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Undergraduate Students:  978
Average Class Size: 16
Student-Faculty Ratio: 15:1
Students Receiving Aid: 99%
Average GPA: 3.14
Average ACT: 20

Olivet College

At Olivet College, it’s about who we include, not who we exclude. Creating opportunities for building inclusiveness is not only key to your success, it’s part of who we are. Olivet College “Comets” encompass a strong mix of urban, rural and socioeconomic backgrounds, and many are first-generation college students.  

Graduates become responsible, global citizens capable of creating change in the world and making a difference in the marketplace. They are sought-after leaders with a degree representing the confidence to be more and the conscience to do good. Students develop leadership skills through robust athletic teams, clubs, honor societies, leadership development institutes and more. All Comets receive a form of financial aid and are guaranteed the OC ADVANTAGE to help students maximize their return on investment. 

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Olivet College offers 32 academic majors including Exercise Science, Criminal Justice, and Business Administration.

The OC Comets compete in NCAA Division III athletics in the MIAA Conference.

Students participate in 30 clubs and organizations on campus.

The historic campus is located atop a gentle hillside just 30 miles southwest of Lansing.