Stockton University

101 Vera King Farris Dr, Galloway, United States
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Overview of Stockton University

About this school

Stockton University, founded in 1969, is a public, multipurpose college. It offers a unique preceptorial advising system, independent research in conjunction with a faculty member, emphasis on affordability, cutting edge technology, outstanding faculty and staff and opportunities for student leadership. Its 1,600-acre campus is located in Pomona, west of Atlantic City.
  • Institution Type


    Public

  • Undergraduate Students


    • Undergraduate Students:8,275
    • Men:3,410 (41.2%)
    • Women:4,865 (58.8%)

Location

Admission Information

Freshman Admission Requirements

Difficulty of Admission


Admission to Stockton University is very difficult: more than 50% of freshmen were in the top 10% of their high school class and scored over 1230 on the SAT I or over 26 on the ACT; about 60% 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
-
Science
2
-
Foreign Language
-
2
Social Studies
2
-
History
-
-
Academic Electives
5
-

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
-
-
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
101 Vera King Farris Drive
City, State, Zip
Galloway, NJ  08205-9441
Phone
(609) 652-4261
Fax
(609) 748-5541
Email

Application Dates And Fees


Regular Admission Deadline
May 1
Application Fee
$50
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
May 15
Accept Offer Of Admission
By May 1 or within 2 weeks if notified after May 1
Waiting List Used
Yes
Defer Admission
Student cannot 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
-
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
Recommended for all freshmen
Letters Of Recommendation
3 recommended 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
82% of 5,706 applicants were admitted
Women
83% of 3,588 applicants were admitted
Men
80% of 2,118 applicants were admitted

Students Enrolled


Students Enrolled
2,033 (44%) of 4,652 admitted students enrolled
Women
1,162 (39%) of 2,967 admitted students enrolled
Men
871 (52%) of 1,685 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
500-590 range of middle 50%
• Score 700 - 800
3%
• Score 600 - 700
21%
• Score 500 - 600
55%
• Score 400 - 500
21%
• Score 300 - 400
0%
• Score 200 - 300
0%
Sat Critical Reading
510-610 range of middle 50%
• Score 700 - 800
3%
• Score 600 - 700
27%
• Score 500 - 600
53%
• Score 400 - 500
16%
• Score 300 - 400
0%
• Score 200 - 300
0%

ACT Scores of Enrolled First-Year Students


Act Composite
22 average |19-25 range of middle 50%
• Score 30 - 36
4%
• Score 24 - 29
35%
• Score 18 - 23
50%
• Score 12 - 17
11%
• Score 6 - 11
0%
• Score 5 Or Below
0%

Tuition & Financial Aid

Tuition & Expenses

Cost of Attendance


  • Books & Supplies: - In-state: $13,404|Out-of-state: $20,357
  • Room & Board: - $12,120 (71.81371096758903%)
  • Other Expences: - $1,597 (9.462582212478521%)
  • Tuition & Fees: - $3,160 (18.723706819932453%)
Books & Supplies
Room & Board
Other Expences
Tuition & Fees

Payment Plans


Stockton University accepts installment plan, deferred payment

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 April 1
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology

Forms Required


Forms RequiredFiling Cost
FAFSA| Code is 009345
Free
State Aid Form
-

Profile of 2017-18 Financial Aid

First-Year Student


Financial Aid Applicants
1,469 (93.9%) of freshmen
Found To Have Financial Need
1,177 (80.1%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,148 (97.5%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
302 (26.3%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
74%
Average Award
$17,797
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 882 (76.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $9,220
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 931 (81.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,596
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 295 (25.7%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
98 (6.3%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $6,134

All Undergraduates


Financial Aid Applicants
6,838 (87.6%) of undergraduates
Found To Have Financial Need
5,672 (83.0%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
5,535 (97.6%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
1,435 (25.9%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
67%
Average Award
$16,756
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 3,579 (64.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $9,059
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 4,367 (78.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,595
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 1,561 (28.2%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
517 (6.6%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $6,175

Borrowing


2016 Graduates with Loans
77%
Average Indebtedness Of 2016 Graduates
$33,629
Parents Borrowing Plus Loans
-
Parents Of Students Receiving Aid
11.0%
Parents Of Students Not Receiving Aid
10.0%

