University of Mount Union

The University of Mount Union, a private institution founded in 1846, offers a rigorous and relevant academic program that is grounded in the liberal arts tradition. Mount Unions 2,100 students can select from 60 broad-based and career-specific undergraduate majors as well as graduate programs in physician assistant studies, educational leadership and physical therapy. Known for its personal approach, the institution boasts a 13:1 student-faculty ratio and a curriculum delivered by dedicated faculty members, the vast majority of whom hold terminal degrees in their fields. Throughout the course of the past decade, more than $100 million has been invested in the construction and renovation of modern facilities including a natural sciences building, recreation center, welcome center and apartment-style housing options. Primarily residential in nature, Mount Unions picturesque 123-acre campus is located in Alliance, OH (population 23,000), within 80 miles of both Cleveland and Pittsburgh. An additional 142-acre nature center is located six miles away. The Universitys endowment is in excess of $140 million.The University, affiliated with the United Methodist Church, is committed to providing a student-centered approach and an exceptional educational experience, offering an array of activities for cultural, civic and social development. Students experience outstanding opportunities for success after graduation, both in the workforce and graduate study. For more information, visit In addition, Mount Unions strategic plan is available at

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school_type year_founded religious_affiliation academic_calendar year_2016_endowment address telephone
Private, Coed 1846 United Methodist Semester $131.9 million + 1972 Clark Avenue, Alliance, OH 44601 (330) 821-5320
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80 100.0 Ohio Alliance 664