What Makes Us Special

About St. Mary's University

St. Mary's University was founded in 1852 with the vision of providing an excellent education based in faith, service and community. A Catholic Marianist institution, St. Mary's offers a unique blend of interpersonal relationships, academic innovation and global perspectives. Students acquire not only superior academic tools, but also a sound religious and ethical foundation and a passion to make a positive difference in their world.

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Admissions  Help

Middle 50% SAT Range For Freshman Class

Evidence-Based Reading and Writing530-630

Average High School GPA of Freshman Class: 3.60

Freshman Class Geographical Profile  Help

Enrollment  Help

Gender: All Undergraduates  Help

Women 55%
Men 45%

Diversity: All Undergraduates  Help

Freshmen Returning For Sophomore Year: 75%  Help

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Price of Attendance in 2018-19  Help

Percent of Freshmen Receiving Aid by Type  Help

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Tuition and Fees History  Help

About Our Faculty  Help

Faculty Information

Student Faculty Ratio 11:1
Full-time Faculty with highest degree 134%

Undergraduate Class Size

Number of Students 2-19 20-39 40-99 100+ Total
Number of Classes 381 246 0 0 627

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