4,056
Students
Financial aid thermometer
34,850
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
73
73%
Acceptance Rate
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

St. Edward's University is a Comprehensive institution located in Austin, TX, in an urban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 3001 South Congress Avenue
Austin, TX  78704
United States
Contact Ms. Kelsey McClure
Administrative Coordinator
Email: seu.admit@stedwards.edu
Phone: 512-448-8500
Fax: 512-464-8877

Majors & Degrees

Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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International Business/trade/commerce Checkmark
Marketing/marketing Management Checkmark
Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
Digital Communication And Media/multimedia Checkmark
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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Drama And Dance Teacher Education Checkmark
English/language Arts Teacher Education Checkmark
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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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Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
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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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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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Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
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Security And Protective Services 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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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

6,046
Applied
4,468
Accepted
4,056
Enrolled
74%
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Female Admissions

4,047
Females Applied
2,999
Females Accepted
74%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

1,999
Males Applied
1,469
Males Accepted
73%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

50
Application Fee
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Essay
One recommendation
Recommended Interview

Application Deadlines

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

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
ACT Composite 25 22 27

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

46,690
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Fees

500
Full-time student fees
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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

34,850
Avg. Financial Aid Package
37,627
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
22,005
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
4,726
Avg. Loan Aid
17,083
Avg. Grant Aid
21,938
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
68%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
10%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

4,056
Total undergrad students
8%
International Students
14%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 41.43%
Black or African American 4.17%
White or Caucasian 37.01%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.42%
Asian 3.06%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.15%
Two or more races 3.48%
Other 2.37%

Gender

Male (39.25%)
Female (60.75%)

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 37%

Student Activities

Student-run campus newspaper Checkmark
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Campus events:
The Big Event, Hillfest and Student Homecoming Events

Student Services

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Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
American Medical Student Association, Students for Sustainability, Academy of Science, PRIDE and Asian Student Association

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:
self-defense education, informal discussions, pamphlets, posters, alcohol awareness meetings, lighted pathways and sidewalks

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No Division 2 Checkmark
Basketball Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Cheerleading No Division 2 No
Crew Checkmark No No
Cross-country Running No Division 2 No
Golf No Division 2 Checkmark
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Softball No No No
Swimming And Diving Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark No No
Weight Lifting Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No No No
Basketball Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Cheerleading No Division 2 No
Crew Checkmark No No
Cross-country Running No Division 2 No
Golf No Division 2 Checkmark
Soccer Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Softball No Division 2 Checkmark
Swimming And Diving Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Weight Lifting Checkmark No No

Faculty

481
Total Faculty
14:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 196
Part-time - 285
Male - 225
Female - 256