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Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College
Saint Mary of the Woods, IN
Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, founded in 1840, is a private, church-affiliated coeducational college. Its 212-acre campus, including several 19th- and early 20th-century buildings, is located in St. Mary-of-the-Woods, 70 miles from Indianapolis.
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Institution Type Private
Coeducational Yes
Undergraduate Students 690
   Women 639 (92.6%)
   Men 51 (7.4%)
Graduate Students 193
Entrance Difficulty Minimally difficult
Overall Admission Rate 73% of 367 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered No
Early Decision Offered No
Regular Admission Deadline Rolling
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPA 3.26
SAT Math 405-510 range of middle 50%
SAT Critical Reading 420-520 range of middle 50%
SAT Writing
ACT Composite 17-22 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 $44,272
  Tuition and Fees $28,932
  Room and Board $10,700
Average Percent of Need Met Not reported
Average Freshman Award $25,188
Average Indebtedness of
2016 Graduates
Not reported
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Academic Calendar System Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum Required
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates 48
Regular Class Size 2-9 students: 66% of classes
10-19 students: 31% of classes
20-29 students: 3% of classes
Saint Mary of the Woods Population 797
Nearest Metropolitan Area Indianapolis
Freshman Housing Guarantee Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing  
Athletic Conferences  
Mascot Pomeroys
Ethnicity of Students from U.S. 0.9% American Indian/Alaskan Native
0.7% Asian
5.1% Black/African-American
1.8% Hispanic/Latino
1.8% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.0% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
79.8% White
9.9% Unknown
International Students 0.7%
First-Year Students Returning 70.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years 37.8%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly Not reported