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Saint Vincent College
Latrobe, PA
Saint Vincent College is a private, church-affiliated, liberal arts college. Founded in 1846 as a college for men, it adopted coeducation in 1983. Its 200-acre campus is located in Latrobe, 35 miles east of Pittsburgh.
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Institution Type Private
Coeducational Yes
Undergraduate Students 1,646
   Women 791 (48.1%)
   Men 855 (51.9%)
Graduate Students 187
Entrance Difficulty Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate 66% of 2,256 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered No
Early Decision Offered No
Regular Admission Deadline Rolling
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPA 3.56
SAT Math 529 average
470-580 range of middle 50%
SAT Critical Reading 529 average
470-580 range of middle 50%
SAT Writing
ACT Composite 23 average
20-26 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 $47,969
  Tuition and Fees $33,814
  Room and Board $11,105
Average Percent of Need Met 83%
Average Freshman Award $30,476
Average Indebtedness of
2016 Graduates
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Academic Calendar System Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum Required
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates 102
Regular Class Size 2-9 students: 16% of classes
10-19 students: 33% of classes
20-29 students: 44% of classes
30-39 students: 7% of classes
40-49 students: 0% of classes
Latrobe Population 8,235
Nearest Metropolitan Area Pittsburgh
Freshman Housing Guarantee Freshmen are given priority consideration for housing
Students in College Housing 90% of freshmen, 75% of all students
Athletic Conferences NCAA Division III
Mascot Bearcat
Ethnicity of Students from U.S. 0.3% American Indian/Alaskan Native
1.6% Asian
5.1% Black/African-American
2.8% Hispanic/Latino
0.8% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
85.5% White
3.9% Unknown
International Students 0.5% from 5 countries
First-Year Students Returning 83.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years 63.0%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly Not reported