• Address: 400 South Orange Ave South Orange, NJ 07079

  • Phone Number: (973) 761-9000

  • Website: http://online.shu.edu/

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About Seton Hall University

Seton Hall University is a private not-for-profit university, was founded in the year 1856, located in the town of South Orange of New Jersey. It’s a Roman Catholic University.

Seton Hall University is listed alongside Harvard, MIT, and others in the Ivy League schools.

Seton Hall university accreditation is Regional Accreditation. It was accredited by Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools (MSACS).

Seton Hall University Ranking:

  • Seton Hall University is ranked 124th in the National Universities by U.S. News & World Report.

  • Seton Hall University is ranked 90th in the High School Counselor Rankings.

  • Seton Hall University is ranked 109th in Business Programs.

  • Seton Hall University is ranked 94th in Best Online Graduate Nursing Programs.

  • Seton Hall University School of Law is ranked 11th in Best Part-Time Law Program by U.S. News & World Report.

  • Ranked number 8 in Online Colleges in New Jersey.

Seton Hall University Tuition and Financial Aid:

  • Seton Hall University tuition is affordable as its not-for-profit University and high quality as it’s a private university.

  • Tuition fees for the undergraduate programs are 19,950 USD for 12 or more credits and 1,220 USD per additional credit for more than 18 credits.

  • To support students with their educational expenses, Seton Hall University has been providing various means of financial aids, they may be in the form of grants, loans, discounts, and scholarships.

  • Students of Seton Hall can also apply for Federal Aid (FAFSA) using the school code.

  • Seton Hall University also has a program for veterans, Veteran Educational Benefits, to help them financially.

Seton Hall University Acceptance Rate:

Seton Hall University acceptance rate is 67%. In other words, for every 100 students who apply for Seton Hall University admissions, 67 of them are admitted. The acceptance rate is reduced from 79% to 67%, which means that quality of the university and its selection has increased.

Seton Hall University Overview

Institution Type

(4 Years) Private Not-For-Profit
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Headquartered at

South Orange, New Jersey

FAFSA/Federal School Code

002632
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Institutional Accreditation

MSCHE
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Programmatic Accreditation

NASPAA, CAHME, CCNE, NCATE

Religious Affiliation

Roman Catholic
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What are Religious Affiliated Colleges and Universities?

Historically Black College or University

No

Facilities

Financial Aid, Veterans Friendly , Military Friendly, Yellow Ribbon Program, G.I Bill

Data Source: http://online.shu.edu/, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS, Federal Student Aid, CHEA.

Seton Hall University Statistics

Key Statistics
Acceptance Rate 67 %
Student Faculty Ratio 13: 1
Retention Rate Full Time: 85 % Part Time: 50 %
Total Population 9,836
Student Population Full Time: 7,170 Part Time: 2,666
Gender Division Male: 44 % Female: 56 %
Admission Statistics Male Female
Total Applicants - 15,427 6,414 9,013
Total Applicants Admitted - 10,321 4,515 5,806
Applicants Enrolled - 1,243 623 620
Full time Applicants Enrolled - 1,240 622 618
Part Time Applicants Enrolled - 3 1 2

Graduation Rate

The College Monk

Male: 61 %

The College Monk

Female: 66 %

Total Graduation Rate: 64 %

Graduation rate with bachelors degree completed

Race & Ethnicity

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2016.

Seton Hall University Majors and Online Programs

Schools and Colleges in Seton Hall University

College of Arts and Sciences

Majors available

Literature Health Science

College of Education and Human Services

Majors available

Education Arts

School of Medicine

Majors available

Aviation

College of Nursing

Majors available

Nursing

College of Communication and The Arts

Majors available

Literature

W. Paul Stillman School of Business

Majors available

Business Management

School of Diplomacy and International Relations

Majors available

Business Management

Seton Hall Law

Majors available

Sociology

School of Health and Medical Sciences

Majors available

Health Science

Immaculate Conception Seminary School of Theology

Majors available

Behavioral Sciences

Seton Hall University Admissions and Application Requirement

Admission Requirements
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Required
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Required

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2016.

Application Fee
Undergraduate Application Fee $55
Graduate Application Fee $75

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2017.

Admission test scores (SAT/ACT)
Number of students submitting SAT scores 1,041
Number of students submitting ACT scores 410
Percent of students submitting SAT scores 84%
Percent of students submitting ACT scores 33%
SAT Math 565 average 520 - 610 range
SAT Critical Reading 580 average 540 - 620 range
ACT Composite 25 average 23 - 27 range

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2015-2016.


