Saint Anselm College

100 St Anselm Dr, Goffstown, United States
All photos (0)
  • Total Documents
    0
  • Class Notes
    0
  • Textbook Notes
    0
  • Study Guides
    0
  • Currently Enrolled
    0
  • Previously Enrolled
    0

Overview of Saint Anselm College

About this school

  • Institution Type


    Private

  • Undergraduate Students


    • Undergraduate Students:1,964
    • Men:768 (39.1%)
    • Women:1,196 (60.9%)

Location

Admission Information

Freshman Admission Requirements

Difficulty of Admission


Admission to Saint Anselm College 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
4
Science
3
4
Foreign Language
2
4
Social Studies
2
4
History
-
-
Academic Electives
-
-

Examinations Required


ExamRequiredScores Due Date
SAT or ACT
Required for some
February 1
SAT Only
-
-
ACT Only
-
-
SAT and SAT Subject Tests, or ACT
Considered if submitted
February 1
SAT Subject Tests Only
Considered if submitted
-
Essay/TestStatusScores Due Date
SAT Essay Component Policy
Not reported
ACT Writing Test Policy
Writing component recommended
Use of SAT/ACT Essay
SAT: Used for admission ACT: Used for admission

Admission Details

Admissions Office


Address
100 Saint Anselm Drive
City, State, Zip
Manchester, NH  03102-1310
Phone
(603) 641-7500
Fax
(603) 641-7550
Email

Application Dates And Fees


Regular Admission Deadline
February 1
Application Fee
$50
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
March 15
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
Yes
Early Decision Deadline
December 1
Early Decision Notification
December 31
Early Action Offered
Yes
Early Action Deadline
November 15
Early Action Notification
January 15

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
76% of 3,892 applicants were admitted
Women
75% of 2,221 applicants were admitted
Men
77% of 1,671 applicants were admitted

Students Enrolled


Students Enrolled
554 (19%) of 2,960 admitted students enrolled
Women
313 (19%) of 1,676 admitted students enrolled
Men
241 (19%) of 1,284 admitted students enrolled

Grade Point Average of Enrolled First-Year Students


Average GPA
3.29
375 And Above
11%
3.50 - 3.74
18%
3.25 - 3.49
24%
3.00 - 3.24
21%
2.50 - 2.99
24%
2.00 - 2.49
2%

SAT Score of Enrolled First-Year Students


Sat Math
591 average |560-650 range of middle 50%
• Score 700 - 800
5%
• Score 600 - 700
54%
• Score 500 - 600
38%
• Score 400 - 500
2%
• Score 300 - 400
0%
• Score 200 - 300
0%
Sat Critical Reading
602 average |580-650 range of middle 50%
• Score 700 - 800
7%
• Score 600 - 700
57%
• Score 500 - 600
36%
• Score 400 - 500
1%
• Score 300 - 400
0%
• Score 200 - 300
0%

ACT Scores of Enrolled First-Year Students


Act Composite
26 average |24-28 range of middle 50%
• Score 30 - 36
14%
• Score 24 - 29
64%
• Score 18 - 23
22%
• Score 12 - 17
0%
• Score 6 - 11
0%
• Score 5 Or Below
0%

Tuition & Financial Aid

Tuition & Expenses

Cost of Attendance


  • Books & Supplies: - $41,200 (72.18192648656225%)
  • Room & Board: - $14,500 (25.40383335085322%)
  • Other Expences: - $1,000 (1.7519885069553944%)
  • Tuition & Fees: - $378 (0.6622516556291391%)
Books & Supplies
Room & Board
Other Expences
Tuition & Fees

Payment Plans


Saint Anselm College accepts installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid

Financial Aid Office


Email
-
Website
Net Price Calculator Url

Application Process


Application Deadline
February 15
Award Notification Date
On a rolling basis beginning February 1
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal and Institutional Methodologies

Forms Required


Forms RequiredFiling Cost
FAFSA| Code is 002587
Free
CSS/Financial Aid Profile
$25 for first college, $16 each additional

Profile of 2017-18 Financial Aid

First-Year Student


Financial Aid Applicants
495 (87.8%) of freshmen
Found To Have Financial Need
422 (85.3%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
422 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
116 (27.5%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
79%
Average Award
$28,104
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 422 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $24,780
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 321 (76.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,370
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 94 (22.3%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
111 (19.7%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $15,990

All Undergraduates


Financial Aid Applicants
1,597 (82.6%) of undergraduates
Found To Have Financial Need
1,403 (87.9%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,403 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
328 (23.4%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
79%
Average Award
$28,108
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,398 (99.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $23,682
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,137 (81.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,565
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 241 (17.2%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
451 (23.3%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $15,587

Borrowing


2016 Graduates with Loans
84%
Average Indebtedness Of 2016 Graduates
$36,567
Parents Borrowing Plus Loans
-
Parents Of Students Receiving Aid
9.0%
Parents Of Students Not Receiving Aid
1.0%

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 characteristics (minority, religious affiliation, other scholarships)

