Savannah State UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Savannah, Georgia Public Nonprofit regional Accreditation

This school is more affordable than other public schools.

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

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$5,743

Avg in-state tuition

$16,204

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About Savannah State University

Savannah State University is a small public university located on an urban campus in Savannah, Georgia. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 3,668, and admissions are highly selective, with an acceptance rate of 33%. The university offers 27 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 29%, and a student-faculty ratio of 17:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $5,743, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $16,204.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

33% 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 33%

Retention Rate 61%

Graduation Rate 29%

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 900-1030

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 16-19

Ways to Learn

On-campus
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Learning Environment

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

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62%

Female Student Population

17:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

4k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

Black

80%

Hispanic

9%

White

4%

Two or more races

4%

Non-U.S. Citizen

2%

Unknown

1%

Asian

0%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

78% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

78%

State Grant Aid

27%

Institution Grant Aid

38%

Pell Grant

78%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $5,402
State Grant Aid $4,488
Institution Grant Aid $8,346
Pell Grant Aid $4,850
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.