16,766
Students
Financial aid thermometer
28,656
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
67
67%
Acceptance Rate
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

St. John's University is a University institution located in Queens, NY, in an urban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 8000 Utopia Parkway
Queens, NY  11439
United States

Majors & Degrees

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, And Gender Studies Associate Bachelors
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Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Biomedical Sciences Checkmark
Toxicology Checkmark
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
Accounting Checkmark
Actuarial Science Checkmark
Business Administration And Management Checkmark Checkmark
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Hospitality Administration Checkmark
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International Business/trade/commerce Checkmark
Marketing/marketing Management Checkmark
Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Public Relations, Advertising, And Applied Communication Related Checkmark
Speech Communication And Rhetoric Checkmark
Communications Technologies/Technicians And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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Engineering Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
English Checkmark
Rhetoric And Composition Checkmark
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
French Checkmark
Italian Checkmark
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Audiology And Speech-language Pathology Checkmark
Clinical Laboratory Science/medical Technology Checkmark
Health Information/medical Records Technology Checkmark
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Physician Assistant Checkmark
Radiologic Technology/science Checkmark
History Associate Bachelors
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Legal Professions And Studies 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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Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
Sport And Fitness Administration/management Checkmark
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
Anthropology Checkmark
Economics Checkmark
Political Science And Government Checkmark
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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

27,179
Applied
18,408
Accepted
16,766
Enrolled
68%
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Female Admissions

16,100
Females Applied
11,081
Females Accepted
69%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

11,079
Males Applied
7,327
Males Accepted
66%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

0
Application Fee
3.5
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
A minimum high school GPA of 3
Required for some programs Interview
2 recommendations
Recommended Essay
2 recommendations

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen Not reported Not reported Yes
Early decision plan November 15th December 15th
Other early decision plan December 15th January 15th
Transfer Not reported Not reported Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
SAT Critical Reading 580 540 620
SAT Math 578 520 630
ACT Composite 26 22 29

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

40,680
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Fees

830
Full-time student fees
17,280
Room & board
10,830
Room only
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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 Adults
Senior Citizens
Employees

Financial Aid

28,656
Avg. Financial Aid Package
30,684
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
18,668
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
4,609
Avg. Loan Aid
21,098
Avg. Grant Aid
8,725
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
66%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
12%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

16,766
Total undergrad students
4%
International Students
25%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 9.42%
Black or African American 13.27%
White or Caucasian 46.98%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.48%
Asian 13.77%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.3%
Two or more races 4.29%
Other 7.83%

Gender

Male (42.43%)
Female (57.57%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements None
Housing options Co-ed housing
Disabled housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 26%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Spring Fling, Red Storm Tip Off and Fall Activities Fair

Student Services

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Student Organizations

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Most popular organizations:
Student Government, Incorporated, Haraya (Pan-African Students Coalition), American Pharmaceutical Association, Muslim Students and Pare- Philippine- Americans Reaching Everyone

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:
Emergency Notification System, CNS Boards, Public Address System

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton Checkmark No No
Baseball No Division 1 Checkmark
Basketball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Bowling Checkmark No No
Cross-country Running Checkmark No No
Fencing No Division 1 Checkmark
Football Checkmark No No
Golf No Division 1 Checkmark
Lacrosse No Division 1 Checkmark
Soccer Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Softball Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Track And Field Checkmark No No
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton Checkmark No No
Baseball No No No
Basketball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Bowling No No No
Cross-country Running Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Fencing No Division 1 Checkmark
Football Checkmark No No
Golf No Division 1 Checkmark
Lacrosse No No No
Soccer Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Softball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Tennis Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Track And Field Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Ultimate Frisbee No No No
Volleyball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark

Faculty

1,460
Total Faculty
17:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 638
Part-time - 822
Male - 820
Female - 640