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You’ll thrive in an environment of small classes, big ideas and enriching opportunities. We think our numbers speak for themselves. Here’s an overview of our student population, financial information and life on campus.
Student Facts and Figures
15:1 Student-faculty ratio
18 Average class size
1124 Average SAT score
51% of incoming freshmen rank in top quarter of their class
78 Fulbright winners since 2008
200 Employers come to campus to recruit for jobs and internships
50+ Areas of study
90+ Countries in which students can study abroad
100% Goal for all students to participate in experiential learning
5% International enrollment
46 Countries represented
39 States represented
39 Languages spoken
61% Minority enrollment
70,000+ Hours students gave to community service last year
36 Faith traditions represented
85% Freshmen living on campus
100+ Student organizations
10 Hilltopper Athletics NCAA Division II teams
$70 million Total amount of scholarships, grants and aid awarded to students in 2022–2023
$37,215 Average freshman scholarships and grants in 2022–2023
$13,551 Average freshman tuition after scholarships and grants in 2022–2023
$28,577 Average annual transfer award of scholarships and grants in 2022–2023
$18,000–$20,000 Range of annual transfer scholarships
$5 million Total amount of scholarships and grants awarded to transfer students in 2022–20223
Top 10 University in the West by U.S. News & World Report
U.S. News & World Report recognized St. Edward’s as one of “America’s Best Colleges” for the 20th year in a row. In the 2022–2023 rankings, St. Edward’s claimed the #8 spot, and remains in the U.S. News list of top 10 Best Regional Universities in the West for the 4th consecutive year.
In celebration, see our top 10 reasons to become a Hilltopper.