236 W. Reade Avenue Upland, IN 46989-1002 765-998-5134
http://www.taylor.edu admissions@tayloru.edu
About Taylor University
  • Year of Foundation 1846
  • Size of Campus 952 acres
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation Christian interdenominational
  • Degrees Bachelor
  • Calendar Type 4-1-4
  • Undergraduate Population 1,851
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 55% 45% 66%OUS
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $27,200
  • Room and Board $7,218
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition More selective
  • Application Fee $25
  • Enrollment No. 1,938
Funded in 1846, Taylor University is an interdenominational liberal arts university of evangelical faith located in Upland, Indiana. Our students-1,920 traditional undergraduate, 145 graduate and 524 online-study in an intentional Christian community where they are challenged to integrate their faith and learning in an environment of relentless spiritual and intellectual discovery.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of sororities 0
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Inter-Class Council, High School Leadership Conference, National Student Leadership Conference, Vespers, Community Life Board (Men's and Women's Campus Ministries), Integration of Faith and Culture, Campus Life, Teaching En
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities N/A
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) International Student Society, MuKappa, AHANNA (African-American, Hispanic, Asian and Native American), Students for Social Action, Global, Ethnic and Social Issues Representative's Office, Asian Awareness Association
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Number of frats 0
  • Other general policies class attendance mandatory, honor code, hazing prohibited, smoking prohibited, other
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Athletics (football, soccer, basketball, volleyball, baseball, tennis, softball), theatre productions, concerts, film festival, art exhibits, Taylathon, Airband, Nostalgia Night, My Generation Night, Dr. G's Christmas Fandango and Silent Night, Cardboard B
  • Number of students in fraternities 0
  • Percent students who are frat members N/A
  • Number of honor societies Chi Alpha Omega, Alpha Psi Omega, Beta Alpha Epsilon, Chi Alpha Sigma, Kappa Delta Pi, Pi Delta Phi, Sigma Tau Delta
  • Setting Rural
  • Distance to nearest train Waterloo, Indiana (70)
  • Distance to nearest bus Marion, Indiana (16)
  • Public Transportation to the University No
  • Car Permitted On Campus No
  • Distance to nearest airport Fort Wayne (50), Indianapolis (85)
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (22%), women's dorms (34%), men's dorms (37%), apartments for married students (1%), apartment for single students (6%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 77%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 13%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 5%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of students using college housing 91%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 10%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 8
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 8%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
Campus Services
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 8,398
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 1,550
  • Student Computer Availability yes
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 186,441
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 12
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Number of e-books 5,801
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 50
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service, health insurance
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number Of Microforms 10,915
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 0
  • 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)
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, academic, psychological, religious
  • Library Facilities 100%
  • Number Of Subscriptions 634
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 1,500
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Computer Courses Yes
  • Museums Taylor University Archives and Special Collections; Natural History Museum; Randall Environmental Studies Center; University Arboretum; Specialized laboratories (biotic analysis, satelite image retrieval, computer mapping, soil analysis, and plant systemat
Student Employment and Career
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 10%
  • Army ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Student Employment Federal
  • Employed Students after 1 year 68%
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Taylor University, Accenture, Dunn Solutions Group, Rockwell Collins, Edward Jones, Enterprise
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • Employed Students after 2 years 65%
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 700
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Rural