1800 College AvenueQuincy, IL 62301-2699 217-228-5210
http://www.quincy.edu admissions@quincy.edu
About Quincy University
  • Year of Foundation 1860
  • Size of Campus 70 acre
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation Catholic
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 1,075
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 56%, 44%, 27%
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $21,300
  • Room and Board $8,380
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee 25
  • Enrollment No. 1,166
Quincy University, a vibrant community of students, faculty and staff committed to learning, caring and connecting with one another and the larger world. As a contemporary liberal arts university, our highly respected academic programs include a range of internships to help prepare you to succeed in your chosen career. QU also offers many opportunities such as campus activities, spiritual retreats, service trips and study abroad, in addition to our award winning athletic programs. Whatever your interest and whatever your degree program—undergraduate, graduate, or non-traditional we encourage you to visit our campus. We’re confident you will “feel the connection” here, and we invite you like our 13,000 alumni to become part of the QU family.
Social Life And Activities
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 11%
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Campus Crusade for Christ, Campus Ministry Council, Heart of the Matter, Needs of Our World, Respect Life, Knights of Columbus, Soup and Scripture, Theology On Tap, Pax Christi, Peer Ministry
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Hawk's Nest Coffeehouse Series; Hawk Wild Weekend; Campus Pride Day; Hawks in the House; Parent's Weekend; Homecoming; Siblings Weekend; comedian series; novelty/live performing arts series; lecture series; Community Caring Day; Spring Break service trips;
  • Setting Urban
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Black Student Association; Intercultural Exchange; Amnesty International
  • Number of frats 1
  • Number of students in fraternities 1
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Number of sororities 2
  • Number of frat chapter houses 1
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Number of honor societies Phi Eta Sigma; Phi Alpha Theta; Psi Chi; Sigma Tau Delta; Kappa Delta Pi; Phi Sigma Sigma
  • Percent students who are frat members 4%
  • Other general policies class attendance mandatory, class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited
Transportation
  • Distance to nearest bus Quincy, IL (3)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport St. Louis, MO (120), Quincy, IL (10)
  • Distance to nearest train Quincy, IL (3)
Student Housing
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles N/A
  • Number of students using college housing 62%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university N/A
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (27%), women's dorms (32%), men's dorms (23%), sorority housing (2%), fraternity housing (1%), apartment for single students (3%), other housing options (12%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles N/A
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 40%
  • 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 N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
Campus Services
  • Library Facilities Rare book Collection of 4,000 volumes, including books from the fifteenth century;Instructional Materials Center of print and nonprint materials to support the teacher education program; special collections and music library.
  • Online Course Registration Available No
  • Number Of Books in Library 388,016
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Museums National Public Radio station
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Number Of Subscriptions 524
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support N/A
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service, health insurance
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library N/A
  • Computer Courses No
  • Number Of Microforms 199,425
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network N/A
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help writing, study skills
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms N/A
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 7,359
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, academic, older student, religious
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) N/A
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of e-books 0
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page No
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations N/A
  • Internet Access Yes
Student Employment and Career
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 95%
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 1,000
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Army ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 17%
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Harris Corporation; Archer Daniel Midland; Gardner Denver; Illinois State Police; Montsanto;
  • Student Employment Federal Work Study Program Available
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
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