Our Lady of the Lake University

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School Overview

Located in San Antonio, Texas, Our Lady of the Lake University is a private, Catholic coed college that offers undergraduate and graduate degree programs for aspiring students. The university was founded by the Sisters of the Congregation of Divine Providence in 1895. The Texas chapter of the Sisters originated in Lorraine, France during the 18th century as a religious institution which still sponsors the school today.

The university offers bachelor’s degree programs in 33 different discipline areas. Master’s degrees are offered in 14 disciplines and the university offers two doctoral programs. In addition to traditional, weekday classes, Our Lady of the Lake University offers weekend and online classes as well. Weekend classes are also available via the Houston and Harlingen campuses.

General Information

Admission Office

411 Southwest 24th Street

San Antonio, TX 78207-4689

(210) 434-6711

(800) 436-6558

Fax: (210) 431-4036

Contact: Michael Acosta

Vice President, Enrollment Management

Main Address

411 Southwest 24th Street

San Antonio, TX 78207-4689

(210) 434-6711

www.ollusa.edu

www.onlineprograms.ollusa.edu/

Size

Total undergrads: 1,563

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 306

Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,546

Graduate enrollment: 1,079

Setting

Urban setting

Very large city (over 500,000)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:

Bachelor’s

Master’s

Doctoral

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $25

Online application fee: $25

Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 51%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 53%

Admissions Considerations

Secondary school GPA: Required

Secondary school rank: Recommended

Secondary school record: Required

Recommendations: Required

Admission test scores (SAT/ACT): Required

College-prep program completed: Recommended

TOEFL: Required

Undergraduate Admissions Fall 2011

Number of Applicants: 1,883

Percent Admitted: 55%

Percented Admitted Who Enrolled: 23%

Test Scores: Fall 2011

SAT Critical Reading

  • 420 (25th Percentile)
  • 520 (75th Percentile)

SAT Math

  • 400 (25th Percentile)
  • 500 (75th Percentile)

ACT Composite

  • 16 (25th Percentile)
  • 21 (75th Percentile)

ACT English

  • 14 (25th Percentile)
  • 20 (75th Percentile)

ACT Math

  • 16 (25th Percentile)
  • 22 (75th Percentile)

Enrollment Statistics

 

Undergraduate Attendance Status

Undergraduate Student Gender

 

Undergraduate Student Age

Undergraduate Student Residence

 

Graduate Attendance Status

 

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Retention and Graduation Rates

 

Retention Rates for First-Time Students Pursuing Bachelor’s Degrees

Overall Graduation and Transfer-Out Rates for Students

 

Graduation Rates for Students Pursuing Bachelor’s Degrees

 

6-Year Graduation Rate by Gender for Students Pursuing Bachelor’s Degrees

 

6-Year Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity for Students Pursuing Bachelor’s Degrees

Tuition & Fees

Estimated Expenses for Academic Year2008-’092009-’102010-’112011-’12% change 2010-’12
Tuition and fees$19,116$20,232$20,824$21,900+5.17%
Books and Supplies$1,000$1,200$1,200$1,2000.00%
Living Arrangement – On Campus
Room and Board$5,838$6,238$6,538$6,838+4.59%
Other$3,250$3,300$3,300$3,3000.00%
Living Arrangement – Off Campus
Room and Board$5,838$6,238$6,538$6,838+4.59%
Other$3,250$3,300$3,300$3,3000.00%
Total Expenses2008-’092009-’102010-’112011-’12% change 2010-’12
In-state On Campus$29,204$30,970$31,862$33,238+4.32%
In-state Off Campus$29,204$30,970$31,862$33,238+4.32%
In-state with Family$20,116$21,432$22,024$23,100+4.89%
Average Graduate School Tuition & Fees
Tuition for In-state Students$12,600
In-state Student Fees$500
Tuition for Out-of-state Students$12,600
Out-of-state Student Fees$500

Financial Aid

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students
Type of AidStudentsPercentAmountAverage Per Student
All students financial aid305100%
Grant or scholarship aid305100%$5,132,161$16,827
• Federal grants20467%$1,188,548$5,826
• Pell grants20467%$776,182$3,805
• Other federal grants15751%$412,366$2,627
Local and state government scholarships or grantss23978%$985,543$4,124
Institutional scholarships or grants30499%$2,958,070$9,730
Student loan financial aid22072%$1,219,257$5,542
• Federal student loans21771%$1,185,817$5,465
• Other student loans31%$33,440$11,147

