Saint Louis University

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Private research university with campuses in St. Louis, Missouri, and Madrid, Spain

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About Saint Louis University

According to Wikipedia, Saint Louis University is a private Jesuit research university with campuses in St. Louis, Missouri, United States, and Madrid, Spain. Founded in 1818 by Louis William Valentine DuBourg, it is the oldest university west of the Mississippi River and the second-oldest Jesuit university in the United States. It is one of 27 member institutions of the Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities. The university is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools.

Saint Louis University Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual Applications Acceptance Graduation Rate Median SAT Score Median ACT Score
16,580 56% 79% 1275 27

How Much Does Saint Louis University Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)
Price by Family Income
Income Average Net Cost
0 - 30K $20,051
30K - 48K $21,082
48K - 75K $23,734
75K - 110K $26,969
110K+ $33,946

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

How Much Do Saint Louis University Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Saint Louis University, then you can expect to earn an average of $64,900 per year. You also have a 94% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Saint Louis University's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student Body Under-Grads Graduates
9,731 7,495 2,236

Where is Saint Louis University?

Saint Louis University is located at One North Grand Blvd, Saint Louis MO 63103-2097

What Is Saint Louis University Known For?

Saint Louis University is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Saint Louis University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Saint Louis University's Most Influential Alumni?

Saint Louis University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Nursing, Social Work, and Criminal Justice. Here are some of Saint Louis University's most famous alumni:

Walter J. Ong
Walter J. Ong
An American philosopher and historian.
Garry Wills
Garry Wills
An American academic.
James O. McKinsey
James O. McKinsey
A Founder of McKinsey & Company.
Marilyn vos Savant
An American magazine columnist, author and lecturer.
Gene Kranz
Gene Kranz
A NASA Flight Director and manager.
Harvey Itano
Harvey Itano
An American biochemist.
William P. Leahy
William P. Leahy
A President of Boston College.
Walter Brueggemann
An American theologian.
Dennis O'Neil
Dennis O'Neil
An American comics writer.
Stanisław Kluza
A Financial minister, economist.
Walter Halloran
An American priest.
Maxine Clark
Maxine Clark
An American businesswoman.