1501 Morningside AvenueSioux City, IA 51106-1751 712-274-5511
http://www.morningside.edu mscadm@morningside.edu
About Morningside College
  • Year of Foundation 1894
  • Size of Campus 68 acres
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation United Methodist
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 1,149
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 54%, 46%, 32%
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $21,116
  • Room and Board $6,729
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee 25
  • Enrollment No. 1,,180
For nearly 120 years, Morningside College has provided students with the highest quality education possible. Morningside has been designated one of the Midwest's "Best Regional Colleges" in the U.S. News & World Report's college rankings since 2005 and has been designated a "Best Midwestern College" by The Princeton Review since 2003. Morningside was one of 10 small, four-year colleges in the United States named to the honor roll for The Chronicle of Higher Education's 2009 Great Colleges to Work For program.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Other on-campus organizations 0%
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Delta Sigma, Alpha Lambda Delta, Alpha Mu Gamma, Alpha Psi Omega, Beta Beta Beta, Kappa Delta Pi, Kappa Mu Epsilon, Mu Phi Epsilon, Omicron Delta Kappa, Phi Beta Lambda, Phi Eta Sigma, Phi Mu Alpha, Psi Chi, Sigma Pi Sigma, Sigma Tau Delta
  • Number of frats 2
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited, smoking prohibited
  • Number of sororities 1
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Homecoming, International Banquet, Honors Assembly, Matriculation Ceremony
  • Setting Suburban
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) International Club, Crossed By Colors, Spanish Club
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 3%
  • Number of students in fraternities 2
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Percent students who are frat members 7%
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Bible Studies, Christ in Action, MIME Ministries, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Worship, Mission Trips
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Sioux City, IA (3), Omaha, NE (90)
  • Distance to nearest train N/A
  • Distance to nearest bus Sioux City, IA (1)
Student Housing
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 40%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 85%
  • Number of students using college housing 66%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 6%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 8%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined 0%
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (90%), apartments for married students (1%), apartment for single students (8%), special housing for disabled students (1%)
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 5
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 1%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
Campus Services
  • Number Of Subscriptions 450
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Computer Courses No
  • Library Facilities Yes
  • Number Of Microforms 51
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 726
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number of e-books 270
  • 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
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 0
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 104,424
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 1,000
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 0
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service, health insurance
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 5,656
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 0
  • Campus Safety late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, student patrols, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, academic, older student, psychological, birth control, religious
  • Museums N/A
Student Employment and Career
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 25%
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Student Employment Federal Work Study Program Available
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (University of South Dakota)
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 97%
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Wells Fargo Financial, Sioux City School District, Mercy Medical Center, Security National Bank, Morningside College, Best Buy, Walgreens
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 1,400
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities City