Abilene Christian University

ACU

Location

1600 Campus Ct.
Abilene, TX 79601


Mascot

Willie the Wildcat


Tradition

  • A Capella worship- they worship by instruments, this has been a long tradition
  • Shoeless- If you are a bible major, the bible department has taken things a step further


Financing

Tuition

2013-2014 cost: $36,960- Includes room and board (residence hall and meal plan)
12 hour- $11,400


Housing

First and Second year students are REQUIRED to live on campus.
First year hall- $1,895
Second year hall- $2,085


Meal Plans

  • Unlimited Meal Allowance

-you chose how many days you want to include all-you-care-to-eat meals

  • Bean Bucks
-they supplement your weekly meal allowance and can be used at any service location on campus

Sports

ACU has over 10 centers for training and playing fields


Women's Sports

  • Basketball
  • Cross Country
  • Soccer
  • Volleyball
  • Softball
  • Tennis
  • Track and Field


Men's Sports

  • Baseball
  • Golf
  • Track and Field
  • Tennis
  • Cross Country
  • Football
  • Basketball
  • Lacrosse
  • Hockey
  • Ultimate Frissbe


Facilities

McGothlin Center

Includes home of the World Famous Bean, Depot, Campus Info, Mail Services, and Campus Store.
Leadership Summit
-held at Frontier Ranch
-breath taking vistas
-wonderful amenities
-games room
-ropes course
-hot springs pool
-treetop swing called "The Screamer"


Crutcher Scott Field

  • Home to the Wildcats
  • Opened in 1996
  • Crutcher Scott Field is one of the finest facilities in all of college baseball.
  • 4,000 seats


Poly Wells Field

Dedicated to A.E.(Poly) and Zieta Wells in March 1997, after the death of Zieta's husband, A.E.


Wildcats had their first game here in April of the same year

Student Activities

Big Purple Marching Band

BPM is one of the largest co-ed organizations on campus. They perform at all home games.


Swing Cats

Swing Cats is a club that promotes and sustains interest in pre-1950 U.S. swing dance culture, including music, dress, and period-accurate dance styles.


Film Fest

A club determined to provide invaluable exposure to some of the top organizations in the film and mass-media around the world


How many students are at ACU? How do I get in?

Enrollment

ACU has 3,626 undergraduate students
44% are male and 56% are female


Enterance Requirements

SAT- 500+
GPA-2.25+


Credits

  • acu.edu
  • acusports.com
  • abilenevistors.com
  • degreedriven.com
  • greenreportcard.org
  • pearlhallofchampions.com
  • blogs.acu.edu