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St. Thomas Aquinas is a private, liberal arts college. Founded in 1952, it adopted coeducation in 1968. Its 43-acre campus is located in Sparkill, 15 miles from New York City.

Website: www.stac.edu/

Private
Co-ed
1,797
Undergraduate
Students
(49.7%) 894 Women
(50.3%) 903 Men
140
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
81% of 1,864 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
2.98
SAT Math
515 average
440-580 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
514 average
450-580 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
20 average
17-23 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
$50,950
Tuition and Fees
$33,050
Room and Board
$13,650
Average Percent of Need Met
40%
Average Freshman Award
$17,250
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$31,000
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
50
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 22% of classes
10-19 students: 40% of classes
20-29 students: 32% of classes
30-39 students: 6% of classes
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Campus Life

Sparkill Population
49,212
Nearest Metropolitan Area
New York City
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are not guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
26% of all students
Athletic Conferences
 
Mascot
 
Sororities
Not reported
Fraternities
Not reported
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.2% American Indian/Alaskan Native
2.7% Asian
11.9% Black/African-American
25.1% Hispanic/Latino
1.6% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.0% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
53.2% White
5.3% Unknown
International Students
4.1% from 19 countries
First-Year Students Returning
71.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
47.9%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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