SEU, St Ed U

St. Edward's University

3001 S Congress Ave, Austin, United States
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  • Class Notes
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  • Textbook Notes
    0
  • Study Guides
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  • Currently Enrolled
    11
  • Previously Enrolled
    31

Overview of St. Edward's University (SEU, St Ed U)

About this school

St. Edward's, founded in 1885, is a church-affiliated, liberal arts university. Its 155-acre campus is located in Austin, 80 miles northeast of San Antonio.
  • Institution Type


    Private

  • Undergraduate Students


    • Undergraduate Students:4,056
    • Men:1,592 (39.3%)
    • Women:2,464 (60.7%)

Location

Admission Information (SEU, St Ed U)

Freshman Admission Requirements

Difficulty of Admission


Admission to St. Edward's 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
4
-
Mathematics
3
4
Science
2
3
Foreign Language
2
3
Social Studies
1
-
History
2
3
Academic Electives
-
1

Examinations Required


ExamRequiredScores Due Date
SAT or ACT
Required
May 1
SAT Only
-
-
ACT Only
-
-
SAT and SAT Subject Tests, or ACT
-
-
SAT Subject Tests Only
Not used if submitted
-
Essay/TestStatusScores Due Date
SAT Essay Component Policy
Not reported
ACT Writing Test Policy
Accepted with or without writing component
Use of SAT/ACT Essay
SAT: Not used ACT: Not used

Admission Details

Admissions Office


Address
3001 South Congress Avenue
City, State, Zip
Austin, TX  78704
Phone
(512) 448-8500
Fax
(512) 448-8492
Email

Application Dates And Fees


Regular Admission Deadline
May 1
Application Fee
No fee required
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
Rolling
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
No
Early Action Deadline
February 1
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 all freshmen
Letters Of Recommendation
1 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
74% of 6,046 applicants were admitted
Women
74% of 4,047 applicants were admitted
Men
73% of 1,999 applicants were admitted

Students Enrolled


Students Enrolled
1,153 (26%) of 4,468 admitted students enrolled
Women
699 (23%) of 2,999 admitted students enrolled
Men
454 (31%) of 1,469 admitted students enrolled

Grade Point Average of Enrolled First-Year Students


Average GPA
Not reported
375 And Above
Not reported
3.50 - 3.74
Not reported
3.25 - 3.49
Not reported
3.00 - 3.24
Not reported
2.50 - 2.99
Not reported
2.00 - 2.49
Not reported

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
Sat Critical Reading
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 |22-27 range of middle 50%
• Score 30 - 36
8%
• Score 24 - 29
57%
• Score 18 - 23
34%
• Score 12 - 17
1%
• Score 6 - 11
0%
• Score 5 Or Below
0%

Tuition & Financial Aid (SEU, St Ed U)

Tuition & Expenses

Cost of Attendance


  • Books & Supplies: - $43,050 (72.0622698359558%)
  • Room & Board: - $12,940 (21.66052895882156%)
  • Other Expences: - $900 (1.5065282892534315%)
  • Tuition & Fees: - $2,850 (4.7706729159692%)
Books & Supplies
Room & Board
Other Expences
Tuition & Fees

Payment Plans


St. Edward's University accepts installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid

Financial Aid Office


Email
-
Website
Net Price Calculator Url

Application Process


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

Forms Required


Forms RequiredFiling Cost
FAFSA| Code is 003621
Free

Profile of 2017-18 Financial Aid

First-Year Student


Financial Aid Applicants
686 (86.8%) of freshmen
Found To Have Financial Need
627 (91.4%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
625 (99.7%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
81 (13.0%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
72%
Average Award
$37,627
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 558 (89.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $24,131
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 459 (73.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,008
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 435 (69.6%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
45 (5.7%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $19,354

All Undergraduates


Financial Aid Applicants
2,664 (75.5%) of undergraduates
Found To Have Financial Need
2,477 (93.0%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
2,467 (99.6%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
240 (9.7%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
68%
Average Award
$34,850
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 2,250 (91.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $21,938
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,851 (75.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,942
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 1,733 (70.2%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
128 (3.6%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $17,083

Borrowing


2016 Graduates with Loans
69%
Average Indebtedness Of 2016 Graduates
$34,812
Parents Borrowing Plus Loans
-
Parents Of Students Receiving Aid
13.0%
Parents Of Students Not Receiving Aid
7.0%

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
Biological Sciences, Business, Communication, Computer Science, Education, English, Foreign Languages, Home Economics, Humanities, International Studies, Mathematics, Military Science, Physical Sciences, Premedicine, Religion/Biblical Studies, Social Sciences
Creative Arts/Performance
Art/Fine Arts, Journalism/Publications, Theater/Drama
Special Achievements/Activities
Cheerleading/Drum Major, Community Service, Leadership
Special Characteristics
Adult Students, Children of Faculty/Staff, Local/State Students, Out-of-State Students, Religious Affiliation, Veterans, Veterans' Children

