Saint Francis University

Loretto, PA, USA
3.71 Average Rating
Founded in 1847, Saint Francis University is a Catholic liberal arts institution based in Loretto, PA. SFU become one of the first Catholic universities to be co-educational and was the first Franciscan college in the US. The university is surrounded by forests and farmland and runs a satellite campus in Ambialet, France. Top fields of study at this small institution include, business administration and management, medical laboratory technician, and physician assistant.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • Roman Catholic
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Town
In State Students
71%
Out of State Students
24%
0
100
67%
Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 23
0
36
Average SAT Composite: 1060
0
1600

Key Deadlines

Rolling Admissions

The college has rolling admissions, which means applications are accepted any time throughout the year.

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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Doctorate
Total Number of Students
2,742
Total Number of Undergrads
2,120
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Online Undergrad Degrees
  • Summer Sessions
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
  • Some Programs Requires Co-Op/Internship
Learning Options
  • ROTC Army
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
62%
Graduate in 4 Years National: 28%
0
100
72%
Graduate in 6 Years National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
14:1
National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$25,784
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$32,244
Out-of-State Tuition
$32,244
0
100
67%
Need Met
Students Receiving Financial Aid
94%
Average Aid Per Year
$20,996
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
37%
63%
Student Organizations
80
Size of Town
Town: Fringe
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Employed
6 mos. after graduation
54%
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$54,000
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What Students Are Saying

3.71 Average Rating
Saint Francis University is a smaller University where everyone has a chance to make themselves known.
There are great programs to get involved in, and there are so many great opportunities for students to better themselves.
The professors are great, and most are very willing to help students with any problem they may encounter.
Rachel Sutton
SFU is a welcoming community.
SFU is a great educational environment.
SFU helps you reach higher and go far!
Jessica from Northern Cambria, PA

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