One Macklem Drive Wilmore, KY 40390 859-858-3511
About Asbury College
  • Year of Foundation 1890
  • Size of Campus 400 Acre
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor's, Master's
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 1,229
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 58%,42%, 70%
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $17,660
  • Room and Board $4,494
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition More selective
  • Application Fee $30
  • Enrollment No. 1,167
With a commitment to academic excellence and spiritual vitality, Asbury University encourages more than 1,300 students to study, worship and serve together on a campus located 20 minutes southwest of Lexington in Wilmore, Kentucky. Primarily a four-year, multi-denominational institution, the University has been at the heart of spiritual movements throughout its history. Students come from 44 states and 14 foreign nations, and more than 80 percent of the University’s students live on campus. Classes are taught by experienced scholars, 75 percent of whom hold terminal degrees in their field of study. Asbury University’s 14 academic departments offer more than 40 majors. The University also offers several master's degrees in education, including alternative certification programs, and a master's of social work degree. The University also has an adult degree completion program called Adult Professional Studies (APS) and Online Programs. The University provides many opportunities for student involvement both on and off campus. Internships, exchange programs, missions and community service opportunities are also available and are part of the curriculum in nearly every major. More than 20,000 living alumni of the University surround the globe, leading and serving in all 50 states and at least 80 nations.
Social Life And Activities
  • Other general policies class attendance mandatory, class attendance policies set by individual instructors, dress/hair code, honor code, hazing prohibited, smoking prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus N/A
  • Number of students in fraternities 0
  • Percent students who are frat members N/A
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Psi Omega (Drama), Nu Pi (Spanish), CLIO (History), Pi Kappa Delta (Speech), Psi Chi (Psychology), Sigma Zeta (Science and Mathematics)
  • Setting Suburban
  • Number of sororities 0
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Asbury Ministerial Association, Christian Service Association, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Nazarene Student Fellowship, OMS International, Salvation Army Student Fellowship, and WGM Student Involvement
  • Other on-campus organizations 0%
  • Percent students who are frat sororities N/A
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) International Student Fellowship
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Number of frats 0
  • Distance to nearest train Cincinnati, OH (90)
  • Distance to nearest bus Lexington, KY (25)
  • Public Transportation to the University No
  • Car Permitted On Campus No
  • Distance to nearest airport Lexington, KY (17), Cincinnati, OH or Louisville, KY (90)
Student Housing
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 92%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 19%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of students using college housing 84%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 1%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 13
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 6%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined 0%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Type of housing provided for students women's dorms (48%), men's dorms (37%), apartments for married students (3%), apartment for single students (11%), other housing options (1%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 74%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
Campus Services
  • Museums N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations N/A
  • Number Of Microforms 23,524
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Online Course Registration Available No
  • Number Of Subscriptions 511
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi No
  • Internet Access Yes
  • OS of Wifi Network N/A
  • Number Of Books in Library 146,708
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 34
  • Computer Courses Yes
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help math, writing, study skills
  • Number of e-books N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 196
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service, health insurance
  • Library Facilities Archives and Special Collections, India (Bishop Pickett Collection), Africana (Reid Collection), Early Religious Broadcasting (Philpot Collection), Media Center, Juvenile Collection, Education Curriculum Lab, Christian Ministry Resource Center, Computer cl
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page N/A
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 9,280
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 700
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, military, personal, veteran student, academic, older student, psychological, birth control, religious
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support
Student Employment and Career
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Student Employment Fedral Work Study Program Available
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs N/A
  • 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 N/A
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (University of Kentucky)
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 1,154
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 58%
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (University of Kentucky)
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Rural