Eureka College

Eureka College Ranking

country rank: 1323
world rank: 3978

University Overview

Eureka College ranking, established in 1855, is a private, non-profit multidisciplinary higher education organization based in the rural setting of Eureka, Illinois (population range of 2,500-9,999). A branch campus is also located in Peoria and Bloomington. Eureka College (EC) ranking is a rather limited (Topuniversitieslist registration range: 500-999 students) coeducational US higher education organization formally associated with the Christian-Reformed faith that is officially approved by the Higher Learning Commission. Eureka College (EC) provides a variety of courses and programs that contribute to formally accredited higher education degrees such as bachelor’s degrees in a variety of fields. For further details, see the degree levels and areas of research matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 165-year-old American higher-education college has a preferential admissions process focused on entrance exams and students’ previous academic records and grades. With an acceptance scale of 50-60%, this US higher education institution is considered to be moderately selective. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. EC also offers a library, accommodation, recreational equipment, financial assistance and/or grants, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services to students.

Eureka College Ranking

University Identity

Name Eureka College
Acronym EC
Founded 1855
Motto The Moment of Discovery
Colours Maroon and gold

University Location

Address 300 E. College Avenue Eureka 61530-1500 Illinois United States
Tel +1 (309) 467 3721
Fax +1 (309) 467 6576
Other locations Peoria and Bloomington

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro) Not reported
over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro) Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 50-60%
Admission Office 300 East College Avenue Eureka (309) 467 6350 888 4EUREKA

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 500-999
Academic Staff 50-99
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Rural
Religious Affiliation Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) - www.disciples.org

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Eureka College's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 69,460 physical volumes, 1,594 physical media, 10,493 digital/electronic medium and 11 licensed digital/electronic databases.
Housing Yes Eureka College provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 461 students in the 2018 academic year.
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Yes
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

Council of Independent Colleges (CIC) National Athletic Association (NAA) National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

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