81%

Acceptance Rate

$16,911

Avg.Financial Aid

002464

FAFSA Code

About Fontbonne University

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

1,290

Website

https://www.fontbonne.edu

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

HLC

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Roman Catholic

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

Location & Contact

Address

6800 Wydown Blvd

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 3148623456
Fax: 3148623456
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Rankings

  • According to US News, the university ranks 72nd in 'Regional Universities-Midwest'. 

  • The university is also ranked at number 70 in 'Best Value Schools'.

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

N/A

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

81%

SAT Range

930 - 1150

ACT Range

18 - 24

Application Fee

$75

SAT/ACT

Required

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

Yes

If you’re looking for a values-based education that challenges you to achieve your highest potential, applying to the right Fontbonne program is your first step. 

Fontbonne University follows a selective admission process and it has an acceptance rate of 81%. The admission process begins with the application process which can be filled online. An applicant is evaluated on several parameters after submitting the form.

It is also important that a student maintain the SAT Range/ACT range of 930-1150/18-24. All the necessary documents along with the application must be sent to the university's admissions process.

The admission process at Fontbonne University has the following steps.

  • Submission of Online application form

  • Official high school transcripts Submission

  • Test scores submission

  • A self-statement of 300-500 words and resume. 

  • Acceptance letter

Before applying for Fontbonne, if you have any queries, you can visit the campus or contact the admission office. 

Address

6800 Wydown Boulevard

St. Louis, MO 63105

Contact

1-314-862-3456

1-800-205-5862

Mail

fbyou@fontbonne.edu

Working hours

Mon – Fri 8:00am – 4:30pm

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$21,861

Average Annual Cost

$25,980

Books And Supplies

$1,000

Other Fees

$360

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$9,846

Budget For Other Expenses

$4,796

Total One Year Cost

$41,982

A higher education enriches the community as well as the individual. Paying for tuition is never a waste of money.

Fontbonne University strives to keep a quality education within reach of all interested and qualified students. That is why the cost to attend FU is much lower than other private colleges of similar repute. 

The total one year cost comes out to be $41,982. The net price of Fontbonne is $21,861 while the average annual cost is $25,980.

The above costs includes the expenses such as - 

Books & Supplies - $1000

Room & Board - $9,846

Other Fees - $360.

For a further breakdown of the tuition costs, visit our tuition page.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Doctorate degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

10:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

74%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

N/A

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

N/A

Faculty Overview

35%

Male Professors

65%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Business Administration, Management...

39 Graduates

Special Education and Teaching

26 Graduates

Communication Disorders Sciences an...

21 Graduates

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

17 Graduates

Apparel and Textiles

15 Graduates

Psychology, General

14 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

14 Graduates

Social Work

13 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

11 Graduates

Human Resources Management and Serv...

11 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

9 Graduates

Biology, General

9 Graduates

Dietetics and Clinical Nutrition Se...

9 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

9 Graduates

Health Services/Allied Health/Healt...

9 Graduates

Behavioral Sciences

7 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

6 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences,...

6 Graduates

Health and Medical Administrative S...

6 Graduates

Marketing

6 Graduates

Veterinary Biomedical and Clinical...

5 Graduates

Intelligence, Command Control and I...

4 Graduates

Non-Professional General Legal Stud...

4 Graduates

Public Relations, Advertising, and...

3 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

2 Graduates

International/Global Studies

2 Graduates

Mathematics

2 Graduates

Sociology

2 Graduates

Visual and Performing Arts, General

2 Graduates

History

1 Graduates

Religion/Religious Studies

1 Graduates

Rhetoric and Composition/Writing St...

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

891

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

36%

Full-time

88%

Part-time

12%

Students Gender

Male

39%

US National: 44%

Female

61%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

69% White

2% Unknown

16% Black

2% Hispanic

4% Two or more races

5% Non Resident alien

2% Asian

0 American Indian/Alaska native

0 Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0

Unknown Location

14%

Out Of State

83%

In State

3%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$60,924 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 24% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

24%

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

$5,265/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $4,726/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$4,726/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Griffin

School Colors

purple and gold

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

129

Total Female Athletes

94

Intramural Sports

4

Sports Club

1

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Cheerleading-Dance Team

Cross Country

Golf

Lacrosse

Soccer

Tennis

Track and Field

Volleyball

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cheerleading-Dance Team

Cross Country

Golf

Soccer

Softball

Tennis

Track and Field

Volleyball

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

No

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$33,100/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$40,800/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0 $100,000

$19,125

$37,500

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$198 - 389

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

99%

Average Aid Per Year

$16,911

Students Receiving Federal Grants

31%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,550

Students Receiving State Aid

41%

Average Aid Per Year

$1,943

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

99%

Average Aid Per Year

$14,675

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$21,169

$30K - $48K

$21,285

$48K - $75K

$20,925

$75K - $110K

$15,407

> $110K

$14,060

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$7,926,177

The university provides financial assistance to students who need them. This assistance can be used to pay fees and meet other needs. Eligibility criteria for these schemes vary and range from academic performance and project submissions to the student’s financial condition and military service background.

The university provides such aids in the form of scholarships, loans, grants, and work-study opportunities.

Eligible students who wish to avail of these schemes are required to fill in the FAFSA and receive a Student Aid Report to determine their eligibility.

Fontbonne University federal school code is 002464.

The various financial aids provided at the institution include the following:

Gift Aid amounting to $16,911 to almost 99% of students.

Federal Grants amounting to $4,550 to 31% of the population.

State Aid amounting to $1,943 to almost 41% of applicants.

Institutional Aid of $14,675.

Fontbonne University Financial Aid Office

Hours of Operation
Monday – Friday
8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Contact
(314) 889-1414 (phone)
(314) 889-1457 (fax)

Email - fbufinaid@fontbonne.edu

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