1,099
Students
Financial aid thermometer
15,640
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
96
96%
Acceptance Rate
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
Interested?

Interested in Fontbonne University? Save it to your profile for easy future access! Use the share option to let your friends and family know it's on your list!

Overview

Fontbonne University is a Comprehensive institution located in St. Louis, MO, in a suburban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 6800 Wydown Boulevard
St. Louis, MO  63105
United States
Contact Mr. Michelle Palumbo
Associate Vice President of Undergraduate Admissions
Email: fbyou@fontbonne.edu
Phone: 314-889-1400
Fax: 314-889-1451

Majors & Degrees

Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Biology/biological Sciences Checkmark
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
Business Administration And Management Checkmark
Fashion Merchandising Checkmark
Marketing/marketing Management Checkmark
Taxation Checkmark
Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
Advertising Checkmark
Speech Communication And Rhetoric Checkmark
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
Computer Science Checkmark
Education Associate Bachelors
Art Teacher Education Checkmark
Education Checkmark
Elementary Education Checkmark
Family And Consumer Sciences/home Economics Teacher Education Checkmark
Kindergarten/preschool Education Checkmark
Middle School Education Checkmark
Secondary Education Checkmark
Special Education Checkmark
English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
English Checkmark
Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences Associate Bachelors
Consumer Merchandising/retailing Management Checkmark
Family And Consumer Sciences/human Sciences Checkmark
Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Audiology And Speech-language Pathology Checkmark
Communication Sciences And Disorders Checkmark
Dietetics Checkmark
History Associate Bachelors
History Checkmark
Legal Professions And Studies Associate Bachelors
Pre-law Studies Checkmark
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
Liberal Arts And Sciences/liberal Studies Checkmark
Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
Mathematics Checkmark
Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
Sport And Fitness Administration/management Checkmark
Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
Religious Studies Checkmark
Psychology Associate Bachelors
Psychology Checkmark
Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
Human Services Checkmark
Social Work Checkmark
Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
Social Sciences Checkmark
Sociology Checkmark
Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
Art Checkmark
Commercial And Advertising Art Checkmark
Dramatic/theater Arts Checkmark
Fine And Studio Arts Management Checkmark
Fine/studio Arts Checkmark

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

494
Applied
478
Accepted
1,099
Enrolled
97%
Female icon

Female Admissions

271
Females Applied
265
Females Accepted
98%
Acceptance Rate
Male icon

Male Admissions

223
Males Applied
213
Males Accepted
96%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

25
Application Fee
3.43
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
A minimum high school GPA of 2.5
Required for some programs
Recommended Interview
2 recommendations

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 Not reported Not reported Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
ACT Composite 23 20 25

Tuition & Fees

Money icon

Tuition

25,980
Fees icon

Fees

360
Full-time student fees
10,545
Room & board
Calculator icon

Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Employees

Financial Aid

15,640
Avg. Financial Aid Package
17,325
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
4,560
Avg. Loan Aid
10,656
Avg. Grant Aid
7,753
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid

Student Body

1,099
Total undergrad students
6%
International Students
15%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 2.13%
Black or African American 15.49%
White or Caucasian 70.87%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.37%
Asian 1.48%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.09%
Two or more races 1.86%
Other 1.11%

Gender

Male (31.48%)
Female (68.52%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements None
Housing options Co-ed housing
Disabled housing
Men-only housing
Women-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing Not Reported

Student Activities

Student-run campus newspaper Checkmark
Drama/theatre group Checkmark
Student-run radio station Checkmark
Student-run television station Checkmark
Marching band Checkmark
Choral groups Checkmark
Campus events:
Late Night, Christmas Ball and Springfest

Student Services

Legal services Checkmark
Health clinic Checkmark
Personal/psychological counseling Checkmark
Women's center Checkmark
International students advisor Checkmark

Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Future Teachers Association, Students for the Enhancement of Black Awareness, Fontbonne Athletic Association, Fontbonne in Service and Humility and Student Government Association

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
24-hour patrols by trained officers Checkmark
Student patrols Checkmark
Late-night transport/escort services Checkmark
Electronically-operated dormitory entrances Checkmark

Athletics

Male icon

Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No Division 3 No
Basketball Checkmark Division 3 No
Bowling Checkmark No No
Cheerleading No No No
Cross-country Running No Division 3 No
Field Hockey No No No
Golf No Division 3 No
Lacrosse No Division 3 No
Soccer Checkmark Division 3 No
Softball No No No
Tennis No Division 3 No
Track And Field No Division 3 No
Volleyball Checkmark Division 3 No
Female icon

Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No No No
Basketball Checkmark Division 3 No
Bowling No Division 3 No
Cheerleading No Division 3 No
Cross-country Running No Division 3 No
Field Hockey No Division 3 No
Golf No Division 3 No
Lacrosse No Division 3 No
Soccer No Division 3 No
Softball No Division 3 No
Tennis No Division 3 No
Track And Field No Division 3 No
Volleyball Checkmark Division 3 No

Faculty

201
Total Faculty
11:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 75
Part-time - 126
Male - 58
Female - 143