St Lawrence University: Review & Facts

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St Lawrence University is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 2,475 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1856 and is one of the 2 colleges and schools located in Canton, New York.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
39
Fair
St Lawrence University will give you the option to earn a bachelor's degree, master's degree, or postmaster certificate.

St Lawrence University deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and has 39 majors. The most popular concentrations are Economics, Biology, Sociology and Anthropology, Psychology, and Political Science. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
89%
Good
It is important 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 good sign. However, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at St Lawrence University is high at 89% (well above New York average). Considering this statistic, apparently students love their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
11 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at St Lawrence University is very good: 81%. Approximately 15% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at St Lawrence University is good: 11:1. Find out more details about faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$49,500
High
Average tuition pricing is extremely high, $49,100 per year. The additional fees at St Lawrence University not covered by tuition are roughly $400; this totals $49,500 annually.

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

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
46%
According to recent data, 5,876 applications were submitted and 2,713 were accepted; so it is pretty hard to get admitted at this school.

St Lawrence University will consider accepting your dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at St Lawrence University is $60.00. The graduate application fee is $50.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at St Lawrence University and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (315) 229-5011 or check St Lawrence University Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$6,900
Medium
St Lawrence University provides study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at St Lawrence University, 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
F
Unsafe
St Lawrence University provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 2,400 students, which provides a good on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is reasonable, approximately $6,900 per year.

Army and Air Force ROTC programs are available at St Lawrence University. 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 obtained a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

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

St Lawrence University Location and Maps



Post Address: St Lawrence University, 23 Romoda Drive, Canton, New York 13617, USA
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