Saint Louis University

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world rank  449

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University Overview

Founded in 1818, Saint Louis University is a non-profit private higher-education institution located in the urban setting of the medium city of St. Louis (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants), Missouri. This institution also has a branch campus in Madrid. Officially accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, Saint Louis University (SLU) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational US higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. Saint Louis University (SLU) 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 201 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 50-60% making this US higher education organization a averagely selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. SLU 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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University Identity

Name
Acronym SLU
Founded 1818
Motto Ad Majorem Dei Gloriam
For the greater glory of God
Colours Blue and white

University Location

Address 1 North Grand Boulevard
St. Louis
63103-2097 Missouri
United States
Tel +1 (800) 758 3678
Fax +1
Other locations Madrid

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
International
students
over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)

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University Admissions

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 neither required nor recommended
- Secondary school record is required
- Completion of college-preparatory program is recommended
- Recommendations are recommended
- Formal demonstration of competencies is required
- 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 Rate 50-60%
Admission Office 221 North Grand Boulevard
St. Louis 63103-2097
(314) 977 2500
800 758 3678

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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 15,000-19,999
Academic Staff 1,500-1,999
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation Christian-Catholic Christian-Catholic Jesuit - www.jesuit.org

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Basic Classification Doctoral Universities: High Research Activity
2000 Classification Doctoral/Research Universities--Extensive
Size & Setting Four-year, large, highly residential institution
Enrollment Profile Majority undergraduate
Undergraduate Profile Four-year, full-time, more selective, lower transfer-in institution
Undergraduate Instructional Program Professions plus arts & sciences, high graduate coexistence
Graduate Instructional Program Balanced arts & sciences/professions, high graduate coexistence

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Saint Louis University's Library
Saint Louis University's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 1,163,176 physical volumes, 188,299 physical media and 455 licensed digital/electronic databases. Saint Louis University's library has 2 branches.
Housing Yes
Saint Louis University provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 4,049 students in the 2018 academic year.
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Yes
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Yes

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Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Higher Learning Commission


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET)
  • Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME)
  • Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND)
  • Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME)
  • Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE)
  • Accreditation Review Committee on Education for the Physician Assistant (ARC-PA)
  • American Bar Association (ABA)
  • American Chemical Society (ACS)
  • American Dental Association Commission on Dental Accreditation (ADA)
  • American Psychological Association (APA)
  • Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International)
  • Aviation Accreditation Board International (AABI)
  • Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM)
  • Commission on Accreditation for Marriage and Family Therapy Education (COAMFTE)
  • Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE)
  • Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP)
  • Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE)
  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
  • Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Management Education (CAHME)
  • Council for the Accreditation Educator Preparation (CAEP)
  • Council for Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology (CAA)
  • Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH)
  • Council on Social Work Education (CSWE)
  • Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT)
  • Joint Review Committee on Education in Nuclear Medicine Technology (JRCNMT)
  • Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME)
  • Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE)
  • National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences (NAACLS)
  • National Alliance of Concurrent Enrollment Partnerships (NACEP)
  • National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD)


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Memberships and Affiliations

  • Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities (AJCU)
  • Midwestern Undergraduate Private Engineering Colleges (MUPEC)
  • Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities (ACCU)
  • National Athletic Association (NAA)
  • National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

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