Saint Louis University

Saint Louis, MO, USA
3.85 Average Rating

Founded by Jesuits in 1818, Saint Louis University is a private research institution and one of the oldest Catholic universities in the United States. SLU is home to 11 colleges and schools conferring undergraduate and graduate degrees. For students who wish to learn in another culture, SLU features a study abroad experience at the university’s international campus in Madrid. Outside of the classroom, Saint Louis fields 16 men’s and women’s athletic teams and the mascot of SLU is the Billiken, a mythical symbol of good luck.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • Roman Catholic
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Major city
In-State Students
32%
Out-Of-State Students
61%
0
100
58%
Acceptance Rate

Key Deadlines

Application Type Application Deadline Reply Deadline
Other December 1, 2019
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Doctorate
Total Number of Students
12,649
Total Number of Undergrads
7,984
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Online Undergrad Degrees
  • Summer Sessions
Learning Options
  • ROTC Air Force
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
69%
Graduate in 4 Years US National: 28%
0
100
77%
Graduate in 6 Years US National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
9:1
US National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$31,460
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$43,194
Out-of-State Tuition
$43,194
0
100
96%
Need Met
Students Receiving Financial Aid
96%
Average Aid Per Year
$25,103
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
40%
60%
Student Organizations
150
Size of Town
Major city
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
On Campus Women's Center
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Saint Louis
Chicago
New York
Kansas City
Washington
Employed
6 mos. after graduation
47%
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$56,500
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What Students Are Saying

3.85 Average Rating
overall i am really enjoying life in college. the university has equally blended the rigor of academics with love for serving the greater good of the world. i am really glad i chose to go to slu.
Sidney from Hazelwood, MO
Saint Louis University is a great school with a beautiful green campus. This school offers a variety of classes and community service opportunities to get involved in. It also has small class sizes and a great school philosophy of caring and compassion.
Melinda from Ellisville, MO

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