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Alice Lloyd College is a private institution that was founded in 1923. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 608, its setting is rural, and the campus size is 175 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. Alice Lloyd College's ranking in the 2014 edition of Best Colleges is Regional Colleges (South), 40. Its tuition and fees are $10,620 (2013-14).
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Alice Lloyd journeyed from Boston to Kentucky in 1915, seeking a milder climate in which to recover from her failing health. In the Appalachian Mountains, she found that education became her life's work. She truly believed that these hills and hollows held the leaders of tomorrow. Thus, Alice Lloyd College (ALC) was born.
|School type||private, coed college|
When applying to Alice Lloyd College, it's important to note the application deadline is July 1. Scores for either the ACT or SAT test are due August 1. It is selective, with an acceptance rate of 10.2 percent.
For more information about the tests, essays, interviews, and admissions process, visit the Applying to College knowledge center.
|Fall 2012 acceptance rate||10.2%|
|Application deadline||July 1|
|SAT/ACT scores must be received by||August 1|
The student-faculty ratio at Alice Lloyd College is 18:1, and the school has 48.5 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at Alice Lloyd College include: Biological and Biomedical Sciences; Education; Social Sciences; Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services; and English Language and Literature/Letters. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 58 percent.
|4-year graduation rate||23%|
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Alice Lloyd College has a total undergraduate enrollment of 608, with a gender distribution of 47.4 percent male students and 52.6 percent female students. At this school, 82.7 percent of the students live in college-owned, -operated, or -affiliated housing and 17.3 percent of students live off campus. Alice Lloyd College is part of the NAIA athletic conference.
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|Collegiate athletic association||NAIA|
Campus Info & Services
Alice Lloyd College offers a number of student services including nonremedial tutoring, placement service, day care, and health service. Alice Lloyd College also offers campus safety and security services like 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, lighted pathways/sidewalks, and controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc). Of the students at Alice Lloyd College, 85 percent have cars on campus. Alcohol is not permitted for students of legal age at Alice Lloyd College.
|Students who have cars on campus||85%|
|Health insurance offered||No|
Paying for School
At Alice Lloyd College, 92.9 percent of full-time undergraduates receive some kind of need-based financial aid and the average need-based scholarship or grant award is $8,330.
Paying for college doesn't have to be difficult or devastating. Go to the Paying for College knowledge center to get advice on raising cash and reducing costs.
|Tuition and fees||$10,620 (2013-14)|
|Room and board||$5,390 (2013-14)|
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* Overview details based on 2012 data