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Saint Anselm College
Manchester, NH
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Institution Type Private
Coeducational Yes
Undergraduate Students 1,930
   Women 1,184 (61.3%)
   Men 746 (38.7%)
Graduate Students Not reported
Entrance Difficulty Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate 76% of 3,826 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered Yes
Early Decision Offered Yes
Regular Admission Deadline February 1
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPA 3.26
SAT Math 590 average
530-610 range of middle 50%
SAT Critical Reading 580 average
520-610 range of middle 50%
SAT Writing
ACT Composite 26 average
23-28 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 $55,060
  Tuition and Fees $38,826
  Room and Board $13,734
Average Percent of Need Met 81%
Average Freshman Award $26,931
Average Indebtedness of
2016 Graduates
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Academic Calendar System Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum Required
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates 147
Regular Class Size 2-9 students: 17% of classes
10-19 students: 51% of classes
20-29 students: 22% of classes
30-39 students: 8% of classes
40-49 students: 0% of classes
50-99 students: 2% of classes
Over 100 students: 1% of classes
Manchester Population 110,378
Nearest Metropolitan Area Boston
Freshman Housing Guarantee Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing 93% of freshmen, 91% of all students
Athletic Conferences NCAA Division II
Mascot Hawk
Ethnicity of Students from U.S. 0.1% American Indian/Alaskan Native
0.9% Asian
1.7% Black/African-American
3.3% Hispanic/Latino
1.6% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.0% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
88.2% White
4.2% Unknown
International Students 0.5% from 6 countries
First-Year Students Returning 85.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years 69.0%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly Not reported