Founded in 1882, St. Ambrose University is a non-profit private higher-education institution located in the urban setting of the small city of Davenport (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Iowa. Officially accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, St. Ambrose University (SAU) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 3,000-3,999 students) coeducational US higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. St. Ambrose University (SAU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 138 years old US higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this US higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. SAU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.
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|Name||St. Ambrose University|
|Motto||Faith Learning Justice
|Colours||Navy blue and white|
|Address||518 W Locust Street
|Tel||+1 (563) 333 6000|
|Fax||+1 (563) 333 6243|
|over 20,000 US$
|over 20,000 US$
|Gender||Men and Women (coed)|
|International Students||Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission|
|Selection Type||Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades|
|New Admission Requirements||- Secondary school GPA is required
- Secondary school rank is recommended
- Secondary school record is required
- Completion of college-preparatory program is recommended
- Recommendations are neither required nor recommended
- Formal demonstration of competencies is neither required nor recommended
- Admission test scores are required
- Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is required
- Other Tests (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) are neither required nor recommended
|Admission Office||518 West Locust Street
(563) 333 6300
800 383 2627
|Religious Affiliation||Christian-Catholic Diocesan - www.davenportdiocese.org|
|Basic Classification||Master's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs|
|2000 Classification||Masters Colleges and Universities I|
|Size & Setting||Four-year, small, highly residential institution|
|Enrollment Profile||High undergraduate|
|Undergraduate Profile||Four-year, full-time, selective, higher transfer-in institution|
|Undergraduate Instructional Program||Professions plus arts & sciences, some graduate coexistence|
|Graduate Instructional Program||Balanced arts & sciences/professions, some graduate coexistence|
Saint Ambrose University's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 173,836 physical volumes, 12,003 physical media and 97 licensed digital/electronic databases.
St. Ambrose University provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 1,701 students in the 2018 academic year.
|Institutional Hospital||Not reported|
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