1,627
Students
Financial aid thermometer
22,673
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
70
70%
Acceptance Rate
Small town
Setting
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Overview

St. Bonaventure University is a Comprehensive institution located in St. Bonaventure, NY, in a small town setting.

Location & Contact

Address PO Box D
3261 West State Road
St. Bonaventure, NY  14778
United States
Contact Mr. Doug Brady
Director of Recruitment
Email: dbrady@sbu.edu
Phone: 716-375-2455
Fax: 716-375-4005

Majors & Degrees

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, And Gender Studies Associate Bachelors
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Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Marketing/marketing Management Checkmark
Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
Digital Communication And Media/multimedia Checkmark
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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Physical Education Teaching And Coaching Checkmark
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
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History Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
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Natural Resources And Conservation Associate Bachelors
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Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies 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
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Music History, Literature, And Theory Checkmark
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

2,986
Applied
2,106
Accepted
1,627
Enrolled
71%
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Female Admissions

1,563
Females Applied
1,067
Females Accepted
68%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

1,423
Males Applied
1,039
Males Accepted
73%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

0
Application Fee
3.39
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
One recommendation
Required for some programs
Recommended Essay
A minimum high school GPA of 3
Interview
3 recommendations

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen July 1st October 15th
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer August 15th October 1st Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
SAT Critical Reading 510 610
SAT Math 510 610
ACT Composite 24 21 27

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

33,336
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Fees

965
Full-time student fees
13,050
Room & board
6,852
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

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

Financial Aid

22,673
Avg. Financial Aid Package
29,259
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
25,942
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
4,338
Avg. Loan Aid
2,951
Avg. Grant Aid
11,290
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
75%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
34%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

1,627
Total undergrad students
3%
International Students
32%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 7.64%
Black or African American 5.95%
White or Caucasian 69.82%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.44%
Asian 4.13%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.06%
Two or more races 2.13%
Other 6.89%

Gender

Male (51.75%)
Female (48.25%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Co-ed housing
Disabled housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 80%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Family Weekend, Spring Weekend and Junior Prom

Student Services

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Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Student Government Association, Bona Responds, BV newspaper, Students for the Mountain and Student Ambassadors

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
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Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Basketball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Division 1 Checkmark
Field Hockey No Checkmark No
Football Checkmark No No
Golf Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Ice Hockey Checkmark Checkmark No
Lacrosse Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Rugby No Checkmark No
Skiing (downhill) Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Softball No No No
Swimming And Diving No Division 1 Checkmark
Tennis Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Track And Field Checkmark Division 1 No
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark Checkmark No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No No No
Basketball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Division 1 Checkmark
Field Hockey No Checkmark No
Football Checkmark No No
Golf Checkmark No No
Ice Hockey Checkmark No No
Lacrosse Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Rugby No Checkmark No
Skiing (downhill) Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Softball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Swimming And Diving No Division 1 Checkmark
Tennis Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Track And Field Checkmark Division 1 No
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark Checkmark No

Faculty

239
Total Faculty
11:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 127
Part-time - 112
Male - 127
Female - 112