St Bonaventure University: Ranking & Review

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Saint Bonaventure Rank United States Rank World Rank
1 810 2863
Top 17%

St Bonaventure University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate71%73%68%
Applicants2,9861,4221,564
Admissions2,1061,0391,067
Enrolled undergraduates439230209
Enrolled total (including graduate students)2,0841,0191,065

298 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

180 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for both undergraduates and graduates.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRecommended
RecommendationsRequired
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores379
Percent of students submitting SAT scores86%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
560
Math
560

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores188
Percent of students submitting ACT scores43%
ACT Composite
24
ACT English
23
ACT Math
23

St Bonaventure University Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus $47,338 $47,338
Off-campus $47,638 $47,638
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $12,247 and other expenses per full academic year.

St Bonaventure University provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 1,471 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates $32,366 $32,366
Fees for full-time undergraduates $965 $965
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates $962 $962
Tuition for Full-time graduates $13,194 $13,194
Fees for full-time graduates $0 $0
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates $733 $733

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsBachelor'sMaster'sTotal
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 133 78 211
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 67 37 104
Education 24 71 95
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 36 36
Social Sciences 32 32
Psychology 28 28
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 22 22
English Language and Literature & Letters 12 7 19
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies 11 11
History 10 10
Physical Sciences 9 9
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 4 4
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 4 4
Visual and Performing Arts 3 3
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences 3 3
Mathematics and Statistics 3 3
Natural Resources and Conservation 2 2
Philosophy and Religious Studies 1 1
Theology and Religious Vocations 1 1
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies
Grand Total405193598

A total of 405 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at St Bonaventure University.

At the master's level 193 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate69%68%69%
  • Full-time retention rate - 84%
  • Part-time retention rate - 100%

General info

Alternative namesBonas
St. Bona
SBU
Founded1858
MottoBecoming Extraordinary
Religious affiliationRoman Catholic
Colorsbrown, white
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff452
Instructional FTE147
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Medium Programs

Location and Contacts

Official Websitesbu.edu
Address3261 W. State Road
Saint Bonaventure, New York, 14778
United States
Urbanization levelTown: Remote
City population2,500 - 10,000
Phone7163752000
Fax+1 (716) 375 2005

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