Saint Joseph’s UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Private Nonprofit regional Accreditation

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Affordability is calculated by subtracting average financial aid from total tuition and fees.

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$46,550

Avg tuition

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About Saint Joseph’s University

Saint Joseph’s University is a medium-sized private university located on an urban campus in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 7,362, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 75%. The university offers 74 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 81%, and a student-faculty ratio of 10:1. Tuition and fees for students are $46,550.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

75% 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 75%

Retention Rate 88%

Graduation Rate (High Graduation Rate) 81%

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 1120-1300

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 23-29

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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58%

Female Student Population

10:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

7k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

70%

Black

8%

Hispanic

7%

Unknown

6%

Non-U.S. Citizen

3%

Asian

3%

Two or more races

2%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

15% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid Breakdown

On average, students at this school receive more financial aid than students at other schools.

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Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

15%

State Grant Aid

11%

Institution Grant Aid

98%

Pell Grant

15%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $7,148
State Grant Aid $3,305
Institution Grant Aid $24,680
Pell Grant Aid $4,417
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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.