221 North Grand BoulevardDuBourg Hall Room 100, St. Louis, MO 63103 314-977-2500
http://www.slu.edu admitme@slu.edu
About Saint Louis University
  • Year of Foundation 1818
  • Size of Campus 235 acres
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation Roman Catholic
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 7,421
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 59%, 41%, 58%
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $32,180
  • Room and Board $9,170
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition More selective
  • Application Fee 25
  • Enrollment No. 7,945
Saint Louis University is a Catholic, Jesuit university ranked among the top research institutions in the nation. The University fosters the intellectual and character development of more than 14,000 students. Founded in 1818, it is the oldest university west of the Mississippi and the second oldest Jesuit university in the United States. Through teaching, research, health care and community service, Saint Louis University has provided one-of-a-kind education, leadership and service for nearly two centuries.The Mission of Saint Louis University is the pursuit of truth for the greater glory of God and for the service of humanity. The University seeks excellence in the fulfillment of its corporate purposes of teaching, research, health care and service to the community. It is dedicated to leadership in the continuing quest for understanding of God's creation and for the discovery, dissemination and integration of the values, knowledge and skills required to transform society in the spirit of the Gospels.
Social Life And Activities
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Baptist Campus Ministry, Catholic Campus Ministry, CLC Groups, Christian Student Fellowship, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Intervaristy Christian Fellowship, Knights of Columbus, Lutheran Campus Ministry, Muslim Student
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Percent students who are frat members 19%
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 15%
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Delta Sigma (Advertising), Alpha Epsilon Delta (Pre-Med), Alpha Eta (Allied Health), Alpha Kappa Delta (Sociology), Alpha Sigma Lambda (Professional Studies), Alpha Sigma Nu, Beta Beta Beta (Biology), Beta Gama Sigma (Business), Delta Sigma Phi, Gold
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus 2-3 major concerts a year, Showers of Service, Make a Difference Day, Spring Fever events, national speakers, Comedians, Family Weekend, SLU Encounter retreat, Sunday Night Mass, International Banquet, Atlas week, Homecoming week, Greek week, Relay for Lif
  • Number of frats 13
  • Setting Urban
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) African American Studies Society, African Student Association, Asian Students in Action, Association of Black Social Workers, Black Law Student Association, Black Student Alliance, Filipino Student Association, H. A. L. O,
  • Number of sororities 6
  • Number of students in fraternities 13
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited
  • Other on-campus organizations 1%
  • Distance to nearest bus Saint Louis, MO (2)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Saint Louis, MO (10)
  • Distance to nearest train Saint Louis, MO (1)
Student Housing
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 75%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 46%
  • Number of students using college housing 57%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 1%
  • 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 39%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined 1%
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (41%), women's dorms (7%), men's dorms (7%), sorority housing (4%), fraternity housing (2%), apartments for married students (0%), apartment for single students (39%)
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 12
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 13%
Campus Services
  • Computer Courses No
  • Number Of Microforms 2,605,155
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 9,000
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 500
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help N/A
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 195,435
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 1,421
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, military, personal, academic, older student, psychological, religious
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of e-books 82,051
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 1,000
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Library Facilities Pius Memorial Library, Health Sciences Center Library, Omer Poos-Law Library
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 1,893,063
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Museums Saint Louis University Museum of Art, Museum of Contemporary Religious Art, and Samuel Cupples House
  • 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)
  • Number Of Subscriptions 20,127
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in some of the libraries (excluding computer labs), in some classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 100
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service
Student Employment and Career
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 20%
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Ernst & Young, Boeing, Deloitte, Famous-Barr, RBG
  • Student Employment Federal Work Study Program Available
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 2,900
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 61%
  • 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
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (Washington University)
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Metropolis