201 Dowman Drive Atlanta, GA 30322 404-727-6036
http://www.emory.edu admiss@emory.edu
About Emory University
  • Year of Foundation 1836
  • Size of Campus 56 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation Methodist
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 6,510
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 55%, 45%, 70%
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $37,500
  • Room and Board $10,896
  • Nonfall Registration Not Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Most selective
  • Application Fee $50
  • Enrollment No. 6,868
Emory University, recognized internationally for its outstanding liberal arts college, superb professional schools and one of the Southeast's leading health care systems, is located on a beautiful, leafy campus in Atlanta, Georgia's historic Druid Hills suburb. Emory maintains an uncommon balance for an institution of its standing: it generates more research funding than any other Georgia university, while maintaining its traditional emphasis on teaching. The university is enriched by the legacy and energy of Atlanta, and by collaboration among its schools, units and centers, as well as with affiliated institutions.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of frat chapter houses 11
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Ahana Dance Show; Alpha Phi Step For Sickle Cell; Carter Town Hall Meeting; Diwali; Dooley's Ball; Imovie Fest; International Cultural Festival;
  • Percent students who are frat members 31%
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Epsilon Delta; Alpha Kappa Delta; Alpha Psi Omega; Archelaus Augustus Drake Award; Brittain Award; Delta Omega; Delta Phi Alpha; Dobro Slovo; Eta Sigma Phi; Lambda Alpha; Lucius Lamar McMullan Award; Mortar Board; Nu Delta Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi
  • Number of students in fraternities 14
  • Number of sororities 11
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Interfaith: Interreligious Council; Baha'i: Baha'i Club; Buddhist: Emory Zen; Christian: Asian Christian Fellowship; Baptist Campus Ministry; Catholic Campus Ministry; Christian Legal Society; Christian Medical & Dental Soc
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 33%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) African, Hispanic, Asian, Native American (AHANA); Arab Cultural Association; Association of Caribbean Educators and Students (ACES); Association of Taiwanese American College and University Students (ATACUS); Black Graduat
  • Setting Suburban
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Number of frats 14
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited
  • Distance to nearest train Atlanta (4)
  • Distance to nearest bus Atlanta (7)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus No
  • Distance to nearest airport Atlanta (16)
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles N/A
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments N/A
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 37
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Number of students using college housing 66%
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms, women's dorms, sorority housing, fraternity housing, apartments for married students, apartment for single students, special housing for disabled students, special housing for international students
Campus Services
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) N/A
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, day care, health service, health insurance
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds N/A
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, student patrols, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library N/A
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in some of the libraries (excluding computer labs), in some classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas
  • Counseling Services career, personal, academic, psychological
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations N/A
  • Museums Michael C. Carlos MuseumThe Museum of the Jimmy Carter Library
  • Number Of Subscriptions 55,411
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network N/A
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Library Facilities General Libraries (comprised of the Woodruff Library, Candler Library, Center for Library and Information Resources, Chemistry Library, Heilbrun Music and Media Library, Math and Science Library, Goizueta Business Library, and Special Collections and Unive
  • Number Of Microforms N/A
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Computer Courses No
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number of e-books N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms N/A
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help N/A
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 3,166,654
Student Employment and Career
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 1,505
  • Student Employment N/A
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Bain & CompanyBear Stearns & Co, Inc.Deloitte and ToucheSunTrust BankSunTrust Robinson HumphreyPricewaterhouseCoopersLehman BrothersWachovia SecuritiesGeneral ElectricHoulihan Lokey Howard & ZukinScientific-Atlanta, Inc.HA&W LLPFed
  • Career placment and training co-op education, on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (Georgia Institute of Technology)
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (Georgia Institute of Technology)
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (Georgia Institute of Technology)
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 28%
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
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