75%

Acceptance Rate

$22,481

Avg.Financial Aid

003366

FAFSA Code

About Saint Francis University

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

2,611

Website

www.francis.edu

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

MSCHE

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

#N/A

Location & Contact

Address

117 Evergreen Dr

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 8144723000
Fax: N/A
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Rankings

The ranking of a particular university helps a student decide where to apply, which is always a tough decision. The ranking of a university is a great way to gauge its performance on several factors like research excellence, the performance of its students after graduation, student experience, and academic success. Usually, the rankings by Forbes and US News are considered noteworthy by applicants and experts. Saint Francis University doesn't feature in the list of top colleges, according to the latest rankings of these two publications.

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.

75%

SAT Range

1040 - 1250

ACT Range

20 - 26

Application Fee

FALSE$

SAT/ACT

Recommended

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

Yes

The admission to Saint Francis University is fairly easy as the university takes in a few number of students. A non-refundable fee, along with the application form, is required to be deposited by the students, in order to complete the process. If the SAT score of a student lies in the range of 1030-1250, it would improve her chances. The average ACT score at Saint Francis University is 23. However, those getting an ACT score less than 20 might also be offered 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 117 Evergreen Dr, Loretto, Pennsylvania 15940. They can also call them at (814) 472-3000.

Annual Cost to Attend

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

$26,597

Average Annual Cost

$35,210

Books And Supplies

$2,000

Other Fees

$1,200

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

$12,290

Budget For Other Expenses

$3,000

Total One Year Cost

$53,700

Before applying to SFU, candidates must keep in mind the tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure. The annual full-time cost of attendance comes out to be approximately $57,618. This cost consists of the average annual tuition cost ($38,170), books and supplies ($2,000), room and boarding ($12,948), and budget for other expenses ($4,500). For students seeking financial assistance, the university offers a number of options.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

NA

Student:Faculty Ratio

14:1

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

76%

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

$243

Faculty Overview

45%

Male Professors

55%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Prof...

56 Graduates

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

46 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

35 Graduates

Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science...

35 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

23 Graduates

Psychology, General

22 Graduates

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

15 Graduates

Biology, General

15 Graduates

Health/Medical Preparatory Programs

13 Graduates

Chemistry

12 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

12 Graduates

Marketing

11 Graduates

Social Work

10 Graduates

Physiology, Pathology and Related S...

9 Graduates

Public Health

9 Graduates

Environmental/Environmental Health...

9 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

8 Graduates

Special Education and Teaching

7 Graduates

Behavioral Sciences

7 Graduates

Finance and Financial Management Se...

7 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

6 Graduates

Agricultural and Domestic Animal Se...

5 Graduates

Management Information Systems and...

5 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences,...

4 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

4 Graduates

Mathematics

4 Graduates

History

3 Graduates

Natural Resources Conservation and...

3 Graduates

Business/Managerial Economics

2 Graduates

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

2 Graduates

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Ot...

2 Graduates

Philosophy and Religious Studies, O...

1 Graduates

Political Science and Government

1 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

1 Graduates

Food Science and Technology

1 Graduates

Mechanical Engineering

1 Graduates

Philosophy

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

2,102

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

20%

Full-time

71%

Part-time

29%

Students Gender

Male

35%

US National: 44%

Female

65%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

83% White

5% Unknown

6% Black

1% Hispanic

2% Two or more races

1% Non Resident alien

2% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

8%

Unknown Location

27%

Out Of State

65%

In State

0%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

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

Median Household Income

$55,181 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 62% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

62%

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

$6,086/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $6,204/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$6,204/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Frankie the Friar

School Colors

red and white

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Northeast Conference

Total Male Athletes

N/A

Total Female Athletes

N/A

Intramural Sports

10

Sports Club

10

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

No

The university additionally offers an on-campus housing facility for students who wish to dwell nearby. A candidate will be needed to pay a normal expense of $12,948 per year for living on campus. The students at Saint Francis University have several dining and meal plan options to choose from. Moreover, the average meal plan costs around $6,204 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 and 24-hr escort safety rides. The university has enrolled around 36% male and 64% female students.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$44,800/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$52,200/year

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

$0$100,000

$26,383

$30,750

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.

$274 - 319

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.

100%

Average Aid Per Year

$22,481

Students Receiving Federal Grants

29%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,509

Students Receiving State Aid

33%

Average Aid Per Year

$3,403

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

100%

Average Aid Per Year

$20,075

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$27,358

$30K - $48K

$26,559

$48K - $75K

$24,952

$75K - $110K

$20,029

> $110K

$19,247

Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$4,614,176

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$4,412,606

As mentioned, if one finds the fees and cost of living at SFU 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 financial aid at Saint Francis University is around $21,307 and the federal grant is $5,178. Prospective students can benefit from state-level aid worth $3,243 as well as institutional aid worth $21,307. The total need-based scholarships/grants offered at SFU based on students' financial needs add up to $4,614,176 per year. Meanwhile, the total non-need-based scholarships/grants in a year come to around $4,412,606.

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