PO Box 14021600 E. Euclid, McPherson, KS 67460 620-241-0731
http://www.mcpherson.edu admiss@mcpherson.edu
About McPherson College
  • Year of Foundation 1887
  • Size of Campus 23 acres
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation Church of the Brethren
  • Degrees Bachelor
  • Calendar Type 4-1-4
  • Undergraduate Population 484
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 43%, 57%, 5%
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State 17,900
  • Room and Board $6,910
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee 25
  • Enrollment No. 573
McPherson College offers an energized academic community, a multitude of opportunities to connect and a place to come together to face the challenges of the world ahead. We are a liberal arts community producing leaders, creative thinkers and entrepreneurs of the future. Through service, internships, international travel, interdisciplinary studies and athletics, our students experience a unique educational setting unlike any other. Regardless of major, our students explore – they step outside their own experiences and cultures to prepare for the ever-changing world in which they will live and work. Visit McPherson College and experience all that we have to offer.
Social Life And Activities
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Number of sororities 0
  • Percent students who are frat members 0%
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 0%
  • Other general policies class attendance mandatory, smoking prohibited
  • Number of frats 0
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus N/A
  • Setting Rural
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Minority Student Forum
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Fellowship of Christian Athletes
  • Number of students in fraternities 0
  • Number of honor societies N/A
  • Other on-campus organizations 0%
  • Distance to nearest airport Wichita, KS (50), Kansas City, MO (200)
  • Distance to nearest train Newton, KS (30)
  • Distance to nearest bus Wichita, KS (50)
  • Public Transportation to the University No
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
Student Housing
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of students using college housing 72%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (44%), women's dorms (7%), men's dorms (49%), special housing for disabled students (0%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 0%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 6%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 4
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined 0%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 94%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 0%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 0%
Campus Services
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, academic, religious
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network N/A
  • Museums N/A
  • Number Of Subscriptions 4,056
  • Online Course Registration Available No
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi N/A
  • Library Facilities N/A
  • OS of Wifi Network N/A
  • Number Of Microforms 60,561
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations N/A
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Library On Campus N/A
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Number of e-books 345
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) N/A
  • Computer Courses No
  • Internet Access N/A
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page No
  • Number Of Books in Library 89,946
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library N/A
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, other
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support N/A
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 4,465
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms N/A
  • Campus Safety lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
Student Employment and Career
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 24%
  • Career placment and training internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Student Employment Federal Work Study Program Available
  • Army ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs N/A
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 1,000
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Village