Salve Regina

Salve Regina University

100 Ochre Point Ave, Newport, United States
All photos (10)
  • Total Documents
    219
  • Class Notes
    86
  • Textbook Notes
    70
  • Study Guides
    63
  • Currently Enrolled
    12
  • Previously Enrolled
    3

Overview of Salve Regina University (Salve Regina)

About this school

Salve Regina, founded in 1934, is a private, church-affiliated, liberal arts university. Its 65-acre campus, situated among turn-of-the-century summer estates listed with the National Register of Historic Places, is located in Newport, 35 miles from Providence.
  • Institution Type


    Private

  • Undergraduate Students


    • Undergraduate Students:2,180
    • Men:724 Men (33.2%)
    • Women:1,456 Women (66.8%)

Location

Admission Information (Salve Regina)

Freshman Admission Requirements

Difficulty of Admission


Admission to Salve Regina 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 required

Required Or Recomended High School Units


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

Examinations Required


ExamRequiredScores Due Date
SAT or ACT
Required for some
February 1
SAT Only
Considered if submitted
February 1
ACT Only
Considered if submitted
February 1
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: Not used ACT: Not used

Admission Details

Admissions Office


Address
100 Ochre Point Avenue
City, State, Zip
Newport, RI 02840-4192
Phone
(401) 341-2908
Fax
(401) 848-2823
Email

Application Dates And Fees


Regular Admission Deadline
February 1
Application Fee
$50
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
December 25
Accept Offer Of Admission
By May 1 or within 2 weeks if notified after May 1
Waiting List Used
Yes
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
Yes
Early Action Deadline
November 1
Early Action Notification
December 25

Application Form


Common Application
Accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application

Other Application Requirements


Interview
Not Required
Essay Or Personal Statement
Required for all freshmen
Letters Of Recommendation
2 required for all freshmen
Other
-
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
72% of 4,991 applicants were admitted
Women
72% of 3,543 applicants were admitted
Men
72% of 1,448 applicants were admitted

Students Enrolled


Students Enrolled
691 (19%) of 3,588 admitted students enrolled
Women
410 (16%) of 2,548 admitted students enrolled
Men
281 (27%) of 1,040 admitted students enrolled

Grade Point Average of Enrolled First-Year Students


Average GPA
3.36
375 And Above
13%
3.50 - 3.74
19%
3.25 - 3.49
20%
3.00 - 3.24
21%
2.50 - 2.99
23%
2.00 - 2.49
4%

SAT Score of Enrolled First-Year Students


Sat Math
530-610 range of middle 50%
• 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
23-27 range of middle 50%
• Score 30 - 36
Not reported
• Score 24 - 29
Not reported
• Score 18 - 23
Not reported
• Score 12 - 17
Not reported
• Score 6 - 11
Not reported
• Score 5 Or Below
Not reported

Tuition & Financial Aid (Salve Regina)

Tuition & Expenses

Cost of Attendance


  • Books & Supplies: - $38,986 (67.51%)
  • Room & Board: - $14,060 (24.35%)
  • Other Expenses: - $1,400 (2.42%)
  • Tuition & Fees: - $3,300 (5.71%)
Books & Supplies
Room & Board
Other Expenses
Tuition & Fees

Payment Plans


Salve Regina University accepts installment plan

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 January 3
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology

Forms Required


Forms RequiredFiling Cost
FAFSA| Code is 003411
Free

Profile of 2017-18 Financial Aid

First-Year Student


Financial Aid Applicants
536 (90.8%) of freshmen
Found To Have Financial Need
481 (89.7%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
481 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
58 (12.1%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
70%
Average Award
$29,388
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 481 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $25,375
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 418 (86.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,617
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 480 (99.8%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
100 (16.9%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $15,470

All Undergraduates


Financial Aid Applicants
1,685 (80.7%) of undergraduates
Found To Have Financial Need
1,533 (91.0%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,532 (99.9%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
177 (11.6%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
67%
Average Award
$27,756
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,526 (99.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $22,799
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,359 (88.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,688
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 1,530 (99.9%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
396 (19.0%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $14,854

Borrowing


2016 Graduates with Loans
65%
Average Indebtedness Of 2016 Graduates
$37,464
Parents Of Students Receiving Aid
Not reported
Parents Of Students Not Receiving Aid
Not reported

Financial Aid Programs

Scholarchips And Grants


Need Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non Need Based Available
None

Non-Need Awards


Academic Interest/Achievement
Not reported
Creative Arts/Performance
Art/Fine Arts
Special Achievements/Activities
Not reported
Special Characteristics
Children and Siblings of Alumni

Employment


Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
Not reported

Academics & Instruction (Salve Regina)

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


127

Part-Time Faculty


162

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


35%

Regular Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 16% of classes
  • 10-19 students: - 29% of classes
  • 20-29 students: - 47% of classes
  • 30-39 students: - 8% of classes
% of Classes
2-9
10-19
20-29
30-39
# of Students