Non-Need Awards


Academic Interest/Achievement
Not reported
Creative Arts/Performance
Not reported
Special Achievements/Activities
Not reported
Special Characteristics
Children and Siblings of Alumni, Children of Educators, Children of Faculty/Staff, Relatives of Clergy, Siblings of Current Students

Employment


Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$1,482

Academics & Instruction

Academics Overview

Academic Calendar System


Semester

Summer Session


Offered

Graduation Requirements

General Education/Core Cirriculum


Required

Computer


Not required

Foreign Language


Required

Math/Science


Required for all students

Faculty & Instruction

Full-Time Faculty


153

Part-Time Faculty


72

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


62%

Regular Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 19% of classes
  • 10-19 students: - 47% of classes
  • 20-29 students: - 26% of classes
  • 30-39 students: - 4% of classes
  • 40-49 students: - 2% of classes
  • 50-99 students: - 2% of classes
  • Over 100 students: - 0% of classes
% of Classes
2-9
10-19
20-29
30-39
40-49
50-99
Over 100 students
# of Students

Discussion Section/Lab Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 72% of discussion sections/labs
  • 10-19 students: - 26% of discussion sections/labs
  • 20-29 students: - 1% of discussion sections/labs
  • 50-59 students: - 0% of discussion sections/labs
% of Sections/Labs
2-9
10-19
20-29
50-59
# 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
-

Computing


Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available On Campus
400
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


Saint Anselm College provides wheelchair access

Undergraduate Retention & Graduation

Returning First-Year Students


88.0%

Students Graduating Within 4 Years


77.6%

Students Graduating Within 5 Years


79.4%

Students Graduating Within 6 Years


79.9%

Programs & Majors

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Majors (40)


  • Accounting
  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Biochemistry
  • Biological and Physical Sciences
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business/Commerce, General
  • Business/Managerial Economics
  • Chemistry, General
  • Chemistry, Other
  • Classical, Ancient Mediterranean and Near Eastern Studies and Archaeology
  • Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
  • Communication, General
  • Computer Science
  • Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
  • Economics, General
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • Engineering, General
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Environmental Studies
  • Finance, General
  • French Language and Literature
  • History, General
  • International Business/Trade/Commerce
  • International Relations and Affairs
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other
  • Mathematics, General
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
  • Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution
  • Philosophy
  • Physics, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Pre-Dentistry Studies
  • Pre-Law Studies
  • Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies
  • Psychology, General
  • Secondary Education and Teaching
  • Sociology
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric
  • Theology/Theological Studies

Most Popular Disciplines


Offered

Professional Degree Programs


No online degree programs

Special Programs


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

Study Abroad


Business/marketing, Social sciences, Health professions and related sciences

Online Degrees


Engineering, pharmacy, optometry, physical therapy, physician assistant with Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences

Graduate and Professional Education

Master's Degrees Offered


Not reported

Campus Life

Location & Geography

Population


110,378

Nearest Metropolitan Area


380 acres

Environment


Suburban environment

Campus Size


Boston

Weather


Temperature
7.4 average low in January, 77.3 average high in September
Rain
126 rainy days per year

Available Transportation


Nearest Airport
50 mile(s) from campus in Boston
Nearest Bus Station
2 mile(s) from campus in Manchester
Nearest Train Station
50 mile(s) from campus in Boston

Housing

College Housing


College offers housing to students

Types of Housing


Men only housing, women only housing, coed housing, disabled student housing

Students of College Housing


92% of all students

Housing Restrictions


Freshman Housing Guarantee


Freshmen are guaranteed housing

Students Living Off Campus/Commuting


8%

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 II
Mascot
Hawk
School Colors
Navy and white

Intercollegiate Athletics (Women)


FactorOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Cross-Country Running
Field Hockey
Football
Golf
Ice Hockey
Lacrosse
Skiing (Downhill)
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Volleyball

Intercollegiate Athletics (Men)


SportOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Cross-Country Running
Field Hockey
Football
Golf
Ice Hockey
Lacrosse
Skiing (Downhill)
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Volleyball

Recreational Sports


Intramural Sports
basketball, football, ice hockey, soccer, softball, tennis, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball

Student Activities

Activities And Organizations


Saint Anselm College offers choral groups, drama theatre, student newspaper, meelia center for community engagement, anselmian abbey players, club sports, service and solidarity mission trips, saint anselm college crier (school newspaper)

Sororities


Fraternities


ROTC


Army ROTC is offered off campus

Student Body

Co-educational


Yes

Number of Full-Time Undergraduates


1,926

Undergraduates


All Undergraduates
1,964
Women
1,196
Men
768

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.


  • 0.1% American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 1.2% Asian
  • 1.8% Black/African-American
  • 3.8% Hispanic/Latino
  • 1.7% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
  • 0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
  • 88.6% White
  • 2.8% Unknown

International Students


0.6% from 7 countries

Average Age


20

Number of Graduate Students


Not reported

Student Resources

Study resources