Taylor University

983 reviews
  1. Upland, IN
  2. 4 Year
B
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    B
  2. Value
    B
  3. Diversity
    C+
  4. Campus
    B+
  5. Athletics
    B-
  6. Party Scene
    D+
  7. Professors
    C+
  8. Location
    D
  9. Dorms
    A
  10. Campus Food
    B
  11. Student Life
    B+
  12. Safety
    A+
Taylor University is ...
Private not-for-profit, Inter-/Non-denominational
Athletic Division
NAIA Division II
Athletic Conference
Mid-States Football Association
Address
236 W Reade Ave
Upland, IN 46989
Website

Taylor 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
88%
SAT Range
990-1260
ACT Range
24-30
Application Fee
$25
SAT/ACT
Required
High School GPA
Required

Cost

Net Price
$25,742/ 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
    $18,482/ year
  • $30-48k
    $17,270/ year
  • $49-75k
    $21,408/ year
  • $76-110k
    $26,097/ year
  • $110k+
    $29,776/ year

Academics

Professors
C+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
13:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
96%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.46 responses
70%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.50 responses
68%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.50 responses

Majors

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
1,824Undergrads
Undergrads Over 25
1%
Pell Grant
20%
Varsity Athletes
17%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 21 responses
Report
  • Christian Hipster
    33%
  • Friendly Christian hipster
    33%
  • Friendly
    24%
  • Christian Prep
    10%
  • Christian
    0%
  • College Students who desire learning with God
    0%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
99%
Poll
98%
of students say they don't have Greek life.48 responses
Poll
68%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life.76 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 9 responses
Report
  • Integration of faith and learning
    67%
  • Intentional community
    22%
  • Intimate
    11%

After Taylor University

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$38,600/ year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
74%
National
47%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
93%
National
83%
100%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation.12 responses

Reviews

983 reviews
  • Excellent
    188
  • Very Good
    377
  • Average
    326
  • Poor
    61
  • Terrible
    31
I absolutely love Taylor. The Community, staff and students are amazing and their love for God is just so powerful.
  • College Freshman
  • 16 days ago
I've had mixed experiences, but my experience isn't typical. I'm optmistic
  • College Sophomore
  • 23 days ago
Taylor University is the perfect small university where people go to learn, not to party. If you're serious about learning and your field, you'll love Taylor.
  • College Senior
  • 1 month ago