Saginaw Valley State UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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University Center, Michigan Public Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$10,814

Avg in-state tuition

$25,401

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About Saginaw Valley State University

Saginaw Valley State University is a medium-sized public university located on a suburban campus in University Center, Michigan. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 8,251, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 73%. The university offers 67 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 44%, and a student-faculty ratio of 17:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $10,814, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $25,401.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

73% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate 73%

Retention Rate 74%

Graduation Rate 44%

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 980-1190

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 19-25

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.

Learning Environment

This school has a student body of between 5,000 and 15,000 students.

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63%

Female Student Population

17:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

8k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

76%

Black

8%

Hispanic

5%

Non-U.S. Citizen

5%

Two or more races

3%

Unknown

2%

Asian

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

36% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

36%

State Grant Aid

7%

Institution Grant Aid

95%

Pell Grant

36%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $4,626
State Grant Aid $1,195
Institution Grant Aid $5,379
Pell Grant Aid $4,443
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Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.