Emory University

1,369 reviews
  1. Atlanta, GA
  2. 4 Year
A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    A+
  2. Value
    A
  3. Diversity
    A+
  4. Campus
    A
  5. Athletics
    C+
  6. Party Scene
    A
  7. Professors
    A+
  8. Location
    A-
  9. Dorms
    A
  10. Campus Food
    B+
  11. Student Life
    A+
  12. Safety
    B-
Emory University is ...
Private not-for-profit, Methodist
Athletic Division
NCAA Division III (without football)
Athletic Conference
University Athletic Association
Address
408 Administration Building, 201 Dowman Drive
Atlanta, GA 30322
Website

Emory University Rankings

Niche ranks over 1,000 colleges based on more than 50 statistics and nearly 12 million opinions from college students.

Admissions

Acceptance Rate
27%
SAT Range
1280-1460
ACT Range
29-32
Application Fee
$75
SAT/ACT
Required
High School GPA
Required

Cost

Net Price
$28,203/ year
National
$15,431

Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.

Net Price by Household Income
  • <$30k
    $15,535/ year
  • $30-48k
    $16,967/ year
  • $49-75k
    $24,131/ year
  • $76-110k
    $28,566/ year
  • $110k+
    $46,798/ year

Academics

Professors
A+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
8:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
83%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.90 responses
56%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.89 responses
64%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.88 responses

Majors

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
7,732Undergrads
Undergrads Over 25
3%
Pell Grant
20%
Varsity Athletes
5%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 34 responses
Report
  • Focused
    44%
  • Ambitious
    41%
  • Positively and thoughtfully intrigued
    9%
  • Passionate
    3%
  • Self obsessed
    3%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
100%
Poll
48%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join.104 responses
Poll
54%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life.121 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 25 responses
Report
  • Ivy of the South
    44%
  • Fantastic
    20%
  • Wannabe Ivy
    20%
  • Solid
    16%
  • Community
    0%

After Emory University

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$59,000/ year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
89%
National
47%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
92%
National
83%
79%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation.33 responses

Reviews

1,369 reviews
  • Excellent
    281
  • Very Good
    543
  • Average
    451
  • Poor
    60
  • Terrible
    22
The people are genuine here and the campus is beautiful. Also, people here are intelligent and generally very openminded!
  • College Freshman
  • 6 days ago
Emory has great opportunities in academia and offers great professors. There are many ways to contribute to student life. Additionally, the location is amazing. There are plenty of internships, research opportunities, and more because of the proximity with Atlanta.
  • Sophomore
  • 19 days ago
You can definitely feel that it's a good learning environment. Professor are very active in student's lives.
  • College Senior
  • 19 days ago