About St. Mary's University

Tuition, Cost, Financial Aid, Scholarships, and Admission Rates

How much does St. Mary's University cost?

St. Mary's University Cost of Attendance
In-state $28,200
Out-of-state $28,200
On-Campus Room and Board $9,300
Off-Campus Room and Board $4,000
Average Annual Cost $16,857
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000
$30,000-$48,000
$48,000-$75,000
$75,000-$110,000
Over $110,000

St. Mary's University Financial Aid and Debt

59%

Students paying down their debt

$27,000

Typical Total Student Debt

$279

Typical Monthly Loan Payment

Financial Aid Breakdown for Full-time Incoming Freshman

Aid Type % Receiving Average Amount
Grant or scholarship aid 96% $19,678
Federal Grants 48% $5,886
Pell grants 48% $4,484
Other federal grants 19% $3,305
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 58% $4,206
Institutional grants or scholarships 95% $16,276
Student loan aid 66% $6,772
Federal student loans 66% $7,722
Other student loans 7% $9,937

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Have perfect attendance for a year 180 Up to $750
Have work experience 108 Up to $6,000
Take a foreign language class 142 Up to $3,000
Do community service 239 Up to $75
Take a challenging class 265 Up to $3,000

*GPA and other eligibility restrictions may apply

St. Mary's University Admissions

What is St. Mary's University's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 78%
Average GPA 3.4
SAT Submissions 78% of applicants
SAT Reading 470-560
SAT Math 480-570
SAT Writing 450-545
ACT Submissions 52% of applicants
Composite Score 19-25

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St. Mary's University Campus Life

12:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

424

Forbes Ranking

43%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

59%

Six-Year Graduation Rate

Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 2443
Living on campus
Transfer Students 17%
Under Age 25 34%
Gender Balance
Men
46%
Women
54%

Student Diversity

51%
Diversity Index: Chance you’ll bump into a diverse range of students
Hispanic or Latino
68.03%
White
14.61%
Unknown
11.42%
Black or African American
3.11%
Asian
2.33%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0.37%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0.12%

St. Mary's University Graduation Success

76%

First Year Student Retention

43%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

$45,400

Average Salary After Graduation

About St. Mary's University

Founded in 1852, St. Mary's is the oldest Catholic university in Texas and the American Southwest.

Address

One Camino Santa Maria
San Antonio, TX

Type Private
Profit Status not-for-profit
Category Master's Colleges and Universities
Setting Large City
* Financial aid is only available for those who qualify