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Colleges / Saint Mary's College

Saint Mary's College

Notre Dame, IN 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate84%

About Saint Mary's College

Saint Mary's College is a private, religious college in the suburb of Notre Dame, Indiana. Saint Mary's College was founded in 1844. The college currently enrolls around 1,519 students a year, including 1,406 undergraduate students.

2022 Acceptance Rate for Saint Mary's College

It is moderately difficult to get into Saint Mary's College. Around 84% of applicants get into Saint Mary's College each year. In 2022, 1,899 out of 2,255 total applicants were accepted.

Saint Mary's College Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 84%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate 71%
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.8
Test Optional Yes
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 46%

Click below to find out more about the admissions requirements and deadlines, student life, academics, majors and more.


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Saint Mary's College Campus Tours

Saint Mary's College is located in the town of Notre Dame, Indiana,.

If you would like to see Saint Mary's College for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 80/90 (Indiana Toll Road) to Notre Dame, or book a flight to the nearest airport, South Bend International.

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College Info

SR 933 Notre Dame, IN 46556

Campus Setting: Suburban

Saint Mary's College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Feb 15

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Saint Mary's College is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Saint Mary's College is Feb 15.

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

Saint Mary's College SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

1080 - 1200


Math SAT Range

500 - 620


Reading SAT Range

530 - 650

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

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Estimated Chance

1200 and Above


1080 to 1200


1080 and Less


SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for Saint Mary's College students is 1158. Applicants with SAT scores of 1200 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Saint Mary's College, while applicants with SAT scores between 1080 to 1200 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 1080 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Saint Mary's College.

Saint Mary's College Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Saint Mary's College is like? There are approximately 1,519 students enrolled at Saint Mary's College, including 1,406 undergraduate students and 113 graduate students. 98% percent of students attend school full-time, 33% percent are from IN and 67% percent of students are from other states.


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