Beyond UA

Class of 2018 – College Awards & Acceptances:

  • 41 graduates received acceptances from 100 colleges and will attend 24 different colleges
  • Awarded more than $6 million in academic scholarships and grants
  • Average scholarship award per student – $176,732
  • 6,168 hours of community service
  • Average community service hours per student – 150
  • 83% of graduates were accepted to their first choice college
  • 46% of graduates are pursuing a degree in STEM related major
  • 8 committed to play a Division I, II, or III college sport
  • 15% of graduates were admitted to Honors programs
  • 1 Jefferson Scholar Award Winner

Below are just a few of the key experiences you will experience as a Ursuline Academy graduate:

  • Throughout the school year, Ursuline Academy hosts approximately 100 college representatives from across the country and abroad. Upper School students are encouraged to meet with these representatives to get a more in depth understanding of the colleges they are interested in.
  • Every five years, graduating classes of Ursuline Academy are invited back to celebrate reunions. The alumnae reconnect with old friends and get to experience exciting new changes to campus during a fun-filled weekend.
  • Every January, the graduates from the previous year are invited back to campus to share their first semester college experience with members of the current senior class.


Complete List of 2018 College Acceptances, Bold indicates Attending:

Agnes Scott College
The University of Akron
The University of Alabama
Albright College
American University
Arizona State University
The University of Arizona
Auburn University
Beloit College
Cabrini University
University of California, Riverside
The Catholic University of America
College of Charleston
Christopher Newport University
University of Colorado at Boulder
Delaware Technical & Community College – George Jr. Campus
University of Delaware
University of Delaware (Honors Program)
University of Denver
DePaul University
Drexel University
Duquesne University
East Carolina University
Elon University
Emory University
Fairfield University
Franklin & Marshall College
Franklin Pierce University
Furman University
George Mason University
The George Washington University
Georgetown University
Gettysburg College
Hofstra University
Immaculata University
The University of Iowa
Ithaca College
James Madison University
Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University)
University of Kentucky
King’s College
La Salle University
Lebanon Valley College
Loyola University Maryland
Manhattan College
University of Mary Washington
University of Maryland, College Park
Marymount University
University of Massachusetts, Amherst
University of Miami
Michigan State University
Middle Georgia State University
University of Missouri Kansas City
Monmouth University
Moravian College
Mount St. Mary’s University
Muhlenberg College
Neumann University
The College of New Jersey
Niagara University
University of North Carolina at Asheville
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
University of North Carolina at Wilmington
Northeastern University
Nova Southeastern University
Pennsylvania State University
University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg
Princeton University
University of Redlands
Rice University
Roanoke College
Rowan University
Saint Joseph’s University
Salisbury University
University of the Sciences in Philadelphia
The University of Scranton
Seton Hall University
University of South Carolina
Spelman College
St. Lawrence University
Stony Brook University
Temple University
University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Towson University
University of St Andrews
University of Vermont
Virginia Commonwealth University
Virginia Tech
University of Virginia
Wake Forest University
Washington College
West Chester University of Pennsylvania
Widener University
College of William and Mary
Wilmington University
University of Wisconsin, Madison
The College of Wooster
Yale University
York College of Pennsylvania