University of Missouri at St Louis

School Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

Saint Louis, MO

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

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$11,328

Avg in-state tuition

$29,970

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About University of Missouri at St Louis

School Type: Public

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.

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.

The University of Missouri at St Louis is a medium-sized public university located on a suburban campus in Saint Louis, Missouri. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 10,973, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 58%. The university offers 54 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 56%, and a student-faculty ratio of 19:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $11,328, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $29,970.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

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.

58% 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.

Retention Rate Insight

82% of full-time students stayed to continue their studies the following academic year. These students started in Fall 2019 and returned in Fall 2020.

Graduation Rate Insight

56% of students graduated out of all full-time, first-time students who began their studies in Fall 2014. Keep in mind many students who enroll are not typically first-time students, as most are adult learners. Therefore, the number of first-time students is traditionally low.

Test scores Considered (not required)

High school rank Required

High school GPA Required

Completion of college prep program Required

High school transcript Required

Letter of recommendation Considered (not required)

Open admission No

Test of English as a foreign language (TOEFL) Required

SAT & ACT

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 21-27

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 1090-1255

Learning Environment

Student Body Stats

This school has a student body of between 5,000 and 15,000 students.

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14k

Students enrolled

62%

Online student enrollment

19:1

Student to faculty ratio

Ways Students Can Learn

Online Check Bold
On-campus Check Bold
Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program. Check Bold
International Online classes are available for students around the world. Check Bold

Demographics

White

68%

Black

14%

Unknown

5%

Asian

4%

Hispanic

3%

Two or more races

2%

Non-U.S. Citizen

2%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Female student population

59%

Socio-economic diversity

44% of students received an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

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Online Programs

Offers Online Programs

Yes

Online Programs

27

Total Online Enrollment

8,618

Student Location Breakout

Percent of Programs Online

82% On-campus

18% Online

Types of Online Programs Offered

Certificates Check Bold 16% online

Associate X Bold Not offered

Bachelor's Check Bold 22% online

Graduate Certificate Check Bold 18% online

Master's Check Bold 15% online

Doctorate Check Bold 12% online

Student Charges

Tuition and Required Fees

Student Level In-state Out-of-state
Undergraduate $11,328 $29,970
Graduate $12,283 $30,154

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 $1,000
On-campus room and board $10,432
On-campus other expenses $4,738
Off-campus (not with family) room and board $10,608
Off-campus (not with family) other expenses $6,562
Off-campus (with family) other expenses $6,562

Total Undergraduate Cost

Total cost by category In-state Out-of-state
On-campus $27,498 $46,140
Off-campus without family $29,498 $48,140
Off-campus with family $18,890 $37,532

Financial Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

49%

State Grant Aid

49%

Institution Grant Aid

91%

Pell Grant

44%

Average Aid Awarded

Federal Grant Aid $5,782
State Grant Aid $2,290
Institution Grant Aid $11,172
Pell Grant Aid $5,040

Financial Outlook

$21k

Average student debt after graduation

$39k

Average salary 6 years after starting school

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