Stetson U

Stetson University

421 N Woodland Blvd, DeLand, United States
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  • Previously Enrolled
    20

Overview of Stetson University (Stetson U)

About this school

  • Institution Type


    Private

  • Undergraduate Students


    • Undergraduate Students:3,081
    • Men:1,314 (42.6%)
    • Women:1,767 (57.4%)

Location

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Admission Information (Stetson U)

Freshman Admission Requirements

Difficulty of Admission


Admission to Stetson 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
3
-
Foreign Language
2
-
Social Studies
2
-
History
-
-
Academic Electives
-
-

Examinations Required


ExamRequiredScores Due Date
SAT or ACT
Required for some
July 15
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
Use of SAT/ACT Essay
SAT: No policy as of now ACT: No policy as of now

Admission Details

Admissions Office


Address
421 North Woodland Boulevard
City, State, Zip
DeLand, FL  32723
Phone
(386) 822-7100
Fax
(386) 822-8832
Email

Application Dates And Fees


Regular Admission Deadline
March 1
Application Fee
$50
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
Rolling
Accept Offer Of Admission
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
November 1, January 1
Early Action Notification
-

Application Form


Common Application
Accepted, supplemental forms required
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
68% of 11,732 applicants were admitted
Women
69% of 7,049 applicants were admitted
Men
66% of 4,683 applicants were admitted

Students Enrolled


Students Enrolled
923 (12%) of 7,958 admitted students enrolled
Women
511 (11%) of 4,866 admitted students enrolled
Men
412 (13%) of 3,092 admitted students enrolled

Grade Point Average of Enrolled First-Year Students


Average GPA
3.81
375 And Above
61%
3.50 - 3.74
15%
3.25 - 3.49
10%
3.00 - 3.24
7%
2.50 - 2.99
6%
2.00 - 2.49
1%

SAT Score of Enrolled First-Year Students


Sat Math
590 average |540-640 range of middle 50%
• Score 700 - 800
8%
• Score 600 - 700
36%
• Score 500 - 600
49%
• Score 400 - 500
6%
• Score 300 - 400
0%
• Score 200 - 300
0%
Sat Critical Reading
611 average |570-650 range of middle 50%
• Score 700 - 800
11%
• Score 600 - 700
50%
• Score 500 - 600
34%
• Score 400 - 500
4%
• Score 300 - 400
0%
• Score 200 - 300
0%

ACT Scores of Enrolled First-Year Students


Act Composite
26 average |23-29 range of middle 50%
• Score 30 - 36
18%
• Score 24 - 29
54%
• Score 18 - 23
28%
• Score 12 - 17
0%
• Score 6 - 11
0%
• Score 5 Or Below
0%

Tuition & Financial Aid (Stetson U)

Tuition & Expenses

Cost of Attendance


  • Books & Supplies: - $46,030 (72.7379033532442%)
  • Room & Board: - $13,052 (20.625138269966182%)
  • Other Expences: - $1,200 (1.896273821939888%)
  • Tuition & Fees: - $3,000 (4.740684554849721%)
Books & Supplies
Room & Board
Other Expences
Tuition & Fees

Payment Plans


Stetson University accepts installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid

Financial Aid Office


Email
-
Website
Net Price Calculator Url
Not reported

Application Process


Application Deadline
Priority deadline November 1
Award Notification Date
On or about March 1
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology

Forms Required


Forms RequiredFiling Cost
FAFSA| Code is 001531
Free

Profile of 2017-18 Financial Aid

First-Year Student


Financial Aid Applicants
756 (87.5%) of freshmen
Found To Have Financial Need
647 (85.6%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
647 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
160 (24.7%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
77%
Average Award
$36,918
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 643 (99.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $31,065
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 429 (66.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,340
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 155 (24.0%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
176 (20.4%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $26,810

All Undergraduates


Financial Aid Applicants
2,299 (76.3%) of undergraduates
Found To Have Financial Need
2,056 (89.4%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
2,055 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
429 (20.9%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
76%
Average Award
$36,776
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 2,034 (99.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $29,996
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,478 (71.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,514
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 365 (17.8%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
788 (26.1%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $24,126

Borrowing


2016 Graduates with Loans
70%
Average Indebtedness Of 2016 Graduates
$31,457
Parents Borrowing Plus Loans
-
Parents Of Students Receiving Aid
14.0%
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
Area/Ethnic Studies, Biological Sciences, Business, Communication, Computer Science, Education, English, Foreign Languages, Humanities, Mathematics, Military Science, Physical Sciences, Premedicine, Religion/Biblical Studies, Social Sciences
Creative Arts/Performance
Applied Art and Design, Art/Fine Arts, Music, Theater/Drama
Special Achievements/Activities
Cheerleading/Drum Major, Community Service, Junior Miss, Leadership, Religious Involvement
Special Characteristics
Children and Siblings of Alumni, Children of Faculty/Staff, Ethnic Background, First-Generation College Students, International Students, Local/State Students, Members of Minorities, Out-of-State Students, Veterans, Veterans' Children

