2406 S. Alverno Road Manitowoc, WI 54220 (920) 686-6175
https://www.sl.edu/ admslc@silver.sl.edu
About Silver Lake College
  • Year of Foundation 1935
  • Size of Campus 30 acres
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation Roman Catholic
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 629
Application
  • App. Deadlines Rolling
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State 17,108
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Less selective
  • Application Fee 35
Silver Lake College of the Holy Family is a dynamic learning community that empowers students through a quality liberal arts education integrated with professional preparation offered in an environment of muthal respect and concern for persons, based on the principles and truths of Franciscan Catholic tradition. "My experience at Silver Lake College was one I will always remember and truly value. I was not only a student at SLC but also had an opportunity to play on the Women's Basketball team and develop memories and friendships that have lasted to this day."Silver Lake College of the Holy Family traces its educational foundations to 1885 when the Franciscan Sisters of Christian Charity established the College’s forerunner institution on Silver Lake near Manitowoc, Wisconsin. Its purpose was to prepare young women who entered the Religious Community for the apostolic work of teaching.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of sororities 0
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Campus 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) Multi-Cultural Exchange Club, Cultural Diversity Committee
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Number of frats 0
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited, smoking prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Homecoming, Pancake Breakfast and Novemberfest, Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration, St. Francis Week Celebration, End of Year Party
  • Number of students in fraternities 0
  • Percent students who are frat members 0%
  • Number of honor societies Sigma Tau Delta (International English Honor Society), Omega Beta Chapter of Beta Beta Beta National, Biological Honor Society
  • Setting Urban
Transportation
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Milwaukee (90), Green Bay (45)
  • Distance to nearest train Milwaukee (90)
  • Distance to nearest bus Manitowoc (4)
  • Public Transportation to the University No
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Type of housing provided for students apartment for single students (100%)
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 1
  • 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 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles N/A
  • Number of students using college housing 10%
  • 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 0%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 100%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
Campus Services
  • Computer Courses Yes
  • Number Of Microforms 2,154
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 40
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 12
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 9,511
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Counseling Services career, academic
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 25
  • Student Email Accounts No
  • Number of e-books 0
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page No
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 15
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Library Facilities Rare Book Collection (1,200 items)
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 60,288
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, library
  • Museums N/A
  • Campus Safety 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks
  • Number Of Subscriptions 277
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in some classrooms, in computer labs
  • Basic Services Provided N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 6
Student Employment and Career
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 80%
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Employed Students after 1 year 90%
  • 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 Kohler Company; Manitowoc Company; Lakeside Foods; Northern Lab; Humana Holy Family Memorial Hospital
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 30%
  • Career placment and training internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 1,000