Ave Maria University

5050 Ave Maria Blvd, Ave Maria, United States
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Overview of Ave Maria University

About this school

  • Institution Type


    Private

  • Undergraduate Students


    • Undergraduate Students:1,068
    • Men:528 Men (49.4%)
    • Women:540 Women (50.6%)

Location

Admission Information

Freshman Admission Requirements

Difficulty of Admission


Admission to Ave Maria University is moderately difficult: more than 75% of freshmen were in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT I or over 18 on the ACT; about 85% or fewer of all applicants accepted.

High School Preparation


  • High School Graduation:

    High school diploma required and GED is accepted

  • High School Program:

    College preparatory program is recommended

Required Or Recomended High School Units


SubjectRequired UnitsRecommended Units
English
3
4
Mathematics
3
4
Science
3
-
Foreign Language
2
-
Social Studies
1
3
History
1
-
Academic Electives
1
3

Examinations Required


ExamRequiredScores Due Date
SAT or ACT
Required
August 20
SAT Only
-
-
ACT Only
-
-
SAT and SAT Subject Tests, or ACT
-
-
SAT Subject Tests Only
-
-
Essay/TestStatusScores Due Date
SAT Essay Component Policy
Not Reported
ACT Writing Test Policy
Accepted with or without writing component
ACT Writing Test Policy
SAT: No policy as of now ACT: No policy as of now

Admission Details

Admissions Office


Address
5050 Ave Maria Boulevard
City, State, Zip
Ave Maria, FL 34142
Phone
(239) 280-2448
Fax
(239) 352-2392
Email

Application Dates And Fees


Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling
Application Fee
No fee required
Application Fee Waiver
Not reported
Regular Admission Notification
Rolling
Accept Offer Of Admission
Not reported
Waiting List Used
No
Defer Admission
Student can defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted

Early Admission


Early Decision Offered
No
Early Decision Deadline
-
Early Decision Notification
-
Early Action Offered
No
Early Action Deadline
-
Early Action Notification
-

Application Form


Common Application
Accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application

Other Application Requirements


Interview
Not Required
Essay Or Personal Statement
Required for some freshmen
Letters Of Recommendation
2 required for some freshmen
Other
Activities list required for freshmen
Financial Need
Financial need is not a consideration in the admissions process

Selection of Students

Factors involed in acceptance process.
4 star = most important, 1 star = least important.

FactorImportance
Rigor of Secondary School Record
Academic GPA
Standardized Tests
Class Rank
Recommendations
Essay
Interview
Level of Applicant's Interest
Extracurricular Activities
Volunteer Work
Particular Talent/Ability
Character/Personal Qualities
First Generation to Attend College
State Residency
Geographic Residence
Relation with Alumnus
Religious Affiliation/Commitment
Ethnicity
Work Experience

Profile of Fall Admission

Overall Admission Rate


Overall Admission Rate
43% of 2,703 applicants were admitted
Women
Not reported
Men
Not reported

Students Enrolled


Students Enrolled
Not reported
Women
365 admitted students enrolled
Men
348 admitted students enrolled

Grade Point Average of Enrolled First-Year Students


Average GPA
3.60
375 And Above
39%
3.50 - 3.74
16%
3.25 - 3.49
15%
3.00 - 3.24
17%
2.50 - 2.99
12%
2.00 - 2.49
-

SAT Score of Enrolled First-Year Students


Sat Math
Not reported
• Score 700 - 800
Not reported
• Score 600 - 700
Not reported
• Score 500 - 600
Not reported
• Score 400 - 500
Not reported
• Score 300 - 400
Not reported
• Score 200 - 300
Not reported
• Score 700 - 800
Not reported
• Score 600 - 700
Not reported
• Score 500 - 600
Not reported
• Score 400 - 500
Not reported
• Score 300 - 400
Not reported
• Score 200 - 300
Not reported

ACT Scores of Enrolled First-Year Students


Act Composite
25 average |21-28 range of middle 50%
• Score 30 - 36
27%
• Score 24 - 29
27%
• Score 18 - 23
44%
• Score 12 - 17
2%
• Score 6 - 11
0%
• Score 5 Or Below
0%

Tuition & Financial Aid

Tuition & Expenses

Cost of Attendance


  • Books & Supplies: - Not reported
  • Room & Board: - Not reported
  • Other Expenses: - Not reported
  • Tuition & Fees: - Not reported

Payment Plans


Ave Maria University accepts

Applying for Financial Aid

Financial Aid Office


Email
Website
Net Price Calculator Url

Application Process


Application Deadline
Priority deadline March 1
Award Notification Date
On a rolling basis beginning November 1
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology

Forms Required


Forms RequiredFiling Cost
FAFSA| Code is 039413
Free
State Aid Form
-

Profile of 2017-18 Financial Aid

First-Year Student


Financial Aid Applicants
229 (81.2%) of freshmen
Found To Have Financial Need
185 (80.8%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
185 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
45 (24.3%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
75%
Average Award
$18,407
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 184 (99.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $14,914
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 112 (60.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,256
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 38 (20.5%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
90 (31.9%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $9,327

