Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, many colleges have suspended or relaxed some admitted student requirements and extended decision and enrollment deposit deadlines. We recommend that you contact the colleges to which you have been accepted directly for the most updated and accurate information.

Lake Superior State, founded in 1946, is a public university. Its 121-acre campus is located in Sault Sainte Marie, across the St. Mary's River from Sault Sainte Marie, Ontario, Canada.

Website: www.lssu.edu/

Public
Co-ed
1,984
Undergraduate
Students
(54.2%) 1,075 Women
(45.8%) 909 Men
0
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
57% of 1,657 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.23
SAT Math
Not reported
SAT EBRW
Not reported
ACT Composite
Not reported
See more

Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
$24,983
Tuition and Fees
$12,661
Room and Board
$10,472
Average Percent of Need Met
57%
Average Freshman Award
$13,104
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$28,259
See more

Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
95
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 19% of classes
10-19 students: 33% of classes
20-29 students: 29% of classes
30-39 students: 9% of classes
40-49 students: 5% of classes
50-99 students: 6% of classes
Over 100 students: 0% of classes
See more

Campus Life

Sault Sainte Marie Population
14,194
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Not reported
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
70% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division II
Mascot
 
Sororities
Not reported
Fraternities
Not reported
See more

Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
9.2% American Indian/Alaskan Native
1.0% Asian
1.4% Black/African-American
2.3% Hispanic/Latino
83.3% White
2.9% Unknown
International Students
3.5%
First-Year Students Returning
68.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
28.7%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
See more

A portion of the College Profile data is provided under license by:
Peterson's Undergraduate and Undergraduate Financial Aid Databases, copyright © 2020 Peterson's LLC. All rights reserved.