Abilene Christian University

Abilene, TX

Team Name: Wildcats

Address: 1949 ACU Dr., Abilene, TX 79699

Web: ACU.edu

Phone: 800-460-6228

Facebook: abilenechristian

Instagram: ACUedu

Twitter: ACUedu

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Undergraduate Enrollment3,875
Acceptance Rate60%
In-State Tuition$1,675 per hour
Out-of-State Tuition$1,675 per hour

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Abilene Christian University

Abilene, TX

SOME OF THE WORLD’S brightest students attend Abilene Christian University (ACU), seeking to connect faith and education. Home to more than 5,300 students from 42 nations, ACU attracts top students through its Honors College, an internationally recognized engineering and physics department, and the Center for Pre-Health Professions.
Undergraduates enjoy 79 baccalaureate majors, 164 areas of study, and research opportunities alongside their professors in world-class facilities, including ACU’s pioneering Nuclear Energy eXperimental Testing Lab. Graduate students choose among thirty-five master’s and four doctoral degrees.

Students study abroad, volunteer for community service, and participate in internships that provide a valuable edge in the global marketplace. Chapel is an inspirational time for students to gather for worship and faith-based conversations.

Abilene is a college city, with three universities and six other schools of higher education. Popular ACU events include Sing Song and FilmFest. The beautiful 272-acre campus is less than three hours from the Dallas–Fort Worth Metroplex, where ACU Online is headquartered.

By The Numbers


Acceptance Rate60%
Median composite SAT score1157
Median ACT score24
Undergraduate Enrollment3,875
Students on Financial Aid78%


In-State Tuition$1,675 per hour
Out-of-State Tuition$1,675 per hour
Room and Board$7,001+


African American Students9%
Asian American Students2%
Hispanic Students21%
International Students4%
Male/Female Ratio36/64

Campus Life

Greek SystemYes
Freshman Living on Campus94%
Freshmen Who Return78%
Student/Teacher Ratio13:1
Full-Time Faculty296


Graduation in Four Years56%
Graduation Overall63%
Alumni Who Give $ to School12%