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Mount St. Mary's University

Los Angeles, CA

Mount Saint Mary's, founded in 1925, is a church-affiliated, liberal arts college. Its 53-acre campus, in white Spanish colonial style, is located in Los Angeles.

Web Sitewww.msmu.edu/
Institution TypePrivate
CoeducationalMostly women
Undergraduate Students2,601
   Women2,437 (93.7%)
   Men164 (6.3%)
Graduate Students679

ADMISSION

Entrance DifficultyNot reported
Overall Admission Rate81% of 2,352 applicants were admitted
Early Action OfferedYes
Early Decision OfferedNo
Regular Admission DeadlineMarch 1
Selection of Students
FactorVery ImportantImportantConsideredNot Considered
Academic GPAX
Standardized TestsX
EssayX
Extracurricular ActivitiesX
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPA3.41
SAT Math500 average
450-550 range of middle 50%
SAT Critical Reading520 average
470-570 range of middle 50%
SAT WritingNot reported
ACT Composite19 average
16-21 range of middle 50%

MONEY MATTERS

Cost of Attendance$61,352
Tuition and Fees
$41,170
Room and Board
$12,235
Average Percent of Need Met47%
Average Freshman Award$34,579
Average Indebtedness of
2016 Graduates
$35,161

ACADEMICS

Academic Calendar SystemSemester
General Education/
Core Curriculum
Required
Full-Time Faculty
Teaching Undergraduates
106
Regular Class Size2-9 students: 32% of classes
10-19 students: 31% of classes
20-29 students: 31% of classes
30-39 students: 5% of classes
40-49 students: 0% of classes
50-99 students: 0% of classes

CAMPUS LIFE

Los Angeles Population3,857,799
Nearest Metropolitan AreaLos Angeles
Freshman Housing GuaranteeFreshmen are given priority consideration for housing
Students in College Housing 24% of all students
Athletic Conferences 
MascotAthenians
Sororities1.1% of women participate
Fraternities 

STUDENTS

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.0.2% American Indian/Alaskan Native
15.0% Asian
6.5% Black/African-American
64.0% Hispanic/Latino
1.6% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.5% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
7.9% White
4.3% Unknown
International Students0.1% from 16 countries
First-Year Students Returning76.0%
Students Graduating
Within 4 Years
51.9%
Graduates Offered Full-Time
Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing
Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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  GPA SAT ACT
UW W M ERW  
Average 3.41 3.58 476 493 19
Low 2.75 2.80 390 310 16
High 4.00 4.29 740 680 24
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