1,068
Students
Financial aid thermometer
18,502
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
43
43%
Acceptance Rate
Small town
Setting
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Overview

Ave Maria University is a Comprehensive institution located in Ave Maria, FL, in a small town setting.

Location & Contact

Address 5050 Ave Maria Boulevard
Ave Maria, FL  34142
United States
Contact Phone: 239-280-2556
Fax: 239-280-2559

Majors & Degrees

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, And Gender Studies Associate Bachelors
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Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Exercise Physiology Checkmark
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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International Business/trade/commerce Checkmark
Education Associate Bachelors
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
Classics And Classical Languages Checkmark
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Health And Medical Administrative Services Related Checkmark
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History Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Natural Resources And Conservation Associate Bachelors
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Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Theology And Religious Vocations Associate Bachelors
Pre-theology/pre-ministerial Studies Checkmark
Religious/sacred Music Checkmark
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

2,703
Applied
1,171
Accepted
1,068
Enrolled
43%

Applying

0
Application Fee
3.6
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
A minimum high school GPA of 2.8
Other requirements exist (see below)
Required for some programs Interview
2 recommendations
Other requirements: Activities list

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen Not reported Not reported Yes
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer December 1st Not reported Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
ACT Composite 25 21 28

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

18,675
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Fees

773
Full-time student fees
10,233
Room & board
5,956
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes

Financial Aid

18,502
Avg. Financial Aid Package
18,407
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
13,891
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
3,955
Avg. Loan Aid
9,688
Avg. Grant Aid
14,290
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
74%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
22%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

1,068
Total undergrad students
2%
International Students
55%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 14.86%
Black or African American 5.33%
White or Caucasian 60.56%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.56%
Asian 2.62%
Other 13.83%

Gender

Male (49.44%)
Female (50.56%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Men-only housing
Women-only housing
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 90%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Annunciation Feast, Battle of the Bands and Octoberfest

Student Services

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Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
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Most popular organizations:
Students for Life, Drama Club, Student Government Association, Intercollegiate Studies Institute and Faith in Action Ministry

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
24-hour patrols by trained officers Checkmark
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Late-night transport/escort services Checkmark
Electronically-operated dormitory entrances Checkmark
Other Campus Security & Safety:
County Sheriff workstation on campus with deputy patrols

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No Checkmark No
Basketball Checkmark Checkmark No
Cheerleading No No No
Cross-country Running No Checkmark No
Football Checkmark Checkmark No
Golf No Checkmark No
Lacrosse No No No
Rugby Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark Checkmark No
Softball No No No
Tennis No Checkmark No
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No No No
Basketball Checkmark Checkmark No
Cheerleading No Checkmark No
Cross-country Running No Checkmark No
Football No No No
Golf No Checkmark No
Lacrosse No Checkmark No
Rugby No No No
Soccer Checkmark Checkmark No
Softball No Checkmark No
Tennis No Checkmark No
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark Checkmark No

Faculty

93
Total Faculty
14:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 67
Part-time - 26
Male - 63
Female - 30