68%

Acceptance Rate

$26,720

Avg.Financial Aid

003368

FAFSA Code

About Saint Vincent College

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

1,867

Website

https://www.stvincent.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

Saint Vincent College is a private, Roman Catholic university located in Latrobe, PA. Saint Vincent College occupies a total area of about acres. The foundation of Saint Vincent College was laid down in the year 1846. Right now, the office of dean at the SVC is headed by John J. Smetanka. Keeping the pursuit of research, innovation, and excellence at the center, Saint Vincent College has been imparting quality education to its students. The motto of the varsity is Veri iustique scientia vindex and its official colors are blue, silver (academic) green and gold (athletic). In addition to over 1,560 undergraduate students, SVC also boasts of over 179 students in its postgraduate courses, taking the total enrollment to over 1,867 (2018). The school has an academic staff of 221 (2011) who teach various courses to the students. Interestingly, Saint Vincent College has an ethnically diverse student population. At SVC around 82% are white, 6% are Black or African American, and 5% belong to Hispanic ethnicity. And, at the university, around 98% of the students are 24 and under. When it comes to gender distribution at the varsity, around 47% of the students are females and 53% are males. The college has produced several achievers in its 174 years of existence and some of the notable alumni are Daniel Hugh Kelly (Actor), Herbert Boyer (Businessperson), Daniel Santiago (Basketball player), and Vern Foltz (American football player). The university boasts of a decent sports infrastructure, which helps in developing the personality of its students. A total of 164 programs, including both residential and online, are currently offered by SVC. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by ACBSP (Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs), and MSCHE (Middle States Commission on Higher Education). Saint Vincent College has around $109 million (2017) in endowment.

Location & Contact

Address

300 Fraser Purchase Rd

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 7245399761
Fax: 7245325069
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Rankings

The ranking of a particular college helps a student decide where to apply, which is always a tough decision. The ranking of universities by Forbes is done keeping in mind common metrics like acceptance rate, endowment, benefits, and SAT scores, among others. Moreover, Forbes has placed Saint Vincent College at the 467th position among other national universities.

Admissions

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

1st May

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

68%

SAT Range

1030 - 1230

ACT Range

18 - 26

Application Fee

$25

SAT/ACT

Required

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

Yes

Admission to the university is easy and the students are recommeded to make the most out of it. The varsity has 4 admission thresholds. The admission process starts by filling up the form and submitting a fee of $25. As per the past trends, the SAT score of a student must lie in the range of 1030-1240 to improve her chances. Notably, students securing ACT score less than 20 might also given admission but the average ACT score at Saint Vincent College is 23. As expected, the candidates can complete the process either online or by visiting the school's office at 300 Fraser Purchase Rd, Latrobe, Pennsylvania 15650-2690. To gather more information, they can call them at (724) 539-9761.

Annual Cost to Attend

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

$21,146

Average Annual Cost

$34,520

Books And Supplies

$1,300

Other Fees

$942

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

$11,817

Budget For Other Expenses

$1,750

Total One Year Cost

$50,329

Tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure are the next two things that a student should keep in mind before applying to SVC. The annual full-time cost of attendance comes out to be approximately $51,821. This cost includes the average annual tuition cost ($36,510), books and supplies ($1,350), room and boarding ($12,161), and budget for other expenses ($1,800). Students can also explore numerous financial aid options offered by the university.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Doctor's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

11:1

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

82%

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

$102

Faculty Overview

68%

Male Professors

32%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Biology, General

50 Graduates

Psychology, General

35 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

33 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

33 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

30 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences,...

24 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

24 Graduates

Criminology

22 Graduates

Marketing

21 Graduates

Engineering, General

20 Graduates

Mental and Social Health Services a...

13 Graduates

Political Science and Government

12 Graduates

Finance and Financial Management Se...

11 Graduates

History

11 Graduates

Natural Resources Conservation and...

11 Graduates

Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecu...

10 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

9 Graduates

Theological and Ministerial Studies

8 Graduates

Chemistry

7 Graduates

Mathematics

7 Graduates

Design and Applied Arts

6 Graduates

Physics

5 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

4 Graduates

Philosophy

4 Graduates

Sociology

4 Graduates

Clinical, Counseling and Applied Ps...

3 Graduates

Economics

3 Graduates

Anthropology

2 Graduates

Biomathematics, Bioinformatics, and...

2 Graduates

Biotechnology

2 Graduates

Business/Managerial Economics

2 Graduates

International Business

2 Graduates

Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

2 Graduates

Applied Mathematics

1 Graduates

Arts, Entertainment,and Media Manag...

1 Graduates

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

1 Graduates

Music

1 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

1,676

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

27%

Full-time

95%

Part-time

5%

Students Gender

Male

55%

US National: 44%

Female

45%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

84% White

3% Unknown

6% Black

3% Hispanic

2% Two or more races

1% Non Resident alien

1% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

25%

Out Of State

75%

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

$54,143 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 87% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

87%

Undergrads in College Housing

74%

Averege Housing Cost

$6,373/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $5,444/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$5,444/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Bearcats

School Colors

green and gold

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Presidents' Athletic Conference

Total Male Athletes

293

Total Female Athletes

115

Intramural Sports

10

Sports Club

5

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Cross Country

Football

Golf

Lacrosse

Soccer

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Track and Field

Volleyball

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Bowling

Cross Country

Golf

Lacrosse

Soccer

Softball

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Track and Field

Volleyball

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

The college 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 $12,161 per year for living on campus. Saint Vincent College has several dining and meal plan options for its students and the average meal plan at SVC costs around $5,444 per year. The college considers the safety and security of its students to be paramount. At SVC, campus safety and security features include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones, 24-hr escort safety rides and mobile campus emergency alert. The college has enrolled around 53% male and 47% female students.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$37,700/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$47,600/year

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

$0$100,000

$26,916

$27,000

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.

$279 - 280

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

$26,720

Students Receiving Federal Grants

32%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,545

Students Receiving State Aid

37%

Average Aid Per Year

$3,464

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

100%

Average Aid Per Year

$23,657

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$33,361

$30K - $48K

$32,344

$48K - $75K

$27,311

$75K - $110K

$25,127

> $110K

$22,057

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$7,954,783

As mentioned, if one finds the fees and cost of living at SVC 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. At the college, the average federal grant comes to be around $5,529, whereas the financial aid is $24,842. Prospective students can benefit from state-level aid worth $3,191 as well as institutional aid worth $24,842. The total non-need-based scholarships/grants offered to students at Saint Vincent College add up to $7,954,783 per year.

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