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Emory University is located in Atlanta, Georgia and is a private college. Emory University is a four year college and offers Associate's Degrees, Bachelor's Degrees, Master's Degrees, Doctoral Degrees, and a number of different programs and courses.

Emory University is in a relatively urban area (in or near a city), which may be something you prefer if you like a city lifestyle as a student.

Emory University does not have a rolling admission policy, and you will want to make sure that you get your application in before January 15.

Emory University is a medium-sized college with an average enrollment of around 12,134 students.

Emory University accepts about 39% of its applicants on average, and 76% of the students receive some sort of financial aid for college at Emory University.

If you are looking for more information on financial aid at Emory University, you can may want to contact Julia Perreault, who is the Director of Financial Aid at Emory University. You may also qualify for free grants for college in Georgia to attend Emory University.

You may also need to take one or more of the following tests to qualify for admission at Emory University:

  • ACT
  • SAT

If you are interested in joining the Air Force, Emory University does have an ROTC Air Force program that is available for attending students.

Emory University offers the following extracurricular activities to its students:

  • Choral Groups
  • Concert Band
  • Dance
  • Drama
  • Jazz Band
  • Literary Magazine
  • Music Ensembles
  • Music Theater
  • Radio Station
  • Sports
  • Student Government
  • Student Film
  • TV Station

On a 4.0 scale, the average high school gpa for students that are entering Emory University is 3.8.

You may want to brush up on your ACT preparation as well, because the average ACT score for students that are entering Emory University is 31.

Don't forget to study for the SAT, because the average SAT score for students that are entering Emory University is 1380.

Do a lot of students come from out of state to attend Emory University? Well, about 83% of the student body at Emory University comes from outside the state of Georgia.

Do a lot of the students at Emory University live on campus? Well, about 99% live on campus, while 1% live off campus and commute to school every day.


Emory University Address:

200 B. Jones Center
Atlanta, Georgia 30322-0001
Phone: 404-727-6036
Fax: 404-727-2613
Web Site:

Emory University admission closing date:

January 15

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How Your Brain Decides Whether to 'Sell Out'
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Faculty at Emory's Center for the Study of Law and Religion will attempt to answer difficult and often controversial questions at the nexus of law and religion during the "When Law and Religion Meet" Lecture Series, which runs January-March.

Rollins Foundation Gives $15 Million for Theology Building
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Digital Scholarship Pioneer to Speak at Research Commons Opening
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Election 2012: Experts Evaluate Critical S.C. Primary Contest
Emory's top national political experts analyze current developments in national politics as the Republican race moves to South Carolina.

Diabetes Study Shines Spotlight on Lifestyle Interventions
An Emory University study published in the January issue of Health Affairs assesses real-world lifestyle interventions to help delay or prevent diabetes.

Election 2012: Voter Trends to Watch in NH, Early Primaries
As the election year heats up, Emory University political science professor Andra Gillespie says the eventual Republican nominee and President Obama may likely face the same challenge in November: lack of voter enthusiasm and diminished turnout compared to 2008.

H1N1 Influenza Vaccine Campaign During Pandemic Bypassed Many U.S. Jails
An Emory University study shows that fifty-five percent of U.S. jails did not receive any H1N1 vaccine in the 2009-2010 pandemic and thus were excluded from the national vaccine campaign.

Emory Healthcare and Saint Joseph's Hospital Close Partnership Deal
Emory Healthcare and Saint Joseph's Health System have successfully closed the terms of their partnership.

Deep Brain Stimulation Shows Promising Results For Unipolar and Bipolar Depression
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Parents Share Recipes From Home in Digital Cookbook, Contest
Emory Dining has created a way for students to bring a little piece of home to campus with its second annual "Recipes from Home" challenge. The winning recipes are collected in a digital cookbook.

Emory Begins Tobacco-Free Policy Jan. 1
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Volunteerism Is Centerpiece of King Week
Emory's King Week, the annual campus celebration of King's life and work, is set for Jan. 15-24. The schedule is packed with panel discussions, readings, exhibits, worship services, and plenty of opportunities for service.

Billy Collins to Give Free Reading
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Emory Yearbooks Join the Digital Revolution
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Top Science Stories of the Year
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2011 Top Ten Movies: Film Studies Faculty Pick Their Favorites
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Election 2012: Emory Experts Discuss What's Next
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How to Have a Greener Holiday
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Gingrich vs. President Obama: Who Wins?
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Are African-Americans "brainwashed"?
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Gulf Oil Spill Disaster: Emory Environmental Expert Weighs In
The country is three months into the oil spill disaster in the Gulf of Mexico, and still not even close to a resolution.

The Future of Libya after Gadhafi
Emory University law professor and Islam expert Abdullahi An-Na'im discusses the future of Libya.

'Letters of Samuel Beckett' Wins Modern Language Association Award
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Emory Anthropologist Named AAAS Fellow
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GPB to Broadcast Emory's Popular Atlanta Celtic Christmas Concert
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Emory Partners with Hispanic Health Coalition to Improve Health Status of Georgia Latinos
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