Union College


Student Population
Best Colleges National Rank
 Location Barbourville, Kentucky
 Online unionky.edu 
School Type Private 4 Year
Religious Affiliation United Methodist
Size Small
Profit Status Non-profit
On campus housing Yes
Degrees Offered Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Barbourville, Kentucky, Union College is a small four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the United Methodist faith. In the most recent statistical year 1,337 prospective students applied, and 925 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 213 enrolled in the school.  838 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 250 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2016/2017, excluding room and board, is $23,640 plus fees of $1,495. Union College is ranked 1061 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2018 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


Getting In

Admission Standards
Very Easy
Test Scores
Applications Accepted
Applications DueAug 1, 2018
Applicant CompetitionLow

Cost to Attend

Costs for Union College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,470
Other Fees$1,495
Room and Board $7,250
Budget for Other Expenses$3,955
Total One Year Cost$37,810


Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
32% within 6 years
Graduation Rates for Union College
Years Percent Earning Bachelor's Degree
in 4 years 14% earned a bachelor degree
in 5 years 28% earned a bachelor degree
in 6 years 32% earned a bachelor degree

A college's graduation rate is a strong indication of its effectiveness and your potential to find success at a school. These statistics measure the percentage of first-time, full-time students who earned a bachelor degree within four, five or six years from Union College. For comparison, approximately 58% of starting students nationally earn a bachelor's degree within six years. Union College is less effective than average in terms of graduating students.