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Saint Mary's University of Minnesota

Winona, MN 4-Year Private

About Saint Mary's University of Minnesota

Saint Mary's University of Minnesota is a private, religous school located in the small town setting of Winona, MN

Founded in 1912, the institution currently enrolls around 5,152 students a year, including 1,329 undergrads. The institution runs on a semester academic calendar.

Admissions Facts About Saint Mary's University of Minnesota

Acceptance rate: 84%

Average GPA: 3.49

Mean ACT score: 23

Mean SAT score: 1105

Early Decision or Early Action: No/No

2022 Regular Decision Deadline: May 1

2022 Regular Decision Notification Date:

Saint Mary's University of Minnesota Acceptance Rate 2021

Admission to Saint Mary's University of Minnesota is moderately difficult. Around 84 percent of all applicants are admitted to Saint Mary's University of Minnesota each year.

Admitted students have an average high school GPA of 3.49 /4.0. Admitted students have a mean score of 1105 on the SAT. The mean ACT scores is 23.

In 2021, 0 applicants were waitlisted and 0 waitlisted students got accepted.

Is Saint Mary's University of Minnesota a good school?

There is no one way to define a "good" college or university. Admissions difficulty and admitted student statistics can give you a sense of how selective a school is, but they don't tell you how happy or successful students are.

Retention, graduation rates, and job placement statistics can help you understand how satisfied students are with their school experience, and how effectively an institution prepares students for careers.

Retention and graduation rates

Out of the 334 students who started at Saint Mary's University of Minnesota as first-time freshman, 196 graduate within four years.

Saint Mary's University of Minnesota's six-year graduation for undergrads is 62 percent. The average six-year graduation rate for U.S. colleges and universities is 61 percent for public schools, and 67 percent for private, non-profit schools.

Job outcomes and student debt

Job placement rates after graduation, average starting salaries, and the debt students graduate with can all give important clues about the value of a degree from a specific school. Students in the class of 2021 who had taken out student loans graduated with an average of $37,589 of debt. For context, compare this number with the average national debt, which is around $36,000 per borrower.

Based on this information, how does Saint Mary's University of Minnesota sound? Remember, the best school for one person may be a terrible fit for another! So the real question to ask yourself: is Saint Mary's University of Minnesota a good school for YOU?

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College Info

700 Terrace Heights Winona, MN 55987-1399

Campus Setting: Small Town

Saint Mary's University of Minnesota Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

May 1

Transfer Applications are Due

Apr 1

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Saint Mary's University of Minnesota is May 1.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Saint Mary's University of Minnesota is Apr 1.

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

Saint Mary's University of Minnesota ACT Scores

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ACT Range

20 - 26

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

26 and Above

Good

20 to 26

Avg

20 and Less

Low

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ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median ACT score of an admitted student to Saint Mary's University of Minnesota is 23. Students with an ACT score of 26 and above have a good chance of getting into Saint Mary's University of Minnesota. Students with an ACT score that falls between 20 and 26 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 20 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.

Saint Mary's University of Minnesota SAT Scores

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Composite SAT Range

1050 - 1172

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Math SAT Range

510 - 588

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Reading SAT Range

520 - 608

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

SAT Score

Estimated Chance

1172 and Above

Good

1050 to 1172

Avg

1050 and Less

Low

SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for Saint Mary's University of Minnesota students is 1109. Applicants with SAT scores of 1172 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Saint Mary's University of Minnesota, while applicants with SAT scores between 1050 to 1172 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 1050 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Saint Mary's University of Minnesota.

Saint Mary's University of Minnesota Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$49,510

In State

$49,510

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$37,650
$37,650
Fees
$630
$630
Housing
$9,630
$9,630
Books
$1,600
$1,600

Student Life

Wondering what life at Saint Mary's University of Minnesota is like? There are approximately 5,548 students enrolled at Saint Mary's University of Minnesota, including 1,467 undergraduate students and 4,081 graduate students. 77% percent of students attend school full-time, 54% percent are from MN and 46% percent of students are from other states.

77%

Full Time

23%

Part Time

54%

In State

46%

Out-of-State

Data provided by IPEDs and Peterson's Databases, © 2020 Peterson's LLC. All rights reserved.

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

5,548

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

92%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$38,280

Out-of-State

$38,280

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

May 1
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