Quincy University

Quincy University Ranking

country rank: 1069
world rank: 3084

University Overview

Quincy University ranking, established in 1860, is a non-profit private multidisciplinary higher-education college based in the rural setting of Quincy, Illinois (population range of 10,000-49,999). Quincy University ranking is a very limited (Topuniversitieslist registration range: 1,000-1,999 students) coeducational US higher education college formally associated with the Christian-Catholic faith that is officially approved by the Higher Learning Commission. Quincy University provides a variety of classes and programmes leading to formally accredited higher education degrees, including pre-bachelor degrees (certificates, diplomas, associate or base degrees), bachelor degrees, and master degrees in a variety of fields. For further details, see the degree levels and areas of research matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 160-year-old American university has a preferential admissions process focused on entrance exams and students’ previous academic records and grades. The enrollment rate ranges from 60 to 70%, rendering this US higher education institution very selective. Students from all around the world are welcome to apply for admission. Quincy University also offers a library, accommodation, athletic facilities, financial assistance and/or grants, study abroad and exchange schemes, multimedia classes and distance learning options, as well as administrative services to students.

Quincy University Ranking

University Identity

Name Quincy University
Founded 1860
Motto Praeco Sum Magni Regis I am the herald of the Great King
Colours Brown and white

University Location

Address 1800 College Avenue Quincy 62301-2699 Illinois United States
Tel +1 (217) 222 8020
Fax +1 (217) 228 5479

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro) 10,000-12,500 US$ (7,400-9,200 Euro)
over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro) 10,000-12,500 US$ (7,400-9,200 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 60-70%
Admission Office 1800 College Avenue Quincy 62301-2699 (217) 2285210 800 688 4295

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 1,000-1,999
Academic Staff 100-199
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Rural
Religious Affiliation Franciscan - www.ofm.org

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Quincy University's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 105,560 physical volumes, 36,787 physical media, 12,296 digital/electronic medium and 31 licensed digital/electronic databases.
Housing Yes Quincy University provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 752 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

Council of Independent Colleges (CIC) Association of Franciscan Colleges and Universities (AFCU) Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities (ACCU) National Athletic Association (NAA) National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

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