantee


Freshmen are guaranteed housing

Students Living Off Campus/Commuting


52%

Security

24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices


Available

24-Hour Security Patrols


Available

Late-Night Transport/Escort Services


Available

Electronically Operated Housing Entrances


Available

Personal Support Services

Health Service


Offered

Personal Counseling


Offered

Child Care


Not offered

Sports & Recreation

School Athletics


Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division II
Mascot
Falcon
School Colors
Purple and gold

Intercollegiate Athletics (Women)


FactorOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Cross-Country Running
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Track And Field
Volleyball

Intercollegiate Athletics (Men)


SportOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Cross-Country Running
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Track And Field
Volleyball

Recreational Sports


Intramural Sports
basketball, bowling, football, golf, tennis, volleyball

Student Activities

Activities And Organizations


University of Montevallo offers choral groups, drama theatre, student newspaper, television station, national fraternities, national sororities, student government association, university programming council, campus ministries, greek life, environmental club

Sororities


21% of women participate

Fraternities


18% of men participate

ROTC


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

Student Body

Co-educational


Yes

Number of Full-Time Undergraduates


2,101

Undergraduates


All Undergraduates
2,346
Women
1,582
Men
764

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.


  • 0.3% American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 1.0% Asian
  • 16.3% Black/African-American
  • 5.4% Hispanic/Latino
  • 3.4% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
  • 0.0% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
  • 70.1% White
  • 3.5% Unknown

International Students


2.3% from 29 countries

Average Age


20

Number of Graduate Students


371

Student Resources

Study resources