St. Bonaventure University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - Very GoodQuality: Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - BadCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Poor
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St. Bonaventure University is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 2,330 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1858 and is the only institution located in Saint Bonaventure, New York.

St. Bonaventure University is affiliated with Roman Catholic Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
45
St. Bonaventure University will give you the option to earn a bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, or postmaster certificate.

St. Bonaventure University implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 45 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Management, Business, Communication and Journalism, and Psychology. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges.
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a positive sign. However, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
81%
St. Bonaventure University student retention rate is high at 81% (above New York average). Considering this statistic, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at St. Bonaventure University is average - 67%.

Student to faculty ratio at SBU is pretty good - 13:1. Find out more on faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$28,800
Average tuition price is very high, about $27,800 annually. The additional fees at SBU not covered by tuition are approximately $1,000, which makes it a total of $28,800 a year.

Read the details about St. Bonaventure University additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
79%
According to recent data, 2,456 applications were submitted and 1,942 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to be accepted at this school.

This college will consider accepting your dual credits and advanced placement credits for admission.

Read the details about admissions as well applicants test score statistics at SBU in the Admissions and Tests report for this institution.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$5,300
St. Bonaventure University offers a distance learning option, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a wonderful option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at SBU, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
D-
St. Bonaventure University provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates roughly 1,700 students, which offers a viable on-campus housing option. The room price is reasonable, approximately $5,300 per year.

Army ROTC programs are available at SBU. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have received a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime data, St. Bonaventure University appears to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

St. Bonaventure University Location and Maps



Post Address: St. Bonaventure University, 3261 W. State Road, Saint Bonaventure, New York 14778, USA
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