Denison Office of Admissions highlights class of 2014
Date of Event: May 28, 2010
Posted: May 28, 2010 / Last Updated: June 28, 2010
While Denison University has just said farewell to its class of 2010, the Office of Admissions has been working hard to bring in the class of 2014. Perry Robinson, vice president and director of Admissions recently released highlights from the incoming class.
“In many respects, the Class of 2014 appears to have great potential.” Says Robinson. “It is already the most diverse in the college’s history.”
While these are the best statistics available, Robinson cautions that “the numbers are fluid.” Incoming freshmen may have situations that will alter before they join Denison in the fall.
Highlights of the Class of 2014
National Merit Scholarship finalists: 12
Ranking in top 10 percent of secondary school class: 49 percent
Ranking in top 20 percent of secondary school class: 77 percent
Average GPA: 3.5
Average SAT composite: 1282
Average ACT composite: 28
Multicultural students: 30 percent
First Generation students: 92
Graduated with academic honors: 505
Robinson was complimentary to the his Admissions staff and the entire Denison community “I want to thank the community for your support and assistance throughout this challenging admissions cycle. In particular, I wish to thank all of our faculty colleagues who went beyond ‘the call of duty.’ Thanks for the extra effort on Denison’s behalf.”
Denison University looks forward to officially welcoming the class of 2014 during June and August orientations and when the residence halls open on August 26.
Denison University, founded in 1831, is an independent, residential liberal arts institution located in Granville, Ohio. A highly selective college enrolling 2,100 full-time undergraduate students from all 50 states and dozens of foreign countries, Denison is a place where innovative faculty and motivated students collaborate in rigorous scholarship, civic engagement and the cultivation of independent thinking.
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