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Asbury University

Wilmore, KY
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Founded in 1890, Asbury University is a private Christian liberal arts college located in Wilmore, Kentucky. The campus sits on 65 acres just 15 miles south of Lexington. The school prides itself on being leader in preparing students in the fields of education, media communication, and Christian ministries.

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Quick Facts


1 Macklem Drive
Wilmore, KY 40390

2013-2014 Tuition

$26,076 Tuition and Fees

Students

1532 undergraduate students
40% male / 60% female

Admission

rolling application deadline
65.7% accepted

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Summary


School Details

Institutional Control: private
Year Founded: 1890

Programs Offered

associate degree, bachelor's degree, master's degree

Majors Offered

Equestrian/Equine Studies, Radio and Television Broadcasting Technology/Technician, Special Education and Teaching, General, Elementary Education and Teaching, Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching, Art Teacher Education, Music Teacher Education, Physical Education Teaching and Coaching, Pre-Engineering, French Language and Literature, Spanish Language and Literature, Ancient Near Eastern and Biblical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General, English Language and Literature, General, Creative Writing, Biology/Biological Sciences, General, Biochemistry, Mathematics, General, Computational Mathematics, Financial Mathematics, Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General, Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General, Sport and Fitness Administration/Management, Philosophy, Bible/Biblical Studies, Missions/Missionary Studies and Missiology, Religious Education, Religious/Sacred Music, Theological and Ministerial Studies, Other, Youth Ministry, Chemistry, General, Psychology, General, Social Work, Social Sciences, General, Political Science and Government, General, Sociology, Design and Applied Arts, Other, Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General, Fine/Studio Arts, General, Music, General, Health/Medical Preparatory Programs, Other, Business/Commerce, General, Business Administration and Management, General, Accounting, History, General, Communication and Media Studies, Journalism, Radio, Television, and Digital Communication, Other

Minors Offered

Equestrian/Equine Studies, Elementary Education and Teaching, Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor, French Language and Literature, Spanish Language and Literature, Ancient Near Eastern and Biblical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General, Ancient/Classical Greek Language and Literature, Latin Language and Literature, English Language and Literature, General, Creative Writing, Biology/Biological Sciences, General, Mathematics, General, Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General, Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General, Sport and Fitness Administration/Management, Outdoor Education, Philosophy, Bible/Biblical Studies, Missions/Missionary Studies and Missiology, Religious Education, Religious/Sacred Music, Youth Ministry, Chemistry, General, Physics, General, Psychology, General, Economics, General, Political Science and Government, General, Sociology, Graphic Design, Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General, Photography, Fine/Studio Arts, General, Art History, Criticism and Conservation, Music, General, Business/Commerce, General, Organizational Leadership, Accounting, History, General, Journalism, Organizational Communication, General, Public Relations/Image Management

General Student Body Information

Total number of undergraduates: 1,532
Total number of degree-seeking full-time undergraduates: 1,308
Total number of degree-seeking part-time undergraduates: 83
Percent of male undergraduates: 40%
Percent of female undergraduates: 60%

Student Services

Basic services offered: nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service, health insurance
Remedial learning services offered: math, writing, study skills
Counseling services offered: academic, birth control, career, international students, minority student, military, older student, personal, psychological, religious, veteran student
Campus safety and security services offered: 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols; Late night transport/escort service; Lighted pathways/sidewalks; Controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)

Activities

Student activities offered: campus ministries, choral groups, concert band, drama/theater, international student organization, jazz band, literary magazine, music ensembles, musical theater, opera, radio station, student government, student newspaper, symphony orchestra, television station, yearbook

Sports

Intercollegiate varsity scholarship sports offered for men: baseball, basketball, cross country, golf, lacrosse, soccer, swimming, tennis
Intercollegiate varsity scholarship sports offered for women: basketball, cross country, golf, lacrosse, soccer, softball, swimming, tennis, volleyball

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Crime Statistics

Criminal Offences - On-Campus1 2010 2011 2012
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Sex offenses - Forcible 0 0 0
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 0 0 0
Robbery 0 0 0
Aggravated assault 0 0 0
Burglary 8 4 7
Motor vehicle theft 0 0 0
Arson 0 0 0
Criminal Offences - On-Campus Student Housing Facility2 2010 2011 2012
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Sex offenses - Forcible 0 0 0
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 0 0 0
Robbery 0 0 0
Aggravated assault 0 0 0
Burglary 7 0 2
Motor vehicle theft 0 0 0
Arson 0 0 0
Criminal Offences - Noncampus Building or Property3 2010 2011 2012
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Sex offenses - Forcible 0 0 0
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 0 0 0
Robbery 0 0 0
Aggravated assault 0 0 0
Burglary 0 0 0
Motor vehicle theft 0 0 0
Arson 0 0 0
Arrests - On-Campus1 2010 2011 2012
Illegal weapons possession 0 0 0
Drug law violations 0 0 0
Liquor law violations 0 0 0
Arrests - On-Campus Student Housing Facility2 2010 2011 2012
Illegal weapons possession 0 0 0
Drug law violations 0 0 0
Liquor law violations 0 0 0
Arrests - Noncampus Building or Property3 2010 2011 2012
Illegal weapons possession 0 0 0
Drug law violations 0 0 0
Liquor law violations 0 0 0

Comments



1On-Campus: (1) Any building or property owned or controlled by an institution within the same reasonably contiguous geographic area and used by the institution in direct support of, or in a manner related to, the institution's educational purposes, including residence halls; and (2) Any building or property that is within or reasonably contiguous to paragraph (1) of this definition, that is owned by the institution but controlled by another person, is frequently used by students, and supports institutional purposes (such as a food or other retail vendor).
2On-Campus Student Housing Facility: Any student housing facility that is owned or controlled by the institution, or is located on property that is owned or controlled by the institution, and is within the reasonably contiguous geographic area that makes up the campus is considered an on-campus student housing facility.
3Noncampus Building or Property: (1) Any building or property owned or controlled by a student organization that is officially recognized by the institution; or (2) Any building or property owned or controlled by an institution that is used in direct support of, or in relation to, the institution's educational purposes, is frequently used by students and is not within the same reasonably contiguous geographic area of the institution.