Facts & Stats
Facts & Stats About Avila
Updated: October 2018
Avila University, a Catholic University founded and inspired by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet, is a values-based community of learning providing liberal arts, professional, undergraduate and graduate education to prepare students for responsible lifelong contributions to the global community.
For Fall 2018, 1,626 students were enrolled; 1,225 undergraduate and 401 graduates.
Avila is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.
72% of full-time faculty have the highest degree in their field.
Average student to teacher ratio is 12:1.
Last year's incoming freshman class held an average 3.32 GPA and 22 ACT score.
Schools & Colleges
College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences
Women's and Gender Studies
School of Psychology
College of Science and Health
School of Natural and Applied Sciences
Biochemistry & Mol. Biology
School of Nursing
School of Imaging Sciences
College of Professional Schools
School of Education
Education Degree Programs
Elementary Education (1-6)
Middle School (5-9)
Special Education (K-12)
Business Education (9-12)
Chemistry Education (9-12)
Physical Education (K-12)
Secondary Education Minor (9-12)
Art Education (K-12)
- Major and Minor
School of Visual and Communication Arts
Art + Design
Art Education K-12
Film and Digital Media
We currently have 161 international students on campus from all over the world. Countries include: Bangladesh, Brazil, Canada, Peoples Republic of China, Colombia, India, Italy, Japan, Republic of Korea, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Pakistan, Philippines, Romania, Saudi Arabia, Spain, Switzerland, Taiwan, United Kingdom, Venezuela, and Vietnam.
Gender, Marital Status and Religion
Females outnumber our males, 64% to 36%
81% of our students are single, 15% are married, and 4% head household
22% of students are Catholic
All our athletic teams are fired up to bring home more championships! Members of the NAIA and Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference. Sports offered include baseball, men's and women's basketball, cheer, men's and women's cross country, dance, football, men's and women's soccer, softball, men's and women's track and field and volleyball.
Graduation and Alumni
Avila graduated 273 undergraduate students and 139 graduate students in academic year 2017-2018 and now has nearly 14,000 alumni making a difference in every state and in many countries throughout the world.
**You can learn more facts about Avila students, campus, classrooms and more on our student consumer information page.