Employment


Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$1,976

Academics & Instruction (SEU, St Ed U)

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


196

Part-Time Faculty


285

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


37%

Regular Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 13% of classes
  • 10-19 students: - 45% of classes
  • 20-29 students: - 36% of classes
  • 30-39 students: - 4% of classes
  • 40-49 students: - 1% of classes
  • 50-99 students: - 0% of classes
% of Classes
2-9
10-19
20-29
30-39
40-49
50-99
# of Students

Discussion Section/Lab Class Size


  • Not reported

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
467,332

Computing


Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available On Campus
928
Internet E Mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services

Remedial Instruction


Offered

Tutoring


Available

Services for Students Requiring Accommodations


Available

Services for Students with Accessibility Needs


St. Edward's University provides hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Undergraduate Retention & Graduation

Returning First-Year Students


80.5%

Students Graduating Within 4 Years


52.3%

Students Graduating Within 5 Years


62.1%

Students Graduating Within 6 Years


64.0%

Programs & Majors (SEU, St Ed U)

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Majors (60)


  • Accounting
  • Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
  • Acting
  • Art Teacher Education
  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Arts, Entertainment, and Media Management, General
  • Biochemistry
  • Bioinformatics
  • Biology Teacher Education
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Chemistry Teacher Education
  • Chemistry, General
  • Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
  • Communication and Media Studies, Other
  • Computer Science
  • Computer and Information Sciences, General
  • Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
  • Criminology
  • Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia
  • Drama and Dance Teacher Education
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Economics, General
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
  • Environmental Chemistry
  • Environmental Studies
  • Finance, General
  • Forensic Chemistry
  • Forensic Science and Technology
  • French Language and Literature
  • Game and Interactive Media Design
  • Graphic Design
  • History Teacher Education
  • History, General
  • International Business/Trade/Commerce
  • International/Global Studies
  • Kinesiology and Exercise Science
  • Latin American Studies
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Mathematics Teacher Education
  • Mathematics, General
  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies, Other
  • Philosophy
  • Photography
  • Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Religion/Religious Studies, Other
  • Research and Experimental Psychology, Other
  • Social Studies Teacher Education
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Spanish Language Teacher Education
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Special Education and Teaching, General
  • Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other
  • Theology and Religious Vocations, Other
  • Writing, General

Most Popular Disciplines


Offered

Professional Degree Programs


No online degree programs

Special Programs


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

Study Abroad


Business/marketing, Communication/journalism, Psychology

Online Degrees


None

Graduate and Professional Education

Master's Degrees Offered


Master of Liberal Arts, Master of Science, Professional Science Master's, Master of Accounting, Master of Business Administration, Master of Arts

Master's Programs of Study (11)


  • Accounting
  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Counseling Psychology
  • Environmental Management and Policy
  • Finance and Banking
  • Humanities
  • Liberal Studies
  • Organizational Management
  • Social Sciences
  • Student Affairs
  • Sustainable Development

Campus Life (SEU, St Ed U)

Location & Geography

Population


820,611

Nearest Metropolitan Area


160 acres

Environment


Urban environment

Campus Size


Austin

Weather


Temperature
38.6 average low in January, 91.1 average high in September
Rain
85 rainy days per year

Available Transportation


Nearest Airport
12 mile(s) from campus in Austin
Nearest Bus Station
10 mile(s) from campus in Austin
Nearest Train Station
Austin

Housing

College Housing


College offers housing to students

Types of Housing


Coed housing, disabled student housing

Students of College Housing


37% of all students

Housing Restrictions


Freshmen are required to live on campus

Freshman Housing Guarantee


Freshmen are guaranteed housing

Students Living Off Campus/Commuting


63%

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
-
School Colors
Navy and gold

Intercollegiate Athletics (Women)


FactorOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Volleyball

Intercollegiate Athletics (Men)


SportOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Volleyball

Recreational Sports


Intramural Sports
basketball, weight lifting

Student Activities

Activities And Organizations


St. Edward's University offers choral groups, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, television station, american medical student association, students for sustainability, academy of science, pride, asian student association

Sororities


Fraternities


ROTC


Army ROTC is offered off campus, Air Force ROTC offered off campus

Student Body

Co-educational


Yes

Number of Full-Time Undergraduates


3,610

Undergraduates


All Undergraduates
4,056
Women
2,464
Men
1,592

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.


  • 0.5% American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 3.3% Asian
  • 4.5% Black/African-American
  • 45.0% Hispanic/Latino
  • 3.8% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
  • 0.2% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
  • 40.2% White
  • 2.6% Unknown

International Students


7.9% from 54 countries

Average Age


20

Number of Graduate Students


545

Student Resources (SEU, St Ed U)

Study resources