All Undergraduates


Financial Aid Applicants
725 (70.6%) of undergraduates
Found To Have Financial Need
613 (84.6%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
613 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
137 (22.3%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
74%
Average Award
$18,502
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 612 (99.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $14,290
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 423 (69.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,103
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 106 (17.3%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
387 (37.7%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $9,688

Borrowing


2016 Graduates with Loans
60%
Average Indebtedness Of 2016 Graduates
$24,294
Parents Of Students Receiving Aid
16.0%
Parents Of Students Not Receiving Aid
3.0%

Financial Aid Programs

Scholarchips And Grants


Need Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non Need Based Available
Academic scholarships, Creative arts/performance scholarships, Special achievements/activities, Special characteristics (minority, religious affiliation, other scholarships)

Non-Need Awards


Academic Interest/Achievement
Business
Creative Arts/Performance
Music
Special Achievements/Activities
Leadership, Memberships, Religious Involvement
Special Characteristics
Children of Faculty/Staff, Religious Affiliation, Siblings of Current Students

Employment


Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$1,463

Academics & Instruction

Academics Overview

Academic Calendar System


Semester

Summer Session


Offered

Graduation Requirements

General Education/Core Cirriculum


Required

Computer


Students not required to own/lease a computer

Foreign Language


Required

Math/Science


Required for all students

Faculty & Instruction

Full-Time Faculty


67

Part-Time Faculty


26

Full-Time Faculty With Ph.D./Terminal Degree


61%

Regular Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 31% of classes
  • 10-19 students: - 30% of classes
  • 20-29 students: - 24% of classes
  • 30-39 students: - 13% of classes
  • 40-49 students: - 1% of classes
  • 50-99 students: - 1% of classes
% of Classes
2-9
10-19
20-29
30-39
40-49
50-99
# of Students

Discussion Section/Lab Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 59% of discussion sections/labs
  • 10-19 students: - 33% of discussion sections/labs
  • 20-29 students: - 7% of discussion sections/labs
% of Sections/Labs
2-9
10-19
20-29
# of Students

Advanced Placement

International Baccalaureate


Accepted

Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations


Not accepted for placement and credit

Sophomore Standing


Not available

Academic Resources

Libraries


Library Available On Campus
Yes
Holdings
-
Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available On Campus
Not Reported
Internet E Mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services

Remedial Instruction


Not Offered

Tutoring


Available

Services for Students Requiring Accommodations


Available

Services for Students with Accessibility Needs


Ave Maria University provides hearing impaired services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Undergraduate Retention & Graduation

Returning First-Year Students


72.0%

Students Graduating Within 4 Years


44.7%

Students Graduating Within 5 Years


50%

Students Graduating Within 6 Years


50.0%

Programs & Majors

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Majors (13)


  • American Government and Politics (United States)
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
  • Comparative Literature
  • Economics, General
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • History, General
  • Mathematics, General
  • Philosophy
  • Pre-Theology/Pre-Ministerial Studies
  • Religious/Sacred Music
  • Theology and Religious Vocations, Other
  • Theology/Theological Studies

Most Popular Disciplines


Offered

Professional Degree Programs


Not reported

Special Programs


Accelerated program, Double major, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session

Study Abroad


Online Degrees


Theology

Graduate and Professional Education

Master's Degrees Offered


Doctor of Philosophy

Master's Programs of Study (2)


  • Pastoral Ministry and Counseling
  • Theology

Campus Life

Location & Geography

Population


Nearest Metropolitan Area


Campus Size


790 acres

Weather


Temperature
-
Rain
-

Available Transportation


Nearest Bus Station
-
Nearest Train Station
-

Housing

College Housing


College offers housing to students

Types of Housing


Men only housing, women only housing

Students of College Housing


90% of all students

Housing Restrictions


Students required to live on campus through senior year

Freshman Housing Guarantee


Freshmen are guaranteed housing

Students Living Off Campus/Commuting


13%

Security

24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices


Not available

24-Hour Security Patrols


Available

Late-Night Transport/Escort Services


Not available

Electronically Operated Housing Entrances


Available

Personal Support Services

Health Service


Offered

Personal Counseling


Offered

Child Care


Not offered

Sports & Recreation

School Athletics


Athletic Conferences
National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics
Mascot
-
School Colors
-

Intercollegiate Athletics (Women)


FactorOfferedScholarships Given
Basketball
Golf
Soccer
Volleyball

Intercollegiate Athletics (Men)


SportOfferedScholarships Given
Basketball
Golf
Soccer
Volleyball

Recreational Sports


Intramural Sports
-

Student Activities

Activities And Organizations


Ave Maria University offers choral groups, drama theatre, student newspaper, students for life, drama club, student government association, intercollegiate studies institute, faith in action ministry

Sororities


50% of women participate

Fraternities


50% of men participate

ROTC


Student Body

Co-educational


Yes

Number of Full-Time Undergraduates


1,046

Undergraduates


All Undergraduates
1,068
Women
540
Men
528

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.


  • 0.6% American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 2.7% Asian
  • 5.4% Black/African-American
  • 15.2% Hispanic/Latino
  • 0.0% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
  • 0.0% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
  • 62.0% White
  • 14.1% Unknown

International Students


2.2% from 15 countries

Average Age


20

Number of Graduate Students


40

Student Resources

Study resources