Greenville University

Greenville University Ranking

country rank: 1071
world rank: 3093

University Overview

Greenville University ranking, founded in 1892, is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the rural setting of Greenville, Illinois (population range of 2,500-9,999). Greenville University ranking is a rather limited (Topuniversitieslist registration range: 1,000-1,999 students) coeducational US higher education college formally associated with the Christian-Methodist faith. It is officially approved by the Higher Learning Commission. Greenville University provides courses and services in a variety of fields that contribute to formally accredited higher education degrees such as bachelor’s, master’s, and doctorate degrees. For further details, see the degree levels and areas of research matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 128-year-old American university has a preferential enrollment program focused on entrance exams and students’ previous academic records and grades. With an acceptance rate of 40-50 percent, this US higher education institution is considered to be moderately selective. Students from all around the world are welcome to apply for admission. Greenville University also offers a library, accommodation, athletic facilities, financial assistance and/or grants, study abroad and exchange schemes, online classes and distance learning options, as well as administrative services to students.

Greenville University Ranking

University Identity

Name Greenville University
Founded 1892
Motto Education for Character
Colours Orange and black

University Location

Address 315 E. College Avenue Greenville 62246-0159 Illinois United States
Tel +1 (618) 664 2800
Fax +1 (618) 664 9841

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro) 7,500-10,000 US$ (5,500-7,400 Euro)
over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro) 7,500-10,000 US$ (5,500-7,400 Euro)

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 40-50%
Admission Office 315 East College Avenue Greenville 62246-0159 (618) 664 7100 800 345 4440

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 1,000-1,999
Academic Staff 50-99
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar 4-1-4
Campus Setting Rural
Religious Affiliation Free Methodist Church of North America - www.freemethodistchurch.org

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Greenville University's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 93,344 physical volumes, 2,634 physical media, 11,751 digital/electronic medium and 41 licensed digital/electronic databases.
Housing Yes Greenville University provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 801 students in the 2018 academic year.
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Yes
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

Christian College Consortium (CCC) Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU) Council of Independent Colleges (CIC) National Athletic Association (NAA) National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) National Christian College Athletic Association (NCCAA)

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