86%

Acceptance Rate

$30,404

Avg.Financial Aid

003621

FAFSA Code

About Saint Edwards University

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

4,301

Website

https://www.stedwards.edu

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SACSCOC

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

Located in Austin, Texas, Saint Edward's University is a private, Roman Catholic university. Out of total 4,447 students enrolled at SEU, 3,680 belong to undergraduate courses while 767 are postgraduate students. The school has an academic staff of 317 who teach various courses to the students. Around 92% of the students are 24 and under at Saint Edward's University. At SEU around 46% belong to Hispanic ethnicity, 36% are white, and 7% are Non-resident alien. And, when it comes to gender distribution at the varsity, around 62% of the students are females and 38% are males. Some of the notable alumni which the school has produced in its several years of existence are Luci Baines Johnson, Taj McWilliams-Franklin, Roger Metzger, and Salam Fayyad. The school believes in the all-round growth of the students and, hence encourages students to take part in several sporting activities, conducted inside the campus. Students taking admission here will notice that the university boasts of a decent sports infrastructure. A total of 210 programs, including both residential and online, are currently offered by SEU. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges.

Location & Contact

Address

3001 S Congress Ave

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 5124488400
Fax: 5124488492
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Rankings

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Admissions

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

Rolling Admissions

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

86%

SAT Range

1080 - 1270

ACT Range

22 - 27

Application Fee

$50

SAT/ACT

Recommended

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

Yes

The admission to Saint Edward's University is fairly easy as the university takes in a few number of students. The admission process starts by filling up the form and submitting a fee of $50. The SAT score in the range of 1060-1245 would boost a student's chances of securing admission. A candidate, in order to take admission to Saint Edward's University, must score 25 in her ACTs. But, in certain cases, those having ACT scores less than 22 are also given admission. The candidates can apply for the courses online. However, in case they need information or want to feel the vibes, they visit the school's office at 3001 S Congress Ave, Austin, Texas 78704-6489. They can also call them at (512) 448-8400.

Annual Cost to Attend

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

$26,927

Average Annual Cost

$44,678

Books And Supplies

$1,200

Other Fees

$750

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

$12,560

Budget For Other Expenses

$2,482

Total One Year Cost

$61,670

Before applying to SEU, candidates must keep in mind the tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure. The total one-year cost on a full-time basis would be somewhere around $63,940. This cost includes the average annual tuition cost ($47,440), books and supplies ($1,200), room and boarding ($12,774), and budget for other expenses ($2,526). Students can also explore numerous financial aid options offered by the university.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Master's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

15:1

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

79%

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

47%

Male Professors

53%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Psychology, General

74 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

69 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

64 Graduates

International/Global Studies

47 Graduates

Biology, General

46 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

41 Graduates

Marketing

36 Graduates

Finance and Financial Management Se...

33 Graduates

International Business

33 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

30 Graduates

Political Science and Government

30 Graduates

Rhetoric and Composition/Writing St...

27 Graduates

Design and Applied Arts

26 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

25 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

20 Graduates

Natural Resources Conservation and...

19 Graduates

Computer Science

17 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

17 Graduates

Radio, Television, and Digital Comm...

17 Graduates

History

14 Graduates

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Ot...

13 Graduates

Social Work

13 Graduates

Neurobiology and Neurosciences

12 Graduates

Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecu...

11 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

11 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

10 Graduates

Chemistry

9 Graduates

Special Education and Teaching

9 Graduates

Economics

8 Graduates

Entrepreneurial and Small Business...

8 Graduates

Film/Video and Photographic Arts

8 Graduates

Public Relations, Advertising, and...

8 Graduates

Homeland Security, Law Enforcement,...

7 Graduates

Philosophy

7 Graduates

Sociology

7 Graduates

Biomathematics, Bioinformatics, and...

5 Graduates

Criminology

5 Graduates

Mathematics

5 Graduates

Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

5 Graduates

Human Services, General

4 Graduates

Arts, Entertainment,and Media Manag...

3 Graduates

Management Information Systems and...

3 Graduates

Theological and Ministerial Studies

3 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences,...

2 Graduates

Religion/Religious Studies

2 Graduates

English Language and Literature/Let...

1 Graduates

Human Resources Management and Serv...

1 Graduates

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

1 Graduates

Public Administration

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

3,789

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

92%

Part-time

8%

Students Gender

Male

38%

US National: 44%

Female

62%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

36% White

1% Unknown

4% Black

44% Hispanic

3% Two or more races

8% Non Resident alien

3% Asian

1% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

17%

Out Of State

79%

In State

4%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

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

Median Household Income

$71,198 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 89% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

89%

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

$8,340/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $5,310/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$5,310/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Hilltoppers

School Colors

blue and gold

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

150

Total Female Athletes

130

Intramural Sports

15

Sports Club

21

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Cheerleading-Dance Team

Cross Country

Golf

Soccer

Tennis

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cheerleading-Dance Team

Cross Country

Golf

Soccer

Softball

Tennis

Volleyball

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

Students who want to enjoy the campus and lodging life can benefit from the on-campus housing facility provided by SEU. A candidate will be needed to pay a normal expense of $12,774 per year for living on campus. Saint Edward's University has several dining and meal plan options for its students and the average meal plan at SEU costs around $5,310 per year. The university considers the safety and security of its students to be paramount. At SEU, campus safety and security features include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones, 24-hr escort safety rides and mobile campus emergency alert. The university has enrolled around 38% male and 62% female students.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$38,300/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$46,500/year

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

$0$100,000

$22,250

$30,449

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.

$231 - 316

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.

96%

Average Aid Per Year

$30,404

Students Receiving Federal Grants

44%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,009

Students Receiving State Aid

38%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,116

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

93%

Average Aid Per Year

$27,162

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$38,589

$30K - $48K

$37,364

$48K - $75K

$34,212

$75K - $110K

$29,848

> $110K

$22,095

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$39,508,786

As mentioned, if one finds the fees and cost of living at SEU to be on the higher side, the financial aid department of the varsity would be of huge assistance. They can assist students with scholarships, grants, and student loans as well. The average federal grant that comes from the university is around $5,213, whereas the financial aid is $28,156. Prospective students can benefit from state-level aid worth $4,348 as well as institutional aid worth $28,156. The total non-need-based scholarships/grants offered to students at Saint Edward's University add up to $39,508,786 per year.

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