47%

Acceptance Rate

$21,000

Avg.Financial Aid

001664

FAFSA Code

About University of St. Francis

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

3,927

Website

www.stfrancis.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

#N/A

Location & Contact

Address

500 N Wilcox St

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 8157403400
Fax:
Request Info

Rankings

To tackle the tough decision of choosing the right university, the ranking of a particular university helps the student in clearing their doubts regarding where they want to apply. The rankings of eductional institutions by Forbes and US News are considered a reliable source by applicants and experts. 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. However, University of St Francis 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.

47%

SAT Range

1030 - 1190

ACT Range

20 - 26

Application Fee

FALSE$

SAT/ACT

Required

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

None

The university is selective in taking in students. Moreover, admission to USF is moderately difficult. The students are required to submit a fee along with the admission form, in order to be considered for admission at University of St Francis. It is a non-refundable amount. If the SAT score of a student lies in the range of 1030-1220, it would improve her chances. A candidate, in order to take admission to University of St Francis, must score 23 in her ACTs. But, in certain cases, those having ACT scores less than 20 are also given admission. The application process can be completed online. However, if needed, one can also visit the office at 500 N Wilcox St, Joliet, Illinois 60435-6188, or call (815) 740-3400.

Annual Cost to Attend

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

$19,418

Average Annual Cost

$32,000

Books And Supplies

$800

Other Fees

$320

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

$9,544

Budget For Other Expenses

$3,000

Total One Year Cost

$45,664

Before applying to USF, 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 $46,965. The average annual tuition cost ($34,000), books and supplies ($800), room and boarding ($10,010), and budget for other expenses ($3,560) are all included in this cost. For students seeking financial assistance, the university offers a number of options.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Doctor's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

13:1

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

35%

Male Professors

65%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

109 Graduates

Health and Medical Administrative S...

50 Graduates

Biology, General

26 Graduates

Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facil...

23 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

19 Graduates

Management Sciences and Quantitativ...

17 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

16 Graduates

Psychology, General

15 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

13 Graduates

Marketing

12 Graduates

Social Work

12 Graduates

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

11 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

11 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

8 Graduates

Finance and Financial Management Se...

8 Graduates

Human Resources Management and Serv...

8 Graduates

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

8 Graduates

Mathematics

8 Graduates

Political Science and Government

8 Graduates

Special Education and Teaching

8 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

7 Graduates

Visual and Performing Arts, General

5 Graduates

Music

4 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences,...

3 Graduates

Computer Science

3 Graduates

History

2 Graduates

Natural Resources Conservation and...

2 Graduates

Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science...

1 Graduates

Computer/Information Technology Adm...

1 Graduates

Mathematics and Computer Science

1 Graduates

Mental and Social Health Services a...

1 Graduates

More

Student Body

Undergraduate Students

1,629

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

34%

Full-time

84%

Part-time

16%

Students Gender

Male

33%

US National: 44%

Female

67%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

60% White

1% Unknown

10% Black

20% Hispanic

3% Two or more races

3% Non Resident alien

3% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

10%

Out Of State

88%

In State

2%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

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

Median Household Income

$76,866 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 49% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

49%

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

N/A

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

Bernie the Saint Bernard

School Colors

brown and gold

Varsity Athletics Association

NAIA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Mid-States Football Association

Total Male Athletes

344

Total Female Athletes

204

Intramural Sports

N/A

Sports Club

N/A

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Bowling

Cross Country

Football

Golf

Soccer

Tennis

Track and Field

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Bowling

Cheerleading-Dance Team

Cross Country

Golf

Soccer

Softball

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

No

The university offers on-campus housing facilities to the students who wish to stay on the campus. At USF, $10,010 is the normal expense for on-campus housing, which a student will be needed to pay, each year. At University of St Francis, students are offered well-cooked food keeping in mind their health and nutritional requirements. Additionally, the university offers a wide assortment of dining and meal options to the students. The university considers the safety and security of its students to be paramount. At USF, campus safety and security features include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones and 24-hr escort safety rides. The university has enrolled around 34% male and 66% female students.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$44,100/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$53,100/year

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

$0$100,000

$18,522

$28,750

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.

$192 - 298

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

$21,000

Students Receiving Federal Grants

38%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,315

Students Receiving State Aid

39%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,598

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

96%

Average Aid Per Year

$17,716

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$24,197

$30K - $48K

$25,614

$48K - $75K

$23,762

$75K - $110K

$19,739

> $110K

$19,022

Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$2,807,422

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$3,093,802

In case the students at University of St Francis face any financial issues concerning the fees and cost of living, and find the same to be high, they can seek help from the financial aid department of the varsity. It focuses on settling the issues that students face, and candidates can be assisted with scholarships, grants, and student loans. At the university, the average federal grant comes to be around $5,430, whereas the financial aid is $20,251. The students at the university are provided with state aid and institutional aid. The state aid stands at $4,608, while the institutional aid is $20,251. At USF, the total amount of need-based scholarships/grants awarded to students stands at $2,807,422 per year. On the other hand, the total non-need-based scholarships/grants offered in a year add up to $3,093,802.

Other Colleges In Illinois

Near By Colleges

Lewis University
Lewis University

Romeoville, Illinois

41.6054, -88.079

Joliet Junior College (JJC)
Joliet Junior College (JJC)

Joliet, Illinois

41.5005, -88.181

Capri Beauty College
Capri Beauty College

New Lenox, Illinois

41.51, -87.9278

Other Private not-for-profit Colleges

Toccoa Falls College (TFC)
Toccoa Falls College (TFC)

Toccoa Falls, Georgia

Saint Leo University
Saint Leo University

Saint Leo, Florida

Independence University
Independence University

Salt Lake City, Utah