Salve Regina University School Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

Newport, RI

$42,220

Avg tuition

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About Salve Regina University

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.

Salve Regina University is a small private university located on a suburban campus in Newport, Rhode Island. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 2,771, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 75%. The university offers 48 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 76%, and a student-faculty ratio of 13:1. Tuition and fees for students are $42,220.

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

75% of students were accepted during the 2020-2021 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Test scores Recommended

High school rank Considered (not required)

High school GPA Required

Completion of college prep program Required

High school transcript Required

Letter of recommendation Required

Open admission No

Test of English as a foreign language (TOEFL) Required

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile Currently Unavailable

ACT 25th-75th Percentile Currently Unavailable

Learning Environment

Student Body Stats

This school has a student body of fewer than 5,000 students.

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3k

Students Enrolled

80%

Online Student Enrollment

13:1

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.
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Demographics

White

79%

Hispanic

8%

Unknown

6%

Black

2%

Two or more races

2%

Non-U.S. Citizen

2%

Asian

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Female student population

65%

Socio-economic diversity

17% of students received an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Online Programs

Offers Online Programs

Yes

Online Programs

15

Total Online Enrollment

2,205

Student Location Breakout

80% 20%

Percent of Programs Online

81% On-campus

19% Online

Types of Online Programs Offered

Certificates Not offered

Associate Not offered

Bachelor's Not offered

Graduate Certificate 40% online

Master's 31% online

Doctorate 75% online

Student Charges

Tuition and Required Fees

Student Level In-state Out-of-state
Undergraduate $42,220 $42,220
Graduate $11,250 $11,250

Cost of Undergraduate Attendance

Costs based on full-time, first-time, degree or certificate-seeking undergraduates for the 2020–2021 academic year.

Costs to Consider Price
Books and supplies $1,450
On-campus room and board $15,400
On-campus other expenses $3,400
Off-campus (not with family) room and board $11,180
Off-campus (not with family) other expenses $3,400
Off-campus (with family) other expenses $3,600

Total Undergraduate Cost

Total cost by category In-state Out-of-state
On-campus $62,470 $62,470
Off-campus without family $58,250 $58,250
Off-campus with family $47,270 $47,270

Financial Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

30%

State Grant Aid

3%

Institution Grant Aid

99%

Pell Grant

17%

Average Aid Awarded

Federal Grant Aid $3,665
State Grant Aid $1,435
Institution Grant Aid $24,755
Pell Grant Aid $4,609

Financial Outlook

$46k

Average salary 6 years after starting school

$27k

Average student debt after graduation

Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2020-2021]. In the absence of IPEDS 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.