Saint Louis University
#305 Overall Influence#714 Desirability Rank

Saint Louis University

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

Saint Louis University Rankings

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 Guillaume Valentin 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 28 member institutions of the Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities. The university is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

15,120

Acceptance

58%

Graduation Rate

74%

Median SAT Score

1275

Median ACT Score

28

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$43,160

Fees (in-state)

$724

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0-30K$20,324
30K-48K$20,685
48K-75K$22,703
75K-110K$26,946
110K+$33,053

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$64,900

Employed

94%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

10K

Under-Grads

8K

Graduates

2K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

One North Grand Blvd, Saint Louis MO 63103-2097

What is Saint Louis University known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#93 World Rank #75 USA Rank
Communications
#161 World Rank #78 USA Rank
Sociology
#208 World Rank #82 USA Rank
Philosophy
#113 World Rank #86 USA Rank
Social Work
#150 World Rank #112 USA Rank
Criminal Justice
#228 World Rank #117 USA Rank
Medical
#174 World Rank #124 USA Rank
Nursing
#335 World Rank #135 USA Rank
Literature
#305 World Rank #137 USA Rank
Biology
#251 World Rank #140 USA Rank
History
#261 World Rank #141 USA Rank
Psychology
#412 World Rank #158 USA Rank
Chemistry
#315 World Rank #162 USA Rank
Law
#248 World Rank #173 USA Rank
Business
#394 World Rank #175 USA Rank
Anthropology
#356 World Rank #187 USA Rank
Political Science
#609 World Rank #189 USA Rank
Physics
#405 World Rank #202 USA Rank
Education
#612 World Rank #212 USA Rank
Mathematics
#524 World Rank #213 USA Rank
Computer Science
#576 World Rank #218 USA Rank
Engineering
#652 World Rank #240 USA Rank
Economics

Other areas of influence

#176 World Rank #85 USA Rank
Religious Studies

Influential People

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 Communications, Social Work, and Criminal Justice. Saint Louis University’s most academically influential people include Gene Kranz, Dennis O'Neil, and Garry Wills.

Gene Kranz
Gene Kranz

NASA Flight Director and manager

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Dennis O'Neil
Dennis O'Neil

American comics writer

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Garry Wills
Garry Wills

American academic

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Harvey Itano
Harvey Itano

American biochemist

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Walter J. Ong
Walter J. Ong

American philosopher and historian

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Robert J. Richards

American historian

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Robert Arp
Robert Arp

Philosopher/ontologist/technical writer

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James O. McKinsey
James O. McKinsey

Founder of McKinsey & Company

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Nathan H. Lents
Nathan H. Lents

American writer

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Francis J. Beckwith

American philosopher

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Elizabeth Bates

American academic

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Walter Brueggemann

American theologian

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