Discussion Section/Lab Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 13% of discussion sections/labs
  • 10-19 students: - 59% of discussion sections/labs
  • 20-29 students: - 28% of discussion sections/labs
% of Sections/Labs
2-9
10-19
20-29
# of Students

Advanced Placement

International Baccalaureate


Accepted

Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations


Accepted for placement and credit

Sophomore Standing


Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources

Libraries


Library Available On Campus
Yes
Holdings
518,930
Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available On Campus
163
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


Salve Regina University provides hearing impaired services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Undergraduate Retention & Graduation

Returning First-Year Students


83.6%

Students Graduating Within 4 Years


64.1%

Students Graduating Within 5 Years


70.2%

Students Graduating Within 6 Years


70.9%

Programs & Majors (Salve Regina)

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Majors (49)


  • Accounting
  • American/United States Studies/Civilization
  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation
  • Biology Teacher Education
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Ceramic Arts and Ceramics
  • Chemistry, General
  • Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
  • Communication and Media Studies, Other
  • Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services, Other
  • Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Early Childhood Education and Teaching
  • Economics, General
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Environmental Studies
  • Finance, General
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General
  • French Language Teacher Education
  • French Language and Literature
  • Graphic Design
  • Historic Preservation and Conservation
  • History Teacher Education
  • History, General
  • Information Resources Management
  • International Economics
  • International/Global Studies
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Management Science
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Mathematics Teacher Education
  • Mathematics, General
  • Music Teacher Education
  • Music, General
  • Painting
  • Philosophy
  • Photography
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Religion/Religious Studies
  • Secondary Education and Teaching
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Spanish Language Teacher Education
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Special Education and Teaching, General

Most Popular Disciplines


Offered

Professional Degree Programs


No online degree programs

Special Programs


Accelerated program, Double major, English as a second language, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session

Study Abroad


Business/marketing, Health professions and related sciences, Education

Online Degrees


Business administration, nursing, administration of justice, holistic counseling, international relations, MBA, management, rehabilitation counseling

Graduate and Professional Education

Master's Degrees Offered


Doctor of Philosophy, Doctor of Nursing Practice

Master's Programs of Study (16)


  • Addictions/Substance Abuse Counseling
  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Computer and Information Systems Security
  • Conflict Resolution and Mediation/Peace Studies
  • Counseling Psychology
  • Criminal Justice and Criminology
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Forensic Sciences
  • Health Services Management and Hospital Administration
  • Homeland Security
  • Humanities
  • International Affairs
  • Management Strategy and Policy
  • Nonprofit Management
  • Rehabilitation Counseling
  • Religion

Campus Life (Salve Regina)

Location & Geography

Population


24,034

Nearest Metropolitan Area


Boston, Providence

Campus Size


80 acres

Weather


Temperature
19.1 average low in January, 76.9 average high in September
Rain
125 rainy days per year

Available Transportation


Nearest Bus Station
1 mile(s) from campus in Newport
Nearest Train Station
15 mile(s) from campus in Kingston

Housing

College Housing


College offers housing to students

Types of Housing


Men only housing, women only housing, coed housing

Students of College Housing


59% of all students

Housing Restrictions


Freshmen and sophomores are required to live on campus

Freshman Housing Guarantee


Freshmen are guaranteed housing

Students Living Off Campus/Commuting


41%

Security

24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices


Available

24-Hour Security Patrols


Available

Late-Night Transport/Escort Services


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
NCAA Division III
Mascot
Seahawks
School Colors
Blue and white

Intercollegiate Athletics (Women)


FactorOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Cross-Country Running
Field Hockey
Football
Ice Hockey
Lacrosse
Sailing
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Track And Field
Volleyball

Intercollegiate Athletics (Men)


SportOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Cross-Country Running
Field Hockey
Football
Ice Hockey
Lacrosse
Sailing
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Track And Field
Volleyball

Recreational Sports


Intramural Sports
baseball, basketball, football, golf, ice hockey, lacrosse, soccer, softball, tennis, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball, weight lifting

Student Activities

Activities And Organizations


Salve Regina University offers choral groups, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, orpheus musical society, student government association, student outdoor adventures, student nurse organization, stagefright theatre company

Sororities


Fraternities


ROTC


Army ROTC is offered off campus

Student Body

Co-educational


Yes

Number of Full-Time Undergraduates


2,087

Undergraduates


All Undergraduates
2,180
Women
1,456
Men
724

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.


  • 0.3% American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 1.1% Asian
  • 1.8% Black/African-American
  • 6.8% Hispanic/Latino
  • 2.6% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
  • 0.0% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
  • 83.1% White
  • 4.2% Unknown

International Students


2.0% from 22 countries

Average Age


21

Number of Graduate Students


643

Student Resources (Salve Regina)