518 W. Locust Street Davenport, IA 52803-2898 563-333-6300
http://www.sau.edu/ admit@sau.edu
About St. Ambrose University
  • Year of Foundation 1882
  • Size of Campus 118 Acre
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation Roman Catholic
  • Degrees Bachelor , Master, Post-Bachelor,Post-Master
  • Calendar Type 4-1-4
  • Undergraduate Population 2,698
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 61%, 39%, 56%
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $24,680
  • Room and Board $8,885
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee $25
  • Enrollment No. 2,821
St. Ambrose University-independent, diocesan and Catholic-enables its students to develop intellectually, spiritually, ethically, socially, artistically and physically to enrich their own lives and the lives of others. St. Ambrose will be recognized as a leading Midwestern university rooted in its diocesan heritage and Catholic Intellectual Tradition. Ambrosians are committed to academic excellence, the liberal arts, social justice and service.
Social Life And Activities
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Setting Urban
  • Number of frats 0
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited, smoking prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Galvin Performing Arts Series, Sports events, Homecoming
  • Number of students in fraternities 0
  • Percent students who are frat members 0%
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Chi, Beta Beta Beta Biological Society, Delta Epsilon Sigma, Delta Mu Delta, Kappa Delta Pi, Omicron Delta Kappa, Phi Alpha Theta, Phi Eta sigma, Pi Theta Epsilon, Psi Chi
  • Number of sororities 0
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) PAX Christi, Music Ministry
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 0%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Bee Global (Intercultural), Black Student Union
Transportation
  • Distance to nearest airport Moline, Illinois (7)
  • Distance to nearest train Galesburg, Illinois (35)
  • Distance to nearest bus Davenport, Iowa (1)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (44%), women's dorms (10%), men's dorms (2%), apartment for single students (15%), other housing options (29%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles N/A
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 90%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments N/A
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of students using college housing 50%
  • 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 22
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
Campus Services
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 3,869
  • Number Of Subscriptions 751
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, student patrols, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Counseling Services career, personal, veteran student, academic, psychological, religious
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) N/A
  • Museums Catich Art Gallery, Msgr SG Menke Observatory, Bishops House Inn, Children's Campus
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms N/A
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page No
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library N/A
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number Of Microforms 6,836
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in some of the libraries (excluding computer labs), in administrative/faculty offices and work areas
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations N/A
  • Library Facilities N/A
  • Number of e-books 16,082
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network N/A
  • Computer Courses No
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 147,083
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, day care, health service
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
Student Employment and Career
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Army ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 31%
  • Employed Students after 1 year 80%
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Student Employment Fedral Work Study Program Available
  • Does the school discourage student employment Yes
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs John Deere, Lee Enterprises, McGladrey & Pullen
  • Career placment and training co-op education, 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 1,600
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities City