Southern University at New OrleansSchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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New Orleans, Louisiana Public Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$7,169

Avg in-state tuition

$16,070

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About Southern University at New Orleans

Southern University at New Orleans is a small public university located on an urban campus in New Orleans, Louisiana. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 2,309, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 60%. The university offers 18 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 21%, and a student-faculty ratio of 21:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $7,169, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $16,070.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

60% 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 60%

Retention Rate 52%

Graduation Rate 21%

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile Currently Unavailable

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 15-18

Ways to Learn

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.

Learning Environment

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

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72%

Female Student Population

21:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

2k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

Black

84%

Unknown

10%

White

3%

Non-U.S. Citizen

2%

Hispanic

1%

Two or more races

Information not available

Asian

0%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

90% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

90%

State Grant Aid

90%

Institution Grant Aid

11%

Pell Grant

90%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $3,616
State Grant Aid $3,250
Institution Grant Aid $1,152
Pell Grant Aid $5,120
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.