The University Of Findlay

The University Of Findlay

The University of Findlay is a private university located in Findlay, Ohio. It was established by the City of Findlay and the Church of God in 1882. The college offers over 60 areas of undergraduate study. The main campus of UF is spread across an area of more than 70 acres. The university is organized into the following academic divisions:

  • College of Business
  • College of Education
  • College of Health Professions
  • College of Liberal Arts
  • College of Sciences

UF's athletics department fields a large number of men's and women's sports teams. The college is a member of the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference. Its sports teams participate in over 20 intercollegiate sports.

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Contacting The University of Findlay

The University of Findlay
1000 N Main St
Findlay , OH 45840-3653
General Phone: (419) 422-8313

The University of Findlay Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Business and Management449business management, accounting, finance, human resources, international business, MIS, marketing
Education and Teaching189education, multilingual education, special ed, elementary school teaching, middle school teaching, art education, English teaching, foreign language teaching, physical education teaching, ...
Nutrition and Exercise Therapy89health and physical education, sports and fitness management, occupational therapy, recreational therapy
Therapy and Counseling80psychology, physical therapy
Animal Science and Care63equestrian studies, animal science
Engineering Technician51environmental engineering tech
Medicine48pre-med, pre-veterinary, medical preparatory, health professions
Medical Support and Technology38nuclear medical tech, physician assistant, clinical lab tech
Liberal Arts18foreign language and literature, Japanese language, Spanish language, English, creative writing, technical and business writing, liberal arts and sciences, humanities, economics, ...
Security and Law Enforcement18criminal justice and administration, forensic science
Media14communication studies, broadcast journalism
Art Studies14visual and performing arts, art studies
Hospitality8hospitality management
Religion and Philosophy8philosophy, religion
Computer Science and Engineering8computer science
Family and Social Work3social work

Number of programs and degrees for The University of Findlay in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Associate's degree6812
Bachelor's degree54058
Master's degree5247

The University of Findlay Student Body

In 2007-2008, The University of Findlay had a total enrollment of 5,388 students (4,642 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 31%
Women 69%
Full-Time 99%
Part-Time 1%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 66%
Graduate 34%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 51%
Black 2%
Hispanic 1%
Asian 1%
American Indian 0%
Unknown 27%
(Foreign Students) 18%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 12%
18-19 22%
20-21 18%
22-24 19%
25-29 13%
30-34 5%
35-39 4%
40-49 4%
50-64 2%
65+ 0%

Incoming (Freshman) Students by Place of Residence:
(From available data sampling)

New York3%
New Jersey1%

The University of Findlay Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 77 %
Part-Time 60 %

The University of Findlay Room and Board (2007)

The University of Findlay offers campus housing for 1,396 of its 4,642 (full-time) students. Freshmen are required to live on campus.

(Please refer to our profile of Findlay, Ohio for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Ohio Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

The University of Findlay Admissions and Selectivity


EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled

Standardized Test Scores:

Test25th Percentile75th Percetile
SAT Verbal460580
SAT Math450600
SAT Writing450575
ACT Verbal1925
ACT Math1925
ACT Composite2026

Application Requirements:

Class Rankrequired
High School Recordrequired
College Prep Programrecommended
Formal Demonstration of Competencenot required
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)required
Percent of Applicants Submitting SAT32%
Percent of Applicants Submitting ACT68%
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)recommended
Other Standardized Testsnot required

The University of Findlay Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 24,670
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 24,670
Room and board $ 8,306
Room charge $ 4,144
Board (meal plan) charge $ 4,162
Books and supplies $ 950
Other expenses $ 990

Financial Aid:
The University of Findlay participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 304500)

The University of Findlay Faculty

The University of Findlay has a tenure system for faculty.

Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelMenWomen
Non-tenured, but on tenure track2928
Non-tenured and not on tenure track2229

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professorcalendar year4$98,9212*
Associate professorcalendar year12$83,8248$76,777
Assistant professorcalendar year13$70,23615$70,863
Instructorcalendar year5$56,8589$59,036
All faculty totalcalendar year34$76,43934$69,780

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professoracademic year13$77,9155$74,366
Associate professoracademic year13$67,41512$59,838
Assistant professoracademic year31$55,22628$53,004
Instructoracademic year10$47,10212$39,921
All faculty totalacademic year67$60,78157$53,562

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

The University of Findlay Athletics

Athletic Conferences:

Football Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference
Basketball Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference
Baseball Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference
Track Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference

Students on Athletic Scholarships (2007):

All Other Sports391857

The University of Findlay Degree Programs (2007)

Animal Science And Care
Animal Sciences, General
Equestrian/Equine Studies

Art Studies
Art/Art Studies, General
Visual and Performing Arts, General

Business And Management
Business Administration and Management, General
Finance, General
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
International Business/Trade/Commerce
Management Information Systems, General
Marketing/Marketing Management, General

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer Science

Education And Teaching
Art Teacher Education
Bilingual and Multilingual Education
Education, General
Elementary Education and Teaching
English/Language Arts Teacher Education
Foreign Language Teacher Education
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
Spanish Language Teacher Education
Special Education and Teaching, General
Teaching English as Second/Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor

Engineering Technician
Environmental Engineering Technology/Environmental Technology

Family And Social Work
Social Work

Hospitality Administration/Management, General

Pre-Law Studies

Liberal Arts
Creative Writing
Economics, General
English Language and Literature, General
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General
History, General
Humanities/Humanistic Studies
Japanese Language and Literature
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Political Science and Government, General
Spanish Language and Literature
Technical and Business Writing

Mathematics, General

Broadcast Journalism
Communication Studies/Speech Communication and Rhetoric

Medical Support And Technology
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
Nuclear Medical Technology/Technologist
Physician Assistant

Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other
Health/Medical Preparatory Programs, Other
Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies
Pre-Veterinary Studies

Nutrition And Exercise Therapy
Health and Physical Education, General
Occupational Therapy/Therapist
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
Therapeutic Recreation/Recreational Therapy

Religion And Philosophy
Religion/Religious Studies

Biology/Biological Sciences, General

Security And Law Enforcement
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
Forensic Science and Technology

Therapy And Counseling
Physical Therapy/Therapist
Psychology, General

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What Sets The University of Findlay Apart:

% of degrees in animal science and care
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Top 18%The University of Findlay % of degrees in nutrition and exercise therapy
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checked Accepts some high school credits
checked Offers credit for life experience
checked Grants credits for AP courses
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checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Student employment services
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Option to study abroad
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checked On-campus library
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checked Tenure system for quality teaching
checked Has ROTC (army, air force)
checked Offers athletic scholarships
checked NCAA athletic conference member

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