All Degrees and Programs

Program Completions for Most Recent YearBA/BSMA/MSDoctorAA/ASCERT
Grand Total of All Programs28730516-6
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies-----
Hispanic-American, Puerto Rican, and Mexican-American/Chicano Studies-----
Biological and Biomedical Sciences13----
Biology/Biological Sciences, General13----
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services6210712--
Accounting9----
Accounting and Finance-33---
Business Administration and Management, General3148---
Finance, General1----
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General7----
International Business/Trade/Commerce6----
Marketing, Other6----
Non-profit/Public/Organizational Management-10---
Organizational Leadership21612--
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs12----
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other12----
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services106---
Computer and Information Sciences, General10----
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance-6---
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications-----
Education3153--6
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services-7--5
Curriculum and Instruction-27---
Early Childhood Education and Teaching-----
Education, General1----
Educational Administration and Supervision, Other-2--1
Elementary Education and Teaching-1---
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching-6---
Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching29----
Secondary Education and Teaching-4---
Special Education and Teaching, General16---
English Language and Literature/Letters48---
English Language and Literature, General48---
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics2----
Spanish Language and Literature2----
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General2242---
Communication Sciences and Disorders, General2228---
Health/Health Care Administration/Management-14---
History3----
History, General3----
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services9----
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies9----
Human Services, General1915---
Social Work1915---
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities27----
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies27----
Library Science-6---
Library Science, Other-6---
Mathematics and Statistics2----
Mathematics, General2----
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies4----
Kinesiology and Exercise Science4----
Physical Sciences2----
Chemistry, General2----
Psychology39494--
Psychology, General39494--
Social Sciences5----
Political Science and Government, Other2----
Social Sciences, General-----
Sociology3----
Visual and Performing Arts8----
Art/Art Studies, General4----
Drama and Dramatics/Theater Arts, General1----
Music, General3----
Work and Family Studies1319---
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, General1319---
Above data represent first majors only.
(-) Indicates that program is not offered at this award level.

Undergraduate Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General B

Drama/Theater Arts B

Music – General B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B

Business Administration/Management B

Human Resources Management B

Marketing Management B

Nonprofit Management B

Communications & Journalism

Broadcast Journalism B

Communications/Rhetoric B

Journalism B

Public Relations B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer/Information Sciences – General B

Education

Education of Speech Impaired B

Kindergarten/Preschool Education B

Special Education B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

Family & Consumer Sciences

Family/Consumer Sciences – Business B

Foreign Language & Literature

Spanish B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Speech-Language Pathology B

History

History – General B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Natural Sciences B

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy B

Religion/Religious Studies B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Public Administration & Services

Social Work B

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies B

Social Sciences

Political Science/Government B

Social Sciences – General B

Sociology B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Our Lady of the Lake University Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(210) 434-6711
Website:www.ollusa.edu
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:www.ollusa.edu/s/1190/hybrid/default-hybrid-ollu.aspx?sid=1190&gid=1&pgid=7569
Address:411 SW 24th St., San Antonio, TX 78207-4689
Setting:Rural: Distant
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:3,130
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):32%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:14 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:1,480 (47% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$27,160
Out-of-state Tuition:$27,160
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:100%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$17,055

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Our Lady of the Lake University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Our Lady of the Lake University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies1
Biological and Biomedical Sciences3
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services861
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs3
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services11
Education77
English Language and Literature/Letters21
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences11
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics2
Health Professions and Related Programs33
History1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Mathematics and Statistics1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies2
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies1
Philosophy and Religious Studies2
Physical Sciences1
Psychology12
Public Administration and Social Service Professions11
Social Sciences21
Theology and Religious Vocations1
Visual and Performing Arts3
Grand total49231

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Our Lady of the Lake University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services2
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1
Education1
Health Professions and Related Programs12
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Grand total27

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Our Lady of the Lake University and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$27,160
Out-of-state$27,160
Books and supplies$1,200

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$16,206
Out-of-state$16,206

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid306100%
Grant or scholarship aid306100%$17,055
Student loan aid24881%$7,084

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid1,38791%$15,076
Federal student loans1,16176%$7,669

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Our Lady of the Lake University. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Our Lady of the Lake University students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants3,1109842,126
Percent admitted100%55%54%
Percent admitted who enrolled7%8%7%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Our Lady of the Lake University Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment3,130
Undergraduate enrollment1,347
Graduate enrollment1,783

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Our Lady of the Lake University Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • American Psychological Association, Commission on Accreditation
    • Counseling Psychology (COPSYD) - PsyD Doctoral programs
  • American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
    • Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) - Graduate degree programs

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