Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota School Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

Winona, MN

$36,670

Avg tuition

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About Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota

School Type: Private

Status: Non-profit

Accreditation: Regional

Religious Affiliation: Catholic, Roman Catholic  While the student experience is largely unaffected at most schools with religious affiliations, some schools place more of an emphasis on religion. Learn how religious affiliations may impact students' experience.

Military Friendly: YesMilitary-friendly schools are Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges, offer the Yellow Ribbon Program, and have a dedicated point of contact to support veterans, military service members, and their families. Explore our college guide for service members and veterans to learn more.

Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota is a medium-sized private university located on a rural campus in Winona, Minnesota. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 5,548, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 92%. The university offers 92 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 64%, and a student-faculty ratio of 18:1. Tuition and fees for students are $36,670.

Admissions Breakdown

This school has a high acceptance rate.

This school accepts students at a higher rate than other schools. High acceptance schools welcome 51-100% of all applicants.

Acceptance Rate Insight

92% 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.

Test scores Required

High school rank Recommended

High school GPA Required

Completion of college prep program Recommended

High school transcript Required

Letter of recommendation Recommended

Open admission No

Test of English as a foreign language (TOEFL) Required

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 1030-1196

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 20-26

Learning Environment

Student Body Stats

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

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6k

Students Enrolled

33%

Online Student Enrollment

18:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

Ways Students Can Learn

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

Demographics

White

68%

Unknown

10%

Black

9%

Hispanic

5%

Asian

4%

Non-U.S. Citizen

2%

American Indian/Alaska Native

1%

Two or more races

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Female student population

66%

Socio-economic diversity

32% of students received an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Online Programs

Offers Online Programs

Yes

Online Programs

21

Total Online Enrollment

1,809

Student Location Breakout

33% 67%

Percent of Programs Online

86% On-campus

14% Online

Types of Online Programs Offered

Certificates Not offered

Associate Not offered

Bachelor's 7% online

Graduate Certificate 6% online

Master's 45% online

Doctorate Not offered

Financial Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

32%

State Grant Aid

31%

Institution Grant Aid

100%

Pell Grant

32%

Average Aid Awarded

Federal Grant Aid $5,215
State Grant Aid $5,852
Institution Grant Aid $23,322
Pell Grant Aid $3,920

Financial Outlook

$43k

Average salary 6 years after starting school

$22k

Average student debt after graduation

Resource

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.