The Union College, Schenectady was established on February 25, 1795 and is one of the oldest non-denominational colleges in the United States of America. In the past 225 years, the institute has delivered quality education which has helped the institution to be ranked among “TOP 50: Best National Liberal Arts Colleges” in the US Education System.
Providing quality education at minimal cost, the college is ranked #6 for “Best Liberal Arts College for Your Money” by the Money Magazine. Owing to its rich tradition, high-standard educational parameters and affordable courses, the organization has a total student annulment of over 2,100 candidates and is also one of the highly applied colleges for studying in the USA which has more than 200 international students from different parts of the globe.
Some of the salient points to be noted while seeking admission at the institute are as listed below:
|UG Application Portal||Official Website; The Common Application; Coalition Application|
|Annual Endowment||USD 427.6 million|
|Student Retention Rate||92%|
|Mode of Programs||Full time|
|Campus Housing Capacity||2,015|
|English language proficiency score||TOEFL or equivalent|
|Financial Aid||Available as awards and scholarships|
|Admission Helpdesk||(888) 843-6688 | email@example.com|
The institute offers an array of courses for international students which comprises more than 50 programs including Majors, Minors, Integrated joint courses and interdisciplinary courses. Highly acclaimed courses available at the institute include:
The institute also offers a joint 3+3 accelerated law program to its applicants. The college has 21 academic departments for liberal arts and various minors and majors. Some of the well-known majors of the college are – Economics, Mechanical Engineering, Psychology and Neuroscience.
APPLICATION PORTAL: The Union College accepts applications of international students via the common application portal of Universities in USA
APPLICATION FEE: Not applicable
APPLICATION DEADLINE: The application portal closes on January 15.
Basic Admission Requirements:Following are the important set of documents which need to be submitted by the shortlisted applicants:
|DUOLINGO ENGLISH TEST||70|
For all the prospective applicants of the institute, anestimated budget for international students looking to study in the US has been tabulated below.
|TUITION FEE||56,856 USD|
|ROOM CHARGE||7,710 USD|
|BOARD CHARGE||6,351 USD|
|ACTIVITY FEE||351 USD|
|HOUSE SYSTEM FEE||120 USD|
The college students collectively intern in more than 500 institutions around the globe. With a ride of not more than 3 hours from the “Tech Valley” of Northeast, Union students are very active in placement and internship drives.
Few acclaimed institutions where Union students have worked include Art and Entertainment: The Daily Show, MTV Networks, Warner Music Group; Business and Finance: Harvard Business School, Morgan Stanley, Reebok International and Journalism: NBC, Viacom, Sugar, Inc.
|Institution Type||Private (Not for Profit)|
|Average Cost of Attendance||$53,490 / Year|
|Student : Faculty Ratio||1 : 1|
|Union College Enrollment||2214|
|Average Graduation Rate||84.9%|
The table shows average yearly cost of attendance for international students. Amount may vary with the course opted, nature of accommodation, and personal spending habits of a candidate. Check Program wise Fees
|Undergraduate Programs||$53,490 / Year|
|Post Graduate Program||$53,490 / Year|
|On Campus Accomodation|
|Books & Supplies||$1,500 / Year|
|On campus, Room & Board||$13,119 / Year|
|On Campus, Other Expenses||$501 / Year|
|Off Campus Accomodation|
|Off campus (not with family), Room & Board||$9,768 / Year|
|Off campus (not with family), Other Expenses||$501 / Year|
|Off campus (with family), Room & Board||$2,415 / Year|
|Off campus (with family), Other Expenses||$4,284 / Year|
|Middle States Commission on Higher Education|
|Total Faculty||Full Time||Part time||Graduate Assistants|
Rank (Out of Colleges)
#104 [Out of 650]
#1668 [Out of 2000]
67 [Out of 100]
*All distance are measured radially. Actual distance may vary