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, Health Fields, Home Economics, Humanities, Mathematics, Physical Sciences, Social Sciences
Creative Arts/Performance
Applied Art and Design, Art/Fine Arts, Creative Writing, Dance, Journalism/Publications, Music, Performing Arts, Theater/Drama
Special Achievements/Activities
Community Service, Leadership
Special Characteristics
Adult Students, Children of Faculty/Staff, Children of Union Members/Company Employees, Ethnic Background, First-Generation College Students, International Students, Local/State Students, Members of Minorities, Previous College Experience

Employment


Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$1,780

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


331

Part-Time Faculty


388

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


43%

Regular Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 4% of classes
  • 10-19 students: - 22% of classes
  • 20-29 students: - 34% of classes
  • 30-39 students: - 36% of classes
  • 40-49 students: - 1% of classes
  • 50-99 students: - 1% of classes
  • Over 100 students: - 1% 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: - 3% of discussion sections/labs
  • 10-19 students: - 55% of discussion sections/labs
  • 20-29 students: - 37% of discussion sections/labs
  • 30-39 students: - 5% of discussion sections/labs
% of Sections/Labs
2-9
10-19
20-29
30-39
# 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
496,835

Computing


Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available On Campus
1224
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


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

Undergraduate Retention & Graduation

Returning First-Year Students


87.1%

Students Graduating Within 4 Years


54.0%

Students Graduating Within 5 Years


69.7%

Students Graduating Within 6 Years


73.0%

Programs & Majors

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Majors (32)


  • Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
  • Biochemistry
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Chemistry, General
  • Computational Science
  • Criminology
  • Economics, General
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Environmental Studies
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General
  • Foreign Languages and Literatures, General
  • Geology/Earth Science, General
  • Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
  • History, General
  • Hospitality Administration/Management, General
  • Information Science/Studies
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography
  • Mathematics, General
  • Philosophy and Religious Studies, General
  • Physics, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Public Health, Other
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric
  • Sustainability Studies
  • Teacher Education, Multiple Levels
  • Visual and Performing Arts, General

Most Popular Disciplines


Offered

Professional Degree Programs


No online degree programs

Special Programs


Accelerated program, Student-designed major, Distance learning, 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, Biological/life sciences

Online Degrees


Business administration, engineering, public health with Rutgers University, medical technology with University of Delaware

Graduate and Professional Education

Master's Degrees Offered


Master of Science, Master of Science in Occupational Therapy, Professional Science Master's, Master of Business Administration, Master of Social Work, Master of Arts, Master of Science in Nursing

Master's Programs of Study (12)


  • American Studies
  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Communication Disorders
  • Computational Sciences
  • Criminal Justice and Criminology
  • Education--General
  • Educational Media/Instructional Technology
  • Environmental Sciences
  • Holocaust and Genocide Studies
  • Nursing--General
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Social Work

Campus Life

Location & Geography

Population


7,124

Nearest Metropolitan Area


2,000 acres

Environment


Suburban environment

Campus Size


Philadelphia

Weather


Temperature
21.4 average low in January, 80 average high in September
Rain
122 rainy days per year

Available Transportation


Nearest Airport
50 mile(s) from campus in Philadelphia
Nearest Bus Station
12 mile(s) from campus in Atlantic City
Nearest Train Station
8 mile(s) from campus in Absecon

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


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


Offered

Sports & Recreation

School Athletics


Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division III
Mascot
Osprey
School Colors
Red, black, and white

Intercollegiate Athletics (Women)


FactorOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Cheerleading
Crew
Cross-Country Running
Field Hockey
Lacrosse
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Track And Field
Volleyball

Intercollegiate Athletics (Men)


SportOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Cheerleading
Crew
Cross-Country Running
Field Hockey
Lacrosse
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Track And Field
Volleyball

Recreational Sports


Intramural Sports
basketball, soccer, softball

Student Activities

Activities And Organizations


Stockton University offers choral groups, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, television station, national fraternities, national sororities, occupational therapy club, sign language club, animal friendly organization, commuters on the go, archery recreational club of stockton

Sororities


10% of women participate

Fraternities


10% of men participate

ROTC


Army ROTC is offered off campus

Student Body

Co-educational


Yes

Number of Full-Time Undergraduates


7,809

Undergraduates


All Undergraduates
8,275
Women
4,865
Men
3,410

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.


  • 0.1% American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 6.1% Asian
  • 8.1% Black/African-American
  • 12.7% Hispanic/Latino
  • 2.3% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
  • 0.2% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
  • 68.8% White
  • 1.7% Unknown

International Students


0.5% from 10 countries

Average Age


22

Number of Graduate Students


941

Student Resources

Study resources