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Colleges / College of Saint Benedict

College of Saint Benedict

Saint Joseph, MN 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate88%

About College of Saint Benedict

College of Saint Benedict is a private, religious college in the town of Saint Joseph, Minnesota. College of Saint Benedict was founded in 1913. The college enrolls around 1,470 students a year, including 1,443 undergraduate students.

2022 Acceptance Rate for College of Saint Benedict

It is moderately difficult to get into College of Saint Benedict. College of Saint Benedict admitted 88% of all applicants in 2022. In 2022, 1,483 out of 1,689 total applicants were accepted.

College of Saint Benedict Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 88%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate 88%
Average GPA 3.7
Test Optional Yes
Applicants Submitting ACT scores 88%
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 3%

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College of Saint Benedict is located in Saint Joseph, Minnesota, near Minneapolis-St. Paul.

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College Info

37 South College Avenue Saint Joseph, MN 56374

Campus Setting: Small Town

College of Saint Benedict Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Aug 15

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to College of Saint Benedict is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to College of Saint Benedict is Aug 15.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

College of Saint Benedict SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

1045 - 1235


Math SAT Range

530 - 630


Reading SAT Range

525 - 615

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

SAT Score

Estimated Chance

1235 and Above


1045 to 1235


1045 and Less


SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for College of Saint Benedict students is 1131. Applicants with SAT scores of 1235 and above have a good chance of being admitted to College of Saint Benedict, while applicants with SAT scores between 1045 to 1235 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 1045 have a low chance of being offered a spot at College of Saint Benedict.

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