2004 Randolph Avenue St. Paul, MN 55105 (651) 690-7700
http://www.stkate.edu admissions@stkate.edu
About College of St. Catherine
  • Year of Foundation 1905
  • Size of Campus 110 acres
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation Roman Catholic
  • Calendar Type 4-1-4
  • Undergraduate Population 3,605
Application
  • App. Deadlines Rolling
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State 22,870
  • Selectivity of the Intuition More selective
  • Application Fee N/A
St. Catherine University is committed to the development of effective, ethical leaders. Through study, practice and life experience, individuals have opportunities to enrich the knowledge, refine the skills and clarify the attitudes essential for responsible action.St. Catherine University educates students to lead and influence. Inspired by its visionary founding in 1905 by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet, more than a century later the University serves diverse students, with a baccalaureate college for women at its heart and graduate and associate programs for women and men. At all degree levels, St. Catherine integrates liberal arts and professional education within the Catholic tradition, emphasizing intellectual inquiry and social teaching, and challenging students to transformational leadership. Committed to excellence and opportunity, St. Catherine University develops ethical, reflective and socially responsible leaders, informed by the philosophy of the women’s college and the spirit of the founders.
Social Life And Activities
  • Setting Urban
  • Number of sororities 1
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Carpenter's Tools, Nurses Christian Fellowship, St. Catherine Catholic Club, Students for Life
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities N/A
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Asian Women's Association, Latina Organization, St. Catherine International Student Organization, Women of Color
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Number of frats N/A
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses N/A
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Dew Drop Bop, International Potluck, Johnny Holm Travelling Fun Show, All-Campus Picnic
  • Number of students in fraternities N/A
  • Percent students who are frat members N/A
  • Number of honor societies Phi Beta Kappa, Alpha Kappa Delta, Alpha Psi Omega, Beta Beta Beta, Delta Mu Delta, Delta Phi Lambda, Iota Sigma Pi, Kappa Omicron Nu, Lambda Pi Eta, Mu Phi Epsilon, Omicron Delta Epsilon, Phi Alpha, Pi Delta Phi, Pi Lambda Theta, Pi Mu Epsilon, Pi Sigma A
Transportation
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Minneapolis/St. Paul (4)
  • Distance to nearest train St. Paul, MN (4)
  • Distance to nearest bus St. Paul (5)
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Type of housing provided for students women's dorms (76%), apartment for single students (21%), other housing options (3%)
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 7
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles N/A
  • Number of students using college housing 37%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
  • 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 N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
Campus Services
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, day care, health service, health insurance
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library N/A
  • Computer Courses Yes
  • Number Of Microforms 185,616
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network N/A
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help math, writing, study skills
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms N/A
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 13,126
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, academic, psychological, religious
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) N/A
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of e-books 14,084
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page No
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations N/A
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Library Facilities Performing Arts Library, Rare Book Collection, Liturgical Art Collection, permanent art collection
  • Online Course Registration Available No
  • Number Of Books in Library 252,107
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Museums observatory, art gallery, Frey Theater, Recital Hall, O'Shaughessy Auditorium, chapel, specialty academic space within student center and learning commons
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Number Of Subscriptions 14,526
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in some classrooms
Student Employment and Career
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 90%
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Employed Students after 1 year 93%
  • Army ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs St. Paul public schools, University of Minnesota, State of Minnesota, 3M, United Hospital - St. Paul, Target Corp.
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (University of St. Thomas)
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 34%
  • Career placment and training internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 2,158