Evangel University

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1111 N. Glenstone

Springfield, MO 65802

Phone: (417) 865-2811
2013-2014 Tuition
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U.S. News Rankings

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U.S. News rank Category Name
#51 Overall Score: 50 out of 100. Regional Colleges (Midwest)

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Evangel University is a private institution that was founded in 1955. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,879, its setting is urban, and the campus size is 80 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. Evangel University's ranking in the 2014 edition of Best Colleges is Regional Colleges (Midwest), 51. Its tuition and fees are $19,920 (2013-14).

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

Evangel University provides opportunities for Assemblies of God and other Christian individuals to develop academically and intellectually in an accredited Christian liberal arts educational program; and to inspire these individuals in a Pentecostal environment to develop spiritually, emotionally, and culturally in order to serve God and their fellow man in their chosen careers.

General Information

School type private, coed college
Year founded 1955
Religious affiliation Assemblies of God
Academic calendar semester
Setting city
2012 Endowment N/A


When applying to Evangel University, it's important to note the application deadline is rolling. The application fee at Evangel University is $25. It is selective, with an acceptance rate of 66.6 percent.

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Selectivity selective
Fall 2012 acceptance rate 66.6%
Application deadline rolling
SAT/ACT scores must be received by N/A

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Academic Life

Evangel University has 64.9 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at Evangel University include: Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services; Education; Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs; Public Administration and Social Service Professions; and Visual and Performing Arts. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 72 percent.

Class sizes
Class sizes
Student-faculty ratio N/A
4-year graduation rate N/A
Five most popular majors for 2012 graduates
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 23%
Education 13%
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 10%
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 9%
Visual and Performing Arts 9%

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Student Life

Evangel University has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,879, with a gender distribution of 43.4 percent male students and 56.6 percent female students. At this school, 68 percent of the students live in college-owned, -operated, or -affiliated housing and 32 percent of students live off campus. Evangel University is part of the NAIA athletic conference.

Total enrollment 2,079
Student gender distribution
Student gender distribution
Undergraduate men who are members of a fraternity N/A
Undergraduate women who are members of a sorority N/A
Collegiate athletic association NAIA

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Campus Info & Services

Evangel University offers a number of student services including nonremedial tutoring, placement service, and health service. Evangel University also offers campus safety and security services like 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, student patrols, and controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc). Of the students at Evangel University, 79 percent have cars on campus. Alcohol is not permitted for students of legal age at Evangel University.

Students who have cars on campus 79%
Health insurance offered No

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Paying for School

At Evangel University, 85.2 percent of full-time undergraduates receive some kind of need-based financial aid and the average need-based scholarship or grant award is $9,587.

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Tuition and fees $19,920 (2013-14)
Room and board $6,910 (2013-14)
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* Overview details based on 2012 data

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