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St. Bonaventure, founded in 1856, is a church-affiliated, comprehensive university. Its 600-acre campus, with a combination of traditional Florentine and modern brick buildings, is located in St. Bonaventure, 65 miles from Buffalo. The campus includes a Friary for the community's Franciscan Friars.

Website: www.sbu.edu/

Private
Co-ed
1,840
Undergraduate
Students
(47.0%) 864 Women
(53.0%) 976 Men
582
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
75% of 3,058 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
Yes
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.30
SAT Math
570 average
520-620 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
561 average
510-620 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
26 average
19-26 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
$52,335
Tuition and Fees
$36,515
Room and Board
$13,620
Average Percent of Need Met
73%
Average Freshman Award
$29,428
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$34,877
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
142
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 19% of classes
10-19 students: 38% of classes
20-29 students: 28% of classes
30-39 students: 13% of classes
40-49 students: 2% of classes
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Campus Life

St. Bonaventure Population
2,044
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Not reported
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
82% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division I
Mascot
Wolf
Sororities
Not reported
Fraternities
Not reported
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.5% American Indian/Alaskan Native
3.7% Asian
6.0% Black/African-American
7.1% Hispanic/Latino
2.2% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
76.5% White
3.9% Unknown
International Students
3.2% from 24 countries
First-Year Students Returning
84.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
69.4%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
46.0%
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