Aakash Shah 2010

Aakash K. Shah, Class of 2010, a Harvard Medical School student, received The Rhodes Scholarship upon graduating from Ursinus College. Read about Shah’s journey toward achieving The Rhodes Scholarship and how his undergraduate research experience guided him. Read more.


More than 90% of recent graduates are employed or pursuing advanced degrees or fellowships.

View Complete 2012 Outcomes / Destinations Report 


The Office of Career and Professional Development provides resources to support the career development of Ursinus students at all stages of their education.

Outcomes for the Class of 2012

Our graduation rate is higher than the national average. The Career Services Office surveys each graduating class six months following graduation. For the Class of 2012, post graduate status information was obtained for 382 individuals or 82 percent.

257 graduates (67.3 percent) reported being employed, and 15 of those were also attending graduate school. 92 graduates (24.3 percent) were pursuing advanced study at graduate or professional schools, and 16 (3.9 percent) were doing a fellowship or service year.

Graduation Survey