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Why We Are Unique

  • The Ursinus Common Intellectual Experience for first-year students is decidedly uncommon.
  • The college's Laptop Initiative equips every student with equal access to technology.
  • Our Study Abroad program allows students to take their financial aid overseas with them.
  • The Ursinus curriculum is rigorous, involving writing and quantitative reasoning in every major.
  • Ursinus faculty are ardent and phenomenal in their enthusiasm for teaching and research. 
  • Hundreds of Ursinus students complete independent research projects each year, reporting their results, sometimes at professional conferences where they are the only undergraduates present.
  • The Ursinus campus is picturesque and walkable, a setting conducive to thought and study, a satisfying social life and the building of lifelong friendships.

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