1700 S. Main Street Goshen, IN 46526 574-535-7535
http://www.goshen.edu admissions@goshen.edu
About Goshen College
  • Year of Foundation 1894
  • Size of Campus 135 Acre
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation Mennonite
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 922
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 60%, 40%, 49%
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $24,500
  • Room and Board $8,300
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition More selective
  • Application Fee $25
  • Enrollment No. 951
Goshen College will be recognized as an influential leader in liberal arts education focusing on international, intercultural, interdisciplinary, and integrative teaching and learning that offers every student a life-orienting story embedded in Christ centered core values: global citizenship, compassionate peacemaking, servant leadership and passionate learning. Goshen College is a liberal arts college dedicated to the development of informed, articulate, sensitive, responsible Christians. As a ministry of the Mennonite Church, we seek to integrate Christian values with educational, social and professional life. As a community of faith and learning, we strive to foster personal, intellectual, spiritual and social growth in every person. We view education as a moral activity that produces servant-leaders for the church and the world.
Social Life And Activities
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Number of frats 0
  • Setting Rural
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, smoking prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Hour After, Musical and Theatrical Performers
  • Percent students who are frat members N/A
  • Number of honor societies Honors Programs
  • Number of sororities 0
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Worship Teams, Morning Song, Campus Ministries, Catholic Student Association, Pre-Ministry Club (Nebula), Voices in Harmony Gospel Choir
  • Number of students in fraternities 0
  • Other on-campus organizations 5%
  • Percent students who are frat sororities N/A
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) ISC, BSU, LSU
Transportation
  • Distance to nearest airport Chicago (120), South Bend, IN (25)
  • Distance to nearest train Elkhart, IN (15)
  • Distance to nearest bus Elkhart, IN (20)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined 5%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 78%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 29%
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (70%), apartment for single students (10%), other housing options (20%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments N/A
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of students using college housing 68%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 3%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 14%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 21
Campus Services
  • Number Of Books in Library 130,117
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 8
  • Basic Services Provided placement service, day care, health service, health insurance
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help math, writing, study skills
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 2,048
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 30
  • Campus Safety 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, academic, older student, psychological, religious
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Museums Archives of the Mennonite Church
  • Number Of Microforms 177,729
  • Computer Courses No
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in all classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Library Facilities Mennonite Historical Library, Curriculum Library, Hartzler Music Collection, Listening/Viewing Areas, Group Study Room, Library Art Gallery, PC Lab/Wired Classroom,Juvenile Collection,Writing Center
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 20
  • Number Of Subscriptions 937
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 500
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Number of e-books 6,015
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 10
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Internet Access Yes
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
Student Employment and Career
  • Employed Students after 1 year 77%
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interview training
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Goshen Community Schools, Goshen College, Goshen Health Systems, Elkhart Health Systems, Mennonite Central Committee, Mennonite Mutual Aid, Oaklawn, Middlebury Community Schools, Elkhart Community Schools, Greencroft
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Student Employment Fedral Work Study Program Available
  • Army ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads N/A
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