C O L L E G E   P R O F I L E   -   O V E R V I E W
Stetson University
DeLand, FL
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Institution Type Private
Coeducational Yes
Undergraduate Students 3,084
   Women 1,750 (56.7%)
   Men 1,334 (43.3%)
Graduate Students 1,246
Entrance Difficulty Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate 63% of 11,216 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered Yes
Early Decision Offered No
Regular Admission Deadline March 1
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPA 3.86
SAT Math 572 average
520-620 range of middle 50%
SAT Critical Reading 588 average
530-640 range of middle 50%
SAT Writing
ACT Composite 26 average
24-28 range of middle 50%
Selection of Students
Factor Very Important Important Considered Not Considered
Academic GPA X      
Standardized Tests   X    
Essay   X    
Extracurricular Activities   X    
Cost of Attendance $59,766
  Tuition and Fees $43,240
  Room and Board $12,326
Average Percent of Need Met 77%
Average Freshman Award $35,646
Average Indebtedness of
2016 Graduates
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Academic Calendar System Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum Required
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates 265
Regular Class Size 2-9 students: 11% of classes
10-19 students: 43% of classes
20-29 students: 39% of classes
30-39 students: 4% of classes
40-49 students: 2% of classes
50-99 students: 1% of classes
DeLand Population 28,237
Nearest Metropolitan Area Orlando
Freshman Housing Guarantee Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing 88% of freshmen, 65% of all students
Athletic Conferences NCAA Division I
Mascot Hatter
Sororities 32% of women participate
Fraternities 31% of men participate
Ethnicity of Students from U.S. 0.6% American Indian/Alaskan Native
2.3% Asian
8.8% Black/African-American
15.3% Hispanic/Latino
3.3% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.2% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
68.4% White
1.2% Unknown
International Students 6.0% from 55 countries
First-Year Students Returning 77.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years 57.2%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months 58%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly 24.0%