46%

Acceptance Rate

$34,706

Avg.Financial Aid

002829

FAFSA Code

About St Lawrence University

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

2,522

Website

www.stlawu.edu

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MSCHE

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

Not applicable

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

Yes

Located in Canton, New York, St Lawrence University is a private university. Interestingly, St Lawrence University has an ethnically diverse student population. At SLU around 77% are white, 9% are Non-resident alien, and 5% belong to Hispanic ethnicity. And, at the university, around 100% of the students are 24 and under. When it comes to gender distribution at the varsity, around 55% of the students are females and 45% are males. Some of the notable alumni which the school has produced in its several years of existence are Kirk Douglas, Susan Collins, Viggo Mortensen, and Lorrie Moore. The school believes in the all-round growth of the students and therefore, encourages students to take part in several sporting activities, conducted inside the campus. Further, it boasts of a decent sports infrastructure. SLU offers a total of 84 undergraduate and graduate programs, including both residential and online. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education.

Location & Contact

Address

23 Romoda Drive

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 3152295011
Fax: 3152295818
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Rankings

The ranking of a particular university helps a student decide where to apply, which is always a tough decision. Usually, the rankings of colleges/universities by Forbes and US News are considered trustworthy by applicants and experts. However, St Lawrence University doesn't feature in the list of top colleges, according to the latest rankings of these two publications. Generally, 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.

Admissions

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

FALSE

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

46%

SAT Range

1190 - 1355

ACT Range

27 - 30

Application Fee

$60

SAT/ACT

Required

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

FALSE

Admission to SLU is moderately difficult. However, the university is selective in taking in students. The admission process starts by filling up the form and submitting a fee of $60. As per the past trends, the SAT score of a student must lie in the range of 1180-1350 to improve her chances. A candidate, in order to take admission to St Lawrence University, must score 28 in her ACTs. But, in certain cases, those having ACT scores less than 26 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 23 Romoda Drive, Canton, New York 13617. They can also call them at (315) 229-5011.

Annual Cost to Attend

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

$33,580

Average Annual Cost

$54,454

Books And Supplies

$750

Other Fees

$392

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

$14,134

Budget For Other Expenses

$900

Total One Year Cost

$70,630

The next two things to keep in mind before applying to SLU are 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 $69,105. The average annual tuition cost ($56,765), books and supplies ($750), room and boarding ($14,630), and budget for other expenses ($900) are all included in this cost. If it sounds unaffordable to the applicant, there are numerous financial aid options available that they can explore.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Master'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.

89%

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

50%

Male Professors

50%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Business/Commerce, General

105 Graduates

Economics

101 Graduates

Psychology, General

60 Graduates

Political Science and Government

52 Graduates

Social Sciences, Other

42 Graduates

Biology, General

40 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

37 Graduates

History

35 Graduates

Sociology

35 Graduates

Mathematics

34 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

30 Graduates

Neurobiology and Neurosciences

21 Graduates

International/Global Studies

19 Graduates

Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

19 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences,...

18 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

15 Graduates

Natural Resources Conservation and...

14 Graduates

Philosophy

13 Graduates

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

12 Graduates

Chemistry

11 Graduates

Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosc...

10 Graduates

Music

10 Graduates

Statistics

10 Graduates

Ecology, Evolution, Systematics, an...

9 Graduates

Anthropology

6 Graduates

Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecu...

5 Graduates

Foreign Languages, Literatures, and...

4 Graduates

Physics

4 Graduates

Religion/Religious Studies

2 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

2,441

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

18%

Full-time

99%

Part-time

1%

Students Gender

Male

45%

US National: 44%

Female

55%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

78% White

1% Unknown

3% Black

5% Hispanic

2% Two or more races

9% Non Resident alien

2% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

55%

Out Of State

36%

In State

9%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

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

Median Household Income

$68,739 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and N/A of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

N/A

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

$7,614/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around N/A.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

N/A

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Saints

School Colors

scarlet and brown

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Upstate Collegiate Athletic Association

Total Male Athletes

424

Total Female Athletes

310

Intramural Sports

9

Sports Club

25

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Cross Country

Crew-Rowing

Equestrian

Football

Golf

Ice Hockey

Lacrosse

Skiing-Snowboarding

Soccer

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Track and Field

Squash

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cross Country

Crew-Rowing

Equestrian

Field Hockey

Golf

Ice Hockey

Lacrosse

Skiing-Snowboarding

Soccer

Softball

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Track and Field

Volleyball

Squash

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

On-campus housing facilities are offered to the students who wish to remain nearby. At SLU, $14,630 is the normal expense for on-campus housing, which a student will be needed to pay, each year. St Lawrence University has several dining and meal plan options for its students and the average meal plan at SLU costs around $6,520 per year. There are around 45% male and 55% female students enrolled at the university.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$39,500/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$50,100/year

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

$0$100,000

$23,351

$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.

$242 - 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

$34,706

Students Receiving Federal Grants

22%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,632

Students Receiving State Aid

21%

Average Aid Per Year

$2,974

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

100%

Average Aid Per Year

$32,825

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$57,184

$30K - $48K

$53,879

$48K - $75K

$48,238

$75K - $110K

$42,502

> $110K

$29,443

Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$55,490,557

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$19,348,130

The financial aid department of St Lawrence University helps students by assisting them with scholarships, grants, and student loans in the event that they find the fees and the cost of living at the campus to be expensive. The average federal grant that comes from the university is around $5,638, whereas the financial aid is $34,625. The university provides financial assistance in the form of state-level aid worth $3,063 and institutional aid worth $34,625. The need-based scholarships awarded to students admitted to St Lawrence University amount to $55,490,557 per annum. Meanwhile, the total non-need-based scholarships/grants awarded in a year total $19,348,130.

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