Berg at a Glance

Muhlenberg Students

Founded: 1848

Affiliation: Evangelical Lutheran Church in America

Enrollment: 2,200 students (42% men, 58% women)

Campus: 82 acres

Academics: Liberal Arts and pre-professional studies

Financial Aid

Faculty

  • 171 full-time
  • 123 part-time
  •  85% hold Ph.D. or other terminal degree

Student/Faculty Ratio: 11:1

Library Resources

  • Over 310,000 volumes and 360,000 microforms on-campus
  • Over 1.75 million books via interlibrary loan

Intercollegiate Sports (Centennial Conference, Division III):

A three-level, 39,000 square-foot addition to our Life Sports Center opened in August 2004.

  • Men- football, soccer, cross country, basketball, wrestling, baseball, indoor and outdoor track & field, tennis, lacrosse, and golf.
  • Women- tennis, field hockey, cross country, indoor and outdoor track & field, volleyball, basketball, softball, soccer, lacrosse, and golf.

(If Varsity sports are not for you, check out our Intramural and Club Sports.)

Campus Life

  • 100+ clubs and student organizations
  • 3 national fraternities
  • 4 national sororities
  • 1 multicultural sorority
  • 2 community service fraternities (coed)

Campus Accessibility

Cost for the 2015-2016 Academic Year

  • Tuition and Fees $45,680
  • Room and Board $10,595
  • TOTAL: $56,275

2015 Freshman Class Profile

(As of July 1, 2015) Applications Received: 5,014
Students Offered Admission: 2,466
Students Enrolled: 585

  • High School Class Rank
    First Tenth: 41%
    Second Tenth: 22%
    Third Tenth: 13%
  • SAT Scores
    The Middle 50% of students enrolled in the freshman class had SAT scores approximately between 560 and 660 on the Critical Reading and Writing sections of the SAT, and between 560 and 670 on the Mathematics section of the SAT. Mean ACT Composite score was 28.
  • Geographic Distribution
    New Jersey - 195/33%
    Pennsylvania -  122/21%
    New York -  107/18%
    New England - 59/10%
    International - 34/6%
    Del./Md./Va./D.C.  - 29/5%
    Midwest - 15/3% 
    Far West - 15/3%
    South - 7/1%
    Puerto Rico|U.S. Virgin Islands - 2/-