St. Francis College

4305, 180 Remsen St, Brooklyn, United States
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Overview of St. Francis College

About this school

St. Francis is a private, church-affiliated, liberal arts college. Founded in 1884 with the purpose of providing higher education for students with limited economic resources, it adopted coeducation in 1969. Its urban campus is located in Brooklyn Heights.
  • Institution Type


    Private

  • Undergraduate Students


    • Undergraduate Students:2,598
    • Men:1,096 (42.2%)
    • Women:1,502 (57.8%)

Location

Admission Information

Freshman Admission Requirements

Difficulty of Admission


Not reported

High School Preparation


  • High School Graduation:

    Not reported

  • High School Program:

    College preparatory program is not required

Required Or Recomended High School Units


SubjectRequired UnitsRecommended Units
English
-
4
Mathematics
-
2
Science
-
2
Foreign Language
-
-
Social Studies
-
4
History
-
-
Academic Electives
-
6

Examinations Required


ExamRequiredScores Due Date
SAT or ACT
-
-
SAT Only
Required
Not reported
ACT Only
Considered if submitted
Not reported
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
Not reported
Use of SAT/ACT Essay
Not reported

Admission Details

Admissions Office


Address
180 Remsen Street
City, State, Zip
Brooklyn Heights, NY  11201-4398
Phone
(718) 489-3473
Fax
(718) 522-1274
Email

Application Dates And Fees


Regular Admission Deadline
-
Application Fee
-
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
Not reported
Accept Offer Of Admission
By May 1 or within 2 weeks if notified after May 1
Waiting List Used
-
Defer Admission
-
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications not accepted

Early Admission


Early Decision Offered
-
Early Decision Deadline
-
Early Decision Notification
-
Early Action Offered
-
Early Action Deadline
-
Early Action Notification
-

Application Form


Common Application
Not accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application
Not reported

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
Not reported
Women
Not reported
Men
Not reported

Students Enrolled


Students Enrolled
Not reported
Women
420 admitted students enrolled
Men
289 admitted students enrolled

Grade Point Average of Enrolled First-Year Students


Average GPA
Not reported
375 And Above
6%
3.50 - 3.74
12%
3.25 - 3.49
9%
3.00 - 3.24
14%
2.50 - 2.99
30%
2.00 - 2.49
20%

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
20 average |17-22 range of middle 50%
• Score 30 - 36
2%
• Score 24 - 29
19%
• Score 18 - 23
51%
• Score 12 - 17
27%
• Score 6 - 11
1%
• Score 5 Or Below
Not reported

Tuition & Financial Aid

Tuition & Expenses

Cost of Attendance


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

Payment Plans


St. Francis College accepts

Applying for Financial Aid

Financial Aid Office


Email
-
Website
Net Price Calculator Url
Not reported

Application Process


Application Deadline
Priority deadline February 15
Award Notification Date
Not reported
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal and Institutional Methodologies

Forms Required


Forms RequiredFiling Cost
FAFSA| Code is 002820
Free
State Aid Form
-

Profile of 2017-18 Financial Aid

First-Year Student


Financial Aid Applicants
434 (85.1%) of freshmen
Found To Have Financial Need
393 (90.6%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
393 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
33 (8.4%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
61%
Average Award
$14,280
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 392 (99.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $11,890
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 222 (56.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,370
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 349 (88.8%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
98 (19.2%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $8,953

All Undergraduates


Financial Aid Applicants
1,917 (79.4%) of undergraduates
Found To Have Financial Need
1,765 (92.1%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,765 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
189 (10.7%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
61%
Average Award
$14,255
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,727 (97.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $10,675
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,189 (67.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,170
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 1,363 (77.2%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
482 (20.0%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $9,300

Borrowing


2016 Graduates with Loans
44%
Average Indebtedness Of 2016 Graduates
$23,835
Parents Borrowing Plus Loans
-
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
Not reported
Special Achievements/Activities
Not reported
Special Characteristics
Children of Public Servants, Handicapped Students, Public Servants

Employment


Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$2,000

Academics & Instruction

Academics Overview

Academic Calendar System


Semester

Summer Session


Offered

Graduation Requirements

General Education/Core Cirriculum


Required

Computer


Not required

Foreign Language


Not required

Math/Science


Required for all students

Faculty & Instruction

Full-Time Faculty


82

Part-Time Faculty


218

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


23%

Regular Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 21% of classes
  • 10-19 students: - 35% of classes
  • 20-29 students: - 27% of classes
  • 30-39 students: - 16% 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


