University of St. Joseph

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1678 Asylum Avenue

West Hartford, CT 06117

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Phone: (860) 232-4571
2013-2014 Tuition
$33,477
tuition and fees
Students
1,067
enrolled
1%
male /
99%
female
Admissions
rolling admission
79.5%
accepted

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U.S. News Rankings

Ranking score and category
U.S. News rank Category Name
#95 Overall Score: 42 out of 100. Regional Universities (North)

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Summary

University of St. Joseph is a private institution that was founded in 1932. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,067, its setting is suburban, and the campus size is 84 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. University of St. Joseph's ranking in the 2014 edition of Best Colleges is Regional Universities (North), 95. Its tuition and fees are $33,477 (2013-14).

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

General Information

School type private, women's college
Year founded 1932
Religious affiliation Roman Catholic
Academic calendar semester
Setting suburban
2012 Endowment $21,663,000

Applying

When applying to University of St. Joseph, it's important to note the application deadline is rolling. The application fee at University of St. Joseph is $50. It is less selective, with an acceptance rate of 79.5 percent.

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Selectivity less selective
Fall 2012 acceptance rate 79.5%
Application deadline rolling
SAT/ACT scores must be received by N/A

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Academic Life

The student-faculty ratio at University of St. Joseph is 10:1, and the school has 70.2 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 76 percent.

Class sizes
Class sizes
Student-faculty ratio 10:1
4-year graduation rate 36%
Five most popular majors for 2012 graduates
Information not available

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Student Life

University of St. Joseph has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,067, with a gender distribution of 1.4 percent male students and 98.6 percent female students. At this school, 36 percent of the students live in college-owned, -operated, or -affiliated housing and 64 percent of students live off campus. University of St. Joseph is part of the NCAA III athletic conference.

Total enrollment 2,526
Student gender distribution
Student gender distribution
Undergraduate men who are members of a fraternity
Undergraduate men who are members of a fraternity
Undergraduate women who are members of a sorority
Undergraduate women who are members of a sorority
Collegiate athletic association NCAA III

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Campus Info & Services

University of St. Joseph offers a number of student services including nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service, and health insurance. University of St. Joseph 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). Alcohol is permitted for students of legal age at University of St. Joseph.

Students who have cars on campus N/A
Health insurance offered Yes

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Paying for School

At University of St. Joseph, 90.4 percent of full-time undergraduates receive some kind of need-based financial aid and the average need-based scholarship or grant award is $16,990.

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Tuition and fees $33,477 (2013-14)
Room and board $14,006 (2013-14)
Financial aid statistics
Financial aid statistics

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* Overview details based on 2012 data


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