Saint Louis University

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General Information

Admission Office

221 North Grand Boulevard

DuBourg Hall, Room 100

St. Louis, MO 63103

(314) 977-2500

(800) 758-3678

Fax: (314) 977-7136

Contact: Jean Gilman

Dean of Undergraduate Admission
Main Address

221 North Grand Boulevard

Saint Louis, MO 63103

(314) 977-2222

Total undergrads: 7,814

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 1,645

Degree-seeking undergrads: 7,635

Graduate enrollment: 3,210


Urban setting

Very large city (over 500,000)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:
First Professional

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $25

Online application fee: Free
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 72%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 84%

College Majors

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, & Gender Studies

American Studies B
Women’s Studies B

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art History/Criticism/Conservation B
Drama/Theater Arts B
Fine/Studio Arts B
Music – General B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biochemistry B
Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Business Administration/Management B
Human Resources Management B
Management Information Systems B
Management Science B
Marketing Management B
Organizational Behavior Studies B
Purchasing/Procurement/Contracts B

Communications & Journalism

Communications/Rhetoric B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer/Information Sciences – General B


Teacher Education, Multiple Levels B


Aeronautical/Aerospace Engineering B
Biomedical Engineering B
Computer Engineering – General B
Electrical/Communications Engineering B
Engineering Physics B
Mechanical Engineering B

Engineering Technologies

Aeronautical/Aerospace Engineering B
Electrical Engineering Technologies B
Engineering/Industrial Management B

English Language & Literature

Creative Writing C
English Language & Literature – General B

Family & Consumer Sciences

Foods/Nutrition Studies B
Institutional Food Production C

Foreign Language & Literature

Classics B
Foreign Language & Literature – General B
French B
German B
Greek, Modern B
Italian B
Russian B
Spanish B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Athletic Training/Sports Medicine B
Clinical Laboratory Science B
Cytotechnology B
Medical Radiologic Technology B
Medical Records Administration B
Nuclear Medical Technology B
Nursing (RN) B
Speech-Language Pathology/Audiology B


History – General B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Humanities B


Mathematics – General B

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Science B

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Exercise Sciences B

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy B

Physical Sciences

Atmospheric Sciences B
Chemistry B
Geology B
GeophysicsSeismology B
Physics B


Psychology – General B

Public Administration & Services

Social Work B

Security & Protective Services

Corrections B
Law Enforcement Administration B

Social Sciences

Economics B
International Relations B
Political Science/Government B
Sociology B
Urban Studies B

Theological Studies & Religious Vocations

Theology B

Transportation & Materials Moving

Airline – Commercial Pilot/Flight Crew B
Aviation Management 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.

Saint Louis University Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(314) 977-2222
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Address:One North Grand Blvd, Saint Louis, MO 63103-2097
Setting:Rural: Distant
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:16,591
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):70%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:9 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:14,735 (89% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$40,726
Out-of-state Tuition:$40,726
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:97%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$21,675

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Saint Louis University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Saint Louis University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Architecture and Related Services1
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies411
Biological and Biomedical Sciences345
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services5441
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs112
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services121
English Language and Literature/Letters111
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics162
Health Professions and Related Programs1114136
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service131
Legal Professions and Studies12
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities11
Mathematics and Statistics111
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies111
Natural Resources and Conservation1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies1
Philosophy and Religious Studies111
Physical Sciences432
Public Administration and Social Service Professions121
Social Sciences154
Theology and Religious Vocations111
Transportation and Materials Moving11
Visual and Performing Arts5
Grand total221725531

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Saint Louis University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services1
Health Professions and Related Programs4112
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Transportation and Materials Moving11
Grand total4422

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Saint Louis 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
Books and supplies$1,200

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid1,57797%
Grant or scholarship aid1,56897%$21,675
Student loan aid85252%$8,003

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid6,59653%$21,161
Federal student loans3,69130%$10,939

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Saint Louis 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 Saint Louis University students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

Number of applicants12,7725,2357,537
Percent admitted100%64%66%
Percent admitted who enrolled12%12%12%

Admissions Considerations

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

Saint Louis University Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment16,591
Undergraduate enrollment11,779
Graduate enrollment4,812

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

Saint Louis University Accreditation

This institution is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics
    • Didactic Program in Dietetics
  • American Bar Association, Council of the Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar
    • Law (LAW) - Professional schools
  • American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education
    • Occupational Therapy (OT) - Professional Programs (Doisy College of Health Sciences)
    • Occupational Therapy (OTM) - Programs leading to a Master's Degree
  • American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
    • Physical Therapy (PT) - Professional programs for the physical therapist
  • American Psychological Association, Commission on Accreditation
    • Clinical Psychology (CLPSY) - PhD Doctoral programs
  • American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
    • Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) - Graduate degree programs
  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
  • Council on Education for Public Health
    • Public Health (PHB) - Baccalaureate and Graduate level school of public health
  • Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
    • Magnetic Resonance (MR) - Programs for magnetic resonance technologists
    • Radiologic Technology (RADTT) - Programs for radiation therapists
  • Liaison Committee on Medical Education
    • Medicine (MED) - Programs leading to the M.D. degree
  • Missouri State Board of Nursing
    • Baccalaureate Degree Nursing Programs
  • National Association of Schools of Art and Design, Commission on Accreditation
    • Art and Design (ART) - Degree-granting schools and departments and non-degree-granting 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. 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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