University of St Francis

Joliet, IL, USA
4.04 Average Rating

Established by the Congregation of the Third Order of St. Francis of Mary Immaculate, the University of St. Francis is a Franciscan Catholic liberal arts college in the Chicagoland area. St. Francis is home to colleges of Arts & Sciences, Business, Nursing, and Education conferring bachelor’s degrees in over 40 academic majors. As a Catholic school, St. Francis celebrates mass on weekdays and Sundays at the St. Joseph Chapel. Additionally, university ministry sponsors two student retreats each year.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • Roman Catholic
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Suburb
In-State Students
87%
Out-Of-State Students
10%
0
100
47%
Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 23
0
36
Average SAT Composite: 1069
0
1600

Key Deadlines

Application Type Application Deadline Reply Deadline
Fall Regular Decision August 1, 2019
More Admissions Info

Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Doctorate
Total Number of Students
3,864
Total Number of Undergrads
1,620
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
38%
Graduate in 4 Years US National: 28%
0
100
62%
Graduate in 6 Years US National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
12:1
US National: 21:1
More Academics Info

Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$12,311
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$31,470
Out-of-State Tuition
$31,470
0
100
78%
Need Met
Students Receiving Financial Aid
96%
Average Aid Per Year
$17,571
More Financial Info

Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
34%
66%
Student Organizations
65
Size of Town
Suburb: Large
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
More Campus Life Info

After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Chicago
Phoenix
Philadelphia
Minneapolis
Atlanta
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$50,600
More About Post-Grad

What Students Are Saying

4.04 Average Rating
A school that has a strong Catholic foundation, promoting a great college experience, within the inviting city. The teachers are very helpful and experts in the area of teaching. The class sizes are small which allows for an easy learning environment.
Eric from Channahon, IL
The staff is so helpful and they welcome you with open arms. I have a lot a of help from my advisor. The transition from community college to university was very easy.
Louise from Oak Lawn, IL