St. Mary’s UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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San Antonio, Texas Private Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$32,140

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About St. Mary’s University

St. Mary’s University is a small private university located on an urban campus in San Antonio, Texas. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 3,513, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 79%. The university offers 41 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 60%, and a student-faculty ratio of 11:1. Tuition and fees for students are $32,140.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

79% 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 79%

Retention Rate 74%

Graduation Rate 60%

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 1040-1220

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 21-26

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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56%

Female Student Population

11:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

4k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

Hispanic

61%

White

22%

Non-U.S. Citizen

5%

Unknown

4%

Black

4%

Asian

3%

Two or more races

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

43% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid 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

43%

State Grant Aid

45%

Institution Grant Aid

100%

Pell Grant

43%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $5,391
State Grant Aid $3,915
Institution Grant Aid $18,244
Pell Grant Aid $4,838
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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.