College of St. Elizabeth 1

2014 Quick Stats
2 Convent Road

Morristown, NJ 07960-6989

Phone: (973) 290-4000
2012-2013 Tuition
tuition and fees
Aug. 15
application deadline

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U.S. News Rankings

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RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.
Regional Universities (North)

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College of St. Elizabeth is a private institution that was founded in 1899. It has a suburban setting and the campus size is 200 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. College of St. Elizabeth's ranking in the 2014 edition of Best Colleges is Regional Universities (North), Tier 2. Its tuition and fees are $29,907 (2012-13).

School mission and unique qualities (as provided by the school):

An independent four-year Catholic liberal arts college founded in 1899 by the Sisters of Charity of Saint Elizabeth, the College of Saint Elizabeth was one of the first colleges in New Jersey to award degrees to women. Today, the College has a unique and critical role in higher education not only as one of the pre-eminent Catholic colleges for women on the East Coast, but also as a leader in the education of working adults - both women and men - at the graduate and undergraduate levels, and as the regional Center for Theological and Spiritual Development of Catholic laity.

General Information

School type private
Year founded 1899
Religious affiliation Roman Catholic
Academic calendar semester
Setting suburban
2012 Endowment N/A


When applying to College of St. Elizabeth, it's important to note the application deadline is August 15. Scores for either the ACT or SAT test are due August 15. The application fee at College of St. Elizabeth is $35. It is least selective, with an acceptance rate of 52.6 percent.

For more information about the tests, essays, interviews, and admissions process, visit the Applying to College knowledge center.

Selectivity least selective
Fall 2012 acceptance rate 52.6% 4
Application deadline August 15
SAT/ACT scores must be received by August 15

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Academic Life

The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 64 percent.

Class sizes N/A
Student-faculty ratio N/A 4
4-year graduation rate N/A
Five most popular majors for 2012 graduates
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Student Life

College of St. Elizabeth is part of the NCAA III athletic conference.

Total enrollment N/A
Student gender distribution N/A
Undergraduate men who are members of a fraternity N/A
Undergraduate women who are members of a sorority N/A
Collegiate athletic association NCAA III

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Campus Info & Services

College of St. Elizabeth offers a number of student services including nonremedial tutoring, health service, and health insurance. College of St. Elizabeth also offers campus safety and security services like 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, and controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc). Of the students at College of St. Elizabeth, 54 percent have cars on campus. Alcohol is permitted for students of legal age at College of St. Elizabeth.

Students who have cars on campus 54%
Health insurance offered Yes

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Tuition and fees $29,907 (2012-13)
Room and board $12,254 (2012-13)
Financial aid statistics N/A

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* Overview details based on 2012 data

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