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 Year 2008-’09 2009-’10 2010-’11 2011-’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 $1,200 0.00%
Living Arrangement – On Campus
Room and Board $5,838 $6,238 $6,538 $6,838 +4.59%
Other $3,250 $3,300 $3,300 $3,300 0.00%
Living Arrangement – Off Campus
Room and Board $5,838 $6,238 $6,538 $6,838 +4.59%
Other $3,250 $3,300 $3,300 $3,300 0.00%
Total Expenses 2008-’09 2009-’10 2010-’11 2011-’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 Aid Students Percent Amount Average Per Student
All students financial aid 305 100%
Grant or scholarship aid 305 100% $5,132,161 $16,827
• Federal grants 204 67% $1,188,548 $5,826
• Pell grants 204 67% $776,182 $3,805
• Other federal grants 157 51% $412,366 $2,627
Local and state government scholarships or grantss 239 78% $985,543 $4,124
Institutional scholarships or grants 304 99% $2,958,070 $9,730
Student loan financial aid 220 72% $1,219,257 $5,542
• Federal student loans 217 71% $1,185,817 $5,465
• Other student loans 3 1% $33,440 $11,147

All Degrees and Programs

Program Completions for Most Recent Year BA/BS MA/MS Doctor AA/AS CERT
Grand Total of All Programs 287 305 16 - 6
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies - - - - -
Hispanic-American, Puerto Rican, and Mexican-American/Chicano Studies - - - - -
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 13 - - - -
Biology/Biological Sciences, General 13 - - - -
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 62 107 12 - -
Accounting 9 - - - -
Accounting and Finance - 33 - - -
Business Administration and Management, General 31 48 - - -
Finance, General 1 - - - -
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General 7 - - - -
International Business/Trade/Commerce 6 - - - -
Marketing, Other 6 - - - -
Non-profit/Public/Organizational Management - 10 - - -
Organizational Leadership 2 16 12 - -
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 12 - - - -
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other 12 - - - -
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 10 6 - - -
Computer and Information Sciences, General 10 - - - -
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance - 6 - - -
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications - - - - -
Education 31 53 - - 6
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services - 7 - - 5
Curriculum and Instruction - 27 - - -
Early Childhood Education and Teaching - - - - -
Education, General 1 - - - -
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 Teaching 29 - - - -
Secondary Education and Teaching - 4 - - -
Special Education and Teaching, General 1 6 - - -
English Language and Literature/Letters 4 8 - - -
English Language and Literature, General 4 8 - - -
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 2 - - - -
Spanish Language and Literature 2 - - - -
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General 22 42 - - -
Communication Sciences and Disorders, General 22 28 - - -
Health/Health Care Administration/Management - 14 - - -
History 3 - - - -
History, General 3 - - - -
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services 9 - - - -
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies 9 - - - -
Human Services, General 19 15 - - -
Social Work 19 15 - - -
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 27 - - - -
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 27 - - - -
Library Science - 6 - - -
Library Science, Other - 6 - - -
Mathematics and Statistics 2 - - - -
Mathematics, General 2 - - - -
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies 4 - - - -
Kinesiology and Exercise Science 4 - - - -
Physical Sciences 2 - - - -
Chemistry, General 2 - - - -
Psychology 39 49 4 - -
Psychology, General 39 49 4 - -
Social Sciences 5 - - - -
Political Science and Government, Other 2 - - - -
Social Sciences, General - - - - -
Sociology 3 - - - -
Visual and Performing Arts 8 - - - -
Art/Art Studies, General 4 - - - -
Drama and Dramatics/Theater Arts, General 1 - - - -
Music, General 3 - - - -
Work and Family Studies 13 19 - - -
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, General 13 19 - - -
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/apply
Address: 411 SW 24th St., San Antonio, TX 78207-4689
Setting: City: Large
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 3,149
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): 39%
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 11 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 1,399 (44% 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: $28,740
Out-of-state Tuition: $28,740
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 99%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $21,294

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Our Lady of the Lake University Programs

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

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies 1
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 3
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 761
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 3
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 11
Education 77
English Language and Literature/Letters 21
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences 11
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 2
Health Professions and Related Programs 33
History 1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 1
Mathematics and Statistics 1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 2
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 1
Philosophy and Religious Studies 1
Physical Sciences 1
Psychology 12
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 11
Social Sciences 21
Theology and Religious Vocations 1
Visual and Performing Arts 3
Grand total 47231

* Based on programs that produced 2018-2019 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 Fees 2018-2019
In-state $28,740
Out-of-state $28,740
Books and supplies $1,200

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2018-2019
In-state $17,142
Out-of-state $17,142

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2017-2018

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 335 99%
Grant or scholarship aid 335 99% $21,294
Student loan aid 259 77% $6,065

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 1,234 92% $17,862
Federal student loans 992 74% $7,611

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 2019

Total Male Female
Number of applicants 4,373 1,506 2,867
Percent admitted 100% 92% 93%
Percent admitted who enrolled 9% 8% 9%

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
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 2019

Total Enrollment 3,149
Undergraduate enrollment 1,419
Graduate enrollment 1,730

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

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does 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.

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