St Lawrence UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

Canton, NY

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$56,765

Avg tuition

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About St Lawrence University

School Type: Private

Status: Non-profit

Accreditation: Regional

Religious Affiliation: N/A 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.

St Lawrence University is a small private university located on a rural campus in Canton, New York. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 2,434, and admissions are very selective, with an acceptance rate of 42%. The university offers 34 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 84%, and a student-faculty ratio of 11:1. Tuition and fees for students are $56,765.

Admissions Breakdown

This school has a competitive acceptance rate.

This school is a little more selective about its students. Competitive acceptance schools welcome 15-50% of all applicants.

Acceptance Rate Insight

42% 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.

SAT & ACT

Students who attend this school typically have higher standardized test scores than students at other schools.

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SAT 25th-75th Percentile 1180-1350

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 26-31

Learning Environment

Student Body Stats

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

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2k

Students Enrolled

0%

Online Student Enrollment

11:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

Ways Students Can Learn

On-campus

Demographics

White

77%

Non-U.S. Citizen

9%

Hispanic

5%

Black

4%

Two or more races

2%

Asian

2%

Unknown

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

Information not available

Female student population

55%

Socio-economic diversity

23% of students received an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial 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

23%

State Grant Aid

22%

Institution Grant Aid

100%

Pell Grant

23%

Average Aid Awarded

Federal Grant Aid $5,638
State Grant Aid $3,063
Institution Grant Aid $34,625
Pell Grant Aid $4,731

Financial Outlook

$43k

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), [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.