4000 Dauphin Street Mobile, AL 36608 800-742-6704
http://www.shc.edu admit@shc.edu
About Spring Hill College
  • Year of Foundation 1830
  • Size of Campus 450 acre
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation Catholic
  • Degrees Bachelor , Master, Post-Bachelor,Post-Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 1,299
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 62%, 38%, 52%
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State N/A
  • Room and Board
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition More selective
  • Application Fee $25
  • Enrollment No. 1,304
Spring Hill College is the oldest Catholic college in the Southeast, the third oldest Jesuit college and the fifth oldest Catholic college in the United States. Ranked among the top 20 Southern colleges and universities in U.S. News & World Report's “America's Best Colleges,” its mission is to form students to become responsible leaders in service to others. We accept students from all religious denominations. Located on the Gulf Coast, Mobile, Alabama is situated at the mouth of the Mobile River and the edge of Mobile Bay. About 540,000 residents live in the Mobile Bay area, which encompasses approximately 2,800 square miles. Mobile combines Southern beauty and charm with the advantages of a fast-growing metropolitan area. The region offers an abundance of cultural and recreational opportunities for people of all ages. About the Gulf Coast
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Multicultural Student Union
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Number of frats 2
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Mardi Gras Week events, Mardi Gras Ball, Cloister socials, Christmas on the Hill, Taste of the Hill, CajunFest, Welcome Week, Fall Formal
  • Number of students in fraternities 2
  • Percent students who are frat members 14%
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Sigma Nu (Jesuit), Omicron Delta Epsilon (economics), Phi Alpha Theta (history), Phi Eta Sigma (freshmen), Pi Sigma Alpha (political science), Psi Chi (psychology), Sigma Tau Delta (English), Kappa Delta Pi (teacher education)
  • Setting Suburban
  • Number of sororities 3
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Continual Praise Gospel Choir, Liturgy Committee, Self-Ministers Circle of Friends Seminar, SHAPe (spiritual awakening), Students for Life, Students for Justice, Tag 3, Troubadours
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 23%
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Mobile, Alabama (10), Gulfport, Mississippi (71)
  • Distance to nearest train Mobile, Alabama (7)
  • Distance to nearest bus Mobile, Alabama (10)
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 16%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of students using college housing 73%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 9
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (56%), women's dorms (16%), men's dorms (12%), apartment for single students (16%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 16%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 68%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 100%
Campus Services
  • Library Facilities rare book collection, college archives
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help study skills
  • Number Of Subscriptions 1,023
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 10
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number of e-books 17,082
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 274
  • Computer Courses No
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in computer labs
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 1,471
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 10
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 500
  • Number Of Books in Library 180,835
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, academic, older student, psychological, religious
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Museums theater, public radio broadcasting station
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number Of Microforms 307,922
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 30
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
Student Employment and Career
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 10%
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (University of South Alabama)
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Student Employment Fedral Work Study Program Available
  • Employed Students after 1 year 70%
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs University of South Alabama Medical Center, AmSouth Bank, CPSI (Computer Programs and Systems Inc.), Maxim Healthcare, Mobile County School Board, Mobile Infirmary Medical Center, Wells Fargo Financial
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 878
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (University of South Alabama)
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Metropolis