Admission OfficeNotre Dame, IN 46556 574-284-4587
About Saint Mary's College (IN)
  • Year of Foundation 1844
  • Size of Campus 275 acres
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation Roman Catholic
  • Degrees Bachelor
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 1,397
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 100%female, 72%out-of-state
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $30,360
  • Room and Board $9,480
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition More selective
  • Application Fee 30
  • Enrollment No. 1,640
Saint Mary’s College is a Catholic, residential, women’s college in the liberal arts tradition. A pioneer in the education of women, the College is an academic community where women develop their talents and prepare to make a difference in the world. Founded by the Sisters of the Holy Cross in 1844, Saint Mary’s promotes a life of intellectual vigor, aesthetic appreciation, religious sensibility, and social responsibility. All members of the College remain faithful to this mission and continually assess their response to the complex needs and challenges of the contemporary world. It's your turn to be heard, to stretch your abilities and exercise your imagination. At Saint Mary's College, our rigorous academics and nurturing community will empower you to learn, grow, and lead.
Social Life And Activities
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Play of the Mind conference; Window on Music events; Senior Tostal; Notre Dame football weekends; Junior Mom's Weekend; Senior Dad's Weekend; Sophomore Parent's Weekend;
  • Number of students in fraternities 0
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Number of frats 0
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Number of sororities 0
  • Number of honor societies Kappa Gamma Pi (National Catholic College Graduate Honor Society); Beta Beta Beta (biology); The Finance Honor Society; Pi Lambda Theta (education); Pi Mu Epsilon (mathematics); Pi Sigma Alpha (political science); Psi Chi (psychology); Alpha Kappa Delta (s
  • Other on-campus organizations 9%
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, smoking prohibited
  • Percent students who are frat members 0%
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Campus Ministry; Center for Spirituality; Spec Unica Resource and Volunteer Center (SURV), the campus Christian service organization; Community of Lay Apostolates; Fellowship of Christian Athletes; Children of Mary; Right t
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 0%
  • Setting Suburban
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) La Fuerza y Union Entre la Raza; Pacific Islander/Asian Club; Sisters of Nefertiti
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport South Bend, IN (5), Chicago, IL (90)
  • Distance to nearest train South Bend, IN (5)
  • Distance to nearest bus South Bend, IN (5)
Student Housing
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 5
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 41%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 35%
  • Number of students using college housing 84%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 11%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 4%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined 9%
  • Type of housing provided for students women's dorms (94%), apartment for single students (6%)
Campus Services
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) N/A
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, military, personal, academic, psychological, religious
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of e-books 0
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations N/A
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Library Facilities Rare Book Room (containing among other treasures an outstanding Dante collection) and the College Archives
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 228,012
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Museums Moreau Center for the Arts, including hich tech classrooms, art studios, an arts computer lab, a music library, art galleries, and two performance facilities
  • 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)
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in all classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Number Of Subscriptions 634
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library N/A
  • Basic Services Provided women's center, day care, health service
  • Computer Courses Yes
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 1,000
  • Number Of Microforms 14,920
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms N/A
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help writing
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 2,641
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
Student Employment and Career
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Price Waterhouse; Accenture; U.S. government; Illinois state government; public and parochial schools nationwide; Hospitals nationwide
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (University of Notre Dame)
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 45%
  • Employed Students after 2 years 83%
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 1,800
  • Student Employment Federal Work Study Program Available
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 73%
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (University of Notre Dame)
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (University of Notre Dame)
  • Employed Students after 1 year 77%
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