Stillman College

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PO Box 1430, 3600 Stillman Boulevard

Tuscaloosa, AL 35403

Phone: (205) 349-4240
2013-2014 Tuition
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National Liberal Arts Colleges

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Stillman College is a private institution that was founded in 1876. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,019, its setting is urban, and the campus size is 105 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. Stillman College's ranking in the 2014 edition of Best Colleges is National Liberal Arts Colleges, Tier 2. Its tuition and fees are $14,910 (2013-14).

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

Stillman College is a liberal arts institution, committed to fostering academic excellence and providing high-quality educational opportunities for diverse populations with disparate levels of academic preparation. Primarily a teaching institution, Stillman has a proud and evolving tradition of preparing students for leadership, scholarship and service in society.

General Information

School type private, coed college
Year founded 1876
Religious affiliation Presbyterian Church (USA)
Academic calendar semester
Setting city
2012 Endowment $17,879,444


When applying to Stillman College, it's important to note the application deadline is rolling, and the early decision deadline is July 2. Scores for either the ACT or SAT test are due August 2. The application fee at Stillman College is $15. It is less selective, with an acceptance rate of 41 percent.

For more information about the tests, essays, interviews, and admissions process, visit the Applying to College knowledge center.

Selectivity less selective
Fall 2012 acceptance rate 41.0%
Application deadline rolling
SAT/ACT scores must be received by August 2

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Academic Life

The student-faculty ratio at Stillman College is 16:1, and the school has 65.3 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at Stillman College include: Biology/Biological Sciences, General; Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other; Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse; Psychology, General; and General Studies. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 58.3 percent.

Class sizes
Class sizes
Student-faculty ratio 16:1
4-year graduation rate 15%
Five most popular majors for 2012 graduates
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 18%
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other 16%
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 14%
Psychology, General 12%
General Studies 9%

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Student Life

Stillman College has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,019, with a gender distribution of 51.9 percent male students and 48.1 percent female students. At this school, 63 percent of the students live in college-owned, -operated, or -affiliated housing and 37 percent of students live off campus. Stillman College is part of the NCAA II athletic conference.

Total enrollment 1,019
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 NCAA II

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Campus Info & Services

Stillman College offers a number of student services including nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service, and health insurance. Stillman College also offers campus safety and security services like 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, lighted pathways/sidewalks, and controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc). Of the students at Stillman College, 50 percent have cars on campus. Alcohol is not permitted for students of legal age at Stillman College.

Students who have cars on campus 50%
Health insurance offered Yes

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Paying for School

At Stillman College, 94 percent of full-time undergraduates receive some kind of need-based financial aid and the average need-based scholarship or grant award is $6,000.

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 $14,910 (2013-14)
Room and board $7,056 (2013-14)
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* Overview details based on 2012 data

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