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Ave Maria University Stats, Info and Facts

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816 students

48% admitted

  • 803 full time
  • 13 part time
  • 393 men full time
  • 410 women full time
  • 1,271 applied
  • 607 admitted
  • 219 enrolled

694 Undergraduates

$20,800 tuition/year

  • 120 Graduates
  • 2 Non-Degree
  • $20,800 in state
  • $696 fees
  • $8,841 room & board
  • $1,000 books
  • (Based on stats from 2012/2013)

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At a Glance

Religious affiliation: Roman Catholic
Institution Type: Private not-for-profit
Campus Setting: Southeast Rural area, distant from an urban area
Highest Degree Offered: Doctor's degree - other
Level of Institution: Four or more years
Calendar: Semester
School Colors: Navy and gold
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Roselyn from Cape Coral, FL
  • 0
  • If you're looking for one of the greatest Catholic schools, you've found it! Ave Maria is a great university complete with challenging academics, super supportive staff, a friendly atmosphere that…

  • Aug-10-2012 Read More
  • Daniel from Troy, MI
  • 0
  • If you are a student seeking out a truly Catholic university that proudly expresses, defends and promotes the Church's teachings both in and out of the classroom with an impressive…

  • May-15-2012 Read More
  • Reanna from Hightstown, NJ
  • 0
  • Ave Maria is a school that challenges students in a positive way, to try their hardest and truly devote themselves to academics. With excellent teachers and fine curriculum, the school…

  • Aug-05-2012 Read More

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
  • 5
  • Caitlin from Ave Maria, FL
  • Oct-11-2011 I am a current student here

    The campus is BEAUTIFUL and the people here are some of the nicest people you'll ever meet. There are a lot of fun things to do, and the campus is about 45 minutes from the beach. In the fall, it's very breezy and balmy, not too hot and not too cold. The dorms are awesome and very comfortable and you get to know your roommates really well.

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  • 5
  • Kristin from Mason, OH
  • Dec-21-2009 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    Making the decision to come to Ave Maria is one of the best I have ever made. Not only is it an incredible school, the people here are probably the friendliest and most caring bunch of people I have ever surrounded myself with. The number of students here is teeny tiny so just like in any close knit community, everybody knows each other and everybody looks out for one another as well. The town that surrounds the campus is stunning and when you walk through, you feel like you are walking the streets in beautiful Venice, Italy. There is so much to do here! When I was looking at colleges, I wanted a place where there was definitely parties to attend but more importantly lots to do in the area that didn't include the stereotypical college experience (ie alcohol,sex etc). Miami is about an hour away along with the Florida Keys and some gorgeous beaches are a short car ride away as well. Another thing, you have got to see the dorms here! Most dorm rooms at OTHER colleges are small, dirty, cramped and kinda crappy. Not at Ave Maria though! There are two types of dorm rooms. The regular dorm room and suites. The typical dorm room that most students stay in their first and second year is a clean, BIG room with its own individual bathroom suited with a shower, sink, toilet of course (that's right, not hall bathrooms that you share with twenty other people!) and connected to the bathroom is another dorm for two people. A lot of times, Dormers convert their connected rooms into an apartment! We are putting the four beds in one room and in the connecting room, a futon, tv and desks to create a little living area! Ave Maria is AMAZING like that (:

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