Seton Hall University Financial Aid and Scholarships

Federal Aid

Federal Grants Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Pell Grant $4,776 Undergraduate Student, U.S Citizen or an Eligible Non- Citizen. June 30th, 2019
Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant $6,464 Undergraduate student,Eligible for Federal Pell Grant,Enrolled atleast half-time. June 30th, 2019
Federal Financial Aid Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Federal Work-Study $5,469 U.S. citizen or an eligible noncitizen. Maintain satisfactory academic progress. June 30th, 2019
Federal Loans Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Direct Subsidized Loan $5,469 U.S citizen or an eligible noncitizen, Enrolled at least half-time. June 30th, 2019
Direct Unsubsidized Loan $5,469 U.S citizen or an eligible noncitizen, Enrolled at least half-time. June 30th, 2019
Direct PLUS Loan $5,469 U.S citizen or an eligible noncitizen, Enrolled at least half-time, Should not have an adverse credit history. June 30th, 2019
Federal Nursing Faculty Loan Program $5,469 Students enrolled in an advanced education nursing program. June 30th, 2019
Federal Perkins Loan $5,469 U.S citizen or an eligible noncitizen, Enrolled at least half-time, Demonstrated Financial need. June 30th, 2019

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

State Aid

State Grants Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
NJ Tuition Aid Grant $10,518 NJ residents enrolled full time as an undergraduate. September 15th, 2018
NJ Educational Opportunity Fund Grant $10,518 NJ residents from educationally and economically disadvantaged backgrounds enrolled at an NJ college September 15th, 2018

Data Source: http://online.shu.edu/, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Institutional Aid

Institutional Grants Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
SHU Need-Based Grant $20,805 Undergraduate students enrolled at least 12credit hours, Demonstrated financial need. Varies
Institutional Scholarships Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Alumni Scholarship $20,805 Incoming freshman and incoming transfers who are the children, grandchildren or siblings of alumni. January 15th, 2019
Chicago Alumni Memorial Scholarship $20,805 Minimum of at least a 3.0 GPA and an 1170 SAT (new) or 23 ACT. January 15th, 2019
Dan Barney Memorial Scholarship $20,805 Minimum of at least a 3.0 GPA and an 1170 SAT (new) or 23 ACT. January 15th, 2019
Joseph W. Cardinal Tobin Scholarship $20,805 Pell-eligible, first-generation, incoming freshmen attending a Catholic high school in the Archdiocese of Newark January 15th, 2019
Forensics, Speech and Debate Scholarship $20,805 Incoming freshman and incoming transfers who will participate in Seton Hall's Brownson Speech and Debate Team. January 15th, 2019
Martin Luther King Jr. Scholarship $20,805 Incoming freshman and incoming international freshmen who have outstanding academic records. January 15th, 2019
Murray Scholarship $20,805 Incoming freshman and incoming international freshmen with outstanding records of academic achievement. January 15th, 2019

Data Source: http://online.shu.edu/, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Military Aid

Military Financial Aid Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Yellow Ribbon Program $21,371 Honorably Discharged from the military. Served 30 days after Sep10,2001. Varies

Data Source: http://online.shu.edu/, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Federal Aid based on family income

Family Income Average Federal Aid per year
Under $30,000 $19,877
$30,001 - $48,000 $21,362
$48,001 - $75,000 $26,916
$75,001 - $110,000 $30,131
Over $110,000 $32,116

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Federal, State or Institutional Aid Awarded Percent Avg Amount per year
Undergraduate students awarded Pell grants 28% $4,677
Federal, State or Institutional aid awarded for Full-time, first-time undergraduates 98% $23,572
Federal Grant awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 28% $5,302
Institutional Grant awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 98% $20,197
Students Loans awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 58% $10,050
Federal Students Loans awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 56% $5,428
Average aid awarded as grant or scholarship $ 27,864
Military Aid
Tuition Policies for Veterans and Military https://https://www13.shu.edu/offices/financial-aid/veterans-benefits.cfm
Post-9/11 GI Bill Award Number of Students Amount per year
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits 78 $16,226
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - undergraduate students 39 $20,197
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - graduate students 39 $12,254

Data Source: http://online.shu.edu/, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

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