Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College

Saint Mary Of The Woods, IN, USA
4.21 Average Rating

Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College is a private, Christ-centered institution established in the state of Indiana. Academics at SMWC feature a unique core curriculum called the Woods Core, which involves 39 credits of learning designed to develop critical thinking about religion, communication, reasoning, and more. The campus is home to many scenic and historic facilities, such as the St. Anne Shell Chapel, the Mari Hulman George School of Equine Studies Stables, and the Conservatory of Music. Eligible students can enroll in SMWC’s 3+1 Leadership Development program, which accelerates students’ undergraduate studies and registers them in the Master of Leadership Development program to allow them to graduate with two degrees within four years.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • Roman Catholic
  • Coed

Need Blind

This school does not consider an applicant’s financial situation when deciding admission

Level of Institution
4 Year
Campus Setting
Suburb or town

0
100
76%
Acceptance Rate

Admissions Requirements

SAT
Yes
ACT
Yes
Transcript
No

Admitted Student Stats

In-State Students
86%
Out-Of-State Students
28%
34%
Submitting ACT
85%
Submitting SAT
Average ACT Composite: 21
0
36
Average SAT Composite: 999
0
1600
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Master's
Total Number of Students
959
Total Number of Undergrads
660
Academic Calendar

Semester

Classroom Sizes

2-19 Students
83%
20-39 Students
16%
0
100
47%
Graduate in 4 Years US National: 28%
0
100
50%
Graduate in 6 Years US National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
8:1
US National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$16,787
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Tuition
In-State Tuition In-state tuition is the tuition charged by institutions to those students who meet the state's or institution's residency requirements. In-district tuition is the tuition charged by the institution to those students residing in the locality in which they attend school and may be a lower rate than in-state tuition if offered by the institution.
$29,960
Out-of-State Tuition Out-of-state tuition is the tuition charged by institutions to those students who do not meet the state’s or institution’s residency requirements. Out-of-district tuition is the tuition charged by the institution to those students not residing in the locality in which they attend school.
$29,960
Additional Costs
Room and Board The weighted average for room and board and other expenses is generated as follows:
  • (amount for on-campus room, board and other expenses * # of students living on-campus.
  • + amount for off-campus (with family) room, board and other expenses * # of students living off-campus with family
  • + amount for off-campus (not with family) room, board and other expenses * # of students living off-campus not with family)
divided by the total # of students. Students whose living arrangements are unknown are excluded from the calculation. For some institutions the # of students by living arrangement will be known, but dollar amounts will not be known. In this case the # of students with no corresponding dollar amount will be excluded from the denominator.
$10,914
Books and Supplies
$1600

Aid & Grants

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid. Federal gift aid includes any grant or scholarship aid awarded, from the federal government, a state or local government, the institution, and other sources known by the institution.
46%
Average Aid Per Year
$22,810
Students Receiving Grants Percent of undergraduate students awarded grant aid. Grant aid includes any grant or scholarship aid awarded, from the federal government, a state or local government, the institution, and other sources known by the institution.
46%
Average Federal Grant Aid Per Year
$4,470
Average Institution Grant Aid Per Year
$16,179

Student Loans

Students Borrowing Loans Loans to students - Any monies that must be repaid to the lending institution for which the student is the designated borrower. Includes all Title IV subsidized and unsubsidized loans and all institutionally- and privately-sponsored loans. Does not include PLUS and other loans made directly to parents.
81%
Average Loan Amount Per Year
$9,157
Average Debt at Graduation The median federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated. This figure includes only federal loans; it excludes private student loans and Parent PLUS loans.
$12,655
Median Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 5.05% interest rate.
$232
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Student Gender
Male
Female
10%
90%
Size of Town
Suburb or town
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
No
On Campus Women's Center
No

Housing

0
100
51%
Undergrads Living on Campus
On-campus living required of freshman
Yes

Athletics

Divisional Sports Nickname
Pomeroys
School Colors
Blue/White
Varsity Athletics Association
NSCAA
Varsity Athletics Conference Primary
Not applicable

Campus Safety

24-HR security patrol
Yes
Campus emergency phones
Yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$31,900
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What Students Are Saying

4.21 Average Rating
A 'Wonderful' campus or online experience for women! The staff, Sister's, and fellow classmates are always willing to give a helping hand. The beautiful off-road campus compels you to become one with yourself and future goals.
Amy from Clinton, IN
This is by far the best college I have visited. The campus is beautiful. They offer wonderful opportunities to work with others.
Abigail from Jeffersonville, IN
Saint Mary of the Woods College is a beautiful school. They have a strong foundation both academically and spiritually. They have many amazing opportunities and help each student be successful.
Larissa

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