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University of Missouri - St. Louis
St. Louis, MO
The University of Missouri - St. Louis, founded in 1963, is a public, comprehensive institution. Its 350-acre campus is located in northern St. Louis County.
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Institution Type Public
Coeducational Yes
Undergraduate Students 13,923
   Women 7,994 (57.4%)
   Men 5,929 (42.6%)
Graduate Students 3,091
Entrance Difficulty Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate 71% of 1,947 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered No
Early Decision Offered No
Regular Admission Deadline Rolling
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPA Not reported
SAT Math Not reported
SAT Critical Reading Not reported
SAT Writing
ACT Composite Not reported
Selection of Students
Factor Very Important Important Considered Not Considered
Academic GPA X      
Standardized Tests X      
Essay     X  
Extracurricular Activities       X
Cost of Attendance In-state: $23,667
Out-of-state: $39,879
  Tuition and Fees In-state: $10,065
Out-of-state: $26,277
  Room and Board $9,220
Average Percent of Need Met 75%
Average Freshman Award $13,596
Average Indebtedness of
2016 Graduates
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Academic Calendar System Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum Required
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates 467
Regular Class Size 2-9 students: 18% of classes
10-19 students: 33% of classes
20-29 students: 25% of classes
30-39 students: 10% of classes
40-49 students: 8% of classes
50-99 students: 5% of classes
Over 100 students: 1% of classes
St. Louis Population 318,172
Nearest Metropolitan Area St. Louis
Freshman Housing Guarantee Freshmen are not guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing 53% of freshmen, 9% of all students
Athletic Conferences NCAA Division II
Mascot Rivermen
Sororities .5% of women participate
Fraternities 1% of men participate
Ethnicity of Students from U.S. 0.4% American Indian/Alaskan Native
5.4% Asian
18.4% Black/African-American
3.1% Hispanic/Latino
3.1% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.2% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
65.2% White
4.2% Unknown
International Students 1.8% from 42 countries
First-Year Students Returning 78.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years 29.4%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months 90%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly 10.0%