SFA Station 13051 Nacogdoches, TX 75962 936-468-2504
About Stephen F. Austin State University
  • Year of Foundation 1923
  • Size of Campus 401 acres
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 9,806
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 59% 41% 2%OUS
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $3,360
  • Room and Board $5,012
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Less selective
  • Application Fee $25
  • Enrollment No. 9,568
Stephen F. Austin State University (commonly SFA) is a public university located in Nacogdoches, Texas, United States. Founded as a teachers' college in 1923, the university was named after one of Texas' founding fathers, Stephen F. Austin. Its campus resides on part of the homestead of another Texas founding father, Thomas Jefferson Rusk. Stephen F. Austin is one of four independent public universities in Texas (i.e., those not affiliated with one of Texas' six university systems).
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of frat chapter houses 4
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Homecoming, Spring Fest, Diversity Week
  • Number of students in fraternities 25
  • Percent students who are frat members 13%
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Chi National Honor Scholarship Society, Alpha Psi Omega, Beta Alpha Psi, Beta Beta Beta, Epsilon Chi Omicron, Honor Student Association, Kappa Delta Pi, Leadership Honor Society, Mu Kappa Tau, Order of Omega, Phi Alpha Kappa, Phi Alpha Honor Society,
  • Setting Rural
  • Number of sororities 14
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Alpha Lambda Omega Christian Sorority, Association of Baptist Students, Baptist Student Ministry, Beta Upsilon Chi-Brothers Under Christ, Campus Crusade for Christ, Canterbury Episcopal Students' Association, Catholic Stude
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 9%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Asian Student Association, Native American Students Association, International Student Association, African Student Organization, Organization of Latin Americans, The African-American Student Association, National Associati
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Number of frats 25
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Houston, TX (140), Shreveport, LA (125)
  • Distance to nearest train N/A
  • Distance to nearest bus Nacogdoches (6)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
Student Housing
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 18
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Number of students using college housing 38%
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms, women's dorms, men's dorms, sorority housing, fraternity housing, apartments for married students, apartment for single students, special housing for disabled students, other housing options
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles N/A
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 11%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments N/A
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
Campus Services
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Library Facilities N/A
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas
  • Number of e-books N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations N/A
  • Computer Courses No
  • Museums Stone Fort Museum, Planetarium, Arboretum, Observatory, GIS Lab, Forest Resources Institute, Soils Analysis Lab, East Texas Historical Assoc., East Texas Research Center, Science Research Center, Research Feed Mill
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network N/A
  • Number Of Microforms 1,345,793
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Student Computer Availability yes
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number Of Subscriptions 3,194
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Basic Services Provided placement service, health service
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library N/A
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) N/A
  • 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, military, personal, veteran student, academic, older student, psychological
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 10,436
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library N/A
Student Employment and Career
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Enterprise Rent-A-Car; Buck-Eye International; Walgreen's; Target; Abercrombie & Fitch; Fastenall; Deloitte & Touche; Ferguson; Halliburton; Belk; Sherwin Williams; Gary W. Lambert; Phillip Morris; AIG; American Express; Hertz; Mattress Firm; Luby's; Univ
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment N/A
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 4,100
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Student Employment Federal
  • Career placment and training co-op education, on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Town