About Barry University
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Barry University is a private Catholic institution located in the mid of the Miami Shores, Florida. The university was founded in the year 1940 by the Adrian Dominican Sisters, it's one among the most important Catholic universities within the Southeast and is within the territory of the Archdiocese of Miami.
The university offers more than hundred-degree programs, from bachelors to doctorate degrees, in six schools and two colleges.
Barry University has 7,186 students enrolled for various degrees from different parts of the world. The university's campus has fifty-four buildings, a branch campus in Tallahassee, a school of law in Orlando, and 50,000 alumni.
The college was renamed and got its university recognization on 13th November 1981. Barry University is continuously sponsored by the Dominican Sisters of Adrian, Michigan from the day of inauguration. It is an independent organization and has an independent Board of Trustees.
Barry University features a campus in Orlando containing the Dwayne O. Andreas School of Law and a campus in SP that has another branch of its Physician Assistant Program. Barry University also features a campus on the island of St. Croix, where the third branch of its Physician Assistant Program is located.
The Monsignor William Barry University Memorial Library contains more than 710,000 items, including 2,600 periodical titles, 5,000 audiovisual items, 150 electronic databases, and an "excellent Catholic American collection." The library also contains a set of documents concerning Operation Pedro Pan.
The university offers more than 60 traditional undergraduate programs, accelerated bachelor's programs designed specifically for working adults, and more than 50 graduate programs (many of these with evening/weekend classes) in 9 schools.
The SSC sponsors championships in 14 sports for men and women: baseball, men's and women's basketball, men's and women's cross country, men's and women's golf, rowing, men's and women's soccer, softball, men's and women's tennis, and women's volleyball.
Barry University Accreditation
BU is recognized and is nationally recognized by the Southern Association of College and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to offer various degree programs.
As per Forbes, Barry University has secured the following rankings -
641 - Top Colleges 2017
390 - In Private Colleges
258 - In Research Universities
169 - In The South
371 - In Grateful Grads
Annual Cost to Attend
Average Annual Cost
The 2020 undergraduate tuition & fees of Barry University are $30,014 for their students and the 2020 graduate school tuition & fees are $17,910.
After receiving the financial aid, the net price for Barry University comes to $19,293 excluding books and supplies amounting to $1,500 while it cost $314 and $11,100 towards other fees and room & board.
At the present published rates, estimated total tuition, fees and living expense price for a 4-year baccalaureate at Barry University is over $150,000 for college kids graduating in normal time.
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Highest Degree Offered
36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.
Median Household Income
$58,622 per year
Campus Emergency Phones
Mobile Campus Emergency Alert
The university additionally offers an on-campus housing facility for students who wish to dwell nearby. The normal expense for on-campus housing is $11,474 per year. The students at Barry University have several dining and meal plan options to choose from. Moreover, the average meal plan costs around $4,270 per year. To ensure the safety and security of students, the university has a number of campus safety and security measures in place. Some of these features include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones, 24-hr escort safety rides and mobile campus emergency alert. The university has enrolled around 37% male and 63% female students.
Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation
Students Receiving Gift Aid
Average Aid Per Year
Students Receiving Federal Grants
Average Aid Per Year
Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income
$30K - $48K
$48K - $75K
$75K - $110K
Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants
Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants
The financial aid department of the university is committed to providing students with the necessary financial assistance to help pay for education.
The FAFSA form should be filled by the students who are looking for financial aid in order to know the financial aid eligibility of a student.
Barry University federal school code is 001466.
99% of Barry University students received grant aid. The average total aid amount was $22,331. 58% of students received aid in the form of Pell Grants from the U.S. Federal Government. The average Pell Grant award is $4,441.
The second consideration after understanding the value of the school is determining the way to finance it. Some students are fortunate enough to possess some sort of family financial assistance, but student loans find yourself financing a big portion of upper education within the U.S. 71% of Barry University students receive U.S. Federal Student Loans with an average annual Federal Loan aid amount of $5,375.
Over 90% of our student body receives some form of financial assistance. Our office manages approximately $150 million in student financial aid for eligible students, from a variety of sources. You can afford the benefits of a private college education.