  • 2-9 students: - 19% of discussion sections/labs
  • 10-19 students: - 32% of discussion sections/labs
  • 20-29 students: - 45% of discussion sections/labs
  • 30-39 students: - 1% of discussion sections/labs
  • 40-49 students: - 3% of discussion sections/labs
% of Sections/Labs
2-9
10-19
20-29
30-39
40-49
# of Students

Advanced Placement

International Baccalaureate


Not reported

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
412
Internet E Mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services

Remedial Instruction


Offered

Tutoring


Available

Services for Students Requiring Accommodations


Not available

Services for Students with Accessibility Needs


St. Francis College provides hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Undergraduate Retention & Graduation

Returning First-Year Students


76.0%

Students Graduating Within 4 Years


28.7%

Students Graduating Within 5 Years


46.8%

Students Graduating Within 6 Years


52.0%

Programs & Majors

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Majors (36)


  • Accounting
  • Accounting and Business/Management
  • Area Studies, Other
  • Biology Teacher Education
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Biomedical Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Chemistry Teacher Education
  • Chemistry, General
  • Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
  • Clinical, Counseling and Applied Psychology, Other
  • Computer/Information Technology Services Administration and Management, Other
  • Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
  • Economics, General
  • Education/Teaching of Individuals with Vision Impairments Including Blindness
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • English/Language Arts Teacher Education
  • Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other
  • Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other
  • History, General
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Mathematics Teacher Education
  • Mathematics, General
  • Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist
  • Organizational Communication, General
  • Philosophy
  • Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
  • Physician Assistant
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Radio and Television
  • Religion/Religious Studies
  • Social Studies Teacher Education
  • Sociology
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric

Most Popular Disciplines


Offered

Professional Degree Programs


Not reported

Special Programs


Accelerated program, Cooperative work study program, Student-designed major, 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, Communication/journalism

Online Degrees


Business administration, psychology

Graduate and Professional Education

Master's Degrees Offered


Master of Science

Master's Programs of Study (1)


  • Accounting

    Campus Life

    Location & Geography

    Population


    22,594

    Nearest Metropolitan Area


    1 acre

    Environment


    Urban environment

    Campus Size


    New York City

    Weather


    Temperature
    24.9 average low in January, 78.9 average high in September
    Rain
    119 rainy days per year

    Available Transportation


    Nearest Airport
    New York City
    Nearest Bus Station
    New York City
    Nearest Train Station
    New York City

    Housing

    College Housing


    College offers housing to students

    Types of Housing


    Cooperative housing

    Students of College Housing


    7% of all students

    Housing Restrictions


    Freshman Housing Guarantee


    Freshmen are not guaranteed housing

    Students Living Off Campus/Commuting


    93%

    Security

    24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices


    Not available

    24-Hour Security Patrols


    Not available

    Late-Night Transport/Escort Services


    Not available

    Electronically Operated Housing Entrances


    Not available

    Personal Support Services

    Health Service


    Not offered

    Personal Counseling


    Offered

    Child Care


    Not offered

    Sports & Recreation

    School Athletics


    Athletic Conferences
    NCAA Division I
    Mascot
    Terrier
    School Colors
    Red and blue

    Intercollegiate Athletics (Women)


    FactorOfferedScholarships Given
    Basketball
    Cross-Country Running
    Golf
    Soccer
    Swimming And Diving
    Tennis
    Track And Field
    Volleyball
    Water Polo

    Intercollegiate Athletics (Men)


    SportOfferedScholarships Given
    Basketball
    Cross-Country Running
    Golf
    Soccer
    Swimming And Diving
    Tennis
    Track And Field
    Volleyball
    Water Polo

    Recreational Sports


    Intramural Sports
    basketball, football, soccer, table tennis, volleyball

    Student Activities

    Activities And Organizations


    St. Francis College offers choral groups, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, national fraternities, national sororities, latin american society, fine arts society, power lifting club, games club, haitian american students alliance

    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


    2,393

    Undergraduates


    All Undergraduates
    2,598
    Women
    1,502
    Men
    1,096

    Ethnicity of Students from U.S.


    • Not reported

    International Students


    Not reported

    Average Age


    22

    Number of Graduate Students


    74

    Student Resources

    Study resources