Transylvania University

Lexington, KY
Christian college

Questions and Answers

Sa'Nyah M.
2 months ago
If I live on campus, is there a time I need to be back in the dorms at night?
Transylvania University
Sa'Nyah, there is no particular time that you have to be back on campus. You just need to make sure you make all of your classes and your other meetings that you might be a part of. But there is no curfew on campus for students.
hasha d.
2 months ago
Where can I find scholarships opportunities that Transylvania University offers?
Transylvania University
Transylvania offers many academic scholarships, interest-based scholarships and more. You can find them on our website at
Kimberly T.
3 months ago
Would I be put in the female dorm as a Nonbinary assigned female at birth person?
Transylvania University
You can work with the directors in the Office of Housing and Residence Life to be assigned a residence hall roommate that best suites you and your gender identity.


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Academic details

SAT Score Range
Considered with application
ACT Score Range
Considered with application
Student Faculty Ratio
11 to 1
Least Selective (89% Acceptance Rate)
School type
Non-profit Private 4-year institution

Diversity statistics

79% White
5% Black
5% Multiracial
4% Hispanic
2% Asian
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Common Careers

Common Careers and Their Average Annual Salary

Education Director81k
Field Service Engineer75k
Software Engineer69k
Operations Director69k
Senior Tax Accountant68k
Education Program Director54k
Executive Director49k
Based on 840 student responses
48.5kAvg. Early Career Pay
80.9kAvg. Mid-Career Pay
51%in High-Meaning careers
25%in STEM careers

Financial Snapshot

Average Financial Breakdown
Average grant for incoming freshmen
Average Pell Grant
Average Federal Loans

Average Institutional Grant
Average Total Loans
Published tuition and fees (Out of state)
$40,210 / year
While we do our best to show up-to-date information, due to COVID-19 and other factors out of our control, it is possible that the data we are showing about test requirements, application deadlines, and more, are inaccurate. Please verify with the college itself via their website to ensure you are aware of all requirements and deadlines.