How much does Bluffton University cost?

Bluffton University Cost of Attendance
In-state $31,672
Out-of-state $31,672
On-Campus Room and Board $10,484
Off-Campus Room and Board $7,970
Average Annual Cost $25,101
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000
$30,000-$48,000
$48,000-$75,000
$75,000-$110,000
Over $110,000

Bluffton University Financial Aid and Debt

67%

Students paying down their debt

$27,000

Typical Total Student Debt

$279

Typical Monthly Loan Payment

Financial Aid Breakdown for Full-time Incoming Freshman

Aid Type % Receiving Average Amount
Grant or scholarship aid 100% $19,492
Federal Grants 47% $4,144
Pell grants 46% $3,982
Other federal grants 30% $750
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 31% $2,015
Institutional grants or scholarships 100% $15,734
Student loan aid 81% $8,212
Federal student loans 81% $7,102
Other student loans 18% $11,454

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Do an extracurricular activity 261 Up to $1,120
Take a challenging class 288 Up to $3,000
Take a foreign language class 153 Up to $3,000
Have work experience 138 Up to $6,000
Attend a summer program 134 Up to $6,000
Visit a college campus 267 Up to $6,000
Do community service 264 Up to $75
Have perfect attendance for a year 194 Up to $750

*GPA and other eligibility restrictions may apply

Bluffton University Admissions

What is Bluffton University's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 50%
Average GPA
SAT Submissions 10% of applicants
SAT Reading 410-580
SAT Math 430-560
SAT Writing 420-550
ACT Submissions 97% of applicants
Composite Score 19-24

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Bluffton University Campus Life

14:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

Forbes Ranking

44%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

49%

Six-Year Graduation Rate

Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 938
Living on campus
Transfer Students 34%
Under Age 25 26%
Gender Balance
Men
51%
Women
49%

Student Diversity

30%
Diversity Index: Chance you’ll bump into a diverse range of students
White
83.48%
Unknown
6.29%
Black or African American
6.29%
Hispanic or Latino
3.52%
Asian
0.43%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0.00%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0.00%

Bluffton University Graduation Success

67%

First Year Student Retention

44%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

$37,600

Average Salary After Graduation

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About Bluffton University

Address

1 University Drive
Bluffton, OH

Type Private
Profit Status not-for-profit
Category Baccalaureate Colleges
Setting Distant Town
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