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2014 Quick Stats
208 Edgemont Boulevard

Alamosa, CO 81102

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Phone: (719) 587-7011
2012-2013 Tuition
$6,448
in-state
$17,416
out-of-state
Admissions
Aug. 1
application deadline
63.6%
accepted

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U.S. News Rankings

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RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.
Regional Universities (West)

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Summary

Adams State University is a public institution that was founded in 1921. It has a rural setting and the campus size is 90 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. Adams State University's ranking in the 2014 edition of Best Colleges is Regional Universities (West), Tier 2. Its in-state tuition and fees are $6,448 (2012-13); out-of-state tuition and fees are $17,416 (2012-13).

School mission and unique qualities (as provided by the school): N/A

General Information

School type public
Year founded 1921
Religious affiliation N/A
Academic calendar semester
Setting rural
2012 Endowment N/A

Applying

When applying to Adams State University, it's important to note the application deadline is August 1. The application fee at Adams State University is $25. It is less selective, with an acceptance rate of 63.7 percent.

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Selectivity less selective
Fall 2012 acceptance rate 63.7% 4
Application deadline August 1
SAT/ACT scores must be received by N/A

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Academic Life

The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 54 percent.

Class sizes N/A
Student-faculty ratio N/A 4
4-year graduation rate N/A
Five most popular majors for 2012 graduates
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Student Life

Adams State University is part of the NCAA II athletic conference.

Total enrollment N/A
Student gender distribution N/A
Undergraduate men who are members of a fraternity N/A
Undergraduate women who are members of a sorority N/A
Collegiate athletic association NCAA II

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Campus Info & Services

Adams State University offers a number of student services including nonremedial tutoring, placement service, day care, and health insurance. Adams State University also offers campus safety and security services like late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, and controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc). Alcohol is not permitted for students of legal age at Adams State University.

Students who have cars on campus N/A
Health insurance offered Yes

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In-state tuition and fees $6,448 (2012-13)
Out-of-state tuition and fees $17,416 (2012-13)
Room and board N/A
Financial aid statistics N/A

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* Overview details based on 2012 data


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