Employment


Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$2,432

Academics & Instruction (Stetson U)

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


268

Part-Time Faculty


162

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


59%

Regular Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 12% of classes
  • 10-19 students: - 48% of classes
  • 20-29 students: - 34% of classes
  • 30-39 students: - 4% of classes
  • 40-49 students: - 2% of classes
% of Classes
2-9
10-19
20-29
30-39
40-49
# of Students

Discussion Section/Lab Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 5% of discussion sections/labs
  • 10-19 students: - 32% of discussion sections/labs
  • 20-29 students: - 63% 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
510,427

Computing


Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available On Campus
500
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


Stetson University provides hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Undergraduate Retention & Graduation

Returning First-Year Students


78.0%

Students Graduating Within 4 Years


55.5%

Students Graduating Within 5 Years


61.6%

Students Graduating Within 6 Years


62.0%

Programs & Majors (Stetson U)

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Majors (56)


  • Accounting
  • American/United States Studies/Civilization
  • Aquatic Biology/Limnology
  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Biochemistry
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Business/Managerial Economics
  • Chemistry, General
  • Communication, General
  • Computer Science
  • Computer and Information Sciences, General
  • Digital Arts
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Economics, General
  • Education, General
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
  • Environmental Science
  • Finance, General
  • French Language and Literature
  • Geography
  • German Language and Literature
  • Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
  • History, General
  • Humanities/Humanistic Studies
  • International Business/Trade/Commerce
  • International Relations and Affairs
  • Keyboard Instruments
  • Management Information Systems, General
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Mathematics, General
  • Molecular Biology
  • Music Performance, General
  • Music Teacher Education
  • Music Technology
  • Music Theory and Composition
  • Music, General
  • Philosophy
  • Physics, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Pre-Dentistry Studies
  • Pre-Law Studies
  • Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies
  • Pre-Veterinary Studies
  • Psychology, General
  • Religion/Religious Studies
  • Russian Studies
  • Secondary Education and Teaching
  • Social Sciences, General
  • Sociology
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
  • Stringed Instruments
  • Voice and Opera

Most Popular Disciplines


Offered

Professional Degree Programs


Not reported

Special Programs


Accelerated program, Student-designed major, Distance learning, Double major, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session

Study Abroad


Business/marketing, Visual and performing arts, Psychology, Social sciences

Online Degrees


Engineering, forestry, environmental management with Duke University, public administration with American University

Graduate and Professional Education

Master's Degrees Offered


Master of Science, Master of Accountancy, Master of Business Administration, Master of Laws, Master of Education

Master's Programs of Study (9)


  • Accounting
  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Counselor Education
  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • Education--General
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • Elementary Education
  • Law
  • Marriage and Family Therapy

Campus Life (Stetson U)

Location & Geography

Population


28,237

Nearest Metropolitan Area


159 acres

Environment


Small town/city

Campus Size


Orlando

Weather


Temperature
46.9 average low in January, 88 average high in September
Rain
115 rainy days per year

Available Transportation


Nearest Airport
25 mile(s) from campus in Daytona Beach
Nearest Bus Station
DeLand
Nearest Train Station
2 mile(s) from campus in DeLand

Housing

College Housing


College offers housing to students

Types of Housing


Men only housing, women only housing, coed housing

Students of College Housing


66% of all students

Housing Restrictions


Students required to live on campus through junior year

Freshman Housing Guarantee


Freshmen are guaranteed housing

Students Living Off Campus/Commuting


34%

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 I
Mascot
Hatter
School Colors
Green and white

Intercollegiate Athletics (Women)


FactorOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Crew
Cross-Country Running
Football
Golf
Lacrosse
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Volleyball

Intercollegiate Athletics (Men)


SportOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Crew
Cross-Country Running
Football
Golf
Lacrosse
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Volleyball

Recreational Sports


Intramural Sports
basketball, sand volleyball, softball, tennis, volleyball

Student Activities

Activities And Organizations


Stetson University offers choral groups, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, national fraternities, national sororities, caribbean student association, fellowship of christian athletes, kaleidoscope (promotes inclusivity), enactus (social action), model united nations

Sororities


32% of women participate

Fraternities


29% of men participate

ROTC


Army ROTC is offered off campus

Student Body

Co-educational


Yes

Number of Full-Time Undergraduates


3,044

Undergraduates


All Undergraduates
3,081
Women
1,767
Men
1,314

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.


  • 0.4% American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 2.5% Asian
  • 8.3% Black/African-American
  • 17.0% Hispanic/Latino
  • 4.4% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
  • 0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
  • 65.3% White
  • 2.0% Unknown

International Students


5.8% from 64 countries

Average Age


20

Number of Graduate Students


1,187

Student Resources (Stetson U)

Study resources